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East Bay high school evacuated after bomb threat  East Bay Times

A bomb threat that was posted online forced the evacuation of El Cerrito High School on Wednesday, authorities said.



El Cerrito Ranking: US News Best High Schools 2019  El Cerrito, CA Patch

El Cerrito School Makes US News List - El Cerrito, CA - U.S. News & World Report released its 2019 Best High Schools list Tuesday. Here's how schools in ...



El Cerrito High's wellness center celebrates 20th anniversary  Richmond Standard

The James Morehouse Project at El Cerrito High, a wellness center providing on-campus access to medical and dental services, counseling, and youth ...



El Cerrito High School 2018 Commencement Slideshow  El Cerrito, CA Patch

El Cerrito High School 2018 Commencement Slideshow - El Cerrito, CA - Do you know someone who graduated? Look for their photo!



WCCUSD hosts recruitment fair to find teachers  Richmond Confidential

Edward Booth on February 5, 2019. On a rainy Saturday morning, prospective teachers trickled into the Alvarado Adult School to take part in a West Contra ...



'We're school shopping for mediocre:' Richmond's students and parents try to navigate a 'broken' education system  Richmond Confidential

Seventeen-year-old Phillip Poe starts his days early. He gets up at 5:45 a.m. so that he can catch a ride to BART with a family member. Then he takes a train to ...



El Cerrito Homicide Suspect Arrested at BART Station  Patch.com

Homicide Suspect Arrested at BART Station - El Cerrito, CA - The suspect was identified because of a photo from video surveillance, police report.



El Cerrito Woman Dies in Martinez Jail  El Cerrito, CA Patch

El Cerrito Woman Dies in Martinez Jail - El Cerrito, CA - An inmate who apparently hanged herself at the Martinez jail on Saturday has been identified as ...



Which 1970s rock group got its start at El Cerrito High? Five fun facts about the school  East Bay Times

Three of the four members of legendary rock group Creedence Clearwater Revival — John Fogerty, Stu Cook and Doug Clifford — attended ECHS.



Person Struck, Killed at El Cerrito BART Station  El Cerrito, CA Patch

Person Struck, Killed at BART Station - El Cerrito, CA - Two stations were closed initially and a bus bridge put into place. Both stations have reopened.



Robbery, Burglary, More; El Cerrito Police Blotter for April 5-11  El Cerrito, CA Patch

El Cerrito Police Blotter: April 5-11, 2019 - El Cerrito, CA - Robbery, burglary, theft and other crimes all took place in El Cerrito between April 5 and 11, according ...



El Cerrito High students share tech skills with senior citizens  The Mercury News

Now Gratol and 10 other academy students are leaving the campus on Wednesday afternoons to share their technology skills with senior citizens who normally ...



Is There A Meth Lab Near Your El Cerrito Home? Check This Map  El Cerrito, CA Patch

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration tracks addresses where meth labs have been busted. Eight of them are in Contra Costa County. By Bea Karnes ...



New El Cerrito High Principal Announced  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - The District Board of Education has made eight management appointments to West Contra Costa Unified Schools.



El Cerrito Runners In 2019 Boston Marathon  El Cerrito, CA Patch

The 2019 Boston Marathon has officially taken place, and three El Cerrito residents ran this year. The men's wheelchair race crossed the start line Monday ...



Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2019: Here’s what is happening in Bay Area  The Mercury News

People will be gathering all over San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose, Peninsula at Martin Luther King Jr. Day events. Here's a look at some top events.



Ronald H. Boak | Obituaries  Napa Valley Register

1949—2019. Ronald H. Boak A much-loved husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, uncle and friend, Ron Boak, 70, of St. Helena, California, passed away ...



Murder case involving former East Bay prep football star goes to jury  Vallejo Times Herald

MARTINEZ — Jurors began deliberating Wednesday in the murder trial of a Dixon man accused of shooting a Richmond resident inside of a moving van.



Former high school football standout goes on trial in Richmond homicide  East Bay Times

MARTINEZ — The murder trial started Monday for a well-known former Contra Costa County football player accused of gunning down a Richmond man inside of ...



Richmond Woman Dies From Drug Overdose: Police  El Cerrito, CA Patch

Richmond Woman Dies From Overdose: Cops - El Cerrito, CA - Two others suffering symptoms from the drug "pinky" were hospitalized after the incident in Marin ...



