News Feature, William H. Fraker

In the neighborhood known as the Iron Triangle, comfort and serenity can be found at the corner of 6th and MacDonald, where a once-barren lot is now host to chickens, rabbits, beehives, and dozens of blossoming garden beds. In and amongst this thriving hub of life, a burgeoning community has [...]

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Video, Street Soldiers Radio (106KMEL)

North Richmond Night Walk July 13, 2012

Richmond Ceasefire/Lifelines to Healing is a movement to stop the killings without sending more people to jail.

Across the community- faith leaders, residents,neighborhood organizations and law enforcement- are uniting to build a culture of peace and healing in our community.

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News From City Hall

The Richmond City Council adopted a new General Plan 2030 to guide the City’s sustainable growth and development. The General Plan provides a comprehensive framework for developing a healthy city and healthy neighborhoods. While General Plans are required by the State of California to contain seven elements, the City of [...]

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News Report, Kia Croom

Last month, under increasing financial strain, the non-profit Opportunity West closed its doors. Housed in the Nevin Community Center, located in Richmond’s Iron Triangle, the closure left staff and clients struggling to cope with the loss of services many say are needed now more than ever.

With the economy continuing to [...]

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Photo Essay, Nick Moone

 

High wispy clouds floating underneath a clear blue sky created a pristine backdrop for the Solano Playlot Spring Celebration last Saturday, April 7, 2012. Ebullient children took to the aging swing sets and playground equipment as Richmond residents came together to enjoy the beautiful weather while raising funds for new [...]

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News Feature, Karina Guadalupe

In an effort to remodel Crescent Park’s Multicultural Family Resource Center, 49ers tight end Vernon Davis was in town to introduce the launch of The Positive Impact Project – a partnership between The Vernon and Vontae Davis Family Foundation, Modern Class Design (the interior design company Davis co-founded), and nonprofit EAH [...]

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