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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...
Cinco de Mayo celebrations returning to Richmond, San Pablo this weekend

Cinco de Mayo celebrations returning to Richmond, San Pablo this weekend

Get ready for another weekend packed to the brim with Cinco de Mayo festivities in the Richmond and San Pablo communities. The fun begins Saturday, May 6, with the 12th Annual Peace & Unity Parade...
Mobile farmers' market routes resume in Richmond, San Pablo next month

Mobile farmers’ market returns to San Pablo May 1

The Freshest Cargo Mobile Farmers’ Market returns to San Pablo beginning on Monday, May 1. The “farmers’ market on wheels” sells produce from local farmers at affordable prices. Freshest Cargo will turn up in San Pablo...
Your Way Pizza opens at Macdonald Ave. and 15th St.

Your Way Pizza opens at Macdonald Ave. and 15th St.

As promised, Your Way Pizza at 15th Street and Macdonald Avenue officially opened Thursday at 11 a.m. The spacious, family-owned business promising to make pizza "your way" is operated by Bryan Rivas, his brother Eliezer...
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...

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Wildcat Canyon among parks closed due to high winds

Wildcat Canyon among parks closed due to high winds

Wildcat Canyon Regional Park/Alvarado Park is among the ridgeline parks closed through Friday at 8 a.m. due to safety concerns and cleanup needs resulting...
Dr. Mayra Padilla of Contra Costa College (photo above) about the importance of college and life experiences. Padilla received her PhD in Neuroscience from U.C. Berkeley and was a lead researcher at Stanford for a time before becoming an educator.

Application period opens for Chevron Richmond Somos Scholarship

By Kathy Chouteau The Somos Employee Network at the Chevron Richmond Refinery has kicked off the application period for its annual scholarship. Now in its...
Richmond native unveils first feature film, ‘I Can’t Sleep’

Richmond native unveils first feature film, ‘I Can’t Sleep’

By Kathy Chouteau Ever since she was a little girl growing up in the Richmond View neighborhood, Gina Rose dreamed of making films. Next month,...