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Richmond's East Brother Beer expands into Texas

East Brother Beer brings home gold, silver at USA Beer Ratings

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond’s East Brother Beer Co. recently announced some “hoppy” news on social media: All five of its core beers won medals at the 2021 USA Beer Ratings, including two gold and three...
‘Loving Hands’ to give away 300 BBQ lunches in Point Richmond

‘Loving Hands’ to give away 300 BBQ lunches in Point Richmond

By Kathy Chouteau “Community, unity, music and good food” will be the name of the game Sat., Aug. 14 when Richmond nonprofit House of Loving Hands hosts its “Unity Community BBQ” and gives out 300...
Richmond's iconic CJ's BBQ & Grill celebrated at anniversary gala

Richmond gala celebrates Charles Evans and CJ’s BBQ & Fish

By Mike Kinney Community members turned out Friday to celebrate milestones for two beloved Richmond staples: Chef Charles Evans, who has turned 75 years old, and his restaurant CJ's BBQ & Fish, which is celebrating...
La Strada celebrating 25th anniversary by rolling back prices to 1996

La Strada celebrates 25th anniversary by rolling back prices to 1996

La Strada Cucina Italiana in San Pablo is celebrating its 25th anniversary by rolling back its prices to 1996 all this week. That means several dishes are going for under $10, including the Eggplant Parmigiana...
Marina Bay café to pop the cork on new Wine Garden

Marina Bay café to pop cork on new Wine Garden

By Kathy Chouteau The Artisan Kitchen and Café, a European-style café in Richmond’s Marina Bay neighborhood that features organic, seasonal and locally grown produce and meats, has plans to open a new outdoor Wine Garden,...
Lara's featuring the works of Arts of Point Richmond artists

Lara’s featuring the works of Arts of Point Richmond artists

By Kathy Chouteau This summer, patrons of Lara’s Fine Dining on the Richmond waterfront can take in more than the bay views; they can also enjoy artwork by Arts of Point Richmond (AOPR) artists both...
East Brother Beer launches two summer brews

East Brother Beer launches two summer brews

By Kathy Chouteau If you’ve got the backyard, they’ve got the beer, according to Richmond’s East Brother Beer Co., which has unveiled two new summer releases, the Pre-Prohibition Lager and Double IPA. “So whether you spend...
Richmond Chamber set for first in-person mixer since start of pandemic

The Factory Bar launches indoor service and expanded hours

By Kathy Chouteau The Factory Bar in Richmond has announced that, for the first time since its launch amid the pandemic, it has opened its indoor bar to the community with newly expanded hours. Also,...
Assemble celebrates reinvention with ‘3rd of July’ food fest

Assemble celebrates reinvention with ‘3rd of July’ food fest

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond’s recently reimagined Assemble Marketplace is hosting a “3rd of July Launch Party” at its location and at the adjacent Craneway Pavilion Saturday, July 3, from 2-7 p.m. A variety of food options,...
Vegan Pop-Up headed to Unity Park

Vegan Pop-Up headed to Unity Park

By Kathy Chouteau Direct Action Everywhere—SF Bay Area, a grassroots network of animal rights activists, is partnering with Rich City Rides to host a free “July Vegan Pop-Up” on Sunday, July 18 from 1-5 p.m....

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Fast-acting park visitors were lauded Friday for their help in dousing an arson fire at Wildcat Canyon Regional Park and for assisting police in...
Free EMS training available to qualified high school graduates

Free EMT training available to qualified high school graduates

By Kathy Chouteau Locals between the ages of 18-26 years old can receive free training as an emergency medical technician (EMT) as part of a...
Richmond Main Street Initiative names new executive director

Richmond Main Street Initiative names new executive director

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond Main Street Initiative (RMSI), a nonprofit that aims to revitalize downtown Richmond, has announced Andrea Portillo-Knowles as its new executive director....