Thursday, October 17, 2019

Lifestyle

Fall Fest features first-ever chalk art contest

By Kathy Chouteau The first Saturday of October will usher in the 2019 Point Richmond Fall Fest, which will offer up a delightful cornucopia of entertainment and activities for this year’s attendees while also fundraising...

‘Coach LT’ to celebrate fitness center grand opening

"Coach LT is doing big things within the community." That's how an El Sobrante woman described LaTona Whitaker, who has gained a reputation in the community for inspiring fitness and overall health. On Thursday, Oct. 3,...

It’s San Pablo Restaurant Week

Want to explore amazing eateries in San Pablo, Richmond, and El Sobrante on the cheap? Snag a prix fixe lunch for $10.95 and dinner for $19.95 at El Agave Azul, Chicago's Pizza With a...

Richmond native performing in ‘Hot Mikado’ at SF’s Gateway Theatre

Richmond native and award-winning actor Branden Noel Thomas is giving us another reason to head to downtown San Francisco to support the performing arts. Thomas is playing the role of the Mikado in 42nd Street...

Bakery takes healthier approach to making dough

By Kathy Chouteau Dan Gildor, owner and head baker at Marina Bay Bakery, is a man with a mission. In the case of the Richmond baker, who operates out of his home in—you guessed it—the city’s...
Armistice Brewing Company plans to expand taproom, beer garden

Richmond brewery gets cease-and-desist order from British baking legend Mary Berry

The agency representing Mary Berry, former legendary host of the British show “The Great Holiday Bake Off,” was reportedly none-too-happy that a Richmond brewery used her name for one of its beers. As reported in SFGate,...
East Brother Beer to hold 2nd Annual Summer Classic this Sunday

East Brother Beer Co. wins gold at California Craft Brewers Cup

East Brother Beer Co. just won another big award for its beer. At the California Craft Brewers Cup in Long Beach, part of the California Craft Brewers Association’s annual conference, the Richmond-based brewery’s Bo Pils...
Half-mile of San Pablo Dam Road to close for El Sobrante Stroll

26th Annual El Sobrante Stroll set for Sunday

The 26th Annual El Sobrante Stroll is set to draw thousands to San Pablo Dam Road on Sunday, Sept. 15, with a parade beginning at 11 a.m., and the "Stroll" continuing through 4 p.m. The...

Richmond Subway celebrates fresh new look

A Subway restaurant in Richmond has both a fresh new look and an inspiring owner. The sandwich restaurant at 15501 San Pablo Ave. is holding a two-day grand opening celebration this weekend. It’s the first Richmond-area...
St. David School invites community to hearty breakfast fundraiser

St. David School invites community to Fall Festival

Classic cars, an antique flee market, live entertainment, a petting zoo and Kettletopia kettle corn. They’re just some reasons we’ve fallen in love with the annual Fall Festival at St. David School. The free-admission festival...

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Local youth intern at Chevron labs

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