New El Cerrito High Principal Pledges Academic Push  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - The new principal for El Cerrito High, David Luongo, described his ambitious academic vision at an El Cerrito Rotary Club meeting Thursday.



California schools help unaccompanied immigrant students combat trauma, language barriers  EdSource

José Sánchez crossed three borders on his own to get to Oakland, California when he was just 17. But once here, he found another barrier that proved even ...



In the East Bay, thousands of students walk out to denounce gun violence  SF Gate

From the suburban spreads of Fremont and Walnut Creek to the urban cores of Richmond and Oakland, East Bay high school students raised their fists and their ...



Former East Bay high school football star suspected in killing  SFGate

A former Bay Area high school football star was arrested in connection with the slaying of a 28-year-old Richmond man, who died after being found shot in Bay ...



Coyote or fox? Who’s visiting my backyard?  East Bay Times

CLICK HERE if you are having trouble viewing these photos on a mobile device. DEAR JOAN: Last night, with the front door open to let in evening air, the porch ...



The mayoral race: the traditional liberal versus the young progressives  Richmond Confidential

Betty Marquez Rosales on November 4, 2018. The race for mayor has featured constant debate between the two candidates about what is best for the future of ...



Week of Shock, Mourning at El Cerrito High  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - El Cerrito High School students this week have been struggling to cope with the deaths of two classmates in separate tragedies – Jeremy ...



El Cerrito police continue search for suspects in shooting at high school  KTVU San Francisco

Police in the East Bay are investigating a shooting that happened in front of El Cerrito High School Friday afternoon, according to authorities.



Bay Area calendar: Billy Idol tribute band, art exhibit and more  The Mercury News

Altered States: Through March 24, Bedford Gallery, Lesher Center for the Arts, 1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek. Featuring artists across multiple generations ...



LIST: Check out the Bay Area athletes playing in March Madness  KGO-TV

68 teams and hundreds of players will begin their quest for an NCAA Basketball Championship this month. 11 players in the big dance have ties to the Bay Area.



El Cerrito High student dies on BART tracks  San Francisco Chronicle

An El Cerrito High School student died Tuesday morning after being struck by a BART train, authorities said. Psychologists were at the school and on the ...



West Contra Costa schools fail to improve on annual test, but leaders say student success is measured in a variety of ways  Richmond Confidential

Yutao Chen on November 11, 2017. West Contra Costa district schools failed to improve in California's annual test, with half of the students failing math and ...



Gay Fil-Am mayor is a first for El Cerrito, California  Inquirer.net

EL CERRITO, California — Councilmember Gabriel Quinto will be named mayor of this city for 2018 during the reorganization of the city council on Tuesday, ...



El Cerrito observance for King holiday is area’s oldest  East Bay Times

EL CERRITO — A Martin Luther King Day celebration that originated as a protest of El Cerrito's refusal to recognize the holiday is now being readied by its ...



Celebrations Around The Bay Area On Martin Luther King Jr. Day  CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – From breakfast all the way through to the end of the day, the Bay Area is holding events to commemorate the Rev. Dr. Martin ...



El Cerrito Considers Charter City Status  Patch.com

El Cerrito Considers Charter City Status - El Cerrito, CA - Voter approval will be needed to make the change.



El Cerrito Journal calendar: Citywide Garage Sale; Gill Tract Harvest Festival  East Bay Times

Submit your calendar item to ccnjournal@bayareanewsgroup.com. Write “calendar item” in the subject line. Or mail to El Cerrito Journal, 1516 Oak St., Suite 105 ...



Rape during classes at middle school prompts suspension of El Cerrito principal  San Jose Mercury News

District officials suspended an El Cerrito middle school principal Monday morning while investigating how a student managed to corner and rape a 12-year-old ...



Early Signing Period 2018: WSU inks first part of 2019 recruiting class  CougCenter

Good morning, and welcome to early Christmas! The football season isn't even actually over yet, but the Early Signing Period for the 2019 recruiting class gets ...



Once in coma, H.S. football player who was shot makes comeback  KTVU San Francisco

It was a highly-anticipated comeback for a high school football player. He was shot and left for dead three years ago and his family thought he'd never play ...



