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Space Explorers: The Infinite to lift off at the Craneway

Space Explorers: The Infinite to lift off at the Craneway

By Kathy Chouteau An out-of-this-world experience has arrived at Richmond’s Craneway Pavilion, ready for your exploration. Space Explorers: The Infinite is an hour-long immersive experience, where participants can take an interactive journey to space aboard...
Richmond actor taking the stage as Colonel Mustard in Clue

Richmond actor taking the stage as Colonel Mustard in Clue

By Kathy Chouteau Dorian Lockett works as an accountant by day, but by night the Richmond resident and part-time actor plays the role of murder suspect Colonel Mustard in Center Repertory Company’s production of Clue, opening...
Dissident Spirits honored for ‘Best U.S. Gin’ at prestigious competition

Dissident Spirits honored for ‘Best U.S. Gin’ at prestigious competition

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond is known for its take on many notable creations: Birria tacos, craft beer, wine, music, art and WWII ships among them—and now, thanks to Dissident Spirits recent showing at the prestigious...
Floating Pumpkin Patch readies for its seasonal splash at The Plunge

Floating Pumpkin Patch readies for its seasonal splash at The Plunge

By Kathy Chouteau The City of Richmond’s time-held tradition of setting pumpkins afloat in The Plunge is returning this month, as sure as Halloween gets marked on every kiddo’s calendar. The City welcomes families to its...
Bay Area Rescue Mission preps for 'Community Block Party'

Bay Area Rescue Mission preps for ‘Community Block Party’

By Kathy Chouteau Amid a challenging economic climate that has taken a toll on Richmond residents, the Bay Area Rescue Mission (BARM) is hosting a Community Block Party Sat., Oct. 29 to offer some key...
Richmond's popular 'Trick or Treat' event returning, and expanding

Richmond’s popular ‘Trick or Treat’ event returning, and expanding

By Mike Kinney For the first time since 2019, the popular Trick or Treat community event along 23rd Street in Richmond is set to return on Oct. 31, and this year the event will expand...
Health & Wellness Resource Fair coming to Nicholl Park

Health & Wellness Resource Fair coming to Nicholl Park

By Kathy Chouteau The West Contra Costa Health & Wellness Resource Fair is checking into Richmond’s Nicholl Park Sat., Oct. 15 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a host of helpful resources for getting...

A Few of My Favorite Things: Fleet Week’s Blue Angels

By Kathy Chouteau The Standard’s recently launched series, “A Few of My Favorite Things,” takes a quick look at some of this reporter’s top local treasures—be they food, drink, places or faces—from Richmond and beyond....
Men Who Cook to bring 'food-tasting extravaganza' to Richmond

Men Who Cook to bring ‘food-tasting extravaganza’ to Richmond

A delicious fundraiser for the Bay Area Girls Club is coming to the Richmond Convention Center at 403 Civic Center Plaza from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 16. "Men Who Cook" will feature dishes cooked by...
Hercules Bay Front Festival & Run set for this Sunday

Hercules Bay Front Festival & Run set for this Sunday

By Kathy Chouteau The Hercules Education Foundation is lacing up its sneaks to host its 2022 Annual Bay Front Festival & Run Sun., Oct. 2—an in-person and virtual 5K, 10K and 1 Mile Run/Walk and...

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License plate reader technology pitched for Richmond BART parking areas

New app makes bike parking at BART stations easier

Rather than using a pre-paid card to store your bike in eLockers at stations, riders can now use an app. The new BikeLink app available...
Register for the 2023 West Contra Costa Education Fair

Register for the 2023 West Contra Costa Education Fair

This story was originally published by GO Public Schools West Contra Costa. By Natalie Walchuk The 2023 West Contra Costa Education Fair is set for Saturday, January...
Antojitos Guatemaltecos celebrates grand opening at new location

Antojitos Guatemaltecos celebrates grand opening in El Cerrito

Yury Aguilar, owner of Antojitos Guatemaltecos, reached out to the Standard this week to inform us that the popular business has moved to 11252...