Thursday, July 16, 2020

Food

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Riggers Loft to reopen in time for Independence Day

Riggers Loft reopening in time for Independence Day

By Kathy Chouteau Amid a multitude of Independence Day cancellations, there’s a bright light on the Richmond waterfront. Riggers Loft Wine Company will be reopening Thursday, July 2, just in time to celebrate the holiday with...
El Garage flourishes from humble roots to downtown Richmond digs

El Garage flourishes from humble roots to downtown Richmond digs

By Kathy Chouteau One of the Bay Area's most anticipated restaurant openings of 2020 has grown from humble roots selling irresistible quesabirria tacos out of a garage on Garvin Ave. to now being on the...
East Brother Beer releases new lager with old-school roots

East Brother releases new lager with old-school roots

By Kathy Chouteau Although its taproom may be currently closed, East Brother Beer Company has been prolific about brewing new beer during the pandemic. Starting today, the Richmond brewery has released its newest beer, the Pre-Pro...
Food truck could soon return to this San Pablo spot

Food truck could soon return to this San Pablo spot

A food truck with outdoor seating might soon return to the corner of Rumrill Boulevard and Market Avenue in San Pablo. Miguel Soriano and his two brothers have applied for a conditional use permit to...
Anaviv’s Table in Richmond to host ‘Open Market’ this weekend

Anaviv’s Table in Richmond to host ‘Open Market’ this weekend

By Kathy Chouteau This weekend, locals have the golden opportunity to sample culinary selections at an outdoor “Open Market” hosted by Richmond’s Anaviv’s Table. The “Open Market” will happen this Friday through Sunday from 12-6 p.m....
Richmond: Commissary kitchen set to open for local foodpreneurs

Bridge Kitchen hosts ‘Demo Wednesday’ and other foodie fun

By Kathy Chouteau Bridge Storage and ArtSpace’s kitchen has lots of foodie fun in store this week for those safely venturing outside of their front doors. It all starts with “Demo Wednesday” Wednesday, June 17 from...
WCCUSD continues free curbside meal service for kids this summer

WCCUSD continues free curbside meal service for kids this summer

By Kathy Chouteau The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) is continuing to serve free breakfast, lunch and dinner meals to-go for kids 18 years and younger at numerous locations throughout the summer. The district’s...
Arlington Market marks 65th anniversary

Arlington Market marks 65th anniversary

By Kathy Chouteau The Arlington Market, a neighborhood mainstay in East Richmond Heights, will celebrate its 65th anniversary on Sunday, June 28. Owners of the market, located at 6462 Arlington Blvd. in Richmond, are still finalizing...
Armistice Brewing Co. to reopen Beer Garden this weekend

Armistice Brewing Co. to reopen beer garden

By Kathy Chouteau In a Facebook post aptly titled “It’s happening,” Richmond’s Armistice Brewing Company has announced that it’s welcoming the community back to its Beer Garden this weekend after only offering to-go beer service...
Palm Halah Food Market a one-stop shop for Middle Eastern goods

Palm Halah Food Market a one-stop shop for Middle Eastern goods

By Mike Kinney Richmond's weather and its people convinced Sam Ali to remain in the community for 20 years to operate his business and raise his kids. At Palm Halah Food Market, which opened at...

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Free drive-thru food giveaway coming to Richmond Civic Center

Free drive-thru food giveaway coming to Richmond Civic Center

A free drive-thru food giveaway is set to be held Wednesday, July 29, at Richmond Civic Center. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 2...
Berkeley exhibit features late Richmond artist Rosie Lee Tompkins

BAMPFA exhibit features late Richmond artist Rosie Lee Tompkins

By Kathy Chouteau A virtual exhibition at the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA) is looking back at the prolific work of a...
Congressman seeks to expand Rosie the Riveter National Park

Congressman seeks to expand Rosie the Riveter National Park

By Kathy Chotueau Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) has introduced legislation to expand the Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park to include a local...