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Arcata Ridge Trail In Home Stretch

Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Arcata Ridge Trail In Home Stretch

A $180,000 grant is anticipated, leaving an estimated $10,000 gap. Those wishing to assist with closing that funding gap may make a donation via the Humboldt Area Foundation website, make a check out to the City of Arcata Forest Fund and send or deliver it to City Hall, or donate auction items to and... »

16th Eye Ball A Benefit For The Arcata Ridge Trail

Friday, February 15, 2013
16th Eye Ball A Benefit For The Arcata Ridge Trail

The 16th Annual Arcata Eye Ball takes place Saturday, March 9 at the Arcata Theatre Lounge. Admission is $15; doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are available at Wildberries Marketplace, People’s Records, Wildwood Music, California Welcome Center, The Works and at arcatatheatre.com. »

Arcata Playhouse Seeks Two Sculptors For $3,000 Commissions

Monday, February 4, 2013
Arcata Playhouse Seeks Two Sculptors For $3,000 Commissions

There will be a stipend of $3,000 for each successful proposal, which will cover the development and partial implementation of the artworks. Artists may access the request for proposals at arcataplayhouse.org or at the Playhouse on 1251 Ninth St. Proposals are due on March 1 at 4 p.m. at the Arcata Playhouse. »

Arcata Figueiredo’s Video Shop Closing, McK To Stay Open

Friday, January 18, 2013
Arcata Figueiredo’s Video Shop Closing, McK To Stay Open

Dana and David want to thank their many patrons for their continued support and loyalty over the years, as well as the many employees who have worked with them. »

Bottled Water, Razor Wire Trip Up Arcata Resource Recovery Center

Sunday, January 6, 2013
Bottled Water, Razor Wire Trip Up Arcata Resource Recovery Center

“Sometimes you learn from the curve,” Schager said. “We’ll have to try something else.” »

Ginger Campbell: Join The Arcata Chamber’s Vibrant, Expanding Community – November 28, 2012

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

The Chamber also operates one of 20 exclusive California Welcome Centers. This enables the Arcata Chamber to do what few other chambers can; to provide an excellent service to member businesses and organizations and expose and refer our members to over 10,000 visitors each year. The California Welcome Center is a wonderful... »

Rail With Trail Could Prevail – November 27, 2012

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

“I think we are developing a very broad-based community consensus of, ‘Let’s move forward with rail and trail – let’s make it work,’” he said. »

Arcata Lumber Building Home Improvement Campus – November 21, 2012

Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Arcata Lumber Building Home Improvement Campus – November 21, 2012

“It’s rewarding to be able to add jobs to the community, rejuvenate such a historic block in Arcata, and to increase the energy efficiency of a retail store while creating more than three times the floor space of the existing facility.” »

Recycling Dropoff/Buyback Center Opens – November 21, 2012

Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Recycling Dropoff/Buyback Center Opens – November 21, 2012

“We saw the need for a recycling center up here,” Schager said. “It’s a great city, because they’re so recycling knowledgable.” »

Rail Vs. Trail = Fail – November 6, 2012

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Rail supporters and trail advocates are at odds, sometimes bitterly, and McCowen recommended they collaborate instead. “If people want to advocate for rail only, if they want to advocate for trail only – that increases the odds that we get nothing,” he said. »