Sunday, December 5, 2021

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Pinole Valley High School celebrates its annual Homecoming Parade.

Pinole Valley High homecoming parade postponed due to weather

By Kathy Chouteau The Pinole Valley High School annual Homecoming Parade that was scheduled for this Friday has been postponed due to weather, according to the Pinole Police Department. The parade had been scheduled to kick...
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‘Lowriders at the Library’ coming to San Pablo

By Kathy Chouteau Lowriders from the Outsiders Car Club and other local clubs will roll into the San Pablo Library Sat., Nov. 6 for the first annual “Lowriders at the Library” car show. Set for...
Taco Bell is giving consumers a craveable reason to celebrate waking up in the morning in the form of a free Toasted Breakfast Burrito at Taco Bell restaurants nationwide on October 21 from 7-11 AM.

Taco Bell to offer free breakfast burritos on Thursday

Taco Bell is offering its Toasted Breakfast Burrito for free to customers while supplies last this Thursday morning, from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m., the company announced today. The giveaway will be offered at Taco...
Richmond artist colors our world with an eye toward sustainability

Richmond artist colors world with eye on sustainability

By Kathy Chouteau A Richmond-based textile artist is taking a sustainable approach to textile arts from her live/work space in Artisan Cove. Martha Egan, whose artistry centers on dyeing yarns, may have taken a circuitous...
RAC to host Fall Family Day with Día de los Muertos celebration

RAC to host Fall Family Day with Día de los Muertos celebration

By Kathy Chouteau Get ready families because…it’s baaack! Fall Family Day is making its grand return to the Richmond Art Center (RAC) with an outdoor celebration of Día de los Muertos Sat., Oct. 23, from...
Artisan Kitchen and Café unveils new Wine Garden Friday

Artisan Kitchen and Café unveils new Wine Garden Friday

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond has a new spot where people can relax and sip a locally-sourced glass of wine after a long week at work. The Artisan Kitchen and Café in the city’s Marina Bay neighborhood...
Richmond Promise invites community to spooky virtual wine tasting fundraiser

Richmond Promise invites community to spooky virtual wine tasting fundraiser

A "spooky" virtual wine-tasting fundraiser on Friday, Oct. 29, will support an important effort to create a college-going and college-success culture in Richmond. The Richmond Promise Spooky Sips Virtual Wine Tasting celebration will take place...
Point Richmond exhibit recalls Loma Prieta quake as anniversary approaches

Point Richmond photo exhibit recalls Loma Prieta quake as anniversary approaches

By Kathy Chouteau As the 32nd anniversary of the Loma Prieta earthquake approaches Oct. 17, a new exhibition by Point Richmond photographer Bob Colin is being unveiled featuring photos of that fateful day. The exhibition, on...
E-40, Mike Norris set to throw first pitch at Soulful Softball Sunday

E-40, Mike Norris set to throw first pitch at Soulful Softball Sunday

By Mike Kinney Soulful Softball Sunday returns to Nicholl Park in Richmond this Sunday, with rap legend E-40, an avid baseball fan, expected to throw out the first pitch along with former Oakland A's pitcher...
Contra Costa County libraries aim to offer front door service in mid-June

San Pablo Public Library to roll out ‘five-day-supply’ food boxes

By Kathy Chouteau Beginning Tuesday, Oct. 12, The San Pablo Public Library will begin offering free boxes of prepared food each Tuesday starting at noon until supplies run out. Each box will include a five...

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Book Sale coming to El Sobrante Saturday

Book Sale coming to El Sobrante Saturday

By Kathy Chouteau The Friends of the El Sobrante Library will hold a Book Sale Sat., Dec. 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in...
Seven Bay Area bridge tolls set to rise in January

Seven Bay Area bridge tolls set to rise in January

By Kathy Chouteau The Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA) will mark the New Year by raising tolls at state-owned toll bridges throughout the region. Two-axle...
Photography exhibits hit the walls at El Sol in Point Richmond

Photography exhibits hit the walls at El Sol in Point Richmond

By Kathy Chouteau Arts of Point Richmond (AOPR), a volunteer association that promotes support, appreciation and exposure for the arts, has unveiled the art exhibition...