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Maria Muldaur to kick off Point Richmond Music free concert series

Maria Muldaur to kick off Point Richmond Music free concert series

Maria Muldaur and her Red Hot Bluesiana Band are set to kick off the 2018 free summer concert series this Friday, June 8. Enjoy a free concert with high energy New Orleans blues, R&B  and...
Serving booze at proposed Richmond karaoke club 'essential' to success

Serving booze at proposed Richmond karaoke club ‘essential’

A karaoke night club with booze? It isn’t just ideal – it’s “essential.” That’s what we learned from a Richmond Planning Department application proposing to create the W Club at 5327 Jacuzzi St. in Richmond. Shihong...
San Pablo Library goes beyond the books

San Pablo Library goes beyond the books

By Zach Chouteau If the mention of a city library conjures to your mind a lifeless alcove of old books and quiet shadows, you likely haven’t stopped by the San Pablo Library, a stylish facility...

Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why features moped ride through Point Richmond

We are well aware that 13 Reasons Why was filmed in various Bay Area locations, since representatives of the Netflix series have routinely asked the Richmond Standard to post about casting calls prior to...

4th Annual Richmond Pride celebration set for Sunday, June 3

The community is invited to the 4th Annual Richmond Pride celebration this Sunday, June 3, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Marina Bay Park (corner of Regatta Blvd and Melville Square). The event,...
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...

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Richmond Business Hub to be ‘transformative’ for downtown

About 75 years ago, Richmond’s downtown corridor – specifically Macdonald Avenue – was one of the hottest spots in the Bay Area, having benefiting...
Richmond Pizza House a welcome additional to local food scene

Richmond Pizza House a welcome addition to local food scene

By Zach Chouteau Everyone’s a VIP at Richmond Pizza House. The new eatery, which owner Issa Abuhayja opened up last month at 12343 San Pablo Ave....
Betty Reid Soskin book reading, discussion set for Richmond library on Thursday

Betty Reid Soskin book reading, discussion set for Richmond library on Thursday

The famous Betty Reid Soskin is set to participate in a free book signing and discussion in the Whittlesey Room at Richmond Public Library, 325...