For more than a decade, one man has been the de facto elected representative of the nearly 3,000 residents of unincorporated North Richmond.
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In a media world beset by dizzying change, Richmond publisher Vernon Whitmore is a model of consistency.
When residents and city leaders spoke one-by-one of their admiration for Vernon Whitmore, they didn't talk of racy scoops or screaming headlines. They talked about his steadfast consistency in telling their unique Richmond stories.
Despite a population that's almost two-thirds non-white, Richmond has very little in the way of an ethnic press. Media professionals and analysts discuss the ramifications of its absence in a town like Richmond.