Sunday, January 19, 2020

Lifestyle

Richmond food scene gains spotlight

Nothing prepared Luke Tsai for “how truly excellent the food at 2207” would be, the EaterSF editor wrote in a Dec. 27 article. But it wasn’t necessarily Tsai’s best culinary experience of the year...

‘Winter Wonderland’ to bring snow, good tidings to downtown Richmond

By Kathy Chouteau Snow and other seasonal delights will transform downtown Richmond into a “Winter Wonderland” Sat., Dec. 21 from 2-6 p.m. when the Christmas in Richmond elves host an event by that name in...
Temple Beth Hillel invites community to Purim Carnival

Temple Beth Hillel invites community to annual Hanukkah party

Temple Beth Hillel is inviting the community to join its annual celebration of Hanukkah, traditional latke luncheon and celebratory candle lighting ceremony on Sunday, Dec. 15. The free event for the whole family will run...

Subway campaign raises $14,600 for Food Bank of Contra Costa & Solano

A Subway campaign held in recognition of Hunger Action Month in September raised $14,600 for the Food Bank of Contra Costa & Solano. On Wednesday, Akki Patel, CEO of Letap Group and local franchisor for...

Bridge Storage and ArtSpace’s holiday schedule a gift to Richmond

By Kathy Chouteau Bridge Storage and ArtSpace is bringing on the merry this holiday season with an assortment of upcoming festivities scheduled throughout December at its location at 23 Main Ave. in Richmond. First up at...

Tacos El Tucan opens in former Pup Hut site

By Kathy Chouteau Grey clouds and a torrential downpour didn’t stop a large swell of locals from getting their tacos on at Tacos El Tucán on a recent Sunday afternoon. The eatery—which, according to owner Alfredo...

Richmond Art Center to hold annual holiday shopping experience

This holiday season, consider picking up custom-made gifts at the Richmond Art Center's 57th Annual Holiday Arts Festival, which is the largest community event and fundraiser for the art center. At the free festival, which...

Free Selfies with Santa starts at the Shops at Hilltop

The Shops at Hilltop's Selfies with Santa feature starts today and runs every Saturday before Christmas. Selfies with Santa occurs from 1-4 p.m.

Another successful Parchester Village Thanksgiving Feast

Cook the turkeys, and they will come. For the 14th straight year, Parchester Village community leaders held a Thanksgiving Feast for families in need, serving 223 meals on Saturday at the Parchester Village Community Center...

Anh serves up elevated take on Vietnamese favorites

By Kathy Chouteau The scene? A business lunch on a Friday afternoon. The setting? A glorious fall day on Anh Vietnamese Kitchen’s outdoor patio overlooking the Richmond Marina. When this reporter and a colleague were in...

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