Saturday, August 8, 2020

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East Brother Beer releases new lager with old-school roots

East Brother releases new lager with old-school roots

By Kathy Chouteau Although its taproom may be currently closed, East Brother Beer Company has been prolific about brewing new beer during the pandemic. Starting today, the Richmond brewery has released its newest beer, the Pre-Pro...
Hot Rod Jukebox to play pop-up gig in Annex Friday

Hot Rod Jukebox to play pop-up gig in Annex Friday

By Kathy Chouteau If there’s one thing you can always count on, even during a pandemic, it’s that the music never stops. The Hot Rod Jukebox band is living proof of this statement, as its music...
Red Oak Victory to reopen Independence Day

Red Oak Victory to reopen Independence Day

By Kathy Chouteau In the most fitting of reopening dates, the SS Red Oak Victory ship will open up to the public on Saturday, July 4 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. to celebrate Independence...

Juneteenth Caravan to roll through Richmond Saturday

By Kathy Chouteau Many Juneteenth observances have ended for this year, but in Richmond, the celebration will go on. With a precautionary eye toward the COVID-19 pandemic, the African American Alliance will host a new take...
Betty Reid Soskin event tonight in Richmond

Betty Reid Soskin documentary to air on NBC Bay Area

By Kathy Chouteau A legendary local independent spirit will be having her say on Independence Day. “No Time to Waste—The Urgent Message of Betty Reid Soskin”—a documentary on the iconic Richmond resident and Rosie the Riveter/WWII...
Food truck could soon return to this San Pablo spot

Food truck could soon return to this San Pablo spot

A food truck with outdoor seating might soon return to the corner of Rumrill Boulevard and Market Avenue in San Pablo. Miguel Soriano and his two brothers have applied for a conditional use permit to...
Storied Richmond market set to expand with Laundromat

Storied Richmond market set to expand with Laundromat

By Mike Kinney A Richmond market with a rich history is set to expand with a new adjacent building that will house a Laundromat. The Richmond Planning Commission recently approved the construction of a 1,500...
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...

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Richmond City Council on Tuesday voted to place a measure on the November ballot to change the city's business tax structure despite vehement opposition...
Kennedy teacher’s art works set for de Young exhibition

Kennedy High teacher’s artworks set for de Young exhibition

By Kathy Chouteau A Richmond teacher is “on the edge” of fulfilling his lifelong dream. Steve Mainini, who has worked as a visual arts teacher...
County no longer eyeing purchase of Hilltop Marriott to serve homeless

County no longer eyeing purchase of Hilltop Marriott to serve homeless

By Mike Kinney Contra Costa County is no longer looking to purchase the 190-unit Hilltop Courtyard by Marriott in Richmond for the purpose of developing...