Before the Tuesday night deadline, 18 candidates from diverse backgrounds filed applications to fill the empty seat. The council majority will only choose one of them.
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Richmond residents donned red, white and blue and showed their support for military veterans at two separate events in the city on Monday.
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Tagged City Councilman Tom Butt, City of Richmond, Company Town, Contra Costa Supervisor John Gioia, Councilman Nat Bates, Mayor Gayle McLaughlin, National Park Service, Port of Richmond, Rhonda Harris, richmond museum of history, Richmond Veterans Memorial Hall, riggers loft, Rosie the Riveter Trust, SS Red Oak Victory, veterans day, Veterans Resource Program
The Veterans Resource Program, founded by Rhonda Harris in 2011, is a place where veterans can stay, get information about filing benefits claims, and find help for PTSD and other wartime symptoms.
A new resource center for homeless veterans to call home opened last week on the corner of Maine Avenue and Harbour Way South. Established by Rhonda Harris, the four bedroom two-story house with a white...
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Corky Boozé, Jovanka Beckles and Jim Rogers win in tight council race.
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Tagged Corky Booze, Harry Singh, jim rogers, Jovanka Beckles, Ludmyrna Lopez, Maria Viramontes, Nat Bates, political action committees, politics, Rhonda Harris, Richmond City Council, Virginia Finlay
Rhonda Harris has style, substance, and a focus on bringing jobs to town.
Former Richmond City Councilman John Ziesenhenne has filed his paperwork and will run to unseat Mayor Gayle McLaughlin in November's general election.
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It may be a far-flung theory at this point, but depending on how the mayor's race shakes out, City Council could be left a man short. Who could be in line for a council appointment?
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