Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Food

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Richmond commission unanimously approves Armistice Brewing's permit

New taproom readies for takeoff in Richmond

The Armistice Brewery and Taproom is preparing for launch at 845 Marina Bay Parkway, and it’s truly a labor of love for the two siblings behind it. Gregory and Alex Zobel, brother and sister owners...

Richmond restaurant owner celebrates birthday with fundraiser

Leave it to Richmond restaurant owner Menbere Aklilu—aka ‘Menbe’—to turn her own birthday celebration into an opportunity to help those in need. Menbe has invited residents to come share in her upcoming birthday celebration at...
3rd annual Shields-Reid Community Chess Tournament set for Sept. 8

North Richmond Music Fest set for July 15

The 8th Annual North Richmond Music Festival is set to bring live entertainment and family fun to Shields-Reid Park on Saturday, July 15. From noon to 6 p.m. at 1410 Kelsey St., local residents will...
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Ocotes Grill, the Ultimate Home Cookin’

By Mike Kinney The Ocotes Grill is the newest dining experience in San Pablo looking to stake its claim as the very finest authentic Mexican food in the area. Ocotes Grill, owned and operated by the...

Richmond Main Street celebrates 2017 accreditation

The Richmond Main Street Initiative has been designated as an accredited Main Street America program for meeting the demanding performance objectives set by the National Main Street Center. The honor comes in the midst of...
Richmond Swims offering low-cost adult swim lessons

Community invited to Plunge Garden Celebration on July 15

Get ready for a long day of fun that includes a free swim, magic show, live acoustic music, evening movie and more at the Plunge Garden Celebration on Saturday, July 15. The fun starts at...

Lager demand prompts East Brother Beer expansion

East Brother Beer Company opened in Richmond in December, and already the business is expanding. Turns out the lager is just that good. Last week, the brewery co-founded by longtime pals Rob Lightner and Chris Coomber...
Grand opening celebration set for new Hilltop area coffee shop

Grand opening celebration set for new Hilltop area coffee shop

A grand opening celebration will be held for a new coffee shop at 4261 Hilltop Drive in El Sobrante on Sunday, July 2. The event for FasTrack Coffee Co. — which opened for business at...
Riggers Loft Wine Company set to hold 'Oyster Sunday'

Riggers Loft Wine Company set to hold ‘Oyster Sunday’

The community is invited to Riggers Loft Wine Company along Richmond's scenic shoreline to enjoy scrumptious oysters and delicious wine. Oyster Sunday is scheduled to run from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, June...

Baking up a Brighter Future

By Sandy Karp Here is a career opportunity that is all about the dough.  A Berkley- based nonprofit called The Bread Project offers a unique, three-week long baking boot camp for low-income East Bay residents, including...

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Popular Richmond eatery aims to serve alcohol, open Saturday evenings

Popular Richmond eatery aims to serve alcohol, open Saturday evenings

A popular eatery in Richmond's Marina Bay neighborhood is applying with the city to obtain a license to sell beer and wine to customers,...