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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...
Ground breaks on new Richmond Starbucks store

Ground breaks on new Richmond Starbucks store

Ground has broken on the new Starbucks planned at the corner of the Harbor Gate Shopping Center at 2175 Meeker Ave. in Richmond. Work crews told us Friday the construction might take up to four...
Ocotes Grill grand opening event set for June 5

Ocotes Grill grand opening event set for June 5

A ribbon-cutting and grand opening event is scheduled for Monday, June 5 for Ocotes Grill, the new family-owned restaurant at 1439 23rd St. in San Pablo. The San Pablo Economic Development Corporation produced a Facebook...
Give pizza a chance! We tried Richmond’s newest pizzeria

Give pizza a chance! We tried Richmond’s newest pizzeria

By Zach Chouteau Our most recent ‘The Rich Life’ outing involved a taste of one of Richmond’s newest eateries, Pizza Your Way, which debuted on April 20 at 1428 Macdonald Ave. While we may not be...
A ‘Taste of Richmond’ at Riggers Loft Winery tomorrow

Tickets available for first annual ‘Taste of Richmond’ at Riggers Loft

Tickets are now available for the first annual "Taste of Richmond" set for Riggers Loft Winery on Saturday, May 20. The event will bring a variety of locally made food and drink samples to the waterfront...
Food vendors needed for Chevron Richmond Refinery Modernization Project

Tortas Azteca extra busy with Richmond Refinery Modernization

A lot of Richmond residents drive up and down the Richmond Parkway searching for the Tortas Azteca food truck, which despite its existence in the city for 14 years isn't always easy to find. There's...

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Nursing students join outreach efforts at Richmond encampments

Nursing students join GRIP outreach efforts at Richmond encampments

By Mike Kinney Home is where your family is. And that's where it has needed to be for 83-year-old Doretha Hall, her daughter Denise, 53,...
Teen crash victim’s family hails off-duty sergeant as a hero

Teen crash victim’s family hails off-duty sergeant as a hero

By Kathy Chouteau While he’s being called a hero, William Eberly believes it was a matter of being in the right place at the right...

23-year-old man fatally stabbed in Richmond

Richmond police are investigating the fatal stabbing of a 23-year-old man early this morning. Officers responded to the 800 block of Brookside Drive at about...