El Cerrito Journal calendar: ‘Guys and Dolls’; Albany Library book sale  East Bay Times

Submit your calendar item to ccnjournal@bayareanewsgroup.com. Write “calendar item” in the subject line. Or mail to El Cerrito Journal, 1516 Oak St., Suite 105 ...



New El Cerrito fencing school has Olympic connection  East Bay Times

Students Chris Davis, 14, of Elk Grove, right, and Max Meyers, 15, of Albany, foil fence during a practice in El Cerrito, Calif., on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016.



Burglary Suspects Caught On Camera, El Cerrito Police Say  Patch.com

EL CERRITO, CA — Police are asking for the public's help identifying two men suspected of burglarizing a home in El Cerrito earlier this month. Police said on ...



El Cerrito Journal briefs: Folk music festival; Sundar Shadi film screening  East Bay Times

A full day of music, workshops, family activities and more await at the El Cerrito Free Folk Festival from noon to 10 p.m. Oct. 28, at El Cerrito High School, 540 ...



Theater listings  SFGate

Beach Blanket Babylon Steve Silver's effervescent revue of send-ups and showstoppers in which Snow White looks for love in an onslaught of pop-culture ...



Threats of violence force East Bay high school football games to be postponed, stopped  KGO-TV

BERKELEY, Calif. (KGO) -- There were more problems this weekend with high school football games in the East Bay. One was postponed and another was ...



High school students stage walkout in opposition to Trump - Story  KTVU San Francisco

Students at Berkeley High School have staged a walkout and rally outside of the school this morning in opposition of the outcome of Tuesday's presidential ...



El Cerrito High Grad Dies at Cal Dorm  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - El Cerrito High School graduate Henry Treadway died Tuesday night in an apparent jump from his sixth-floor dorm room at UC Berkeley, where ...



El Cerrito Police Crack Down On Disabled Parking Abuse  Patch.com

El Cerrito Police: Handicapped Parking Abuse - El Cerrito, CA - Police gave tickets to people who were using disabled placards issued to someone else.



Family, friends remember slain Richmond rapper Lil Buzz  SFGate

Richard Doss wanted his music heard. The aspiring hip-hop artist had dreams of stardom, but he didn't just want it for the fame. He also wanted to support his ...



Football recruiting: How does Bay Area’s next class look?  East Bay Times

(If you're having trouble viewing the gallery on your mobile device, click here). The football recruiting season is just about over for the Class of 2018, but it's ...



Albany/El Cerrito/Kensington briefs: Arrest made in assault; Albany wants public art ideas  East Bay Times

Trail group hosting free outing Saturday. El Cerrito Trail Trekkers group is hosting a hike of storybook homes at 11 a.m. Saturday. Dave Weinstein will lead the ...



Parents weigh in on school district spending  Richmond Confidential

Marylee Williams on October 15, 2015. Children from several schools were playing in the Richmond High School cafeteria the other evening. For the kids, this ...



Remembering coach Tom Kinnard  The Advocate

Longevity and charisma are a combination of traits that are not given to an individual, they are acquired by only the finest of people. Former Comet physical ...



Montes scores three times in Richmond High School's 3-1 win over El Cerrito in boys' soccer  Richmond Confidential

Stephen Hobbs on January 16, 2013. With the Richmond High School boys' soccer team clinging to a 2-1 lead, a strong attack by Richmond forward Eduardo ...



A show of some importance: YMTC brings GLBTQ issues to the fore  Berkeleyside

Can a musical set in conservative Ireland in the mid-60s resonate in the secular liberal environment of the Bay Area of 2019? Berkeley's Youth Musical Theater ...



El Cerrito filmmaker’s ‘Kicks’ stars cities of Oakland and Richmond  The Mercury News

OAKLAND — Justin Tipping heard the word “no” a lot while trying to drum up interest in “Kicks,” his feature-length debut shot entirely in Oakland and Richmond.



El Cerrito Restaurant Week 2017: List of Restaurants  Patch.com

El Cerrito Restaurant Week 2017: List - El Cerrito, CA - Start planning now - maybe you can visit all of the restaurants and win prizes.



3.3 magnitude earthquake felt in East Bay  SFGate

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.3 hit the East Bay just after noon Wednesday. According to USGS, the earthquake was centered near El Cerrito ...



