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Ocotes Grill grand opening event set for June 5

San Pablo council approves new eatery’s beer, wine permit

San Pablo council on Monday unanimously approved Ocotes Grill's permit to sell beer and wine, with members calling the new restaurant an example of the city's increasing livability. A ribbon-cutting date for the restaurant at...

‘Heavenly’ coffee shop opens in Richmond

by Mike Kinney A Richmond church has caught on to the coffee shop craze. On Easter Sunday, April 16, the St. Luke's United Methodist Church at 32nd Street and Barrett Avenue reportedly opened the Holy Spirit...
Food Emporium's spring kickoff set for Apr. 30

Food Emporium’s spring kickoff set for Sunday, Apr. 30

The volunteer-run Food Emporium, Richmond’s very own version of Off the Grid, returns to Hilltop Lake Park for its spring kickoff on Sunday, Apr. 30 from noon to 3 p.m. The evolving Food Emporium was...
A ‘Taste of Richmond’ at Riggers Loft Winery tomorrow

Wine wisdom from Richmond’s Riggers Loft

By Zach Chouteau For the newest edition of the ‘Rich Life’ we headed to end of the Canal Boulevard in Point Richmond to the winery and unique tasting room known as Riggers Loft Wine Company. While...

New edible garden in Parchester Village to have lasting impact

Richmond’s Parchester Village is known as a food desert for its relative lack of access to healthy options. But an effort by a couple of clever do-gooders in the community aims to provide a little...
San Pablo church invites community to free Easter egg hunt ,BBQ

San Pablo church invites community to Easter egg hunt, BBQ

Hope for the Bay Church in San Pablo is inviting the community to its annual Easter Sunday service, egg hunt and family-fun event this weekend. The event kicks off at 10 a.m. Sunday with Café...

Richmond Marina adds hip new Vietnamese dining spot

By Zach Chouteau Richmond foodies might want to mark their calendars for April 10, when the brand-new Anh Vietnamese Kitchen is set to spring into action. Neighboring the popular Salute E Vita Ristorante on the waterfront on...
Ocotes Grill grand opening event set for June 5

Local family to open Ocotes Grill on 23rd Street

A longtime local family is set to open a new restaurant on 23rd Street called Ocotes Grill. The eatery at 1439 23rd St. near Pine Avenue will serve traditional family-style Mexican-American cuisine. It is slated...
Richmond commission unanimously approves Armistice Brewing's permit

Richmond commission unanimously approves Armistice Brewing’s permit

Armistice Brewing received unanimous approval from the Richmond Planning Commission last week to open a brewery and taproom at 845 Marina Bay Parkway. Excited siblings Alex and Gregory Zobel, owners of Armistice Brewing, jumped for...
New spacious pizza place opening on Macdonald Avenue

New spacious pizza place set to open on Macdonald Avenue

A spacious, family-owned pizza place that will feature a kids play area and plenty of TV screens for sports viewing is slated to open in several weeks at the corner of Macdonald Avenue and...

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North Richmond celebrates blues heritage

While the bands brought the blues, the community brought the color. Both served to uplift and celebrate North Richmond's rich musical heritage on Saturday. The...

Native American Walk for Sobriety unites the community

It’s officially called the Indigenous People’s Walk for Sobriety. But the hundreds of walkers who came out Saturday – along with the countless honks...

Amazon delivery van, 71 packages stolen in El Sobrante

Rather than the typical route of swiping packages from porches, these thieves went straight for the Amazon van. A man is in custody and another...