Monday, November 11, 2019

Lifestyle

Youth to showcase efforts to address local health disparities

D.C. dance company to perform in Richmond

They have performed at The White House, The Kennedy Center, The Smithsonian, Tribeca Center/NYC, The Central America Olympics, and many other significant locations. On Feb. 22, 2020, at 7 p.m., the DC Contemporary Dance Theatre,...

2207 numbers among Richmond’s top take-out spots

By Kathy Chouteau A block away from the hustle & bustle of 23rd Street lies Richmond’s hottest new takeout joint, known simply by its ultra-chic, minimalist moniker, “2207.” The Cal-Asian eatery, which opened its doors in...

Aerial acrobatics pinnacle of panoramic pig roast

By Kathy Chouteau The Blue Angels airshow, BBQ eats, bluegrass music, a batting cage and beautiful weather combined to create an all-around memorable day on the bay Sat., Oct. 12, during the Riggers Loft Annual...

Hercules baker is scary good on Food Network’s Halloween Baking Championship

Challenging Karl Fong to a bake-off is a scary proposition. The Hercules baker who has trained at Contra Costa College, the California Culinary Academy and also for a brief stint in Barcelona, has also practiced...

New Richmond commercial kitchen unveiled with beer, food pairing event

By Kathy Chouteau A “Beer & Food Pairing” Sat., Oct. 5, unveiled Bridge Storage and ArtSpace’s latest innovative offering for the Richmond community: The Bridge Kitchen and Commissary. The special event not only showcased the creative...

Your Monday Night Football pizza order can benefit a local school

Plan to order pizza for the San Francisco 49ers host the Cleveland Browns in Monday Night Football tonight? Consider ordering from Mountain Mike's at 3340 San Pablo Dam Road in San Pablo (Raley's Shopping Centre),...

La Strada launches brunch service this weekend

Monte Cristos, frittatas, and benedict royal, oh my! Starting this Saturday, Oct. 5, La Strada Cucina Italiana, 2215 Church Lane in San Pablo, will begin serving brunch and endless mimosas. The menu will contain Italian...
16th Annual North Richmond Shoreline Festival set for Oct. 12

16th Annual North Richmond Shoreline Festival set for Oct. 12

The 16th Annual North Richmond Shoreline Festival will bring free food, entertainment, bird watching, fishing, nature walks, kids' activities, including a train and pony rides, to Point Pinole Regional Shoreline Park on Saturday, Oct....

Cazuelas Grill serves same favorites under new name

By Kathy Chouteau The Cazuelas Grill has a new home—and a new name to boot. As the Standard reported in June, Cazuelas Grill, which serves Mexican fare in the Jalisco tradition, relocated from the Hilltop Mall...

Girls Inc. of WCC to host 2nd Annual Paint Nite fundraiser

Girls Inc. of West Contra Costa is celebrating International Day of the Girl with its 2nd Annual Paint Nite Fundraiser on Friday, Oct. 11. The fun event runs from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at...

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Dr. Damon A. Bell selected as Contra Costa College interim president

Dr. Damon A. Bell has been selected as interim president of Contra Costa College. He assumes the post following the controversial resignation of former...

Backyard nano-brewery bustling in Richmond’s North & East

By Kathy Chouteau A big idea sparked during grad school at the University of San Francisco has evolved today into a bustling, woman-powered, backyard nano-brewery...

Assemblymember Wicks, Mayor Butt set for Richmond Chamber luncheon

The community is invited to the Richmond Chamber of Commerce's annual Meeting & Legislative Luncheon this Thursday, Nov. 14, which will feature Mayor Tom...