Monday, August 19, 2019

Lifestyle

Got something to say? Contribute to Richmond Civic Center art project

A new public art project underway will have phrases written by local residents turned into large-scale, luminous night-time video projections on the walls of Richmond Civic Center, according to Christy Chan, a Richmond-based artist...
hat’s precisely the case with the Bubbaloo Café, where the owners Gio Gelera and Candice Nguyen named their cafe by combining the names of their beloved pooches Bubba (an English bulldog) and Lee Loo (a French bulldog)—and included a mural of them, to boot. Located at 1402 Marina Way South in Richmond

Rich Life: Bubbaloo Café

By Kathy Chouteau You’ve got to love a café that’s named after a couple of adorable dogs. That’s precisely the case with the Bubbaloo Café, where the owners Gio Gelera and Candice Nguyen named their cafe...
National publication names top current Richmond rappers

Top current Richmond rappers named in national website

The Richmond rap scene received much love in an article that's bouncing around social media. The Real Streetz, a website covering urban environments in the U.S., released a list of Top Richmond Rappers. Such a list...
Young East Richmond Heights fest continues to thrive

Young East Richmond Heights festival thriving

By Mike Kinney Contra Costa County Supervisor John Gioia is one of many local residents impressed at the swift growth of the 3rd Annual East Richmond Heights Arts & Music Festival, which took place Saturday. "It’s...

East Richmond Heights set for 3rd annual art & music fest

By Mike Kinney The community will celebrate local art, music and businesses at the family-friendly 3rd Annual East Richmond Heights Art & Music Festival this Saturday, July 6. More than 25 booths will line the street...
Target stores to sell cupcakes from Richmond-based Rubicon Bakers

Target to sell cupcakes by Richmond-based Rubicon Bakers

Early this month, all 117 Target stores in Northern California will begin selling eight varieties of cupcakes, including three vegan options, made by Richmond's social-mission company, Rubicon Bakers. Based at 154 S. 23rd St., Rubicon...
Starting next month, BART service will begin one hour later

County Library offering free BART tickets for museum trips

The Contra Costa County Library has announced that it is once again offering free BART tickets to adult Library cardholders who book Discover & Go reservations from July through October. Discover & Go offers free...
Craneway, Marina Bay Park set for July 3 fireworks, festivities

Craneway, Marina Bay Park set for July 3 fireworks, festivities

The annual Independence Day Eve fireworks show over the Bay is set to begin at 9:15 p.m. this Wednesday. And like every year, Marina Bay Park and Craneway Pavilion will become great places to watch...
Art Afternoon showcases Richmond’s talent

Art Afternoon showcases Richmond’s talent

By Kathy Chouteau Sunday, June 30, wasn’t just any afternoon in Richmond. It was East Brother Beer Co.’s Art Afternoon, a time to celebrate great art, music, dancing, food, and of course, beer. Approximately 120 people...
Seven simple summer pleasures in Richmond

Seven simple summer pleasures in Richmond

By Kathy Chouteau When it comes to enjoying the simple pleasures of summer, Richmond offers an abundance of exciting options for anyone up for a little local adventure. The Rich Life has compiled a short...

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Have any information related to the 2015 killing of Deon Ward in San Pablo? If so, the San Pablo Police Department is urging you...
Popular Richmond eatery aims to serve alcohol, open Saturday evenings

Popular Richmond eatery aims to serve alcohol, open Saturday evenings

A popular eatery in Richmond's Marina Bay neighborhood is applying with the city to obtain a license to sell beer and wine to customers,...
Community advocates fundraising to send 15 Pullman Point kids to Oakland A's game

Richmond Chamber’s economic summit heads to Oakland Coliseum

The Richmond Chamber of Commerce is encouraging community members to purchase early-bird tickets to it's annual economic summit, which this year will be held...