We’re off for the summer — see you in September!
on June 5, 2015
Richmond Confidential is a project of the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, and now that it’s summer, our students are on break to work internships at other publications. We’ll be back to train a new class of student reporters in early September.
If you’ve found us over the summer, here are a few highlights from the coverage done by the 2014-15 Richmond Confidential news crew:
Community members mourn the closure of Doctors Medical Center by Gabriel Sanchez
EBMUD declares Stage 4 drought and takes steps to curb water use by Hans Liedtke
Little Free Library movement begins to blossom in Richmond by Bonnie Chan
With increase in demand for solar power, green job opportunities return by Fabian Graber
Meet Vinay Pimple, Richmond’s newest city councilmember by Faviola Leyva
War Ink: Stories of veterans “coming all the way home” by Bonnie Chan
Doctors Medical Center: A 2014 retrospective by Gabriel Sanchez and Noelia Gonzalez
Retrospective: Archives show a difficult road for Richmond’s middle class by Knowles Adkisson
Richmond city workers’ salaries outpace residents’ income by Shawn Baldwin
The “Ben and Jerry’s” of cannabis ice cream by Martin Totland
“Reimbursement from God:” Police chaplains in Richmond by Martin Totland
Stealth Chevron consultants administer Richmond news website by Jimmy Tobias
Will Chevron’s $3 million bid for Richmond succeed? by Harriet Rowan
Timeline: History of a company town by Bonnie Chan
View from the top: Mayor-elect Tom Butt talks Chevron and where he plans to take Richmond by Elly Schmidt-Hopper
Thanks for reading, and we’ll see you back here in September!
Richmond Confidential is an online news service produced by the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism for, and about, the people of Richmond, California. Our goal is to produce professional and engaging journalism that is useful for the citizens of the city.