Sunday, December 8, 2019

Food

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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...

Alice Waters helps launch healthy school meals pilot in Richmond

Famed chef and food activist Alice Waters on Wednesday helped announce a year-long healthy foods pilot program at Peres Elementary School in Richmond. The program is set to bring The Conscious Kitchen's locally-sourced, health-focused meals...
A ‘Taste of Richmond’ at Riggers Loft Winery tomorrow

A ‘Taste of Richmond’ at Riggers Loft Wine Company tomorrow

The first annual “Taste of Richmond” is set to take place at Riggers Loft Wine Company on Saturday, May 20. The event will bring a variety of locally made food and drink samples to the...
Food vendors needed for Chevron Richmond Refinery Modernization Project

Food vendors needed for Chevron Refinery Modernization Project

The Chevron Richmond Refinery is seeking food vendors to serve workers on the Refinery's ongoing $1 billion Modernization Project. Those seeking to participate are asked to contact Akeele Carter, Local Hire Coordinator for the Modernization...
Farmers' market-style food giveaway launched in San Pablo

Farmers’ market-style food giveaway launched in San Pablo

A farmers' market-style food giveaway has launched twice monthly in San Pablo as part of a collaboration between a group of county physicians and The Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano. San Pablo’s distributions...
Salute's to donate 100-percent of Friday sales to assist fire victims

Local moms pampered at Salute e Vita Ristorante brunch

Menbere Aklilu was on a mission Friday, hurrying through her Mission Bay restaurant at lightening pace, meanwhile struggling to hold back tears. The owner of Salute e Vita Ristorante holds charitable Mother's Day Brunch...

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Subway campaign raises $14,600 for Food Bank of Contra Costa & Solano

A Subway campaign held in recognition of Hunger Action Month in September raised $14,600 for the Food Bank of Contra Costa & Solano. On Wednesday,...

Vallejo man gets 40 years to life for two Richmond murders

A 23-year-old Vallejo man was sentenced today to 40 years to life in prison for fatally shooting Javonte Prothro and Chrisean Nealy just three...

Why El Tapatio is proposing this 1,800 square foot addition

A well-known food business on 23rd Street is seeking to construct a new building on its property that aims to make its operations more...