Monday, November 18, 2019

Lifestyle

East Brother Beer Co.’s ‘Bo Pils’ shines on national stage

A locally-made beer has swiftly gained national recognition. East Brother Beer Co.'s Bohemian-style Pilsner, Bo Pils, recently won the silver medal at the 33rd Great American Beer Festival, the country’s largest beer competition. Bo-Pils stood out...

Pizza Guys San Pablo’s new owner started as delivery driver 22 years ago

The Pizza Guys San Pablo has a new owner who started with the company as a delivery driver 22 years ago. Nick Luthra, who hails from Northern India, is hosting a grand opening (under new...
The Shops at Hilltop open pop-up children's bookstore

Richmond bookstore to host grand-reopening after relocation

The Multicultural Children's Bookstore is inviting the community to a grand reopening event on Wednesday, Nov. 13, to celebrate the store's relocation within The Shops at Hilltop. The popular local small business is now located...

Point Richmond Social Club hosts lively Dia De Los Muertos event

By Kathy Chouteau One might not expect a day celebrating the dead to be so lively, but that’s exactly what occurred on Saturday when the Point Richmond Social Club hosted its “Dia De Los Muertos”...

Photos! Hundreds of tricksters get treats on 23rd Street

By Mike Kinney Hundreds of children and their families in spooky, and at times downright awesome costumes, flocked to 23rd Street in Richmond on Thursday for the 4th Annual Trick or Treat event -- and...

Halloween parade marches through Point Richmond

Hundreds of costume-clad students came armed with the saying, Trick or Treat, and boy did it ever work to get them candy from a variety of businesses in Point Richmond Historic Square this morning. As...

Baker from Hercules wins Food Network’s Halloween Baking Championship

Karl Fong finally gets to talk about who won the Halloween Baking Championship on the Food Network. And yes, it's him! The baker from Hercules, who owns Vallejo-based Cakes by Karl, was declared the winner in...

New art exhibit launches at El Sol Restaurant

A new art exhibition has launched at El Sol Restaurant in Richmond. The exhibition, "Critters!" runs through Jan. 27 at the Linda Lee Drake Gallery at the restaurant at 101 Park Place in Point Richmond. The...

Richmond chef takes fresh approach to farm-to-table

By Kathy Chouteau For Richmond Chef Rebecca Orengo McFarlane, the seeds from which her culinary career blossomed were planted by her parents during her childhood, via the garden they grew next to their family home...

Your guide to Richmond-area Halloween events

Richmond's smallest goblins and superheros will be out in full force in the coming days, in many cases hurling threats of mischief (also known as tricks) on neighbors who don't provide them with treats. Thankfully,...

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UPS recruitment event set for San Pablo

The San Pablo EDC is hosting an employer recruitment event for UPS seasonal driver helpers and package handlers on Thursday, Nov. 21. The recruitment will...

Salesian’s Daylee Dunn to be 2-sport athlete at Fresno State

Daylee Dunn, a senior at Salesian College Preparatory, signed a National Letter of Intent on Thursday to play basketball and also to run track...