Europe Fans of Creedence: Their Day at El Cerrito High  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - We'd like to offer thanks to Kathie Weinstein for this report on the Feb. 8 visit to El Cerrito High by a dozen Creedence Clearwater Revival fans ...



San Francisco High School Receives Scholarship Money  Patch.com

SF High School Receives Scholarship Money - San Francisco, CA - Blood Centers of the Pacific donated money to 13 high schools that had blood donors.



California Coaching Legends: Helen Lehman-Winters  MileSplit

USF coach Helen Lehman-Winters is one of the few female coaches who now leads an NCAA Division I men\'s program. She got her start coaching HS teams in ...



New International Market Offers Taste of Himalayas in El Cerrito  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - The Himalayan Grocery opened this past weekend on San Pablo Avenue, offering Nepalese, Tibetan, Indian, and Bhutanese foods.



The Boys From El Cerrity (Part 2)  Anderson Valley

Road Trip: The City of Punks. During my junior year, one of the boys, Dan Heikka, moved to Stockton in California's central valley, where he lived with his mom ...



Martin Luther King Jr. Day events: Here’s what’s scheduled in the Bay Area  The Mercury News

Find out about what's going on for MLK Day in San Francisco, Palo Alto, Oakland, Contra Costa and San Jose areas. We've got your guide and schedule to ...



El Cerrito Residents: Adopt a Pet for Free  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - Adopt a cat or dog for free in Contra Costa County during Saturday's 'Clear the Shelters' event.



Keeping MLK's Dream Alive – Resilient In Our Resistance  Post News Group

The El Cerrito community will celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a two-day event. The celebration kicks off at the Rialto Theatre, ...



With 'Next to Normal,' YMTC adds depth to its program and repertoire  Berkeleyside

With its production, opening today, of the Tony and Pulitzer prize-winning musical 'Next to Normal,' YMTC breaks new ground.



New Principal for Dougherty Valley High  Patch.com

San Ramon, CA - El Cerrito High School Principal Jason Reimann will become principal of Dougherty Valley High School in San Ramon. A replacement has not ...



Watch Where You Walk, El Cerrito! Snakebite Season Is Here  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - Two very young children were bitten already this month, one in her own East Bay backyard.



Things I Love About El Cerrito  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - Streets as smooth as butter are among the El Cerrito charms that captured the heart of Jennifer Eyre White, author of the recently published book, ...



Illinois Football: Illini flip defensive back Delano Ware  Writing Illini

The Illinois football team received a commitment last night. They flipped defensive back Delano Ware from the Nevada Wolfpack.



Larkspur’s San Andreas High School receives state honor  Marin Independent Journal

Until his junior year at Tamalpais High School in Mill Valley, Oscar Corona was carrying a full academic load and playing defensive tackle for the Tam High ...



Teenaged shooter gets 50-to-life in murder of Gene Deshawn Grisby-Bell  Richmond Confidential

Robert Rogers on May 25, 2012. A 17-year-old Richmond resident was sentenced Friday to 50 years to life in prison for the murder of Gene Deshawn ...



Pro-charter school PACs flood West Contra Costa school board elections with spending  Richmond Confidential

Hannah Lawson and Zainab Khan on October 30, 2014. Richmond's City Council and Mayoral races won't be the only hot topics at the polls Tuesday, and ...



Local high school jazz band embarking on major European tour  KGO-TV

EL CERRITO, Calif. (KGO) -- A local jazz band made up of high school students is embarking on a major tour of Europe. The El Cerrito High School Jazz ...



El Cerrito Hosts Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade and Rally  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - Community groups from around Oakland, Berkeley and El Cerrito will take part in the annual celebration.



Do You Know What DMV Fees Are Tax Deductible, El Cerrito?  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - When filing, don't forget to claim the vehicle license fee you paid last year. So where to find it? ...



Police Release Photo of Suspect in Officer-Involved Shooting  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - Police say Daniel Tolosa, 19, was transported to the hospital with injuries that do not appear to be life-threatening.



West Contra Costa School Board President reflects on two decades of service  Richmond Confidential

Faviola Leyva and Zainab Khan on December 3, 2014. On a recent afternoon, Charles Ramsey, the outgoing West Contra Costa Unified School District ...



