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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...
The owners of Cafe Pascal are set to open a new diner in Richmond's Marina Bay.

New diner soon to open in Richmond’s Marina Bay

A new American diner is scheduled to open in Richmond's Marina Bay in about a month. Marina Bay Grill, which will be located at 2167 Meeker Ave., is a new venture by the family who...
The Great Tomato Sale is taking place in East Richmond Heights on Saturday.

Don’t miss The Great Tomato Plant Sale in Richmond Saturday

The Bay Area's worst comedians may flee the region when they learn what's taking place in Richmond on Saturday. The Great Tomato Plant Sale will be held at the AdamsCrest Urban Farm in East Richmond...
Grocery Outlet in Richmond is becoming known among locals for its tasty bargain wines selection.

Richmond’s Grocery Outlet building reputation for solid bargain wines

After nearly a year, the Grocery Outlet in Richmond has made a name for itself in a city suffering from a lack of full-service supermarkets. And it’s Richmond’s wine lovers who have benefited the most. "We've...
A Point Richmond couple released their third video in a travelogue series in the Bay Area called "Simple Pleasures."

Point Richmond couple releases 3rd hike-and-burger video

The next stop in a fun video series produced by a Point Richmond couple takes viewers to Stinson Beach in Marin County. Actor Patrick Jones and kindergarten teacher and photographer Katie McGee are producing six...
Richmond rapper D.Bledsoe explains what makes his city so special.

Rapper D.Bledsoe: Richmond artists have distinct style

The effortless rapper DBledsoe, who grew up in south Richmond, says his fascinating city offers a wealth of material for his music. "We have our own distinct style," the artist, whose government name is Dameon...
Richmond hip hop artists release new video that takes tour of city.

Richmond rappers take tour of city in new music video

A new music video from Richmond artists proves why so many cars driving down the city's streets are bumping locally-produced tracks. Rappers J.Cash and YPOnTheBeat exhibit Richmond's wealth of musical talent in their new video...
The owner of Oakland's Home of Chicken and Waffles could open a third location in downtown Richmond.

Downtown Richmond might get soul food restaurant

Popular East Bay soul food restaurant Home of Chicken & Waffles might choose downtown Richmond as its third location, according to the Richmond Main Street Initiative (RMSI). RMSI, the nonprofit that is spearheading a City...
Bay Area artist Victor Cartagena's new show at Richmond Art Center is a "Don't miss," according to the San Francisco Chronicle.

‘Don’t miss’ this Richmond Art Center exhibit

A new exhibit at the Richmond Arts Center has made the San Francisco Chronicle's "Don't Miss" list for this weekend. Provocative works from longtime Bay Area artist and Salvadoran-born Victor Cartagena will be on display...
Richmond's Catahoula Coffee to host 6th annual customer appreciation day on Sunday

Richmond coffee shop is region’s best in online poll

Richmond's Catahoula Coffee Company was rated the Bay Area's best coffee shop in an online poll this week. The oft-touted artisan roaster at 12472 San Pablo Ave., which opened in 2008, was one of more...

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New pizza eatery augments El Sobrante's diversity

New pizza eatery augments El Sobrante’s diversity

During frequent drives to the Sikh temple in El Sobrante over the last 18 years, Navneet Sandhu said he marveled at the...

Community meeting to discuss ideas to improve Stege Elementary

Help West Contra Costa Unified School District "re-imagine" Richmond's Stege Elementary. Families are asked to join the district's Board...
Dr. Mayra Padilla of Contra Costa College (photo above) about the importance of college and life experiences. Padilla received her PhD in Neuroscience from U.C. Berkeley and was a lead researcher at Stanford for a time before becoming an educator.

Apply now for Chevron’s Somos Employee Network college scholarship

For an 11th consecutive year, the Somos Employee Network at Chevron Richmond is offering $1,000 scholarships to qualifying high school seniors.