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Rick Olivares

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Over ramen

THE Yasai Ramen was begging for me to sink my chopsticks and spoon into its finely arrayed vegetables.…
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Monster bash in NBA

THE Brooklyn Nets have been accused of buying a championship with their already star-studded roster receiving more reinforcement…
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One year later

TODAY, March 15, 2021, is the first year anniversary of the lockdown due to the Covid-19 virus that…
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Never shut up

You have seen football star Zlatan Ibrahimovic and basketball star LeBron James exchange—and that is putting it mildly—words…

Podcasting

I AM currently doing three podcasts—Cold Brew which is my anything goes podcast about music, sports, lifestyle and…

A calling

I sometimes pick out and mentor kids in different basketball teams. I pick out the struggling players and…
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Eye Openers

San Pablo City hardcore band Barred opened the local music scene’s vinyl record account for 2020 with the…