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East Brother Beer announces seasonal release: Baltic Porter

East Brother Beer announces seasonal release: Baltic Porter

East Brother Beer Co. announced this week the release of its seasonal Baltic Porter. "Brewed using all Thomas Fawcett malts, this lager is the perfect complement to a cold autumn/winter day, with flavors of dried...
FoodMaxx, Lucky dedicate shopping hours to first responders, medical personnel

New FoodMaxx app aims to deliver savings to customers

FoodMaxx on Wednesday rolled out a new mobile app that provides shoppers with digital coupons and special offers to increase savings, according to The Save Mart Companies, which operates FoodMaxx, Save Mart and Lucky...
Independent Community Church

Richmond church event to advocate for HelloFresh factory workers

By Mike Kinney Workers at Hello Fresh’s factory in Richmond, along with advocates of their efforts to unionize, will speak at a gathering Thursday at Independent Community Church, 605 S. 16th St., from 10 a.m....
Florida official tries to lure In-N-Out Burger to Sunshine State in wake of controversy

Florida official tries to lure In-N-Out Burger to Sunshine State in wake of controversy

A Florida state official hopes In-N-Out Burger will accept his invitation to operate in the Sunshine State after some of the California-based burger chain's restaurants in the Bay Area were shut down or fined...
Taco Bell is giving consumers a craveable reason to celebrate waking up in the morning in the form of a free Toasted Breakfast Burrito at Taco Bell restaurants nationwide on October 21 from 7-11 AM.

Taco Bell to offer free breakfast burritos on Thursday

Taco Bell is offering its Toasted Breakfast Burrito for free to customers while supplies last this Thursday morning, from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m., the company announced today. The giveaway will be offered at Taco...
Richmond Promise invites community to spooky virtual wine tasting fundraiser

Richmond Promise invites community to spooky virtual wine tasting fundraiser

A "spooky" virtual wine-tasting fundraiser on Friday, Oct. 29, will support an important effort to create a college-going and college-success culture in Richmond. The Richmond Promise Spooky Sips Virtual Wine Tasting celebration will take place...
E-40, Mike Norris set to throw first pitch at Soulful Softball Sunday

E-40, Mike Norris set to throw first pitch at Soulful Softball Sunday

By Mike Kinney Soulful Softball Sunday returns to Nicholl Park in Richmond this Sunday, with rap legend E-40, an avid baseball fan, expected to throw out the first pitch along with former Oakland A's pitcher...
Contra Costa County libraries aim to offer front door service in mid-June

San Pablo Public Library to roll out ‘five-day-supply’ food boxes

By Kathy Chouteau Beginning Tuesday, Oct. 12, The San Pablo Public Library will begin offering free boxes of prepared food each Tuesday starting at noon until supplies run out. Each box will include a five...
East Brother Beer's annual Classic Car Show set for return

East Brother Beer’s annual Summer Classic Car Show set for return

East Brother Beer Co. announced this week that its 4th Annual Summer Classic Car Show will return on Sept. 26, from noon to 8 p.m.  The day will be filled with "vintage cars, live music,...
Kaleidoscope Coffee set to open renovated backyard next month

Kaleidoscope Coffee in Point Richmond for sale

Kaleidoscope Coffee in Point Richmond is for sale, owner and founder Cassi Lamb has announced. Lamb launched the cafe at 109 Park Place six years ago and it quickly developed into a popular gathering...

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Richmond Chamber set for first in-person mixer since start of pandemic

Stand-up comedy coming to The Factory

By Kathy Chouteau The Factory Bar is tickling Richmond’s funny bone via a new monthly live standup-comedy showcase called “Comedy at The Factory.” The first...
San Pablo police release body cam footage of fatal officer-involved shooting

San Pablo police release body cam footage of fatal officer-involved shooting

The San Pablo Police Department on Friday released body camera footage from a fatal officer-involved shooting involving an armed man Wednesday, Dec. 15.  The Police...
Richmond Art Center unveils trio of winter exhibitions

Richmond Art Center unveils trio of winter exhibitions

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Art Center (RAC) has announced its Winter Exhibitions will encompass the 25th Anniversary of Art of the African Diaspora, the...