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Point Richmond summer music series finale this Friday

Point Richmond Music concert series continues Friday

Point Richmond Music's free concert series continues tomorrow with a performance of Dirty Cello and The Mad Maggies. Dirty Cello will perform from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. while The Mad Maggies will perform from...
A Few of My Favorite Things: Peace Garden

‘A Few of My Favorite Things:’ Belgian Tripel

By Kathy Chouteau The Standard’s new series, “A Few of My Favorite Things” takes a quick look at some of this reporter’s most beloved treasures—be they food, drink, places or faces—from Richmond and beyond. First...
The Factory Bar unveils colorful mural at 2nd anniversary event

The Factory Bar unveils colorful mural at 2nd anniversary event

By Mike Kinney The Factory Bar at 12517 San Pablo Ave. unveiled its new mural on Sunday, the same day it celebrated its second anniversary in business, and also the City of Richmond's 117th birthday. The...
East Richmond Heights shines at Saturday Fest

East Richmond Heights shines at Saturday Fest

By Kathy Chouteau The beauty of the East Richmond Heights neighborhood and its people were on full display Saturday when residents and the local Gyuto Foundation Buddhist monastery collaborated to host the “2022 East Richmond...
Kaleidoscope Coffee to have new owner

Kaleidoscope Coffee to have new owner

One of Richmond's favorite neighorhood cafes, Kaleidoscope Coffee, will have a new owner starting Aug. 25. Cassie Lamb, who founded Kaleidoscope Coffee at 109 Park Place in Point Richmond about a half-dozen years ago, recently...
Richmond Rotary Club puts heart into NIAD art

Richmond Rotary Club puts heart into NIAD art

By Kathy Chouteau As NIAD Art Center artists start creating work for the collaborative “Heart & Soul of Richmond Art” project in the upcoming months, they’ll be using equipment in an accessible workshop funded by...

RCF & partners ‘Uplift’ community with summer celebration

By Kathy Chouteau RCF Connects, formerly known as the Richmond Community Foundation, is joining together with partners to host “Uplift” Sat., Aug. 13 from 1-4 p.m., a free-admission event to “celebrate and connect our vibrant,...

Buddhist blessing, art, music & more set for East Richmond Heights Fest

By Kathy Chouteau It’s not every day that a summertime event kicks off with a blessing from Tibetan monks, but that’s exactly what will happen Sat., Aug. 6, when the “2022 East Richmond Heights Art...

‘Craneway Craft Fair’ heading to Richmond with 200-plus artisans

By Kathy Chouteau Want to get a super early jump on your holiday shopping? The “Craneway Craft Fair” will return to Richmond with its Summer Edition Aug. 13-14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., a...

SS Red Oak Victory to host ‘End of WWII Pancake Breakfast’

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond’s favorite WWII Victory ship is set to embark on its next dockside adventure, the “SS Red Oak Victory End of WWII Pancake Breakfast” Sun., Aug. 14 from 9 a.m. to 1...

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Pinole Valley High homecoming parade to prompt road closures

Pinole Valley High homecoming parade to prompt road closures

The Pinole Valley High School Homecoming Parade will prompt road closures Friday afternoon. The parade will start at about 2 p.m. at Pinole Valley Park...
Richmond launches electric vehicle car share program

Richmond launches electric vehicle car share program

By Kathy Chouteau The City of Richmond Transportation Department and Charge Up Contra Costa launched an electric vehicle (EV) car share program operated by Miocar...
Richmond Little League sign-ups happening at RPAL Saturday

Richmond Little League & Girls Softball welcomes sign-ups for 2023

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond Little League Baseball & Girls Softball is welcoming sign-ups for the 2023 season at an event Sat., Oct. 1 from 1-3...