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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 $299,000 which is roughly $264/per square foot. More Richmond information.

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20 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

West Contra Costa hospital losing workers amid uncertain future

As Contra Costa County officials scramble for options to save Doctors Medical Center in some form, skilled workers are leaving in droves amid the continuing uncertainty.

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Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

Richmond: Wanted woman accused of robbing 87 year-old, breaking her hip

A woman suspected of robbing an elderly woman and breaking her hip at a Point Richmond bank earlier this month remains on the loose, and police are asking the public's help identifying her.

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Yesterday | Contra Costa Times

Richmond: Wanted woman accused of robbing 87 year-old, breaking her hip

A woman suspected of robbing an elderly woman and breaking her hip at a Point Richmond bank earlier this month remains on the loose, and police are asking the public's help identifying her.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Three people injured in Richmond residential apartment complex fire

Three people were injured early Sunday morning after a one-alarm fire broke out at a Richmond residential apartment complex, fire officials said.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Inside Bay Area

East Bay Park It: Don't forget to bring water, especially now

I've mentioned it before, but in view of the recent hot and dry weather, it's worth repeating -- take plenty of water with you when you hike in the regional parks and other open spaces.

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Contra Costa Times

State watchdog commission probes Richmond councilman

The state's political watchdog commission has been probing alleged campaign finance faux pas made by City Councilman Corky Booze for more than a year, an agency spokesman revealed this week.

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Contra Costa Times

West Contra Costa half-brothers get life for kidnap, rape

In an emotionally charged courtroom that heard from a father who said his daughter no longer hugs him and a mother who said she did the best she could in raising her boys, a Contra Costa judge on Friday sentenced West County half-brothers to life sentences in prison for the kidnap and brutal rape of an East Bay woman on Valentine's Day 2010.

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SFGate

Street Style: LinkedIn recruiter proves comfort can be stylish

Angel Au-Yeung says she likes to be "really, really comfortable," which often translates into loose, shapeless clothing and a preference for breathing room and mobility.

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Motor Trend

Real MPG Part 2: It's Report Card TimeMotor Trend's Real MPG Program...

When we commenced the Motor Trend Real MPG program six months ago, we weren't exactly sure where its path would wind, but we knew we'd eventually wind up here -- with a stack of mileage data from 100 cars and trucks in front of us.

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Marine News

Danish Bunker Trader Joins GAC in London

GAC Bunker Fuels says it has appointed former GAC Denmark Shipping Assistant Ida Ryberg as a Bunker Trader with its UK team.

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Inside Bay Area

Richmond: Police investigate housing authority manager for alleged misuse of public funds

Police detectives are investigating allegations that a maintenance manager for the city's embattled Public Housing Authority steered $340,000 in work contracts to a company linked to her husband, and hinted that the probe could turn up more.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Marine News

Homecoming Scotland 2014 Fireball Championships

Lerwick Harbour is ready for an exciting week of sailing with the 2014 Fireball European Championships taking place at the port next week.

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Contra Costa Times

Concord does about face on raising parking fines

A month after raising several local parking fines to match the highest in the Contra Costa County, city leaders reversed their decision and instead have now endorsed only modest increases.

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Deseret News

Varying health premium subsidy amounts under health care law worry consumers

An applicant, second from right, is given assistance during a health care enrollment event at the Bay Area Rescue Mission, Monday, March 31, 2014, in Richmond, Calif.

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Inside Bay Area

Albany man has seen a lot of changes in 90 years

Sitting with Gene Hellwig in his living room, you'd never guess that it's his 90th birthday.

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Oakland Post

League of Women Voters Elects New Officers

The League of Women Voters West Contra Costa County held its annual meeting recently where it announced newly elected board member.

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SFGate

Irma Thomas happy to give the people what they want

When her music career ebbed in the 1970s, Irma Thomas left her native New Orleans, moved to Oakland and took a day job at the Montgomery Ward department store in Richmond.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Reuters

San Francisco approves soda tax for November ballot

Cans of soda are displayed in a case at Kwik Stops Liquor in San Diego, California February 13, 2014.

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Inside Bay Area

Rescued birds find new home in Richmond

Eight black-crowned night herons and snowy egrets were released along the western bank of Point Pinole Regional Shoreline Park in Richmond on Wednesday afternoon.

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Contra Costa Times

Barnidge: Not every change in Lafayette is coming at a breakneck pace

Lafayette residents upset at how quickly new construction is changing their town can find solace in the snail's pace of the development formerly known as the Terraces of Lafayette.

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