Sunday, September 15, 2019

Lifestyle

Art project lights up Richmond Civic Center

Richmond citizens have spoken, loudly and clearly. “Inside Out,” a public art project spearheaded by Bay Area artist Christy Chan, went live on Tuesday on the tower at Richmond Civic Center, which is the tallest...

Point Richmond Music summer concert series resumes Friday

By Kathy Chouteau With two concerts already under its wings, the Point Richmond Summer Music Festival will set a flight with its August offerings on Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, when musicians Maurice Tani & 77...
Betty Reid Soskin event tonight in Richmond

Documentary about Betty Reid Soskin to premiere this month

No Time to Waste, a documentary centered on Richmond's own living legend, Betty Reid Soskin, is set for its highly anticipated release later this month, according to Rosie the Riveter Trust. The 50-minute documentary film...

Music on the Main to enliven Richmond’s downtown Wednesday

The first of two free-admission summer concerts in downtown Richmond takes place Wednesday, July 24, with Richmond's own Zydeco King Andre Thierry and Soul and R&B band BeauFunk with Michael Jeffries taking the stage. The...

Lucky Lloyd to perform at North Richmond Music Fest

The 10th Annual North Richmond Music Festival is set to once again enliven the historic Shields Reid Park with a healthy lineup of live music and activities for the whole family on Saturday, July...

2 stages to bring spirit and soul to downtown Richmond

Two entertainment stages will inject a healthy dose of spirit and soul along Macdonald Avenue in downtown Richmond on Saturday, Sept. 21. The 11th Annual Spirit & Soul Festival is set to enliven downtown with...

T-Shirt Con Fashion Show coming to Richmond

By Kathy Chouteau What boasts a throng of talented local fashion designers, models of all ages and backgrounds, a Reggae-lovin’ DJ and the hottest made-in-Richmond T-shirts you’re ever going to witness in one place? It’s...
Richmond exhibition features Contra Costa College women artists

Richmond exhibition features Contra Costa College women artists

Contra Costa College women artists will be featured in a new art exhibition at Bridge ArtSpace, 23 Maine Ave. in Richmond. The exhibition, called "SERIES OF 7" will feature an Opening Reception on Saturday, Sept....

Music on the Main gets funky Aug. 28

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond Main Street Initiative is getting funky downtown for the August installment of its Music on the Main concert series. On Wed., Aug., 28, 2019, from 5 to 7:30 p.m., at Marina Way...
Children's book about Richmond athlete now has soundtrack

Children’s book about Richmond athlete now has soundtrack

Never Give Up, the Kenneth Walker III Story, a children's book about the life of former Kennedy High graduate and star football player, now has a soundtrack filled with local hip hop talent and...

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North & East neighborhood’s picnic extravaganza

By Mike Kinney The Richmond event that has been in billed as a “free picnic extravaganza” again lived up to the description Saturday. Live performances, family-friendly...

RPAL mural shines in the spirit of collaboration

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Police Activities League (RPAL) on Friday unveiled a vibrant new mural on its building that bears testimony to the incredible...

Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center workshops benefit local retailers

The Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is offering a free, five-week Retail Business Series, which are weekly workshops aimed at helping local retailers get their businesses...