Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Subscribe Now!

Name:*
E-mail:*
Zip Code:
Type the characters you see:

Lifestyle

Crestmont School to hold Magic Show & Mixer for parents of prospective students

Crestmont School to hold Magic Show & Mixer for parents of prospective students

Crestmont School in Richmond will hold a Magic Show & Mixer on Saturday to allow parents of prospective students an opportunity to chat with current parents at the school and board members. The free event...
Mark your calendar! First of free upcoming Music on the Main concerts July 23.

Don’t forget! Music on the Main, a free concert series, starts tonight with R&B...

The annual Music on the Main free concert series, brought to us by the Richmond Main Street Initiative (RMSI), is set to kick off Wednesday night with a performance from R&B diva Rhonda Benin. The...
Fans of one of Richmond's best known rappers, Kool John, are getting restless on Twitter as they await the release of his next album.

Richmond’s Kool John debuts ‘Wobble’ two days ahead of album release

The Twittersphere has mainly one word to describe Richmond rapper Kool John's new anthem, "Wobble," which debuted Tuesday: slappin'. The single features two members of Kool John's Richmond crew, The Heartbreak Gang: Skipper and Iamsu!,...
How a popular Richmond baker without formal training went on to make a cake for Justin Timberlake

How a popular Richmond baker without formal training went on to make a cake...

Richmond resident and entrepreneur Rosa Robinson, owner of Sweet Dreams Bake Shop, was the star of a great write-up on the For Richmond blog Tuesday. After being laid off from her fifth job in three...
NIAD Art Center annual fundraiser to be held at Clif Bar headquarters

NIAD Art Center annual fundraiser to be held at Clif Bar headquarters

NIAD Art Center, the Richmond art program for people with developmental disabilities, will hold its annual fundraiser at Clif Bar & Company's Emeryville headquarters, and all attendees will take home a piece of original art. Mark...
La Perla Mexican Delicattessen at Fourth Street and Nevin Avenue in Richmond is set to reopen under new ownership on Tuesday, according to the West County Times.

La Perla Mexican Deli set to reopen Tuesday

La Perla Mexican Deli at Fourth Street and Nevin Avenue in Richmond is set to reopen under new ownership on Tuesday, according to the West County Times. The restaurant is going to be somewhat different...
St. David School holding 'Eat to the Beat Crab Feed' on Feb. 7

St. David School to hold ‘Eat to the Beat Crab Feed’ on Feb. 7

Another great Crab Feed fundraiser is coming to Richmond. St. David School at 871 Sonoma St. is holding the Eat to the Beat Crab Feed Dinner & Dance on Feb. 7 at 6 p.m. For $45 in...
Students can see Selma at Century Hilltop Theatre for free at 10:50 a.m. Monday

Students can see Selma at Century Hilltop Theatre for free at 10:50 a.m. Monday

Along with a large volunteer effort along Richmond Greenway Monday to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day of Service, middle school and high school students can get free admission to the film Selma...

Hundreds expected on Richmond Greenway for MLK Jr. Day of Service

Hundreds of community volunteers are expected to band together Monday to help beautify the Richmond Greenway and help on the Unity Park Project. The popular annual event runs in conjunction with, and in honor of,...
The monthly Point to Point Richmond event continues to gain in popularity, as evidenced by the event's growing list of participants.

Healthy list of participants for Saturday’s third Point to Point Richmond event

The monthly Point to Point Richmond event continues to gain in popularity, as evidenced by the event's growing list of participants. In preparation for this Saturday's Point to Point Richmond, which runs from 2 p.m....

Latest Articles

CalFresh recipients receive benefits early due to federal shutdown

Contra Costa County began issuing benefits to CalFresh recipients for February today -- more than two weeks early -- due to the federal government...
John Gioia selected as chair of county Board of Supervisors

John Gioia selected as chair of county Board of Supervisors

John Gioia was selected today to become the 2019 chair of the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors. Supervisor Candace Andersen was selected as the...
Atchison Park likely to be renamed 'Richard J. Boyd Park'

Atchison Park may be renamed ‘Richard J. Boyd Park’

Atchison Park may soon be renamed Richard J. Boyd Park, as neighborhood residents look to honor the community activist and organizer who died last...