Archive for October, 2012

Pamela Jones: We’ve Pulled All The Tricks Out Of The Bag – October 31, 2012

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

At Arcata School District, we have faced all of the above and more. We are currently wrapping up our latest round of pavement pounding and phone calling in the hopes that the passage of Measures E and F, our bond and parcel tax measures appearing on the November ballot, will help pull us out... »

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Paul Mann: All The Scented Snake Oil You Could Want – October 31, 2012

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

It’s courtship time: Josephine’s rather attracted to the rival; not fully persuaded, mind you, but definitely interested—interested despite the 47 percent debacle. Seriously thinking about embracing the guy anyway, hard as that is for Obama supporters to imagine. »

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Tim Martin: How Can I Be More Like Mitt? – October 31, 2012

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Yes, I’m a dismal failure. I’m one of the lazy 47 percent. »

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Plaza Halloween Mayhem: Consider The Alternatives – October 31, 2012

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012
Plaza Halloween Mayhem: Consider The Alternatives – October 31, 2012

There are many alternative events for adults to enjoy on Halloween, from live concerts to dancing. The APD encourages people to act responsibly, respect the community, designate a driver and have fun. »

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Creamery District Gets Headwaters Grant – October 28, 2012

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Described as a “neighborhood redevelopment project” in the Headwaters grant application, the Creamery District Project will build on the presence of the Arcata Playhouse and plan for revitalization based on promotion of the arts. »

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Place The Link In Your Loop And Put Ideas To Work – October 28, 2012

Sunday, October 28th, 2012
Place The Link In Your Loop And Put Ideas To Work – October 28, 2012

For more information about memberships, events, meeting room rental or other Link offerings, contact Greenway Partners at (707) 822-0597, info@the-link.us or the-link.us. »

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Dana Silvernale: Jill Stein And The Green New Deal Deserve Your Vote – October 28, 2012

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Your vote for Jill Stein is powerful. Do not waste it on the lesser of two evils. Make it count! »

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Measures E, F Would Fund ASD Teachers, Repairs – October 28, 2012

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Measure E will raise an estimated $1 million over five years by imposing a $49 parcel tax on roughly 5,200 parcels within the district. Measure F will authorize the issuance of a $7 million school bond for the first time since 1998 – when the voters of Arcata voted to authorize a $5.4 million... »

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Morose Mr. McKinley Unleashes His Glower Power – October 28, 2012

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

6:10 p.m. As a woman made her way across the Plaza to work, a non-gentleman unveiled his ghastly reproductive equipment, providing fellow slouchabout-sophisticators a moment of hilarity. »

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Poll: Arcata Voters Like Corps Ain’t Peeps, Grow House Energy Tax Measures – October 26, 2012

Friday, October 26th, 2012

“Both Measures have a comfortable lead at the time the poll was taken, given that the percentage of supporters easily exceeds twice the error margin over the percentage of opponents,” said Larson. “Polls should not be considered predictions, however, so the actual election may be still up for grabs depending on the turn out... »

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