Video, Ann Bassette

EDITOR’S NOTE: On a recent episode of KMEL Street Soldiers, husband and wife team Kevin Penn and Arlinda Love-Penn discuss their work with the Silence the Violence Movement in the Bay Area. Also in attendance was Rudy Corpuz III, son of United Playaz founder Rudy Corpuz.

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Photo Essay, Min Lee

Pictures from the celebration of Richmond’s young apprentices in Urban Tilth’s Summer Apprentice Program. This event took place on Saturday, August 13th 2011, on the Richmond Greenway (Between Ohio and Chanslor Ave).



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Story, Iraida Santillan///Video, William Haynes

According to Alicia Nightengale, Community Development Project Manager, Imagination Playground is a play space designed by architect David Rockwell to encourage children to “free play”.

There are only 150 Imagination Playgrounds throughout the country, and thanks to Rockwell and his firm, Rockwell Group, and their Partnership with KaBOOM!, these […]

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Richmond Pulse is pleased to announce the launch of its first print edition. The newspaper will be available beginning today, free at newsstands and as an insert in The Globe Newspaper. Richmond Pulse began last fall as an online youth-led media outlet and training program to report on community health issues in the city […]

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Frozen in Time at Kennedy High

On August 11, 2011 By

Video, Will Haynes, Jose Esquivel, Tania Pulido

Kennedy High School’s Michael Peritz has collected time capsules throughout the decades he’s been at the school. He shares some of the things he has accumulated and why it is important to keep a collection of these moments in time.

by Will Haynes, Jose Esquivel, […]

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Video, Karina Guadalupe & Min Lee

Follow the process of how food waste and green waste gets turned into compost and given back to residents in Richmond, CA.

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