Sunday, June 16, 2019

Lifestyle

Video: Is it a handbag, dessert, or both?

Have you ever seen a Louis Vuitton handbang this sweet? Among Richmond's talented and creative merchants is the venerable baker Rosa Robinson. Robinson, owner of Sweet Dreams bakery, posted a YouTube video Sunday of what appears...
The Richmond Public Library is launching a new and exciting product called Knowledge City!

Score free or discounted tickets to local museums

Richmond residents are encouraged to use the public library's new online Discover & Go service, which allows library patrons to get free or discounted passes to a long list of museums and other cultural...

Richmond Chinese New Year event this weekend

Richmond's Chinese New Year celebrations include food and entertainment on Saturday at Richmond Memorial Auditorium. The event runs rom 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., with tickets going for $20 per person for inner circle seating...
The musical Johnny Guitar is coming to Masquers Playhouse in Point Richmond starting March 28.

Tragedy dissected at Masquers Playhouse

A play that only members of the vehemently anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church could object to is coming to Masquers Playhouse in Port Richmond late next month. The Laramie Project, which is slated for five Saturday...

Sante Fe neighborhood’s ‘thriving’ art community

The East Bay Express offers a good read today about the "thriving artists' community" that has emerged in Richmond's Sante Fe neighborhood. That burgeoning community reportedly arrived after Jim and Jeff Wright converted some storage...

Free Richmond screening for documentary premiere

The premiere of a documentary examining teen pregnancy among African Americans will take place in Richmond city council chambers on Feb. 13 and will be free for the public, according to the Richmond Public...

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PHOTOS! Richmond Juneteenth celebration

By Mike Aldax and Mike Kinney Community members came out in droves Saturday for yet another colorful Juneteenth Parade and Festival in Richmond. The annual community...

Red Bay Coffee celebrates grand opening

By Kathy Chouteau Red Bay Coffee Roasters, the first coffee shop to swing open its doors in downtown Richmond in two decades, has officially opened...
Contra Costa County food pantry open to all students

Contra Costa College food pantry open to all students

Did you know that Contra Costa College keeps a food pantry open to all students, regardless of income, because, "groceries are expensive!" Any enrolled student...