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From Richmond Pulse | 07/16/2019

Newsom’s Budget Prioritizes Education, Housing, Health — Plus Money For a Rainy Day

July 16, 2019 Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a $214.8 billion budget that prioritizes education, housing, and expanded health services, he told a conference call with Latino media, even ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 07/15/2019

Cannabis Businesses See Federal Legalization as the Key to Growth

July 15, 2019   By Ilana Sawyer Operating a legal cannabis business in Richmond, while the federal government still considers it a crime was a major theme of the 2019 ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 07/15/2019

California’s 2020 Redistricting Commission Is Accepting Applications: Only 253 African Americans Have Applied

July 15, 2019 By Tanu Henry | California Black Media  Every 10 years, Californians have the opportunity to participate in a major political project as part of a special ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 07/13/2019

Festival Celebrates Food, Music and Art of East Richmond

July 13, 2019 By Denis Perez-Bravo Debra Smith noticed some familiar faces as hundreds of people passed her jewelry booth July 6 during the third annual East Richmond Heights ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 07/12/2019

Bill for Statewide Renter Protections Advances

July 12, 2019 By Denis Perez-Bravo Housing advocate Sasha Graham remembers Richmond before rent control, and the damage high rent increases had on her and her son. For Graham, the ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 07/11/2019

Gender, Family and Being Labeled a ‘Tomboy’

July 11, 2019 Commentary, Hannah Mendoza In elementary school, people called me a tomboy. I played soccer with my guy friends and could care less about my appearance. I came to ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 07/11/2019

WCCTAC Wants to Expand Express Bus Service

July 11, 2019 By Michael J. Fitzgerald The West Contra Costa County Transportation Advisory Committee (WCCTAC) is seeking input from current and potential riders about expanding its express bus ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 07/11/2019

New Coach Breathes Life Into CCC’s Women’s Soccer

July 11, 2019 By Joel Umanzor Jr. Coaching at the collegiate level is often more detailed than many people anticipate, especially for first-timers in a newly revamped program with ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 07/09/2019

Annual Festival Promotes Healthy Living

July 9, 2019 Photo Essay, Carlos Lemus On one recent Saturday morning, people of all ages, ethnic backgrounds and abilities were breathing and moving as one as Nadia Crabtree ...
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From Richmond Pulse | 07/08/2019

CROWN Act Bans Discrimination of Natural Hair

July 8, 2019 RP Staff Report Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill ending discrimination based on natural hair and unfair grooming policies in California into law July 3. The Creating ...
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From Healthy Richmond | 01/22/2014

New 2014 Richmond Health Enrollment Events Calendar!

January 22, 2014 Quality and affordable health care for Richmond residents is available today. Across Richmond, events are taking place to help individuals and families get enrolled in ...
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From Healthy Richmond | 11/04/2013

New Resources on Mixed-Status Families and the ACA

November 4, 2013 Please see updates and resources below shared by the The Asegúrate Campaign which includes information on why mixed status families should not be afraid to ...
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