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Large ceramic sculpture coming to Richmond

A ceramic sculpture is soon headed to a prominent location in downtown Richmond. Richmond artist John Toki is currently creating the piece to be located next year in the front of the West County Family...
Hilltop YMCA to offer free pancake breakfast to all Richmond residents

Hilltop YMCA to hold free pancake breakfast for all residents

The Hilltop Family YMCA is set to hold its 61st Annual Pancake Breakfast this Saturday, Sept. 23 -- and that means "a free pancake and sausage breakfast to EVERYONE who lives in the city...
Half-mile of San Pablo Dam Road to close for El Sobrante Stroll

San Pablo Dam Road to close to traffic for annual ‘Stroll’

A half-mile stretch of San Pablo Dam Road will close to traffic on Sunday, Sept. 17 for the 24th annual El Sobrante Stroll, which runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The road will be...
Fall exhibitions at Richmond Art Center an eclectic bounty

Fall exhibitions at Richmond Art Center an eclectic bounty

By Zach Chouteau For our next ‘Rich Life’ segment, we dropped by the Richmond Art Center (RAC) on Tuesday to peruse their brand-new fall exhibits and discovered a trio of diverse and dynamic displays at...
Vincent Park a waterfront gem in Richmond

Vincent Park a waterfront gem

By Zach Chouteau Every Richmond resident has their own special favorite slice of local waterfront. For this reporter, it’s without a doubt Barbara & Jay Vincent Park at the end of Marina Bay Parkway. It’s not...
Cookout and turntable set for NIAD Art Center exhibition reception

Cookout, ’80s tunes set for NIAD Art Center exhibition reception

As a turntable spins rare gems from the ’80s, community members will view the newest NIAD Art Center exhibitions while feasting at a cookout on Saturday, Sept. 9. The free opening reception will run from...

Downtown Richmond’s 9th Spirit & Soul Festival set for Sept. 16

Summer may be winding down, but it won't seem that way in downtown Richmond on Saturday, Sept. 16. From 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. that day, the 9th annual Spirit & Soul Festival will have...
Richmond Farmers Market offers taste of the unexpected

Richmond Farmers Market offers taste of the unexpected

By Zach Chouteau In our latest Rich Life segment, we dropped by the Richmond Farmers Market last week and was reminded of just what makes the offbeat offering a local treasure. You’ll find a wealth of...

Salute to donate Friday sales to Hurricane Harvey relief

Menbere Aklilu, an Ethiopian immigrant, domestic violence survivor and the charitable owner of Richmond’s Salute E Vita Ristorante, has announced that all sales at her restaurant on Friday, Sept. 8 will be donated to...
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Little Caesars ‘Love Kitchen’ parks in Richmond

The Little Caesars Love Kitchen parked in front of the Bay Area Rescue Mission at 200 Macdonald Ave. in Richmond on Wednesday. In its third visit to the Richmond shelter and resources center, the big-rig...

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Community invited to help paint Rancho Market in North Richmond

Community invited to help paint Rancho Market in North Richmond

The Rancho Market store in North Richmond will soon receive a paint job thanks to a community effort. Supervisor John Gioia’s office is partnering with...

Richmond police convince suicidal man to drop knife

An armed, suicidal man in an Iron Triangle home took to Facebook Live during his moment of heightened distress last week -- but two...
East Brother Beer Co., Richmond Promise to host teacher appreciation event Wednesday

East Brother Beer Co., Richmond Promise to host teacher appreciation event Wednesday

Teachers and counselors will be celebrated at East Brother Beer Co. in Richmond on Wednesday, Sept. 27, when the brewery hosts the first "Cheers...