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Time and date set for upcoming 'snow day' in Richmond

Time and date unveiled for ‘snow day’ in Richmond

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The City of Richmond is inviting the community to a "snow day" at Nicholl Park on Thursday, Dec. 21. The event will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the park and is...
Phila Burger Station to host annual turkey giveaway

Phila Burger Station to host annual turkey giveaway

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The annual Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway will return to Phila Burger Station in Richmond on Sunday, Nov. 19, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Phila Burger Station is located at 1100 23rd St. You do not...
Mexican restaurant part of mixed-use development on 23rd St.

Mexican restaurant part of mixed-use development on 23rd St.

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A three-story, mixed use development being constructed at 761 23rd St. (between Garvin and Burbeck avenues) in Richmond will feature three dwelling units on the upper two floors, and a Mexican restaurant on the...
Destenny’s Ice Cream sparkles on 23rd Street

Destenny’s Ice Cream sparkles on 23rd Street

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By Kathy Chouteau When was the last time you visited Destenny’s Ice Cream? The shop sparkles like spring on a winter’s day from its spot on 23rd street, with friendly owners, a vibrant paint job and...

San Pablo Reservoir to bring back Family Fishing Day

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Back by popular demand, Family Fishing Day will take place at San Pablo Reservoir on Saturday, Oct. 21, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event, presented by ExplorUS, will include a day of fishing,...
Nick the Greek to hold grand opening in Pinole

Nick the Greek to hold grand opening in Pinole

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Nick the Greek, a restaurant offering authentic Greek fare, is set to open its doors in Pinole on May 7. Located at 2700 Pinole Valley Blvd., the restaurant is described as offering "mouthwatering pitas, traditional...
Hercules High’s Advanced Orchestra selected to play at state festival

Hercules High’s Advanced Orchestra selected to play at state festival

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By Kathy Chouteau Hercules High School’s Advanced Orchestra is basking in the glory of great successes in the past year. The group is one of only five high schools statewide chosen to perform for the...
R&R Cafe enjoys successful first year in business

R&R Cafe enjoys successful first year in business

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By Mike Kinney One year after opening, R&R Cafe in San Pablo is thriving, largely thanks to its welcoming menu and environment. Recently, the Standard stopped by the eatery at at 1260 Rumrill Blvd. to see...
Portumex offers whole enchilada on 23rd Street

Portumex offers whole enchilada on 23rd Street

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By Kathy Chouteau When was the last time you dined at Portumex? The Mexican eatery is a longtime favorite of the Richmond community from its perch in the middle of the action at 721 23rd St....
RPAL ‘Juneteenth Carnival’ set for Father’s Day weekend

RPAL ‘Juneteenth Carnival’ set for Father’s Day weekend

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By Kathy Chouteau The RPAL crew is getting ready to roll out its “Juneteenth Carnival” the weekend of June 16-18 over a variety of times. The annual event will be held the same weekend as...

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Richmond police investigate homicide on Pullman Avenue

Richmond police investigate fatal shooting on Pullman Avenue

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Richmond police detectives are investigating a homicide after three people were shot, one fatally, in the 3100 block of Pullman Avenue on Saturday, May...

ROP grads prep for bright futures in fuels and petrochemicals industries

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By Mike Aldax Rumil Mitchell signed up for the Regional Occupational Program (ROP) because he wanted a change in his life and career trajectory. Eighteen...
Richmond's e-bikeshare program launches membership pricing, eyes new hubs

Richmond e-bikeshare program unveils membership pricing, eyes new hubs

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Richmond is rolling out a new membership pricing model for its recently relaunched electric bikeshare service and is also surveying residents on possible locations...