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CBS 6 Richmond
Teachers, students demand more school funding at City Hall rallyRICHMOND, Va. - Around 100 students and teachers gathered on the steps of Richm
Teachers, students demand more school funding at City Hall rally
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 8 hours ago
RICHMOND, Va. - Around 100 students and teachers gathered on the steps of Richmond's City Hall Wednesday. The group rallied to demand more funding for Richmond Public Schools. "We want everyone to know that education affects everyone," said one... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
RPS teachers, students rally at City Hall to demand more funding for schoolsRICHMOND, Va. - Around 100 students and teachers gathered on the steps of Richm
RPS teachers, students rally at City Hall to demand more funding for schools
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 15 hours ago
RICHMOND, Va. - Around 100 students and teachers gathered on the steps of Richmond's City Hall Wednesday afternoon. The group was rallying together to demand more funding for Richmond Public Schools. "We want everyone to know that education affects... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
GRTC Pulse construction begins in April, finishes in 2017RICHMOND, Va. – A major plan has found its pulse after the Richmond City Counci
GRTC Pulse construction begins in April, finishes in 2017
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted yesterday
RICHMOND, Va. – A major plan has found its pulse after the Richmond City Council voted 7-1 Monday night to approve GRTC’s $49 million dollar Bus Rapid Transit. The project, nicknamed Pulse, will transform Broad Street into a seven-mile stretch of... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Council votes to approve $49M bus rapid transit projectRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Richmond City Council has voted to approve a $49 million b
Council votes to approve $49M bus rapid transit project
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 2 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Richmond City Council has voted to approve a $49 million bus rapid transit project that has been in the works for at least seven years. Media outlets report the council's vote Monday gave city administrators the authority to... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
GRTC’s Bus Rapid Transit passes City Council to begin constructionRICHMOND, Va. -- The Richmond City Council voted 7-1 Monday night to begin the
GRTC’s Bus Rapid Transit passes City Council to begin construction
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. -- The Richmond City Council voted 7-1 Monday night to begin the construction process on GRTC’s Bus Rapid Transit or BRT. Councilman Charles Samuels voted no and Councilwoman Reva Trammell abstained from the vote. The $54 million... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
West County assemblyman wants new hospital for areaRICHMOND — State Assemblyman Tony Thurmond said he is working hard to make more
West County assemblyman wants new hospital for area
Oakland Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
RICHMOND — State Assemblyman Tony Thurmond said he is working hard to make more resources available for low-income students in West Contra Costa and statewide. During his talk Saturday on education and related issues, sponsored by the El Cerrito... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
West County assemblyman wants new hospital for areaRICHMOND — State Assemblyman Tony Thurmond said he is working hard to make more
West County assemblyman wants new hospital for area
Inside Bay Area / Posted 23 days ago
RICHMOND — State Assemblyman Tony Thurmond said he is working hard to make more resources available for low-income students in West Contra Costa and statewide. During his talk Saturday on education and related issues, sponsored by the El Cerrito... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
West County assemblyman wants new hospital for areaRICHMOND — State Assemblyman Tony Thurmond said he is working hard to make more
West County assemblyman wants new hospital for area
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 23 days ago
RICHMOND — State Assemblyman Tony Thurmond said he is working hard to make more resources available for low-income students in West Contra Costa and statewide. During his talk Saturday on education and related issues, sponsored by the El Cerrito... Read more
2 related stories
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
George Carroll dies; was first black Richmond mayor and Contra Costa County judgeRICHMOND -- George Carroll, who became Richmond's first black mayor in 1964 and
George Carroll dies; was first black Richmond mayor and Contra Costa County judge
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 27 days ago
RICHMOND -- George Carroll, who became Richmond's first black mayor in 1964 and Contra Costa County's first black judge the following year, died in his sleep Thursday. He was 94. Carroll was a leader who had a "distinguishing career by any means,"... Read more
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The Daily Review
George Carroll dies; was first black Richmond mayor and Contra Costa County judgeRICHMOND -- George Carroll, who became Richmond's first black mayor in 1964 and
George Carroll dies; was first black Richmond mayor and Contra Costa County judge
The Daily Review / Posted 27 days ago
RICHMOND -- George Carroll, who became Richmond's first black mayor in 1964 and Contra Costa County's first black judge the following year, died in his sleep Thursday. He was 94. Carroll was a leader who had a "distinguishing career by any means,"... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Richmond City Council approves affordable housing complex on Central AvenueRICHMOND -- Richmond City Council members approved a plan Tuesday to build a 15
Richmond City Council approves affordable housing complex on Central Avenue
Inside Bay Area / Posted 29 days ago
RICHMOND -- Richmond City Council members approved a plan Tuesday to build a 155-unit, five-story affordable housing complex at 5620 Central Avenue, near the border of El Cerrito and Richmond. The project site is on the former Dolan Lumber property... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Richmond City Council approves affordable housing complex on Central AvenueRICHMOND -- Richmond City Council members approved a plan Tuesday to build a 15
Richmond City Council approves affordable housing complex on Central Avenue
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 29 days ago
RICHMOND -- Richmond City Council members approved a plan Tuesday to build a 155-unit, five-story affordable housing complex at 5620 Central Avenue, near the border of El Cerrito and Richmond. The project site is on the former Dolan Lumber property... Read more
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Style Weekly
Speaking Up About the R-WordAs reported by CBS-6 last week, Richmond City Council President Michelle Mosby
Speaking Up About the R-Word
Style Weekly / Posted 30 days ago
As reported by CBS-6 last week, Richmond City Council President Michelle Mosby allegedly referred to a fellow council member as retarded. Certain words hit you like a strong punch in the gut. Refer to a woman with that C-word and you’ll be... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Assemblyman to discuss education issues at NAACP meetingRICHMOND -- District 15 Assemblyman Tony Thurmond will discuss education issues
Assemblyman to discuss education issues at NAACP meeting
Oakland Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
RICHMOND -- District 15 Assemblyman Tony Thurmond will discuss education issues as the featured speaker at the meeting of the El Cerrito Branch of the NAACP at 10 a.m. Jan. 16 at Easter Hill United Methodist Church, 3911 Cutting Blvd. in... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Assemblyman to discuss education issues at NAACP meetingRICHMOND -- District 15 Assemblyman Tony Thurmond will discuss education issues
Assemblyman to discuss education issues at NAACP meeting
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 1 months ago
RICHMOND -- District 15 Assemblyman Tony Thurmond will discuss education issues as the featured speaker at the meeting of the El Cerrito Branch of the NAACP at 10 a.m. Jan. 16 at Easter Hill United Methodist Church, 3911 Cutting Blvd. in... Read more

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