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Juneteenth parade Grand Marshal heartened by youth participation

At 83 years old, Mel Davis knows he'll one day have to pass the baton. The longtime community advocate, currently treasurer of the Neighborhood Block Association (NBA) and formerly a member of the City of...
Kaleidoscope Coffee set to open renovated backyard next month

Kaleidoscope Coffee to open renovated backyard next month

The hip, art-infused Kaleidoscope Coffee in Point Richmond is set to become even more fun with the opening next month of its renovated backyard. The spacious, comfy coffee shop that opened over three years ago...

No joke: comedy nights come to Richmond

Something funny is going on over at Bridge Storage and ArtSpace in Richmond. Local comedian JD Arandia is hosting Homegrown Comedy, a monthly event bringing comedians to the self-storage, art and community space at 23...

Benoit-Casper Brewing Co. announces it is closing Sunday

We'd heard unfortunate rumors through the grapevine. This week, they were confirmed. On social media this week, Benoit-Casper Brewing Company announced the brewery and taproom will officially close this Sunday, June 9. The brewery is...

‘Taste of Richmond’ packs Riggers Loft

By Kathy Chouteau The third annual "Taste of Richmond" event brought 750 ticket holders to Riggers Loft on Saturday. Hosted by the City of Richmond’s Economic Development Commission, the festivities welcomed people to sample the offerings...
Richmond art studio preps for major East Bay event

Linda Ruiz-Lozito’s Richmond studio the home of Wildcat Art

By Mike Kinney Next month, East Bay Open Studios will return bringing free, self-guided tours of artist studios to over 12 cities in Contra Costa and Alameda counties. Among the hundreds of artists involved, expect Richmond's...

Interactive art exhibit features invented musical instruments

It's like a smaller Exploratorium, right here in Richmond. A fascinating new indoor and outdoor art exhibit featuring live performances is coming to Bridge Storage and ARTSpace starting Friday, May 10 through the end of...
Festival of Flowers to honor moms at North Richmond Farm

Festival of Flowers to honor moms at North Richmond Farm

Urban Tilth is holding its first annual Festival of Flowers at the North Richmond Farm in honor of mothers. The free, family-friendly event will occur this Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the...
Another epic 23rd Street Cinco de Mayo Festival

Another epic 23rd Street Cinco de Mayo Festival

Could it have been the best attended Cinco de Mayo Festival to date? We don't yet know for sure, but the large crowds early and by afternoon an endless sea of people could be...

Outsiders Car Club upholds Cinco de Mayo fest tradition

They are a highly anticipated, highly visible attraction at the Cinco de Mayo Festival on 23rd Street. They are the stunning, classic cars lined up in the parking lot of a mini-shopping center at...

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No controversy about this once missing Richmond mural

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Man found with fatal gunshot wounds in Richmond home

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