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How a popular Richmond baker without formal training went on to make a cake for Justin Timberlake

How a popular Richmond baker without formal training went on to make a cake...

Richmond resident and entrepreneur Rosa Robinson, owner of Sweet Dreams Bake Shop, was the star of a great write-up on the For Richmond blog Tuesday. After being laid off from her fifth job in three...
NIAD Art Center annual fundraiser to be held at Clif Bar headquarters

NIAD Art Center annual fundraiser to be held at Clif Bar headquarters

NIAD Art Center, the Richmond art program for people with developmental disabilities, will hold its annual fundraiser at Clif Bar & Company's Emeryville headquarters, and all attendees will take home a piece of original art. Mark...
La Perla Mexican Delicattessen at Fourth Street and Nevin Avenue in Richmond is set to reopen under new ownership on Tuesday, according to the West County Times.

La Perla Mexican Deli set to reopen Tuesday

La Perla Mexican Deli at Fourth Street and Nevin Avenue in Richmond is set to reopen under new ownership on Tuesday, according to the West County Times. The restaurant is going to be somewhat different...
St. David School holding 'Eat to the Beat Crab Feed' on Feb. 7

St. David School to hold ‘Eat to the Beat Crab Feed’ on Feb. 7

Another great Crab Feed fundraiser is coming to Richmond. St. David School at 871 Sonoma St. is holding the Eat to the Beat Crab Feed Dinner & Dance on Feb. 7 at 6 p.m. For $45 in...
Students can see Selma at Century Hilltop Theatre for free at 10:50 a.m. Monday

Students can see Selma at Century Hilltop Theatre for free at 10:50 a.m. Monday

Along with a large volunteer effort along Richmond Greenway Monday to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day of Service, middle school and high school students can get free admission to the film Selma...

Hundreds expected on Richmond Greenway for MLK Jr. Day of Service

Hundreds of community volunteers are expected to band together Monday to help beautify the Richmond Greenway and help on the Unity Park Project. The popular annual event runs in conjunction with, and in honor of,...
The monthly Point to Point Richmond event continues to gain in popularity, as evidenced by the event's growing list of participants.

Healthy list of participants for Saturday’s third Point to Point Richmond event

The monthly Point to Point Richmond event continues to gain in popularity, as evidenced by the event's growing list of participants. In preparation for this Saturday's Point to Point Richmond, which runs from 2 p.m....
Richmond's Botto Bistro now offering 50-percent discounts for negative Yelp reviews

Richmond’s Botto Bistro now offering 50-percent pizza discount for diners who write negative Yelp...

Botto Bistro, the Richmond restaurant that gained national attention from its war against Yelp, has not let up in its attack. Last year, the Point Richmond Italian restaurant gained fame after we reported that its...
Local Starbucks stores offering free wireless charging stations for smartphones

Local Starbucks stores offering free wireless charging stations for smartphones

About 200 Starbucks stores in the Bay Area are now offering patrons a place to charge their smartphones for free using wireless technology, including at West County locations such as Point Richmond and El...
Richmond born-and-raised rapper Erk Tha Jerk, aka Marcus Graham, released his latest project, 'Junk food and vegetables,' on Tuesday.

Richmond’s Erk Tha Jerk releases new album, ‘Junk food and vegetables’

Richmond born-and-raised rapper Erk Tha Jerk, aka Marcus Graham, released his latest project, 'Junk food and vegetables,' on Tuesday. The much-anticipated album, a collaboration with producer Fly Commons, was lauded by Erk Tha Jerk's ever...

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Teacher recruitment fair set for Feb. 24 in Martinez

Contra Costa teacher recruitment fair set for Feb. 24 in Martinez

The Contra Costa County Office of Education (CCCOE) is holding its annual Contra Costa County Teacher/Certificated Staff Recruitment Fair on Saturday, Feb. 24, from 9...
Richmond mayor to deliver State of City address on Feb. 27

Richmond mayor to deliver State of City address on Feb. 27

Richmond Mayor Tom Butt is scheduled to deliver his 2018 State of the City address at the Tuesday, Feb. 27, City Council meeting. "I invite...
Two women shot in Richmond Thursday night

Two women shot in Richmond Thursday night

Two women were shot and injured in Richmond Thursday night, police said. The shooting occurred about 8:35 p.m. in the 700 block of 9th Street,...