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Little Caesars’ 'big-rig pizza kitchen' rolls up to Richmond's Bay Area Rescue Mission Tuesday

Little Caesars’ ‘big-rig pizza kitchen’ rolls up to Richmond’s Bay Area Rescue Mission

Little Caesars’ “big-rig pizza kitchen” rolled up to the Bay Area Rescue Mission on Macdonald Avenue Tuesday in order to feed about 300 people in need. Since 1985, the pizza chain’s “Love Kitchen” program has...
Inaugural Native American Walk for Sobriety event set for Saturday in Richmond

Inaugural Native American Walk for Sobriety event set for Saturday in Richmond

The United Urban Warriors Society is hosting its first annual Native American Walk for Sobriety in Richmond on Saturday. The two-hour long event begins promptly at 11 a.m. from the intersection of San Pablo and...
Supervisor Gioia does us all a favor by listing more than a dozen great summer-ending events in West County

Reminder! Richmond’s free ‘Music on the Main’ summer concert set for Wednesday

The first of two annual Music on the Main summer concerts is scheduled for Wednesday night. Michael Jeffries, former singer of the popular R&B group Tower of Power, will join 6-piece New Orleans-style funk and...

Barbers set to battle at ‘Catch a Fade 3’ in Richmond this weekend

Who will be a cut above the rest? On Sunday, the Western Barber Conference is set to host the Catch a Fade Barber Battle, a one-on-one barber competition at the Hilltop Courtyard Marriott in Richmond,...
Off the Grid to stay in El Cerrito after city's planning commission signs five-year extension

Off the Grid to remain in El Cerrito after city’s planning commission approves five-year...

The Off the Grid food truck market in El Cerrito will remain at its Fairmount Avenue location after the city's planning commission unanimously approved a five-year permit, city staff told us Tuesday. Off the Grid...

‘Real Richmond Vs. Everybody’ album available on iTunes

On the same week gun violence rocked Richmond, an album featuring various local hip hop artists was released on iTunes July 13 as part of an effort to unify long-warring factions of the city. “Real...
Richmond Museum of History to hold back-to-school family free day

Museum celebrating centennial of ‘Richmond Day’ at Panama-Pacific International Exposition of 1915

With Aug. 7 marking 100 years since the city of Richmond was celebrated at the Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) of 1915, the Richmond Museum of History has become the place to be this summer. On...
Launch party for Menbe's Way Fund on Aug. 23 to kick-start expansion of Salute owner's charitable efforts

Salute E Vita Ristorante to host wine event benefiting veterans on Thanksgiving

Menbere Aklilu, owner of well-known Richmond restaurant Salute E Vita Ristorante, is inviting the community to wine and dine at her eatery next week in the first of three fundraisers for her annual Thanksgiving...
Your guide to Independence Day events in Richmond

Independence Eve Celebration at Craneway Pavilion to Feature Fireworks and Oakland Symphony Concert

Richmond residents are in for a treat on Friday, July 3, when the Oakland Symphony descends on the Craneway Pavilion for a free concert and “Independence Eve” celebration complete with fireworks over the bay. For...
Richmond's Catahoula Coffee to host 6th annual customer appreciation day on Sunday

Catahoula Coffee to host 6th annual customer appreciation day in Richmond on Sunday

It'll be easy to stay awake in Richmond on Sunday, when Catahoula Coffee is set to host its annual customer appreciation day festival featuring free coffee, a car meet, petting zoo and live music. The...

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Police chief: ‘Richmond remains a busy place’

On Friday, Feb. 9, Richmond police responded to a domestic violence call and learned an oft-abused woman had, weeks earlier, awakened to her husband...
Contra Costa County Supervisor John Gioia encourages citizens to apply for civil grand jury

County accepting applications for Civil Grand Jury service

The Contra Costa County Superior Court is accepting applications for Civil Grand Jury service for the fiscal year 2018-2019. Nineteen members will be selected to...

Unique NIAD fundraiser readies for sixth rendition

By Zach Chouteau One of Richmond’s most vital artistic hubs has unveiled the details for its sixth annual Win Win fundraiser—with the festive function all...