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'JM Toy Giveaway' part of growing charities run by local family, friends

‘JM Toy Giveaway’ part of growing charities run by local family, friends

Jairo Martinez, a 31-year-old Richmond native who currently resides in Pinole, says his parents taught him and his siblings to be grateful for what they have, and to help people when they need it. "My...
FoodMaxx, Lucky dedicate shopping hours to first responders, medical personnel

New FoodMaxx app aims to deliver savings to customers

FoodMaxx on Wednesday rolled out a new mobile app that provides shoppers with digital coupons and special offers to increase savings, according to The Save Mart Companies, which operates FoodMaxx, Save Mart and Lucky...
East Bay Relief Fund to administer grants to individuals in the arts

East Bay Relief Fund to administer grants to individuals in the arts

By Kathy Chouteau Artists and related workers living in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties can apply for funding to help weather the pandemic courtesy of a $337,500 2021 East Bay Relief Fund for Individuals in...
Mom & Pop Art Shop unwraps seasonal offerings Saturday

Mom & Pop Art Shop readies to unwrap seasonal offerings Saturday

By Kathy Chouteau The Mom & Pop Art Shop in the Point is kicking off the holiday season this weekend with the first in a series of seasonal activities for the purchasing public. This Sat., Nov....
David Flores selected as Richmond's poet laureate

David Flores selected as Richmond’s poet laureate

The Richmond Arts & Culture Commission (RAAC) has selected David Flores to serve as poet laureate for the city over the 2021-2023 term. Sheila McKinney has been named youth poet laureate for the same...
'Get creative, give creative' at Richmond Art Center's Holiday Arts Festival

‘Get creative, give creative’ at Richmond Art Center’s holiday festival

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Arts Center’s (RAC) 59th Annual Holiday Arts Festival is offering the chance to “get creative, give creative,” this holiday season with opportunities to purchase unique holiday gifts, or make your...
4 Richmond leaders honored at Salute2Kindness gala in Vallejo

4 Richmond leaders honored at Salute2Kindness gala in Vallejo

By Mike Kinney Four Richmond organizers known for striving to better the lives of local residents were honored at the inaugural “Salute2Kindness” gala, held Saturday in the historic Art-Deco Empress Theatre in Vallejo. Among the 13...
Down Home Music in El Cerrito to host 'vinyl record flea market'

Down Home Music Store to host ‘vinyl record flea market’

Down Home Music Store in El Cerrito is set to host a parking lot event akin to a "vinyl record flea market" on Sunday, Nov. 21. The event will feature all things audio including vinyl...
Pic courtesy of Renegade Orchestra

Unconventional orchestra to perform at Riggers Loft

By Kathy Chouteau The Renegade Orchestra—an 18-piece ensemble that “breaks all the rules”—is performing at Richmond’s Riggers Loft Sat., Nov. 20 at 7-9 p.m. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased here. Reps describe the Bay...
San Pablo Baseball Association opening day parade set for April 6

San Pablo Baseball Association hosting party bus-to-casino fundraiser

The San Pablo Baseball Association is inviting the community to a fundraiser event that will include a party bus trip to the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Sacramento. The event will raise funds for...

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Richmond Chamber set for first in-person mixer since start of pandemic

Stand-up comedy coming to The Factory

By Kathy Chouteau The Factory Bar is tickling Richmond’s funny bone via a new monthly live standup-comedy showcase called “Comedy at The Factory.” The first...
San Pablo police release body cam footage of fatal officer-involved shooting

San Pablo police release body cam footage of fatal officer-involved shooting

The San Pablo Police Department on Friday released body camera footage from a fatal officer-involved shooting involving an armed man Wednesday, Dec. 15.  The Police...
Richmond Art Center unveils trio of winter exhibitions

Richmond Art Center unveils trio of winter exhibitions

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Art Center (RAC) has announced its Winter Exhibitions will encompass the 25th Anniversary of Art of the African Diaspora, the...