Saturday, May 30, 2020

Food

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Jersey Mike’s Subs opens in San Pablo

Jersey Mike’s Subs, a popular sandwich maker with 1,500 franchises nationwide, opened in San Pablo early this month.  The new franchise owned by Indy and Meet Pahwa is located at 30 D San Pablo Towne...

Salute E Vita Ristorante to close July 6

Menbere Aklilu, the highly charitable owner of Salute E Vita Ristorante in Richmond's Marina Bay, has announced today that her restaurant will officially close on July 6. Aklilu said the decision to close results from...

North Richmond block party on Friday to celebrate mural debut

A community-driven effort to beautify a central North Richmond grocer will culminate on Friday with a block party. From 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., a new mural covering the exterior of the Rancho Market &...
Over 20 businesses to take part in 2nd Annual Taste of Richmond

Over 20 businesses to take part in 2nd Annual Taste of Richmond

Like awaiting the lineup of a popular music festival, we were delighted to encounter the list of food and drink options slated for the 2nd Annual Taste of Richmond event, which will occur Sunday,...

Benoit-Casper Brewery to host a Cinco de Bow Bow Fundraiser

Here's another fun Cinco de Mayo event in Richmond that is for a good cause. On Sunday, May 6, Benoit-Casper Brewery at 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. will be the site of a Cinco De Bow Wow...

7th Annual Great Tomato Plant Sale set for Richmond on Saturday

The 7th Annual Great Tomato Plant Sale is set to take place Saturday, April 28 at Richmond Public Library, 325 Civic Center Plaza, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Hosted by the UC Master Gardeners, the...

Richmond’s New Soul Cafe is friendly and flavorful

By Zach Chouteau The ‘Rich Life’ segment dropped by the recently opened New Soul Cafe on Wednesday and discovered a casual and compelling eatery focused on tasty Southern flavors. The cozy new café at 1305 Carlson...
Free lunch, health screenings at National ParkRx Day in Richmond

Free lunch, health screenings at National ParkRx Day in Richmond

In celebration of National ParkRx Day, which promotes the prescription of parks and nature to improve health in cities across the country, Richmond is set to host an annual event this Sunday, April 29,...
New restaurant set to beautify vacant eyesore in Richmond

New restaurant set to beautify vacant eyesore in Richmond

A new restaurant is set to beautify a vacant triangular parcel prominently located at San Pablo and Macdonald avenues in Richmond. Last week, the Richmond Planning Commission unanimously approved a conditional use permit allowing a...
St. David School invites community to hearty breakfast fundraiser

St. David School invites community to ‘Holy Hotcakes’ breakfast fundraiser

St. David School in Richmond is inviting the community to a Chicken and Waffle fundraiser benefiting its 7th and 8th grade classes. The community is invited to the "Holy Hotcakes" event on Sunday, April 15,...

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CVS in Pinole offering no-cost drive-thru COVID-19 testing

CVS in Pinole offering no-cost drive-thru COVID-19 testing

CVS today expanded its COVID-19 test sites at CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations, including at the location at 1617 Canyon Drive in Pinole. The self-swab tests...
$12.7M in state grants awarded to enhance two Richmond parks

Pogo Park presents park expansion plan to Richmond City Council

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond City Council received a presentation May 26 from Pogo Park Executive Director Toody Maher about the organization’s plans for using...
Richmond man, 20, drowns in Lake Berryessa

Richmond man, 20, drowns in Lake Berryessa

A 20-year-old Richmond man drowned in Lake Berryessa Wednesday evening, according to the Napa Valley Register. The body of Christopher Ricardo Terlesky was found shortly...