by Monet Boyd I always wanted to travel the world, and this summer I got the chance.It was my junior year at El Cerrito High School, and a friend nominated me...

Commentary, Asani Shakur Recently, I came across some of the rhetoric that has taken place in the Richmond City Council.I saw on Youtube that Councilwoman Jovanka Beckles was chastised and made a...

By Zaira SierraFor over four years, I’ve worked with Richmond families. I’ve volunteered with Contra Costa Interfaith Supporting Community Organization assisting undocumented youth with their Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals...

Commentary, Vernon Whitmore Approaching the November's elections, I have been thinking more and more about Richmond's future, not just after this year's votes are cast, but in the years and generations...

Profile, Nancy Deville City Council candidate Dameion King may be a newcomer to the Richmond political scene, but he says he’s no stranger to the needs of the city.“I’ve had bullets...

Photo Essay, David Meza David Batiste says he loves the job he describes as “a little dangerous” and “never the same routine.”Baptiste is an equipment operator with Richmond’s Code...

Commentary, Melvin Willis Back in March 2014 while I was visiting my mom at her home she suddenly lost her breath, and couldn’t catch it. Her breathing was so labored...

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