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Richmond, California is located in Contra Costa County. Zip codes in Richmond, CA include 94807, 94802, and 94808. The median home price in Richmond is $298,000 which is roughly $226/per square foot. More Richmond information.

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17 hrs ago | Patch.com

Woman Accused in Fatal Shooting of Teen Who Fathered Her Child

A 30-year-old Richmond woman has been charged in the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old boy who was the father of her child, a prosecutor said today.

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20 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Richmond: Photos show of persons of interest in shooting near Target store

Police on Thursday released surveillance pictures of two males considered persons of interest in a shooting outside a Target store in Richmond earlier this week.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

SFGate

Slain Richmond boy was father of suspect's child

Melinda Gaffney surrendered Monday to San Francisco police in connection with the April 8 slaying of Terrance Forks , 16, outside the Crescent Park apartment complex, said Richmond police Sgt.

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Contra Costa Times

Barnidge: $7 million deficit should be a piece of cake for Richmond problem solvers

Richmond city leaders seemed dismayed last week when they paged through next year's budget and found a $7 million deficit awaiting them.

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Inside Bay Area

Richmond leaders delay minimum wage hike, seek further study

What seemed like an inevitable move to raise the local minimum wage hit a snag this week as several City Council members rejected Mayor Gayle McLaughlin's push to enact the wage hike without a staff study into possible effects.

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The Washington Post

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Cities and counties won't be allowed to raise the minimum wage under a law signed Monday by Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin .

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SFGate

Chevron donates easement for Bay Trail

Oil giant Chevron has agreed to let the public cross a scenic one-mile stretch of its property along the Richmond shoreline, allowing a long-sought extension of the San Francisco Bay Trail.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

CBS Local

2 Hurt In Shooting Outside Busy Richmond Target Store

Two people were injured in a shooting at a busy parking lot outside a Target store in Richmond Tuesday evening, a police sergeant said.

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Inside Bay Area

Two shot in Target parking lot in Richmond

Two people were wounded, one critically, in a Tuesday evening shooting in the Target parking lot on Macdonald Avenue, police said.

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Halfway To Concord

West County Family Justice Center launches two new outreach programs

The safety of Richmond and its neighboring communities has taken a giant leap forward with the West County Family Justice Center announcement of two new programs aimed at Based in Richmond, the West County Family Justice Center is launching Project Connect and the WINGS Leadership Academy in April and May, respectively, at its headquarters; the ... (more)

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Inside Bay Area

Richmond homicide suspect turns herself in to SFPD

A woman accused of shooting a teenage boy dead near a large Richmond housing complex last week turned herself in to San Francisco police on Monday, Richmond police said Tuesday.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Halfway To Concord

Cuts to California judicial system threatens justice for all

As a result of the recession, California state revenues declined by $15 billion from 2007 to 2008.

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Contra Costa Times

Richmond to host Point Molate Beach grand opening on Saturday

A splashy grand opening party at the only stretch of beach run by the city's parks department is scheduled for Saturday.

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Contra Costa Times

Richmond to host Point Molate Beach grand opening on Saturday

A splashy grand opening party at the only stretch of beach run by the city's parks department is scheduled for Saturday.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

McClatchy

Most killings go unsolved in tiny California enclave

The swinging blues joints of the 1960s and '70s, however, slowly gave way to a skyrocketing violent crime rate, once memorialized in a list of the dead on a corner grocery's outside wall.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Terrance Kelly Youth Foundation gives back to Richmond community

Although it has been nearly a decade since former De La Salle High football star Terrance Kelly was shot and killed, he remains a role model for local youth.

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Contra Costa Times

Terrance Kelly Youth Foundation gives back to Richmond community

Although it has been nearly a decade since former De La Salle High football star Terrance Kelly was shot and killed, he remains a role model for local youth.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Richmond: Resource fair draws area veterans in need

A U.S. Army veteran who served in Vietnam and the first Gulf War, the 63-year-old San Leandro resident struggles daily with back pain and trouble sleeping, problems compounded by tight finances.

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Contra Costa Times

Final Richmond gang rape defendant sentenced

A Richmond man pleaded guilty to statutory rape Friday, becoming the sixth and final defendant to be sentenced in the infamous Richmond High School gang rape case.

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Iamsu! - "Only That Real" (Feat. 2 Chainz & Sage The Gemini) Video

The young Richmond, California rapper Iamsu! occupies an interesting place in the California rap ecosystem: He's a tremendously influential figure and a cult success, someone who shows up on a ton of other people's hit songs but who can't seem to make one himself.

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