Thursday, October 29, 2020

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The Real Vocal String Quartet will perform at Point Richmond Jazz Friday night.

Fabulous string quartet coming to Point Richmond Jazz

They might be one player short of a basketball team, but members of the Real Vocal String Quartet – who will perform at Point Richmond Jazz Friday night – are all about teamwork. They are...
A Richmond synogogue has a creative way to celebrate Passover year - freeing community members who are "enslaved" by clutter

Richmond synagogue to free ‘clutter-enslaved’ residents

A Richmond synagogue will celebrate Passover this year by "liberating" community members of clutter. Temple Beth Hillel at 801 Park Central St. is holding an "Interactive Decluttering Workshop" on Sunday,  March 23, led by two...

Pt. Richmond couple release 2nd hike-and-burger video

A Point Richmond couple has released their second installation in a video series that takes viewers for a quick hike and cheeseburger in the Bay Area. In their first video, actor Patrick Jones and kindergarten teacher...

Jazz show in Richmond all about art

Attendees of an afternoon concert at the Richmond Art Center on Saturday will be holding up pencils and paintbrushes rather than lighters. Between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., the center will invite a jazz band...
Kirk Cameron bringing marriage tour back to Hilltop Community Church

Kirk Cameron sends video message to Richmond

In a new YouTube video, Kirk Cameron sounds excited to "finally" bring his Love Worth Fighting tour to the West Coast on Thursday. The actor best known for playing Mike Seaver in the 1980s sitcom...

Don’t miss RYSE film on UC Berkeley space lab

Richmond's RYSE Youth Center has put out another interesting documentary, and in this one we learn how stardust is captured from space and brought to a laboratory at the University of California at Berkeley. Youth...

Kiefer Sutherland film coming to The Magick Lantern

The Healthcare Movie, a documentary narrated by actor Kiefer Sutherland, will be screened at The Magick Lantern in Point Richmond on Feb. 15, Councilman Tom Butt said in his email newsletter Saturday. The 65-minute-long film,...

Video: Sneak peek of ‘Po’ Boys Kitchen’

Check out the trailer for the play, "Po'Boys Kitchen," which was directed by Donte Clark of RAW Talent and produced by Gemika Henderson and Chito Floriano from the RYSE Center in Richmond. The play centers...

Hike and a burger: Couple’s travel series starts here

A Point Richmond couple has begun a series of 5-minute videos that takes viewers for a hike and cheeseburger in the Bay Area. Check out their first video in Pt. Richmond, where the couple went...

Video: Is it a handbag, dessert, or both?

Have you ever seen a Louis Vuitton handbang this sweet? Among Richmond's talented and creative merchants is the venerable baker Rosa Robinson. Robinson, owner of Sweet Dreams bakery, posted a YouTube video Sunday of what appears...

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