Richmond earning reputation for grillz as new dental jewelry shop adds options

Richmond earning reputation for grillz as new dental jewelry shop adds options

Bolo Quesada was 13 when his older brothers inspired him to get his first pair of gold grillz.

“It used to be a specific type of person that had grillz,” Quesada, who is now in his e…

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WCCUSD workshops give Black parents a chance to confront racial bias in schools

WCCUSD workshops give Black parents a chance to confront racial bias in schools

Shortly after the start of the school year, education consultant Mary Bacon encouraged about three dozen parents and guardians in the West Contra Costa Unified School District to engage teachers a…

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New campaign addresses food insecurity affecting 8 million Californians

New campaign addresses food insecurity affecting 8 million Californians

On any given day in Richmond, 16,200 people go hungry. 

To bring awareness to food insecurity issues, this month the California Association of Food Banks launched a new statewide an…

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