Monday, December 9, 2019

Lifestyle

Low-income families to get more free produce at Richmond farmers' market due to federal grant

Low-income families to get more free produce at Richmond farmers’ market due to federal...

Starting this summer, low-income families who shop at the Richmond Main St. Farmers' Market will get an additional batch of free produce thanks to a federal grant. Pacific Coast Farmers' Market Association (PCFMA), which operates...
This fall, the Contra Costa Civic Theatre (CCCT) in El Cerrito is offering a number of courses for youths and adults in acting and auditioning.

Contra Costa Civic Theatre offering acting and auditioning courses this fall

No need to act like you're acting. This fall, the Contra Costa Civic Theatre (CCCT) in El Cerrito is offering a number of courses for youths and adults in acting and auditioning. From Oct. 19 to...
WCCUSD's 23rd Nutrition, Health and Fitness Festival at Nystrom Elementary Friday

WCCUSD’s annual Nutrition, Health and Fitness Festival to be held in Richmond

An annual school district event that has for more than two decades tackled childhood obesity by promoting healthy lifestyles to local families will take place again Thursday at Highland Elementary School in Richmond, the...
Locals encouraged to see powerful 'Freedom Change' at East Bay Center for Performing Arts

Locals encouraged to see powerful ‘Freedom Change’ at East Bay Center for Performing Arts

There are two more opportunities to see "Freedom Change," the powerful performance crafted by talented local artists as part of the Iron Voices Project. Shows will take place Friday and Saturday at the East Bay Center...

Locally grown Green Day makes ‘triumphant’ return to stage before Rock Hall of Fame...

A couple of West Contra Costa Unified School District alums are in Cleveland to be officially crowned as rock legends on Saturday, and they proved Thursday they haven't lost a step. Green Day, whose singer...
Andre Thierry

Reminder! Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic headlining free Richmond concert Wednesday

Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic is set Wednesday to headline the second Music on the Main free concert in downtown Richmond. The concert, held by the Richmond Main Street Initiative (RMSI), will run from 5...
Richmond synagogue to host art talk examining Marc Chagall’s relationship to Judaism

Richmond synagogue to host art talk examining Marc Chagall’s relationship to Judaism

Richmond synagogue Temple Beth Hillel will host an art talk about famed 20th century painter Marc Chagall on April 12 as part of the Sunday Morning Bagel Brunch series. The event will take place from...
9-year-old Richmond rapper continues to evolve as artist; drops new track

9-year-old Richmond rapper continues to evolve as artist; drops new track

Mariah Sanaa, the talented 9-year-old Richmond rapper who wowed us in a YouTube video last year, has done it again. The ever-busy Sanaa recently released a new video of her rhyming over a track by...
Public meeting on 12th and Macdonald project set for Thursday

Impressive young artists to perform at East Bay Center for the Performing Arts next...

The community is invited to come watch and support impressive local young artists who will perform next month at the East Bay Center for the Performing Arts. The 7 p.m. performances on April 11, April...
Gala fundraiser Saturday to honor beloved Richmond public servant Emma Jean Clark

Gala fundraiser Saturday to honor beloved Richmond public servant Emma Jean Clark

Beloved Richmond public servant Emma Jean Clark will be honored at a gala fundraiser on Saturday for the Dr. Mattie McGlothen Library Museum in Richmond. The black-tie optional event will run from 4 p.m. to...

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Salesian making history at state title game this Saturday

A team with just 23 players on its varsity roster, Salesian College Preparatory was reportedly predicted to go 5-5 this year. That prediction didn't...

Maintenance to impact bike-ped path on Richmond-San Rafael Bridge

The new bicycle-pedestrian path on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge will be closed each night this week from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for maintenance...

Cannabis retailers proposed for North Richmond, El Sobrante

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday is set to consider proposals for recreational marijuana stores, cultivation and manufacturing sites in unincorporated...