Avni Nijhawan

Stories by Avni

“Miss Richmond” heads to pageants

Alexis Pickins, otherwise known as “Miss Richmond,” will be representing her hometown in two upcoming beauty pageants. The 22-year-old senior at UC Berkeley will compete...

Christmas non-profit is born

It was a vision that would change the way they celebrated Christmas forever. Burgundie Spears was a sophomore in college when she decided to give...

Unwrapped: Mixed reactions to new lunch

On July 1, new U.S. Department of Agriculture regulations kicked in changing what kids eat nationwide. The federal regulations, spearheaded by first lady Michelle Obama...