One Bottle of Whiskey Killed, No Birds Hurt at 32nd Annual Richmond Turkey ShootAt least one bottle of Wild Turkey was emptied, but no birds were harmed at the 32nd annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Shoot, which drew 150 people Thursday.
Richmond City Council, Levin Terminal Plan to Phase Out Handling Coal, 'Petcoke' by 2026Richmond city officials on Friday announced a new plan for the city to phase out the handling of coal and "petcoke" at the Levin Richmond Marine Terminal in the next five years, according to Bay Area environmental groups.
Richmond Mayor, City Council Trade Barbs Over Criticisms of City ManagerA day after the Richmond City Council voted to condemn Mayor Tom Butt for criticisms of the city manager, Butt called out the council Wednesday for “plotting a coup.”
Richmond Bans Natural Gas Hookups in New ConstructionThe Richmond city council approved a ban on natural gas hookups in new building developments earlier this week in an effort to cut down on pollution.
UPDATE: All Westbound Lanes of I-80 Near Richmond Reopen After Collision Overturns Two CarsA crash on westbound I-80 overturned two vehicles and blocked all lanes for nearly an hour, causing heavy traffic delays during rush hour Tuesday afternoon.
FBI Gang Enforcement Operations Lead to Charges in 2 Attempted Homicides in East BayA pair of successful FBI Safe Streets Task Force operations in the East Bay led to charges against seven people in two different attempted homicides, including several suspects who allegedly conspired to murder a rival Richmond gang member.
Oakland: 'Keys To Equity' Project Helps Low-Income Black Homeowners Build In-Law UnitsA new program from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is giving low-income Black homeowners a chance to profit from their houses by building rental units on their property.
Richmond Police Chief Bisa French Placed On Administrative Leave Amid 'Family Situation'Richmond's police chief is on leave because of what the city called "an unfolding family situation" that has reportedly involved other Bay Area police departments.
LGBTQ+ Students Rising Above Scholar Overcame Challenges to Excel at CalWhile all Students Rising Above scholars are amazingly resilient and inspirational, Yendi Rebollo shows us all what it truly means to shine brightly, even in life's darkest moments.
Developer Building 19-Acre State-Of-The-Art Cannabis Farm In North RichmondA state-of-the-art pot facility is breaking ground in the East Bay. A developer has begun construction of a cannabis mega-campus on the North Richmond coastline, just off the Richmond Parkway.
West Contra Costa School Board Votes to Mandate Vaccine for Staff and StudentsThe West Contra Costa Unified School District voted on whether or not to mandate COVID-19 vaccination but the controversy wasn’t just about the mandate.
Richmond Man Helps Young Voices Be Heard Through Community NewspaperYoung people in Richmond are discovering the power of writing, thanks to this week's Jefferson Award winner.
One Dead, 3 Injured In Horrific Richmond I-80 Chain Reaction Crash One person dead and three others were injured early Monday in a horrific chain reaction crash on I-80 in Richmond.
Wildcat Canyon Park Visitors Extinguish Grass Fire, Report Suspected Arsonist to PoliceQuick-thinking park visitors extinguished a small grass fire using their bottled water and reported a suspected arsonist Friday morning at Wildcat Canyon Regional Park near Richmond, authorities said.
UPDATE: Fatal BART Accident Shuts Down Richmond Station; Triggers East Bay DelaysA person was killed Thursday morning after jumping onto the tracks at BART's Richmond Station, forcing the closure of the station and triggering delays for East Bay commuters.