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Richmond's rap scene on the right track

Richmond’s rap scene on the right track

Michael "Doowop" Benjamin Jr. looks back with great fondness upon Richmond’s Southside neighborhood of the mid to late 1990s, recalling a strong sense of community in spite of the drugs and violence. Unlike today,...
Pacific Sail & Power Boat Show docks in Richmond

Pacific Sail & Power Boat Show docks in Richmond

The Pacific Sail & Power Boat Show is back in Richmond. The annual, four-day event began today and runs daily through Sunday at the Craneway Pavilion and Marina Bay Yacht Harbor. Boat enthusiasts throughout the country...
Forget the trip to San Francisco -- watch a musical right here in Richmond.

Salesian invites community to The All Night Strut

Don't have to head to San Francisco -- catch a good musical right here in Richmond. The talented Salesian College Preparatory drama department is inviting the community to its Spring musical: The All Night Strut. Shows...
Registration opens for 15th Annual Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour

Registration opens for Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour

Local residents are encouraged to sign up for the 15th Annual Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour, which features 35 gardens in Alameda and Contra Costa counties, including six in Richmond. The award-winning tour takes...
Life size whale artwork makes big splash at Richmond Art Center

Life size whale artwork makes big splash at Richmond Art Center

By Kathy Chouteau A current work of art is making a big splash at the Richmond Art Center (RAC) and we recommend you RUN to go see it. The piece in question, Jos Sances’ “Or, the...
Author to tell Holocaust survival story of Moo's Ice Cream owner

Author to tell Holocaust survival story of Moo’s Ice Cream owner

Joseph Pell, owner of the former Richmond Moo's Ice Cream who would become a prominent local real estate developer, was a Holocaust survivor with a story equal parts harrowing and inspiring. As a teenager, Pell,...
WCCUSD Student Art Show wows at Richmond Art Center

WCCUSD Student Art Show wows at Richmond Art Center

By Kathy Chouteau It’s been a vibrant partnership for more than five decades and its coloring Richmond’s canvas once again. The West Contra Costa Unified School District’s “54th Annual West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD)...

Interactive dining: Anaviv’s Table to host ‘Italian sensory experience’

Anaviv's Table, the unique new fine-dining, farm-to-table restaurant in Richmond where guests get an inside look into what happens in the kitchen, is set to host an Italian sensory experience of food and drink...
New music surfaces from the late Johnny Ca$h, thanks to his mom

New music surfaces from the late Johnny Ca$h, thanks to his mom

By Rafael Lima For years, a mourning Troy Castaneda said she wouldn't go near her son's music. But she couldn't ignore his legacy. "I woke up one day and I decided to just bring him back,"...
Heritage Park at Hilltop to host annual Community Yard Sale

Heritage Park at Hilltop to host annual Community Yard Sale

Heritage Park at Hilltop is inviting locals to its Community Yard Sale on Saturday, April 6. The senior housing complex at 3801 Lakeside Drive will run from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the community...

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Book Sale coming to El Sobrante Saturday

Book Sale coming to El Sobrante Saturday

By Kathy Chouteau The Friends of the El Sobrante Library will hold a Book Sale Sat., Dec. 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in...
Seven Bay Area bridge tolls set to rise in January

Seven Bay Area bridge tolls set to rise in January

By Kathy Chouteau The Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA) will mark the New Year by raising tolls at state-owned toll bridges throughout the region. Two-axle...
Photography exhibits hit the walls at El Sol in Point Richmond

Photography exhibits hit the walls at El Sol in Point Richmond

By Kathy Chouteau Arts of Point Richmond (AOPR), a volunteer association that promotes support, appreciation and exposure for the arts, has unveiled the art exhibition...