Archive for “Positive Vibe Cafe”

Music and food at Vibefest in Stratford Hills

Sunday, May 19 Noon – 6pm Featuring: Honky Tonk Experience, The Hullabaloos, The Taters, Blue Line Highway, The Janet Martin Band, Cardinal Compass, The Dreamers, The Sommervillians with Solomon Miles & more! Admission: $5 donation Stratford Hills Shopping Center (outside the Cafe)  Proceeds benefit the work of Positive Vibe Cafe.

VibeFrost and Bob Marley’s grandson coming to Positive Vibe

Two fundraisers are happening at Positive Vibe this month. The eighth annual VibeFrost is Jan. 19 and features Janet Martin Band, Susan Greenbaum, Andy Vaughn and the Driveline, and the Hullabaloos. A second show, featuring Biggz General and Redlyte, as well as Solomon Miles, will be held Jan. 24, with doors at 6:30 p.m. Both […]

Three local non-profits to receive grants from Richmond Unite

Richmond Unite recently closed the voting for Richmond area non-profits to receive grants. In order to get the grant the non-profit had to have over 1,000 folks vote for it. The number of votes received will determine how much money is received. Although they haven’t announced the grant amounts Richmond Unite has announced the vote totals and it’s […]

Record breaking Diamond high-fives help Positive Vibe

VibeFrost Tonight at Positive Vibe Cafe

From Richmond; Warm up your Saturday evening with some live music at Max’s Positive Vibe Café, which is celebrating its seventh anniversary with the annual VibeFrost event on Jan. 14 from 5 to 10 p.m. Groups scheduled to perform at the restaurant include The Taters, The Hullabaloos, Cy Taggart and Offering. There’s no cover charge, […]

Positive Vibe Hits 500 Grads

Great little article in Style Weekly on Positive Vibe’s job training efforts and how it exceeded expectations. Larcen expected that maybe 10 people at most would undergo the training program each year. He was way off. On Friday, Nov. 18, the 500th graduate will be honored in a ceremony at the cafe.

$7 Gets $14 At Positive Vibe

Mural Unveiling Today at Positive Vibe

Now that H&H has been kicking around awhile, I get my fair share of press releases and emails to post a story. This email caught me when I was a little down and wondering whether hard work ever pays off. It answered my questions and I’m reposting it in it’s entirety below and hope that […]

Good Vibes at Vibesfest this Sunday

Don’t miss one of our best local festivals. Vibefest is an annual music and food festival benefitting the Positive Vibe Foundation and is always a good time.

Richmond Groupon for Positive Vibe Cafe

Good deal for some good food at Positive Vibe.

Positive Vibe Cafe Express Opening Video

The Express is on the other side of the river but it is definitely worth another shout out. P.S.-Don’t try to go there today Monday, they are closed on Mondays. (It was correctly pointed out to me that today is Tuesday. Vacation has a way of messing with your mind.) You would think it would […]

Art Show Reception at Positive Vibe on Monday

Positive Vibe Café is hosting the opening reception of “Fish Market” by artist John Bryan from 5-7 pm, Monday May 3. This is an exhibition/sale of new paintings/prints 100% of the sales will be donated for arts/culture in the Richmond region via CultureWorks‘ grants and services. After a month at Positive Vibe Café the exhibition […]

Chef Huntjens Coming to Positive Vibe

From Richmond; Three months after closing the doors of his beloved 1 North Belmont, Frits Huntjens has donned the toque again. Those of us used to sinking teeth into bison burgers and fab crab cakes will henceforth find a familiar white coat in the kitchen at Max’s Positive Vibe Café. Other interesting tidbits are […]

Drink Beer for Charity at Positive Vibe

Brown Distributing, Once Upon a Vine & Max’s Positive Vibe Café have banded together to hold a Charity Beer Dinner benefiting the Get Lost MD (Muscular Dystrophy) & Positive Vibe Café. Sunday Feb 28th, 2010 5pm-8:30pm $25/person Tasting of 5 German style beers from local breweries with a full German buffet & live music call […]

Buz Coming to Positive Vibe

From Style Weekly: Positive Vibe Café brings in the New Year with guest chef Buz Grossberg of Buz and Ned’s Real Barbecue on Jan. 17. The self-described porktologist will serve a salad of pit-roasted beets with spinach, grilled oranges and goat cheese, poached oyster stew, barbecued quail, apricot rice, beef brisket with garlic mashed potatoes […]

Mama Zu Chef at Positive Vibe Tonight

Scott from Oregon Hill clues us in on the news that the great food of Mamma Zu will be available on this side of the river but only for tonight. Positive Vibe’s Guest Chef Series resumes this Sunday, September 20th featuring Ed Vasaio of Mamma Zu. Call 804.560.9622 for reservations. Choose from the following special […]

Positive Vibe Mention in Style Weekly

From Short Order at Style Weekly: Positive Vibe Café: Dearly departed Richmond musician Gary Gerloff gave one last gift to the business he fondly called the “Positive Vice” May 27: The party after his funeral at the café jammed the place on what would have otherwise been a slow Wednesday night, introducing many to the […]

Positive Vibe Fest May 3

Positive Vibe takes over the Stratford Hills Shopping Center’s parking lot for music, food and fun. A $10 donation goes towards helping them with their mission to  “provide hands-on training and meaningful employment in food services to individuals with physical and developmental disabilities.”

MarketVibe Chefs Challenge

At tomorrow’s rendition of the South of the James Market, 4th District Council representative Kathy Graziano and her culinary-minded sons will compete against a team of chefs from Positive Vibe Cafe in the MarketVibe Chefs Challenge. Like something straight out of Top Chef, the teams will purchase all items from the market offerings and prepare […]

A change in vibe

From today’s Style, a new chef is in at Positive Vibe Cafe. The Cafe will also be hosting Christmas in July on the 26th. Live music and seasonal decor accompany a food drive for the Central Virginia Food Bank.

Vibefest ’08

Positive Vibe Cafe’s Vibefest is coming, Sunday June 8. A $5 donation gets you a full day’s worth of music and a taste of their much talked about food. As usual, proceed go towards their daily mission of providing food service training and employment for the disabled. They’re looking for volunteers- contact information can be […]

National award for Positive Vibe

Stratford Hills’ own Positive Vibe Cafe is the recipient of a 2007 New Freedom Initiative Award. The award, handed out by the US Department of Labor, “recognizes non-profits, small businesses, corporations and individuals that have demonstrated exemplary and innovative efforts in furthering the employment and workplace environment for people with disabilities.”