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West County eateries mentioned in list of Bay Area's top food orders

West County eateries mentioned in list of Bay Area’s top food orders

The staff at sfgate.com put together a list of the most buzz-worthy food items being ordered in cities throughout the Bay Area, and items from eateries in Richmond, El Cerrito and Hercules earned mention. In...
Ship-shape swing dance rocks the Red Oak Victory

Swing dance rocks the Red Oak Victory

By Zach Chouteau The ‘Rich Life’ segment clambered up the gangplank of the Red Oak Victory on Saturday night, and experienced a tune-filled trip back to Richmond’s glory years of the 1940s. Folks in vintage fashions...

Revamped Cafe McBryde ready for relaunch

By Zach Chouteau Fans of fantastic breakfast fare can officially rejoice; Cafe McBryde, the popular little establishment that underwent a forced closure about a year ago, seems ready for relaunch this Saturday. Shuttered by the Contra...

Jersey Mike’s Subs opens in San Pablo

Jersey Mike’s Subs, a popular sandwich maker with 1,500 franchises nationwide, opened in San Pablo early this month.  The new franchise owned by Indy and Meet Pahwa is located at 30 D San Pablo Towne...

Salute E Vita Ristorante to close July 6

Menbere Aklilu, the highly charitable owner of Salute E Vita Ristorante in Richmond's Marina Bay, has announced today that her restaurant will officially close on July 6. Aklilu said the decision to close results from...

23rd Street ‘Pup Crawl’ set for May 31

Bring your dog, or volunteer to walk one in need from the Jelly's Place animal shelter, for the 23rd Street Pup Crawl on Thursday, May 31. The event is part of a broader, ongoing effort...
SS Red Oak Victory needs volunteers

Watch ‘Das Boot’ on, well, das boot

What better way to watch the German film "Das Boot" -- German for "The Boat" -- than while on board the SS Red Oak Victory. A special screening of the director's cut of the 1981...

Farm field trip enriches Richmond Kindergarteners

By Zach Chouteau The ‘Rich Life’ segment recently set aside its focus on our fair city for a farming foray that won’t soon be forgotten. The first year attending Richmond’s Mira Vista Elementary School has had...
City receives grant to plan bike trail from Richmond Ferry to Richmond-San Rafael Bridge

City receives grant to plan bike trail from Richmond Ferry to Richmond-San Rafael Bridge

Richmond learned Friday it is the recipient of a grant from the California Department of Transportation to plan a bike trail link between the Richmond Ferry and the Richmond San Rafael-Bridge, City Manager Bill...

Former Obama senior advisor Valerie Jarrett coming to Richmond

Valerie Jarrett, a senior advisor at the White House during the Obama administration, is coming to Richmond on Wednesday for a public event and conversation with Buffy Wicks, a candidate for Assembly for District...

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Community comes together at Juneteenth Parade and Festival in Richmond

Community comes together at Juneteenth Parade and Festival in Richmond

Thousands of community members attended the Juneteenth Parade and Festival at Nicholl Park in Richmond. The annual celebration remembers June 19, 1865, the day that...
Narcotics bust nets eight arrests, three from Richmond

Narcotics bust nets eight arrests, three from Richmond

A three-months-long investigation launched by tips from residents of the Coronado neighborhood led to the arrest of eight suspects, including three brothers from Richmond,...
Serving booze at proposed Richmond karaoke club 'essential' to success

Planning Commission approves Karaoke Club for Jacuzzi Street

The Richmond Planning Department on June 7 unanimously approved a plan to install a Karaoke Club at 5327 Jacuzzi St. in Richmond. Longtime Richmond business...