Sunday, December 8, 2019

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Guinness World Record attempt underway to gather 1,000 Rosie the Riveter lookalikes in Richmond

Guinness World Record attempt in Richmond hopes to gather 1,000 Rosie lookalikes

Local girls and women who can put together a Rosie the Riveter costume by Aug. 15 have a chance to set a Guinness World Record in Richmond. On that date, the Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home...
Former Tower of Power singer to perform in first of two free summer concerts in downtown Richmond

Former Tower of Power singer to perform in first of two free summer concerts...

Michael Jeffries, former singer of the popular R&B group Tower of Power, will join 6-piece New Orleans-style funk and R&B group BeauFunk in headlining the first concert of the 2015 Music on the Main...
Rev up for classic car show and community health fair at Richmond Civic Center Saturday

Rev up for classic car show, live music at Richmond Civic Center Saturday

The Recreation and Parks Commission is set to hold a free health and community fair and classic car show at Richmond Civic Center Saturday. The event, called FestivaLL, will run from 10 a.m. to 4...

Highlights From Richmond’s Juneteenth Festival and Parade

Another successful Juneteenth has come and gone, and we’ve got pictures to prove it. The Neighborhood Block Association, City of Richmond and the Chevron Richmond Refinery were the event's presenting sponsors. Juneteenth commemorates the emancipation of...
Richmond's Home Front Festival Saturday includes tons of fun activities at three waterfront sites

Richmond’s Home Front Festival Saturday includes tons of fun activities at three waterfront sites

The 8th Annual Home Front Festival is scheduled for this Saturday and will include a slew of fun activities at three coastal sites in Richmond, including a 5K and 10K fun run and a...
Award-winning gospel artist Andre Bean, aka Simply Dre, among star performers at Juneteenth today

Award-winning gospel artist Andre Bean, aka Simply Dre, among star performers at Juneteenth today

A commemoration of the end of slavery in the U.S. is enough reason to attend today's Juneteenth celebration in Richmond, but the impressive musical lineup at this year's festivities could on its own draw...

San Pablo Farmers’ Market opens Saturday at new location in City Hall parking lot

The San Pablo Farmers' Market will hold its summer Opening Day on Saturday in its new location in the City Hall parking lot at 13831 San Pablo Ave. The farmers market opens Saturdays from 10...
Legendary Richmond artist Erase-E builds upon industry success with new album, anthem for San Jose Sabercats

Legendary Richmond artist Erase-E releases new album; collaborates on San Jose Sabercats anthem

Two decades since working on the legendary West Coast Bad Boyz compilation with Master P, veteran Richmond rapper Erase-E has not slowed down one bit, having recently released a new album and having also...
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.,...

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A Subway campaign held in recognition of Hunger Action Month in September raised $14,600 for the Food Bank of Contra Costa & Solano. On Wednesday,...

Vallejo man gets 40 years to life for two Richmond murders

A 23-year-old Vallejo man was sentenced today to 40 years to life in prison for fatally shooting Javonte Prothro and Chrisean Nealy just three...

Why El Tapatio is proposing this 1,800 square foot addition

A well-known food business on 23rd Street is seeking to construct a new building on its property that aims to make its operations more...