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El Cuscatlán Restaurant celebrates San Pablo grand opening

El Cuscatlán Restaurant celebrates San Pablo grand opening

By Mike Kinney The El Cuscatlán Restaurant enjoyed its grand opening today at 14350 Laurie Lane in San Pablo. Dozens of well-wishers from the community, including family members, representatives of elected officials and the San Pablo...

Richmond’s Valentine’s Day options offer variety

By Zach Chouteau Still making your Valentine’s Day plans? Don’t panic, the Richmond Standard has put on its cupid wings and sought out some promising possibilities for the most romantic evening of the year. We've...

Free opening reception set for Richmond Art Center exhibits

The Bay Area’s only annual exhibition that exclusively features regional artists of African descent is set to hold free opening reception events at the Richmond Art Center on Saturday, Feb. 3. The 22nd Annual “The...
Small-scale, high-end restaurant concept coming to Richmond

Small-scale, high-end eatery preps for summer launch in Richmond

A small scale, high-end restaurant is prepping to set up shop in an unlikely location in Richmond. Last month, the Richmond Planning Commission approved a conditional use permit allowing Anaviv Chef's Table to open at...
East Brother Beer Co. set to launch Rec Room games league

East Brother Beer Co. set to launch Rec Room games league

East Brother Beer Co. is set to launch a new Rec Room league in its tap room at 1001 Canal Blvd. in Richmond, where members can compete in various games to accumulate points and...
Freshest Cargo to resume Richmond stops starting Feb. 7

Freshest Cargo to resume Richmond stops starting Feb. 7

The Freshest Cargo Mobile Farmers' Market is set to make its seasonal return to Richmond Feb. 7. Every Wednesday, the farmers' market on wheels will stop at the corner of Harbour Way and Nevin Avenue...

St. David School hosting open house, pancake breakfast Sunday, Jan. 28

St. David School at 871 Sonoma St. in Richmond is hosting an open house and pancake breakfast is this Sunday. The open house will run from noon to 2 p.m., while the pancake breakfast...
Annual Black History Celebration set for Richmond Memorial Auditorium on Feb. 3

Annual Black History Celebration set for Richmond Memorial Auditorium on Feb. 3

The annual Black History Celebration in Richmond is set for Saturday, Feb. 3 at Richmond Memorial Auditorium from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Dancing, music and spoken word will highlight an event featuring artists...

Anticipation building for Nico’s Wood Fired Pizza

By Mike Kinney As construction progresses on the home of Nico's Wood Fire Pizza Cafe in Richmond -- locating next door to Catahoula Coffee -- the highly anticipated eatery received more good news from...
Food truck owner set to open restaurant in The Shops at Hilltop

Food truck owner set to open eatery in The Shops at Hilltop

By Mike Kinney The Shops at Hilltop is inviting another community business to provide local foods to its patrons. We recently told you about the all-local R&R Coffee moving into the mall at 2200 Hilltop Mall...

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Teacher recruitment fair set for Feb. 24 in Martinez

Contra Costa teacher recruitment fair set for Feb. 24 in Martinez

The Contra Costa County Office of Education (CCCOE) is holding its annual Contra Costa County Teacher/Certificated Staff Recruitment Fair on Saturday, Feb. 24, from 9...
Richmond mayor to deliver State of City address on Feb. 27

Richmond mayor to deliver State of City address on Feb. 27

Richmond Mayor Tom Butt is scheduled to deliver his 2018 State of the City address at the Tuesday, Feb. 27, City Council meeting. "I invite...
Two women shot in Richmond Thursday night

Two women shot in Richmond Thursday night

Two women were shot and injured in Richmond Thursday night, police said. The shooting occurred about 8:35 p.m. in the 700 block of 9th Street,...