Tag Archives: Richmond Confidential

Irving Williams, a member of Greater Abundant Life Ministries church in Richmond, enjoys breakfast with nearly 50 local ministers, Police Chief Chris Magnus, and Councilmen Corky Booze and Nat Bates.

Councilmen host breakfast for local ministers

What do you get when you put 50 church ministers and two city councilmen in a room together for three hours? A few sermons, frequent choruses of “A-men!” and some lively discussion about how to...
Catahoula Coffee's Lola Blend roast is a Bay Area favorite and makes for a great local Christmas gift.

Shop Richmond: support local businesses this holiday season

This holiday season, skip the crowds on Black Friday and support your local businesses on Small Business Saturday. From clothing boutiques to handmade artwork, we’ve got some suggestions for the perfect Christmas gift, with a...
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Rich-Con Cooks!

You cooked for us, now we’ll cook for you! We debuted Richmond Cooks on this day last year, featuring several recipes from the kitchens of Richmond Confidential readers. This year, our staff has compiled some...
Roland Formica's shop, Odds 'N Ends Waterbeds on San Pablo Ave. in Richmond, is the oldest waterbed specialty store in the world. (photo by: Maggie Beidelman)

Peace, love and waterbeds: Richmond’s best sleep

There is a time machine in Richmond that will take you back. Way back. Where 80s crooners sing of careless whispers and sepia-tinted photographs bring you back to the better days of peace and love....
Chief Chris Magnus (left) and Captain Mark Gagan (right) have a round-table discussion with Richmond Confidential reporters. (photo by: Alexis Kenyon)

Police Chief Magnus visits Richmond Confidential

Richmond Police Department Chief Chris Magnus and Captain Mark Gagan came to the Richmond Confidential newsroom Friday to discuss police-media relations and answer questions. Magnus has been chief of the RPD since January 2006. He...