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Richmond's favorite burger shop hosts Thanksgiving giveaway

Richmond’s favorite burger shop hosts Thanksgiving giveaway

By Mike Kinney Phila Burger Station, which serves up some of East Bay's best burgers, is also a place where local families in need can fetch free turkeys and all the fixings ahead of the...
Drag Queen Story Hour at CZI

The Grape Nest wine bar relocating to former Aky’s Cafe spot

The Grape Nest wine bar is in the process of moving from its former location at 229 Tewksbury Ave. to its new spot at 201 Tewksbury Ave., the property formerly occupied by Aky's Cafe. Marlina...
Phila Burger Station to host Thanksgiving meal giveaway

Phila Burger Station to host Thanksgiving meal giveaway

By Mike Kinney Community groups and volunteers will gather at Phila Burger Station in Richmond for a fourth year in a row this Sunday, Nov. 20 to pass out 200 turkeys with all the fixings to local residents...
'The Backyard' opens in Richmond

‘The Backyard’ opens in Richmond

A new restaurant called "The Backyard" is serving up breakfast and lunch adjacent to Whale Point Marine & Hardware in Richmond, according to the Richmond City Manager's Office. The Backyard is located at 205 Cutting...
Fresh Approach brings healthy fruits and veggies to Richmond residents

Fresh Approach brings healthy fruits and veggies to Richmond residents

By Antonia Ehlers, PR and Media Relations, Kaiser Permanente Northern California Richmond resident Marsha Quick has more energy and has reached a healthy weight since she started visiting the Fresh Approach mobile farmers’ market at the...
El Garage serves up ‘quesabirria & jokes’ at first comedy show

El Garage to serve up ‘quesabirria & jokes’ at first comedy show

By Kathy Chouteau If you’re ready to put turkey leftovers in the rearview mirror and embrace quesabirria tacos and a good laugh the Saturday after Thanksgiving, head over to El Garage Nov. 26 for a...
Fresh Approach mobile farmers' market nourishes local communities

Fresh Approach mobile farmers’ market nourishes local communities

For those unaware, local nonprofit Fresh Approach is continuing to visit Richmond and San Pablo on Wednesdays to provide affordable, healthy produce to local community members. The truck stops at the Richmond Public Library from...
Trick-or-Treaters return to 23rd Street

Trick-or-Treaters return to 23rd Street

By Mike Kinney Trick-or-Treating returned to 23rd Street this Halloween following a pandemic hiatus, and families braved a pretty cold evening to enjoy the popular event. "I have waited a long time to come back here...
East Brother Beer serving up Bo Pils and Gold IPA in stovepipe cans

East Brother Beer serving up Bo Pils and Gold IPA in stovepipe cans

By Kathy Chouteau Two of East Brother Beer Co.’s flagship beers are being supersized—or, as they call the “towering new format” cans in brewspeak, they’re “stovepipes.” The Richmond craft brewery is now offering both its...
El Cerrito's 514 Lounge to reopen

El Cerrito’s 514 Lounge to reopen

By Mike Kinney The 514 Lounge in El Cerrito, popular among East Bay residents, is set to reopen on Thursday following a hiatus prompted by the pandemic. The neighborhood lounge is located at 11236 San Pablo...

Latest Articles

CoBiz Richmond creators unveil STEAM career app

CoBiz Richmond creators unveil STEAM career app

By Kathy Chouteau A new STEAM The Streets App aims to raise awareness and access for youth to high-demand career opportunities in STEM and arts....
Take a stroll around Point Pinole during Black History Month

Take a stroll around Point Pinole during Black History Month

By Kathy Chouteau Celebrate Black History Month with a stroll around Richmond’s beautiful coastline at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline Park Sat., Feb. 11. The event...
Richmond police patrol activity report: Dec. 9-11

Richmond police patrol activity report for Jan. 27-29

Below is an overview of significant service activity provided by RPD patrol officers during their scheduled shifts. Officers responded to 645 calls for service...