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Anaviv’s Table in Richmond to host ‘Open Market’ this weekend

Anaviv’s Table in Richmond to host ‘Open Market’ this weekend

By Kathy Chouteau This weekend, locals have the golden opportunity to sample culinary selections at an outdoor “Open Market” hosted by Richmond’s Anaviv’s Table. The “Open Market” will happen this Friday through Sunday from 12-6 p.m....
Richmond: Commissary kitchen set to open for local foodpreneurs

Bridge Kitchen hosts ‘Demo Wednesday’ and other foodie fun

By Kathy Chouteau Bridge Storage and ArtSpace’s kitchen has lots of foodie fun in store this week for those safely venturing outside of their front doors. It all starts with “Demo Wednesday” Wednesday, June 17 from...
Richmond Art Center exhibit examines shipping containers as metaphors

Richmond Art Center appoints Jose R. Rivera as new executive director

The Richmond Art Center has appointed Jose R. Rivera as its new executive director. Rivera brings over 25 years of experience with for-profit and non-profit organizations in California, Florida, Puerto Rico and Massachusetts, according to...
WCCUSD continues free curbside meal service for kids this summer

WCCUSD continues free curbside meal service for kids this summer

By Kathy Chouteau The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) is continuing to serve free breakfast, lunch and dinner meals to-go for kids 18 years and younger at numerous locations throughout the summer. The district’s...
Arlington Market marks 65th anniversary

Arlington Market marks 65th anniversary

By Kathy Chouteau The Arlington Market, a neighborhood mainstay in East Richmond Heights, will celebrate its 65th anniversary on Sunday, June 28. Owners of the market, located at 6462 Arlington Blvd. in Richmond, are still finalizing...
San Pablo Reservoir to reopen for boat launches, shoreline fishing

San Pablo Reservoir to reopen for boat launches, shoreline fishing

San Pablo Reservoir will re-open Monday, June 15 for private boat launches and shoreline fishing only. Hours will be 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. On Thursday and Friday, 1,200 pounds of catfish, 600 pounds of...
Armistice Brewing Co. to reopen Beer Garden this weekend

Armistice Brewing Co. to reopen beer garden

By Kathy Chouteau In a Facebook post aptly titled “It’s happening,” Richmond’s Armistice Brewing Company has announced that it’s welcoming the community back to its Beer Garden this weekend after only offering to-go beer service...
Palm Halah Food Market a one-stop shop for Middle Eastern goods

Palm Halah Food Market a one-stop shop for Middle Eastern goods

By Mike Kinney Richmond's weather and its people convinced Sam Ali to remain in the community for 20 years to operate his business and raise his kids. At Palm Halah Food Market, which opened at...
Richmond art hubs offer escape during shelter-at-home period

Richmond Art Center’s ‘Morning Cup’ mixes up coffee & creativity

By Kathy Chouteau Fancy sipping your favorite morning brew while getting creative with the Richmond Art Center (RAC)? This Friday, May 22 from 10-11 a.m., the RAC will kick off its first online event with...
Richmond Grows to host free online class, 'Seed Saving in a Time of Crisis'

Richmond Grows to host free online class, ‘Seed Saving in a Time of Crisis’

The Richmond Grows Seed Lending Library is offering a free, online class on Seed Saving in a Time of Crisis -- a How To Class on Saturday, May 30 from 1-3 p.m. Registration and...

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An explosive July 4 in Contra Costa County

An explosive July 4 in Contra Costa County

By Mike Kinney Data isn't required to convince Richmond residents that illegal fireworks use ran rampant on July 4. They lit up the night sky...
El Sobrante: Body found decomposed; arrest made

One DUI arrest after nearly 800 cars screened at Richmond checkpoint

Of the nearly 800 vehicles screened during a sobriety checkpoint on Hillltop Drive on July 3, one arrest was made for driving while under...
Over a dozen fires across Contra Costa on July 3, at least three due to fireworks

Over a dozen fires in Contra Costa on July 3, at least 3 from...

A vegetation fire Friday in a vacant lot near Market Avenue and Harold Street in North Richmond grew "to the size of a house,"...