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Mark your calendar! First of free upcoming Music on the Main concerts July 23.

Mark your calendar! First of free upcoming Music on the Main concerts July 23

It's that time of year in Richmond where the music you hear in the distance is likely being played live. The annual Music on the Main summer concerts, brought to us by the Richmond Main...
Santa Claus, Nutcracker ballet, and street lighting at Richmond's Downtown Holiday Festival Wednesday

Santa, Nutcracker ballet, and street lighting at Richmond’s Downtown Holiday Festival Wednesday

Now this is a holiday party the entire community should attend. The Richmond Main Street Initiative and the East Bay Center for the Performing Arts are inviting everyone to the Downtown Holiday Festival on Wednesday,...

Girls Inc. might be offering the only local camp for kids during the winter...

In what officials believe is the only local camp for kids being offered during the winter recess, Girls Inc. of West Contra Costa County has announced its Winter Wonderland program. The camp for girls between...

Hotel Mac to host fine dining etiquette session for Richmond Police Activities League kids

Teaching young people proper etiquette at the dinner table can help prepare them for success. That's the reasoning behind why Richmond Police Activities League students were enrolled in a 6-week series on etiquette presented by...

Santa coming to town early for breakfast at Richmond’s St. David School

Santa Claus is coming to town early this year and wants far more than milk and cookies. St. David School at 871 Sonoma St. in Richmond is hosting its Breakfast with Santa & Holiday Boutique...
WCCUSD's 23rd Nutrition, Health and Fitness Festival at Nystrom Elementary Friday

Richmond Main Street Farmers’ Market newsletter offers great info for shoppers

"Bountiful berries." That's one of the headlines in the Richmond Main Street Farmers' Market's newly released and informative July newsletter, which tells shoppers what to expect in their next visit to the market and other...

Warriors-themed ‘Dub Truck’ headed to El Cerrito Off the Grid on Wednesday

West County residents have a chance to win Warriors tickets when the "Dub Truck" rolls into Off the Grid in El Cerrito on Wednesday. The Off the Grid food truck event runs from 5 p.m....
Launch party for Menbe's Way Fund on Aug. 23 to kick-start expansion of Salute owner's charitable efforts

Salute owner stunned by outpouring of community support for Thanksgiving event

An outpouring of community support for a Richmond restaurant's goal to feed 1,300 homeless people, many of them veterans, on Thanksgiving Day will do far more than serve meals. Due to an unexpectedly large stream...
Tickets for the July 3 barbecue aboard the SS Red Oak Victory are going fast, organizers said Friday.

Don’t forget! SS Red Oak Victory barbecue bash July 3

Tickets for the July 3 barbecue aboard the SS Red Oak Victory are going fast, organizers said this week. The $25 ticket price, which pays for dinner, a historic film, karaoke and an ideal seat...
A proposal to install a new Jack in the Box restaurant at the Richmond Shopping Center was unanimously approved Wednesday by the city's Design Review Board.

Proposed Jack in the Box in downtown Richmond one step closer to reality

A proposal to install a new Jack in the Box restaurant at the Richmond Shopping Center was unanimously approved Wednesday by the city's Design Review Board. The 2,662 square-foot fast food eatery would be located...

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CVS in Pinole offering no-cost drive-thru COVID-19 testing

CVS in Pinole offering no-cost drive-thru COVID-19 testing

CVS today expanded its COVID-19 test sites at CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations, including at the location at 1617 Canyon Drive in Pinole. The self-swab tests...
$12.7M in state grants awarded to enhance two Richmond parks

Pogo Park presents park expansion plan to Richmond City Council

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond City Council received a presentation May 26 from Pogo Park Executive Director Toody Maher about the organization’s plans for using...
Richmond man, 20, drowns in Lake Berryessa

Richmond man, 20, drowns in Lake Berryessa

A 20-year-old Richmond man drowned in Lake Berryessa Wednesday evening, according to the Napa Valley Register. The body of Christopher Ricardo Terlesky was found shortly...