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Grateful for its loyal customers, La Lupita keeps cooking amid pandemic

Grateful for its loyal customers, La Lupita keeps cooking amid pandemic

By Mike Kinney Elder Hernandez, owner of La Lupita Mexican Eatery in Richmond's Marina Bay neighborhood, has a message for his customers: "Thank you." Many restaurants are either struggling or closing due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions....
Bridge launches Community Kitchen incubator for budding chefs

Bridge launches Community Kitchen incubator for budding chefs

By Kathy Chouteau Amid pandemic-driven restaurant closures devastating food businesses and the communities they serve, the Bridge Commissary Kitchen at Richmond’s Bridge Storage and ArtSpace is launching a new venture aimed at lending chefs a...
Mountain Mike's Pizza opens in Richmond

Mountain Mike’s Pizza opens in Richmond

Mountain Mike's Pizza opened Tuesday at a new location at 2171 Meeker Ave. in Richmond, near I-580 and the CVS, the company announced in a statement. The pizza chain is taking over the space formerly...
Fire Wings to open soon in Pinole

Fire Wings to open soon in Pinole

By Mike Kinney Fire Wings restaurants are popping up all over Northern California and beyond. One is soon coming to Pinole. The COVID-19 pandemic has pushed back the dates of some of the latest Fire Wings...
Richmond's Quiche & Carry rolls out holiday pies

Richmond’s Quiche & Carry rolls out holiday pies

Accessing delicious pies in Richmond this holiday season is hardly a pie-in-the-sky concept. Just ask Deborah Moss, owner of Quiche & Carry Catering, who's letting the public know she's offering up delicious artisan pies. The...
Richmond's Snapper Seafood to launch food truck in 2020

Richmond: Snapper’s Seafood to launch food truck in early 2021

By Mike Kinney Snapper's Seafood Restaurant in Richmond plans to launch a food truck in February 2021 in order to "spread our passion for Louisiana-style seafood and chicken to a greater area," owner Jabari Muhammed...
Richmond's East Brother unveils new beers, gears up for 3rd anniversary

$5 pints for vets, military members at East Brother Beer on Veterans Day

In honor of Veterans Day on Wednesday, East Brother Beer Co. in Richmond is offering $5 pints to all active and retired military members. East Brother Beer's taproom is located at 1001 Canal Blvd. The...
Bridge’s Foodhall Fridays offer up freshly prepped food, live music & more

Bridge’s Foodhall Fridays offer up freshly prepped food, live music

By Kathy Chouteau Locals looking to get their weekend started off right might consider stopping by Bridge Storage and ArtSpace on Fridays, when the creative compound hosts its “Foodhall Fridays.” The food-centric offering, which runs every...
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...

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Bay Area school superintendents declare support for full, in-person learning

County superintendents of schools for Contra Costa, Alameda, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo and Santa Clara counties released a joint statement Friday supporting full,...
WestCAT will be fare-free throughout September

WestCAT will be fare-free throughout September

WestCAT's Board of Directors unanimously approved offering free rides on all routes throughout September. The agency's free fares will occur as BART offers 50-percent discount...
Free pickleball clinics coming to Richmond this spring

Pickleball courts coming to Booker T. Anderson Park in Richmond

By Molly Myman The tennis courts at Booker T. Anderson, Jr. Park in Richmond are set to transition into multi-use courts that allow for both...