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Get your wobble on: Juneteenth parade and festival is this Saturday

Get your wobble on: Juneteenth parade and festival is this Saturday

Blues legend Jesse James is slated to headline the always popular Juneteenth Family Day Parade & Festival at Nichol Park in Richmond on Saturday. The festival drawing tens of thousands of revelers annually has been...
Filming of 'Unleashed' in Point Richmond brings celebs to town

Filming of ‘Unleashed’ brings celebs to Point Richmond

Filming for the indie movie 'Unleashed,' set for release in 2016, brought celebrity actors to Point Richmond on Friday. Scenes of the romantic comedy were being shot outside Point Richmond Market at 160 Washington Ave.,...
Richmond R&B singer Garice Tate building steam with first EP

Richmond R&B singer Garice Tate building steam after first EP

Although R&B singer Garice Tate has lived all over the U.S. and in Germany with his military family, he says growing up in Richmond and attending local schools has provided more than enough inspiration...
Free family fun at 11th North Richmond Shoreline Festival on Saturday

Free family fun at 11th North Richmond Shoreline Festival on Saturday

The Richmond Standard encourages the community to attend Saturday's 11th annual North Richmond Shoreline Festival, which is free for all and filled with exciting family activities, several nature-oriented. The festival will run from 11 a.m....
SS Red Oak Victory to open boat deck for first time at Independence Day event

For first time, SS Red Oak Victory to open boat deck for VIP seating...

It's not too early to plan for the Independence Day festivities, as tickets for the July 3 dinner and fireworks event on the SS Red Oak Victory may sell out quickly, according to the...

At least 21 venues confirmed for Saturday’s Point to Point Richmond

The super fun Point to Point Richmond event is returning for a second summer on Saturday. At least 21 businesses, agencies and organizations in the historic downtown area have confirmed they will offer up space...
Warriors team with Richmond rapper Rich Cole on tribute song; video to appear on Jumbo Tron

Warriors team with Richmond artist Rich Cole on tribute song; video to appear on...

We have reported in the past about several Richmond musicians who have released tribute songs for the Golden State Warriors' magical playoff run. On Thursday, we learned about a local artist who has hit the...
Contra Costa College soup event Oct. 10 to benefit Richmond-based nonprofit serving homeless.

Contra Costa College soup event to benefit Richmond-based nonprofit serving homeless

At this unique one-time pop-up restaurant, diners will have limited choices: Soup, bread and water. But what they will get in return at the annual Empty Bowls Project 2014 at Contra Costa College on Oct....
Kirk Cameron bringing marriage tour back to Hilltop Community Church

Kirk Cameron bringing national marriage tour back to Hilltop Community Church on Friday

Kirk Cameron, the actor and evangelical Christian who is best known for the role of Mike Seaver in the 1980s sitcom Growing Pains, is bringing his national tour, Love Worth Fighting For, back to...

Richmond native Ladia Yates wows judges on ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ season...

Richmond native Ladia Yates has again taken her dancing to the national stage, this time wowing the celebrity judges on So You Think You Can Dance. Yates, who attended Kennedy High, recently appeared in the...

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Hercules police release images from damaging crash

"Seatbelts do save lives." That's part of the statement released by Hercules police following a damaging solo-vehicle crash early Monday on Willow Avenue near Palm...
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27th Annual North & East Neighborhood Picnic draws locals

By Mike Kinney "Come and meet your neighbors" was this year's theme for the 27th Annual North & East Neighborhood Picnic. The potluck picnic took place...
The Factory Bar received unanimous approval from the Richmond Planning Commission earlier this month to launch at 12513 San Pablo Ave., near Clinton Ave.

The Factory Bar gets planning commission nod

The Factory Bar received unanimous approval from the Richmond Planning Commission earlier this month to launch at 12513 San Pablo Ave., near Clinton Ave. The...