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Lifestyle

Picnic in the Point enjoys sun, fun and great music

by Mike Kinney The sun and music made the perfect pairing on Saturday at the 9th Annual Picnic in the Point fundraiser at Judge G. Carroll Park in Point Richmond. About 1,500 to 2,000 people attended...
Riggers Loft Wine Co. to host Berkeley singer-songwriter

Riggers Loft Wine Co. to host Berkeley singer-songwriter

Steve Taylor-Ramírez, a singer-songwriter from Berkeley, is set to perform his acoustic folk, blues and Latin tunes at Riggers Loft Wine Company on Friday, Nov. 9, at 6 p.m. Named a “Critic's Choice” by the...
Volunteers sought for pre-Halloween cleanup of 23rd St.

Volunteers sought for pre-Halloween cleanup of 23rd St.

Know what would be a treat this Halloween? A sparkling clean 23rd Street. In advance of the popular 3rd Annual Trick or Treat on 23rd Street event on Oct. 31, which draws of hundreds of...
Richmond museum to open exhibit on hidden history of local Jews

Richmond museum to host free Dia de los Muertos celebration

The Richmond Museum of History is inviting the community to a Dia de los Muertos Celebration on Saturday, Oct. 27. The free event will feature music, storytelling and crafts for the whole family from noon...

Introducing the (free!) Richmond Standard app

We’re always finding new ways to keep our readers informed about Richmond. Starting today, the same community-driven news coverage you have come to expect from us is now available at your fingertips. We are proud...
Contra Costa Clerk-Recorder offering Halloween wedding ceremonies

Contra Costa Clerk-Recorder offering Halloween wedding ceremonies

I boo! The Contra Costa County Clerk-Recorder is bringing back Halloween weddings this year, asking residents in a recent statement, "Have you ever considered being married by a fictional character or a bucket of popcorn?" County couples...
Daud Abdullah

Popular Richmond artist facing eviction; fundraiser launched

An online fundraiser has been launched in support of a well-known Richmond artist facing eviction from his home. Daud Abdullah can be often seen at many community events snapping photos, or creating mosaic artworks on...

Riggers Loft celebrates season with Harvest Pig Roast

By Kathy Chouteau Saturday afternoon, the Rigger’s Loft patio provided the perfect POV for taking in some live bluegrass, fine wine, fabulous fare and breathtaking bay views that included the Blue Angels flying overhead. The Richmond...
Great day on bay at annual North Richmond Shoreline Fest

Great day on bay at annual North Richmond Shoreline Fest

Kathy Chouteau A sunny, clear blue sky set the perfect backdrop for celebrating “Bay Day” at the 15th Annual North Richmond Shoreline Festival on Saturday. Boasting a bevy of free activities set up at Point Pinole...

Richmond Sea Scouts to hold recruiting event during Fleet Week air shows

The Northland Sea Scout crew has recruiting event this Saturday, Oct. 6, from to noon to 4 p.m. "We will be cruising on the Bay for the Blue Angels airshow," said John Cockle, Northland 2nd...

Latest Articles

Over 650 served at 71st Charles Reid Foundation Christmas Party

By Mike Kinney After 71 consecutive years, the Charles Reid Foundation Christmas Party hasn’t skipped a beat. Over 650 attendees received toys and clothing during the...
49ers, Giants greats join Richmond native's 4th annual toy drive

49ers, Giants greats join Richmond native’s annual toy drive

Thanks to Stephen Ashford's 4th annual toy drive, kids in need in Richmond and East Palo Alto will have some cheer this holiday season. The...
Bridge Holiday Open House delivers art, merriment and more

Bridge Holiday Open House delivers art, merriment and more

By Kathy Chouteau Bridge Storage and ArtSpace’s Holiday Open House and Block Party on Saturday touted “The More the Merrier” as its art exhibition mantra,...