Sunday, July 5, 2020

Lifestyle

Public meeting on 12th and Macdonald project set for Thursday

Don’t miss! Richmond’s RYSE Youth Center to hold first film festival Saturday

An important, must-see film festival will be held in Richmond this Saturday. At 7 p.m., the RYSE Youth Center is set to present its first film festival, "Truth Be Told: Justice Through My Eyes" at...
Temple Beth Hillel invites community to annual Hanukkah celebration and artisan fair

Temple Beth Hillel Bagel Brunch to host staged, dramatic reading of award-winning play

We challenge anyone to name a regularly running Bagel Brunch event that has more interesting events than those hosted by Richmond's only synagogue, Temple Beth Hillel. On Oct. 25, Temple Beth Hillel at 801 Park...

6th Point Richmond Acoustic season kicks off Friday with award-winning duo

The Sixth Point Richmond Acoustic season -- an intimate series where incredible songwriters perform in a 100-year-old church -- kicks off Friday with award-winning Canadian duo Reid Jamieson and Carolyn Mill. The show begins at...
Grammy-nominated, kid-friendly band to perform at this year's Picnic in the Point

Grammy-nominated band to perform at this year’s Picnic in the Point

The always highly-anticipated, family-friendly Picnic in the Point is coming back this year with a Grammy-nominated musical group. Trout Fishing in America, a two-person band that has received four Grammy Award nominations in the Best...

Richmond’s Annual Home Front Festival features long list of activities at three waterfront sites

Don't plan to leave town this Saturday, as many community members are headed to the Home Front. The free 9th Annual Home Front Festival is set to take place at three sites along the Richmond...
John Gioia encourages community to attend West County events celebrating Veteran's Day

Free live music and wine tastings at third Menbe’s Way fundraiser for vets Thursday

Menbe’s Way Fund, the new charitable arm of Menbere "Menbe" Aklilu, a community advocate and owner of popular Richmond restaurant Salute e Vita Ristorante, is set to hold its third fundraiser benefiting veterans on...

Don’t miss 12th annual North Richmond Shoreline Festival on Saturday

Live music, fishing, bird-watching, choo-choo train rides, free books and a whole lot more family fun are expected at the 12th Annual North Richmond Shoreline Festival, which takes place Saturday at Point Pinole Regional...
Beer garden coming soon to former Sky Lounge site in El Cerrito

Beer garden to open soon at former Sky Lounge site in El Cerrito

The Contra Costa Times broke interesting news this week about a beer garden that is scheduled to open this fall along San Pablo Avenue in El Cerrito. The beer garden will be located behind the...
Proposal for nightclub at Pacific East Mall gets unanimous approval

Proposal for nightclub at Pacific East Mall gets unanimous approval

After promising a nightclub rivaling those in San Francisco, the owners of a forthcoming Peruvian restaurant and dance club at Pacific East Mall have received unanimous approval by the Richmond Planning Commission. On Sept. 17,...
Marijuana for pets: Richmond's Milo Foundation featured in national article

Milo Foundation welcomes community to its 21st anniversary party at Assemble restaurant

This sounds like an epic party for anyone, let alone dog owners. The Milo Foundation, the nonprofit operating a 5,000-square-foot animal adoption center in Point Richmond and 283 acre animal sanctuary in Mendocino, is inviting...

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By Kathy Chouteau Catahoula Coffee Company has created a way to not only indulge your love of the caffeinated bean, but also to support the...