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At Hilltop Mall Saturday, volunteers with the Richmond Art Center will be in the JC Penney Court (lower level) to offer a free crafts session for children.

Hilltop Mall, Richmond Art Center offer moms of young kids best possible gift

For the moms of young children, sometimes the best possible gift is to have someone else keep the little ones occupied for a few hours. From 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Hilltop Mall on...
Large digital signs on 23rd Street warning of a street closure this weekend is enough to build excitement for Cinco de Mayo festivities.

Richmond getting ready for Cinco de Mayo celebrations

Large digital signs on 23rd Street warning of a street closure this weekend is enough to build excitement for Cinco de Mayo festivities. The wildly popular 23rd Street Cinco de Mayo celebration that attracts thousands...
Public meeting on 12th and Macdonald project set for Thursday

Don’t miss FREE family event ‘Science Remix’ in Richmond Thursday night

Don't forget to attend the free family event "Science Remix" on Thursday night at Richmond's East Bay Center for the Performing Arts. From 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., scientists from the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory...
Gizzle McFly's flow is raw and gritty but also smart, confidant and hopeful - and so it's no surprise that the rising rapper calls Richmond home.

Authenticity of ‘The Riches’ inspires Gizzle McFly’s music

Gizzle McFly's flow is raw and gritty but also smart, confidant and hopeful - and so it's no surprise that the rising rapper calls Richmond home. "Richmond influences my music in a way like no...
The Richmond Museum Association announced this week that tickets are available for the July 3 barbecue aboard the SS Red Oak Victory.

Barbecue aboard the SS Red Oak Victory on July 3? Yes, please

The Richmond Museum Association announced this week that tickets are available for the July 3 barbecue aboard the SS Red Oak Victory. Tickets are just $25 apiece and include dinner, a historic film, karaoke, and...

Listening session for IamSu!’s debut album next week

Rumor on the street is there will be an exclusive listening session next week for Richmond rapper IamSu!’s highly-anticipated debut album, Sincerely Yours. While we can tell you the session is scheduled for April 23,...

‘Red dot’ event could further bolster Point Richmond’s artistic reputation

Point Richmond residents hope a sea of large red dots in their neighborhood will enhance the area's reputation as one of the Bay Area's most artistic towns. On May 10, the neighborhood is holding its...
You'll be shocked to learn that middle and high school students were responsible for the exhibition currently on display at the Richmond Art Center.

Richmond Art Center showing mature works by young artists

If you can believe it, the artworks displayed on this page are not from a major-city museum. They were created by local middle and high school students and can currently be viewed at the Richmond...

Richmond shines in music video featuring Iamsu!, Sage The Gemini, 2 Chainz

The music video that brought famous hip hop artists to Richmond earlier this year premiered on mtvU Friday. The video is for the popular debut track from Richmond rapper and producer IamSu! called “Only That...
Richmond's Solano Playlot to host and egg hunt and spring celebration this Sunday.

Solano Playlot to host 5th egg hunt and spring festival

Don't miss the 5th annual Egg Hunt & Spring Festival on Sunday at the Solano Playlot in Richmond's North & East neighborhood. The event will take place from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the...

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Local girls and Chevron Richmond mentors team up to make ice cream

Here's one thing that will inspire anyone to want to be a scientist: learning to make ice cream. Eighteen members of Girls Inc. of West...
Richmond rapper celebrates birthday by holding school backpack drive

Richmond rapper celebrates birthday by holding school backpack drive

An emerging 13-year-old rap artist from Richmond decided to celebrate his birthday last weekend by giving back to his community. One5mani, known to his teachers...
Sandy Hook Promise program coming to Contra Costa County schools

Sandy Hook Promise program coming to Contra Costa County schools

Programs from the Sandy Hook Promise initiative are coming to Contra Costa County middle and high schools aimed at preventing gun violence on school...