Queue Up for Tacos at Tacos El Tucan

Get in line! If you judge a good food spot by the line out the door, Tacos El Tucan is one of the best in the Bay Area. You’ll often see folks jostling to get in the door, or waiting patiently outside to get their order. This small eatery is a favorite among locals for its authentic […]

How to Make Your New Year’s Resolutions a Reality in 2020

Enlist a friend. Recruit a friend or coworker to join you in your journey to your goal. By buddying up, you’ll have someone holding you accountable and depending on you for companionship and moral support. In the end, you’ll be less likely to throw in the towel. Take baby steps. Break your resolution down into smaller, more […]

Snag Your Tickets Now to the El Cerrito Crab Feed

The fourth annual El Cerrito Crab Feed is scheduled to take place on January 24th. This event offers crab, garlic bread, salad, pasta, & dessert and is all for a good cause; proceeds from the Crab Feed benefit the David Hunter Youth Memorial Scholarship, which helps provide “safe, high quality recreation and childcare programs” to the children […]

How to Host an Unforgettable New Year’s Eve Party

The fireworks, the drinks, the celebratory ambiance—what’s not to love about New Year’s Eve? If your idea of the perfect Dec. 31 includes all of the above—but not the uncomfortable formalwear and too-crowded bar scene—then consider hosting your own party on New Year’s Eve! Here are a few tips to help you host a party […]

Now Open Near The Village at Town Center: Sakana Sushi and Roll

Sakana Sushi and Roll has only been open for a couple of months, but it’s already receiving rave reviews from Kensington locals who say the fish is fresh, the service is efficient, and the dining room is clean and welcoming. Yelpers give particular praise to the restaurant’s chirashi sushi donburi (assorted fish served over sushi rice). […]

DIY Holiday Gifts They’ll Be Excited to Unwrap

Between the shopping and the parties, the hectic holiday season can really start to take its toll on your stamina—and your wallet! This year, keep your wallet full—and your stress level at a minimum—by making your own holiday gifts. Not only will your friends and family enjoy a meaningful gift made just for them, they’ll […]

Shop for Everyone on Your Nice List at the Arts of Point Richmond Holiday Faire

Mark your calendar for Saturday, December 14, when the Arts of Point Richmond Holiday Faire opens its doors for the 2019 holiday season. This one-day extravaganza features a series of live performances from local musicians (Amy Ukena, Hans Raag, and John Robertson), as well as crafting tables for the little ones, raffles, and plenty of tasty holiday […]

Anyone Can Care for These Resilient Houseplants

Are you guilty of receiving a houseplant as a gift, only to quickly let it wilt and wither away? Even if you’re not exactly a natural when it comes to being a plant parent, there are still some houseplants hardy enough to withstand just about anything. Here are a few houseplants that practically anyone can […]

Must-Know Thanksgiving Hosting Tips for Renters

 You don’t have to have a huge home in order to host Thanksgiving dinner. If you’re willing to think outside the box, you’ll have no trouble fitting your whole crew into your apartment! Here’s how to do it. Get creative with dining areas. If your dining room or eat-in kitchen is simply too small to […]