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Juneteenth Family Day Parade & Festival set for this Saturday

On Saturday, June 17, Richmond's Nichol Park will come alive for the annual Juneteenth Family Day Parade & Festival. The free community event features a parade that begins at Marina Way and Cutting Boulevard at...
East Bay Open Studios a gateway to amazing art

East Bay Open Studios a gateway to amazing art

By Zach Chouteau Imagine if the entire East Bay, including our fair city of Richmond, were turned into one sprawling artist studio where you were allowed to explore intriguing works in countless mediums—all at no...
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Point Richmond summer concert series off to a dancing start

To the delight of everyone and the surprise of no one, the first concert of the free Point Richmond Music (PRM) summer concert series last Friday was a well-attended good time. Organizers shared photos...

Iron Triangle’s ‘Yellow Brick Road’ a finalist for national grant

Pogo Park's ongoing project to create a “walkable piece of art” in the Iron Triangle has become a finalist for a highly competitive national grant. Since 2009, the nonprofit that employs Iron Triangle residents to...
Grand opening celebration set for new Hilltop area coffee shop

Grand opening celebration set for new Hilltop area coffee shop

A grand opening celebration will be held for a new coffee shop at 4261 Hilltop Drive in El Sobrante on Sunday, July 2. The event for FasTrack Coffee Co. — which opened for business at...
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Artist Spotlight: Minnie Phan inspires young minds at the RAC

By Zach Chouteau With a gamut of creative summer programs about to blast off at the Richmond Art Center (RAC), the Rich Life thought it would be cool to check in with one of the...
Celebs rave about Richmond-made Sidewalks Entertainment

Celebs rave about Richmond-made Sidewalks Entertainment

By Mike Kinney and Mike Aldax Some of Hollywood's top stars speak highly of a long-running talk/variety television show that is produced right here in Richmond. That's because Sidewalks Entertainment, produced and edited by Richard...

Campamentos de verano en Richmond

June 7th, 2017 Enfoque: Campamentos de verano en Richmond Verano en Richmond ↓ Articulo original por Zach Chouteau, traducido por Camilo Vilaseca Con solo unas semanas antes del principio del verano, no hay mucho tiempo...
Several festivals returning to downtown Richmond this summer

Several festivals returning to downtown Richmond this summer

The Richmond Main Street Initiative, a nonprofit dedicated to revitalizing the city's downtown corridor, announced this week its series of annual summer events. The free community events, part of the Celebrate Downtown initiative, includes the...
Riggers Loft Wine Company set to hold 'Oyster Sunday'

Riggers Loft Wine Company set to hold ‘Oyster Sunday’

The community is invited to Riggers Loft Wine Company along Richmond's scenic shoreline to enjoy scrumptious oysters and delicious wine. Oyster Sunday is scheduled to run from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, June...

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Richmond’s Soulful Softball Sunday brings its magic to prison

By Rodney Alamo Brown The people of Richmond have proven in recent years that we can work together to build a safer community that focuses...
Man killed in shooting on 20th Street in Richmond

18-year-old Richmond man fatally shot Saturday; father arrested

A father has been suspected in the fatal shooting of his 18-year-old son in Richmond on Saturday, according to the Contra Costa Coroner's Office. Carlos...
Taxpayer advocacy comes to West County

Taxpayer advocacy comes to West County

By Susan L. Pricco Who enjoys paying taxes?  In the words of Benjamin Franklin, “…in this world nothing can be said to be certain,...