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Folk guitarist, harpist to perform at Kaleidoscope Coffee

Maryland-based folk guitarist and harpist Kristin Rebecca is set to perform at Kaleidoscope Coffee from 6-8 p.m. on Sunday, April 28. Rebecca weaves traditional folk instruments with unique and quirky songwriting and has performed at...

The Richmond history of the actor who lit up Lady Liberty

In 1886, a colorful man with a colorful past that included managing the Richmond Opera House used his fortune to light the Statue of Liberty, which was something U.S. Congress declined at the time...
Gyuto Foundation invites community to Annual Spring Festival

Gyuto Foundation invites community to Annual Spring Festival

The Gyuto Foundation is inviting the community to its Annual Spring Festival on April 27. The festival, which will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Guyoto Foundation at  6401 Bernhard Ave. in Richmond,...
3rd annual Shields-Reid Community Chess Tournament set for Sept. 8

9th Annual North Richmond Earth Day Festival set for Saturday

The 9th Annual Earthy Day Festival and Community Service Projects is set for this Saturday, April 20, featuring musical performances, activities and also area cleanup projects. The both fun and fulfilling event kicks off from...
Richmond's newest culinary hotspot

Richmond’s newest culinary hotspot

By Kathy Chouteau You’ve got to love a restaurant that not only brings delicious food to the neighborhood, but also helps beautify it. With its vibrant exterior murals and mouth-watering Mexican menu selections, El Agave...

Don’t miss the new art exhibits in Point Richmond

Don't miss two new art exhibitions in Point Richmond, including one at El Sol Restaurant and the other at the U.S. Post Office, according to the Arts of Point Richmond. Through June 24, master printer...

Richmond-Opoly? Yes, it now exists

Ever wish they made a Monopoly game about Richmond? This dream has come true. Today, we received word from Late For The Sky, which has been making custom-Opoly games in Cincinnati, OH, since 1984, that the company has...

Local artist’s freestyle tribute to Nipsey Hussle

Richmond artist Ricky Antonio unveiled a solid tribute this week to Nipsey Hussle, the Southern California rap star and community advocate whose murder is being mourned nationwide. Antonio paid his respects through a freestyle to...
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...

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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...