Friday, April 23, 2021

Lifestyle

Foodie treasure at Point San Pablo Harbor no longer hidden

Foodie treasure at Point San Pablo Harbor no longer hidden

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond’s pirates have stolen the hearts of the masses, judging by their rave reviews and the long line of patrons waiting outside their door. Black Star Pirate BBQ, the city’s newest foodie...
Richmond museum readies to reopen, debuts Arnauoff mural

Richmond museum’s ‘healthy living’ poster contest to award winners $1K

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Museum of History & Culture is calling for submissions of art designs for its “Healthy Living Poster Design Contest” with the theme of living healthy in the modern world. The...
Rosie the Riveter Park reopens with restrictions

Rosie the Riveter Park reopens with restrictions

By Kathy Chouteau Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park announced in a Facebook post April 21 that it has reopened during business hours from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. The park’s...
since last year

Cheers in order for San Pablo taqueria

A taqueria that's been operating since last year at the location formerly occupied by Weinerschnitzel in San Pablo received approval Monday to sell beer and wine, which the owner says will help his business...

Ricky Antonio’s music hiatus ends theatrically

Three masked, gun-toting robbers are riding inside an elevator, getting ready to commit a crime, when the doors open and a man walks in. The man wasn't fazed at all by the robbers and...
Free pickleball clinics coming to Richmond this spring

Free pickleball clinics coming to Richmond this spring

By Kathy Chouteau A series of pickleball Introductory Clinics are set to hit tennis courts in Richmond this spring. Hosted by U.S.A. Pickleball Association Ambassador Darlene Drapkin, the clinics will be held on Saturdays on...
Bridge Kitchen opens for indoor dining with pop-up chefs

Bridge Kitchen opens for indoor dining with pop-up chefs

By Kathy Chouteau Bridge Kitchen—which hosts an alternating lineup of chef pop-up menus Monday through Friday via its Food Hall—has opened up indoor dining at its home at Bridge Storage and ArtSpace’s creative compound at...
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YouTube video highlights Point Richmond exhibit ‘Taking It Outdoors’

By Kathy Chouteau A popular outdoor art exhibition in Point Richmond is now available for online viewing. “Taking It Outdoors,” an art exhibition featuring the works of 28 Arts of Point Richmond (AOPR) artists that...
Mae Krier with her masks. (Photo courtesy of her great-granddaughter, Courtney Krier)

Rosie the Riveter Day event to feature Q&A with original ‘Rosie’

By Kathy Chouteau Rosie the Riveter Trust is welcoming community members to join them in celebrating “Rosie the Riveter Day” Sun., March 21, 2021 at 1 p.m. at a free Q&A Zoom event featuring “real...
Richmond wineries win double gold, silver and bronze at competition

Richmond wineries win double gold, silver and bronze at competition

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond wineries represented at the recent San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition (SFCWC). Carica Wines and R&B Cellars—independent wineries operating out of their shared bayside home at Riggers Loft—earned multiple medals at the...

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Council approves contract to restore Booker T. Anderson Community Center

Council approves contract to restore Booker T. Anderson center

A construction contract to restore the fire-damaged Booker T. Anderson Community Center was approved earlier this month by Richmond City Council, but city officials...
Hilltop Mall

Prologis closes on Hilltop Mall acquisition, releases statement on plans

By Kathy Chouteau Prologis, a logistics company, announced that it closed on its acquisition of Richmond’s Hilltop Mall today. According to Gergana Pomerantz, senior manager,...
FAA abandons plan to divert flight paths over Richmond, nearby cities

FAA no longer plans to divert flight paths over Richmond, nearby cities

By Kathy Chouteau A proposed plan by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to divert flights off existing paths in the Oakland hills to fly over...