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Local Haunted Houses in El Sobrante, Richmond CA

  “Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.”- Stephen King One of the best things about Halloween is that it’s a great time of year to reflect upon the unsolved mysteries of the world around us, for both children and adults alike. There are several ways […]

Staycations in El Sobrante, Richmond CA

  “When was the last time you spent a quiet moment just doing nothing – just sitting and looking at the sea, or watching the wind blowing the tree limbs, or waves rippling on a pond, a flickering candle or children playing in the park?” Ralph Marston If you don’t have the funds or time […]

Labor Day Weekend Activities in El Sobrante

  Dr. King’s last campaign was a labor struggle. Many people are aware that Dr. King was assassinated in Memphis in the spring of 1968. Less well-known is what drew him there: solidarity with city sanitation workers, who, without the benefit of union representation, were rising up to protest humiliating pay and deplorable working conditions. […]

Summer Events in El Sobrante, Richmond CA

  “Summers had a logic all their own and they always brought something out in me. Summer was supposed to be about freedom and youth and no school and possibilities and adventure and exploration. Summer was a book of hope. That’s why I loved and hated summers. Because they made me want to believe.” ―Benjamin […]

Start Your Summer in Solace Apartment Homes

  “All in all, it was a never to be forgotten summer — one of those summers which come seldom into any life, but leave a rich heritage of beautiful memories in their going — one of those summers which, in a fortunate combination of delightful weather, delightful friends and delightful doing, come as near […]

Celebrate Memorial Day in El Sobrante, Richmond CA

  “… It is a proud privilege to be a soldier – a good soldier … [with] discipline, self-respect, pride in his unit and his country, a high sense of duty and obligation to comrades and to his superiors, and a self-confidence born of demonstrated ability.” -George S. Patton Jr. This upcoming May 28th marks Memorial […]

Beautiful Parks Near You For Earth Day

  Is there a better way to spend Earth Day than enjoying the natural beauty of California! Even better? Wildcat Canyon Regional Park, one of the best places to experience our area’s natural beauty, is just down the road from the Solace Apartment Homes! A sight to behold, Wildcat Canyon Regional Park spans nearly 3,000 acres […]

The Best Way to Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day

  There are many Saint Patrick’s Day celebrations in the bay area, but only one has been a staple of the community for over one-hundred-and-fifty years. This holiday weekend, why not travel into the city for San Francisco’s famous Saint Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival! Now in its one-hundred-and-sixty-seventh year, the Saint Patrick’s Day Festival and […]