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The monthly Point to Point Richmond event continues to gain in popularity, as evidenced by the event's growing list of participants.

Don’t forget! Second ever Point to Point Richmond event happening Saturday

The second installment of the super fun Point to Point Richmond event will be held Saturday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. The first running of the monthly event in May was reportedly a total...
Salute expecting to serve hundreds of families in need Thanksgiving meals.

Salute expects to serve hundreds of families in need Thanksgiving meals

Richmond’s Salute e Vita Ristorante plans to serve hundreds of free meals to local families in need for a fourth straight Thanksgiving Day. A Tuesday blog post from the nonprofit For Richmond reminded us of...
Fans of one of Richmond's best known rappers, Kool John, are getting restless on Twitter as they await the release of his next album.

Where in the world is $hmopcity? Fans eagerly await Kool John’s next album

Fans of one of Richmond's best known rappers, Kool John, are getting restless on Twitter. Kool John keeps promising to release his latest album, $hmopcity, at some point this month. Almost daily, he teases fans...
Crestmont School to hold Magic Show & Mixer for parents of prospective students

Don’t miss Crestmont School’s annual Swap & Shop Harvest Festival

The community is invited to Crestmont School on Saturday (Nov. 8) to take part in free family fun at the annual Swap & Shop Harvest Festival, which will feature a free magic show. The festival...
Grateful Dead sound man's side gig: Making LSD in Point Richmond basement

Grateful Dead sound man’s side gig: Making LSD in Point Richmond basement

Some interesting facts involving a Grateful Dead sound man who apparently lived in Point Richmond in 1966 were reported in a Bay Area News Group article Friday. The sound man, named Owsley Stanley, doubled as...

Here’s how Richmond resident Carlos Salazar fared on CBS’ Price is Right

Earlier this month, we told you to root for Richmond resident Carlos Salazar on CBS' Price is Right, after show officials informed us he would appear on the show Monday. The episode is now available...
Richmond's new American diner, Marina Bay Grill, finally opened its doors for business on Wednesday.

Menu for soon-to-open Marina Bay diner released

Check out the new menu for the American diner that is set to open in Richmond's Marina Bay. The Marina Bay Grill, which will be located at 2167 Meeker Ave., is scheduled to open "within...
Rich Homie Quan joins Richmond-based HBK's latest track, 'On me'

Rich Homie Quan joins Richmond-based HBK’s latest track, ‘On me’

Richmond-based HBK Gang proved again Monday the group's recent and swift rise in the national hip hop scene will not be short-lived, dropping a new tune "On Me" featuring Atlanta star Rich Homie Quan. But...
Salesian's Halloween Fest Saturday night to feature spooky haunted hallway tour

Salesian’s Halloween Fest Saturday night to feature spooky haunted hallway tour

Salesian College Preparatory is hosting a "bone-chilling" Halloween event Saturday that includes a tour of a haunted hallway and a carnival for all ages. The event runs from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the...
Richmond Soroptimist to hold yet another unique fundraiser: Teddy Bear Tea Party.

Richmond Soroptimist to hold yet another unique fundraiser: Teddy Bear Tea Party

Soroptimist International of Richmond, the organization providing services and scholarships to bolster women and girls in West County, is known for holding unique fundraising events. The next event promises not to disappoint in the unique...

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By Kathy Chouteau A block away from the hustle & bustle of 23rd Street lies Richmond’s hottest new takeout joint, known simply by its ultra-chic,...