Saturday, February 29, 2020

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Temple Beth Hillel invites community to annual Hanukkah celebration and artisan fair

Community invited to Passover event at Richmond synagogue Temple Beth Hillel

The community is invited to a family-friendly Congregational Seder on the second night of Passover at Temple Beth Hillel in Richmond, which is the only synagogue in West Contra Costa County. It will be held...
The free two-night Harbour Lights Music Festival at the Craneway Pavilion is set to begin Friday with headliners Lydia Pense & Cold Blood.

Reminder! Free music festival at Craneway Pavilion starts tonight

The free two-night Harbour Lights Music Festival at the Craneway Pavilion is set to begin Friday with headliners Lydia Pense & Cold Blood. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. on both nights. While admission is free,...
Unique fundraiser offering fine dining experience to benefit Richmond's Bay Area Rescue Mission

Unique fundraiser offering fine dining experience to benefit Richmond’s Bay Area Rescue Mission

A unique culinary fundraiser is offering diners a multicourse tasting menu with wine pairings that will benefit Richmond's Bay Area Rescue Mission, the nonprofit providing a wide range of services for the region's homeless...
Clarence "Mr. Gospel" Eggleton

‘Mr. Gospel’ to release latest CD at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church

The Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church in Richmond will host the CD release and birthday celebration of Dr. Clarence "Mr. Gospel" Eggleton on Saturday, March 21st. The event will begin at 5 p.m. at the church at...
Richmond Museum of History to feature Chinese shrimp camp artifacts in new exhibit

Richmond Museum of History to feature Chinese shrimp camp artifacts

A new temporary exhibit celebrating the Chinese shrimping on the San Francisco Bay, with a focus on the shrimp camps in Richmond, is set to open March 21 at the Richmond Museum of History. The...
$5 pancake breakfast on Sunday to raise funds for Richmond's St. David School

$5 pancake breakfast on Sunday to raise funds for students at St. David School

The community is invited to a breakfast fundraiser for St. David School on Sunday that includes a hearty meal for just $5. The Holy Hotcakes Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser will run from 9 a.m. to noon...
At a popular Richmond restaurant, creative boozing is a constructive request.

Art class in Richmond encourages ‘creative drinking’

Asking someone to "drink creatively" sounds dangerous. But on certain nights at a popular Richmond restaurant, creative boozing is a constructive request. Restaurante La Revolucion at 3190 Klose Way is hosting Paint Nite, a painting class...
Richmond Art Center to feature works of Bay Area artist Mildred Howard

Richmond Art Center to feature works of Mildred Howard and WCCUSD students

Later this month, the Richmond Art Center is set to feature the works of Bay Area artist Mildred Howard, who helped beautify the Richmond BART station parking garage with her art (see photo above). Along...
Plenty of strings attached, but all welcome to free Hilltop Ukulele Lovers Academy

Plenty of strings attached, but all welcome to free Hilltop Ukulele Lovers Academy

This sounds finger-pickin' good. On the second Friday of every month, local residents are encouraged to attend the free Hilltop Ukulele Lovers Academy (HULA), where ukulele players of all skill levels gather to share, sing...
Fast-rhyming rapper "Le'Le" has been blowing up recently, not only on stages statewide but also on the set of the Marshawn Lynch film.Leondrea Thomas, otherwise known as fast-rhyming rapper "Le'Le," has been blowing up recently, not only on stages statewide but also on the set of The Marshawn Lynch Story.

After role in Marshawn Lynch film and album project, 15-year-old Le’Le’s star status is...

Leondrea Thomas, otherwise known as fast-rhyming rapper "Le'Le," has been blowing up recently, not only on stages statewide but also on the set of The Marshawn Lynch Story. The multifaceted 15-year-old performer, who split her...

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WCCUSD superintendent addresses 'painful' decision impacting nearly 300 employees

WCCUSD supe addresses ‘painful’ decision on nearly 300 employees

The West Contra Costa Unified School District superintendent issued the following statement to the school district community following the Board of Education meeting Wednesday. By...
Chevron Black Employee Network scholarship recipients aren't waiting to make a difference

Chevron Black Employee Network scholarship recipients aren’t waiting to make a difference

Shreejal Luitel isn’t just hoping for greater minority representation in the tech industry. The senior at Middle College High is already moving the needle...
Richmond honors Jerrold Hatchett for retirement, community service

Richmond honors Jerrold Hatchett for retirement, community service

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond’s “godfather” was honored with a proclamation from the City Council on Tuesday for his decades of community service and his recent...