Sunday, September 26, 2021

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Classic car show revs up for Pinole return

Classic car show revs up for Pinole return

By Kathy Chouteau “Pinole’s Annual Classic Car Show” is cruising back into town Sun., Sept. 26 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., with downtown Pinole and Fernandez Park being the hot spots to check out...
Inflatables, pony rides and fall fun return to Hilltop

Inflatables, pony rides and fall fun return to Hilltop

By Kathy Chouteau They’re baaack! ABC Tree Farms and Pick of the Patch Pumpkins—a company that sets up temporary seasonal retail and entertainment spots—has reopened in Richmond just in time for the season of scary. Located...
San Francisco Bay Ferry collaborates with local breweries

San Francisco Bay Ferry collaborates with local breweries

San Francisco Bay Ferry has collaborated with three local craft breweries -- including East Brother Beer Co. of Richmond -- on ferry-themed beers that are now available for purchase on select routes as well...

Upcycling fest in Albany to feature Richmond’s artistic touch

By Kathy Chouteau An upcycling event happening this weekend in Albany is being powered, in part, by its Richmond organizer and a contingent of Richmond artists involved in it. The brainchild of Annex resident Katie...
Once-banned statue of Leonard Peltier exhibiting at Richmond Art Center

Once-banned statue of Leonard Peltier exhibiting at Richmond Art Center

By Kathy Chouteau An exhibition of a sculpture that was almost immediately censored during its first showing is now on display at the Richmond Arts Center (RAC). “Time and Again,” on display now through Nov. 18...
Red Oak Victory taking reservations for Fleet Week Pancake Breakfast

Red Oak Victory taking reservations for Fleet Week Pancake Breakfast

By Kathy Chouteau The USS Red Oak Victory will be serving up pancakes and the Blue Angels at the ship’s next Pancake Breakfast, which falls on the last day of San Francisco Fleet Week on...
New youth-driven mural goes up outside Richmond Art Center

New youth-driven mural goes up outside Richmond Art Center

By Kathy Chouteau Those passing by the front entrance to the Richmond Art Center (RAC) on Barrett Avenue may notice an eye-catching new addition to its exterior: A vibrant mural created by Richmond youth this...
East Brother unveils its Festbier ahead of Oktoberfest

East Brother unveils its Festbier ahead of Oktoberfest

By Kathy Chouteau Oktoberfest may be on a pandemic pause but East Brother Beer Co. isn’t. In fact, the Richmond-based craft brewery released its Festbier today. “Figuring we’re all in need of a mug of cheer,...
RPAL open house to offer guided tour of new technology

RPAL open house to exhibit new technology, myriad programs

By Kathy Chouteau and Mike Kinney Got an emerging sports superstar in your household? Or how about a budding Top Chef? Your kids can explore an array of offerings like sports teams, a Culinary Club,...
Richmond's East Brother Beer expands into Texas

East Brother Beer brings home gold, silver at USA Beer Ratings

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond’s East Brother Beer Co. recently announced some “hoppy” news on social media: All five of its core beers won medals at the 2021 USA Beer Ratings, including two gold and three...

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Free EMS training available to qualified high school graduates

Free EMT training available to qualified high school graduates

By Kathy Chouteau Locals between the ages of 18-26 years old can receive free training as an emergency medical technician (EMT) as part of a...
Richmond Main Street Initiative names new executive director

Richmond Main Street Initiative names new executive director

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond Main Street Initiative (RMSI), a nonprofit that aims to revitalize downtown Richmond, has announced Andrea Portillo-Knowles as its new executive director....