I Miss My Friend — R.I.P. Tyree

Editor’s Note: Tyree Brown, 17, recently committed suicide in Richmond, CA. He was a student at Kennedy High. A candle light vigil was held at RYSE Center on Tuesday. Omm Alishlah, a friend of Tyree, was interviewed by Richmond Pulse at the vigil. “At first when I heard about Tyree, I was just in shock. If […]

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Youth Honor King, March For Peace In Richmond

Blog,  Tania Pulido, Jan 21, 2011 Just days after 16 year-old Gene Grisby was gunned down in front of his grandmother’s home in Richmond, California – becoming the city’s first homicide of 2011 – over 400 school children rallied for peace on the Richmond Greenway, a stretch of hiking trail on the southern border of […]

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When a Fight Never Ends—Richmond’s First Murder of 2011

Text: Sean Shavers //Video: Malcolm Marshall, Posted: Jan 16, 2011 Editor’s note: The first murder of 2011 in the 6th most dangerous city in America started with a fist fight and months later ended in Gene Grisby, 16, being gunned down in front of his grandmother’s home in Richmond, Calif. On Thursday, two suspects – the alleged shooter and […]

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Making ‘Strides’ in the Iron Triangle

Video, Malcolm Marshall, Ann Bassette and Donny Lumpkins, Posted: Jan 08, 2011 Editor’s Note: David Benjamin is becoming a computer expert at the Stride Computer Center in Richmond, CA. With help from the city’s Office of Neighborhood Safety, David in on his way to completing his career goals. Donny Lumpkins is a content producer and […]

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