Sunday, March 7, 2021

Food

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Pizzeria extends tasty offer to frontline COVID-19 workers

El Sobrante eatery holding ‘free pizza for a year’ contest

Chicago's Pizza with a Twist in El Sobrante is holding a contest that will give customers "free pizza for a year." How it works: Those who spend $50 or more on a single order will...

Yelp names East Brother Beer among Bay Area’s top 25 breweries

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond’s East Brother Beer Company has made Yelp’s list of the “Top 25 Bay Area Breweries.” Yelp announced the news in a blog post which included a list of the platform’s highest-rated breweries...
Contra Costa College’s Aqua Terra Grill fired up for business

Contra Costa College’s Aqua Terra Grill fired up for business

By Kathy Chouteau Fancy some Crisp Shrimp with Tomato & Sweet Basil Salad? Or maybe some Beef Short Rib with Root Vegetables and Mashed Potatoes is a little more up your alley. Whatever your pleasure,...
Black Star Pirate BBQ docks at Point San Pablo Yacht Harbor

Black Star Pirate BBQ docks at Point San Pablo Yacht Harbor

By Mike Kinney BBQ beef brisket cooked for 14 hours, spare ribs in which the meat falls right off the bone and candied sweet potatoes are now all mainstays at Point San Pablo Yacht Harbor...
Bridge Commissary Kitchen offers special for essential workers Fridays

Bridge Commissary Kitchen offers special for essential workers Fridays

By Kathy Chouteau Bridge Commissary Kitchen is serving up some foodie love for essential workers via a special offer just for them every Friday through the end of 2020. During “Essential Worker Appreciation Fridays” from 2-6...
Same as in WWII, Richmond home front supports front line

WCCUSD to resume free meals for all youth, no school ID required

The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) announced Monday it will resume the program that provides free meals to students at 15 school locations throughout the district, regardless of whether they qualify for...
Royal Family Kitchen delivers 'urban food for the soul'

Royal Family Kitchen delivers ‘urban food for the soul’

By Kathy Chouteau A Richmond native is finally realizing her dream to open a food business and she’s hitting the ground running with some tantalizing menu offerings for this weekend that are fit for a...
Roux in downtown Richmond to reopen for curbside service

Roux in downtown Richmond to reopen for curbside pick-up

A delish food option is returning to downtown Richmond.   Roux, the eatery serving southern-style delights with a California twist, is set to reopen this weekend for pre-order and curbside pickup.   We learned this after the Richmond...
Drive Up Dinner for a Cause

Drive Up Dinner for a Cause to support local youth

By Kathy Chouteau The West Contra Costa Salesian Boys & Girls Club is offering an appetizing opportunity to enjoy dinner while also supporting the youth participating in its programs. As part of the organization’s “Drive Up...
Boteco serves up authentic Brazilian cuisine in Richmond

Boteco serves up authentic Brazilian cuisine in Richmond

By Mike Kinney Since age 10, Katia Kuhnhausen has had a passion for cooking, in large part inspired by her late father, a Portuguese immigrant who immigrated to Brazil at a young age and who...

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Student-athlete advocates get the ‘W’ as California allows youth sports to resume

Both indoor and outdoor youth sports now able to resume in California

Student-athlete advocates who successfully lobbied to allow outdoor youth sports to resume in California have more reason to celebrate after health officials updated their...
Richmond Museum of History and Culture launches educational film series

Richmond Museum of History and Culture launches must-see film series

By Kathy Chouteau Did you know Tupac Shakur recorded music at Richmond’s Starlight Recording Studio early in his career? Or how about that Henry J....
Richmond Promise to honor fourth class of Scholars

Richmond Promise application deadline is March 14

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Promise Scholarship application deadline is March 14, 2021. By applying for a Richmond Promise Scholarship, students can receive $1,500—renewable for up...