Weekly Food Truck Market Proving Popular In El Cerrito  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - The Wednesday evening event brings in 10 trucks with a variety of cuisine.



Guilty: Richmond teen faces life in prison in killing of Gene Deshawn Grisby-Bell  Richmond Confidential

Robert Rogers on May 3, 2012. Tyris Franklin was convicted of first degree murder with special circumstances Thursday in the killing of Gene Deshawn ...



Highest Green Rating for Recycling Center  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - The El Cerrito Recycling Center – which features recycled rain water, solar power and construction from reused materials – has been certified as ...



Richmond Native to Compete at 2018 Miss California USA Pageant  Post News Group

Alexis Bradley, a Richmond native, recently announced she will compete in the 2018 Miss California USA Pageant. Bradley says she has spent a substantial ...



Multiple Bay Area school districts to close schools on Friday  San Francisco Chronicle

UPDATED: Thursday, Oct. 12 at 7:00 p.m.. Multiple school districts in the Bay Area, including those in the Pittsburg Unified School District, Vallejo City Unified ...



School Board Election 2012: Todd Groves  Richmond Confidential

Brittany Patterson on October 24, 2012. Todd Groves doesn't spend his days decoding the nervous systems of marine animals anymore, nor is he advocating ...



MLK Day events in the East Bay  East Bay Times

All events are Monday. ANTIOCH. “United by the Dream”: 1-3:30 p.m., Antioch High School, Beede Auditorium, 700 W. 18th St. A Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, ...



Emeryville schools look to a better future with all-in-one center  SFGate

Officials joined parents and students at the opening of the Emeryville Center for Community Life, a $96 million complex that houses a K-12 school, a health and ...



Meteor Chunk Found - Hit Novato Pastors Home  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - The first confirmed piece of the big meteor that exploded over the Bay Area Wednesday has been found – a 2-inch rock that bonked the home of ...



Basic, Good Bargain Breakfasts in El Cerrito & Environs  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - Where to enjoy a breakfast of eggs, potatoes and toast for less than $6 in the neighborhood.



Whats Up With the Kensington Monastery?  Patch.com

El Cerrito, CA - No chimes and no trespassing, but phone calls are welcome.



Days are numbered for giant Berkeley dirt pile  Berkeleyside

A 10-year-old, 53-foot pile of dirt in Berkeley's McLaughlin Eastshore State Park is set to be lowered by 15 feet and spread around the parkland as part of ...



Threat sends San Leandro High School into lockdown; Thursday classes canceled  SFGate

While thousands of students walked out of school Wednesday in California and across the country to demand stricter gun laws, San Leandro High's protest was ...



California approves Prop 12 banishing cages for egg-laying hens  KRON4

California voters have approved a measure requiring all eggs sold in the state to come from cage-free hens by 2022.



Kennedy High art teacher finalist for The Ed Fund  Richmond Confidential

Tyler Orsburn on March 19, 2013. Dozens of palm-sized faces hang from the ceiling in Steve Mainini's art classroom at Kennedy High School. The ceramic ...



Trial begins in 2011 shooting death of Gene Deshawn Grisby-Bell  Richmond Confidential

Robert Rogers on April 24, 2012. For Gene Deshawn Grisby-Bell, a toxic mixture of neighborhood feuds, searing juvenile emotions, a small-caliber handgun ...



Richmond student shows off tech skills with dazzling Christmas display  East Bay Times

EAST RICHMOND HEIGHTS — Every night since Thanksgiving, visitors have flocked to a sound-and-light spectacle on a cul-de-sac in the East Bay hills, awed ...



Homecoming for the 'Hot Boy$': What the Cal game means for WSU's 'mean' secondary  Seattle Times

Seniors Marcellus Pippins and Robert Taylor constitute the Bay Area half of WSU's 'Hot Boy$' defensive secondary, and they're excited to play on the road but in ...



Young Ballerina with El Cerrito Ties on Big Screen  Patch.com

Miko Fogarty, now 14, knew she wanted to be a ballerina when she was a 5-year-old preschool student in El Cerrito. Now she's in the national limelight with a ...



School board candidates: Where they stand  Richmond Confidential

Candese Charles, Zainab Khan, Hannah Lawson and Faviola Leyva on October 30, 2014. Ten candidates are running for the three seats up for election to the ...



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