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Lemonade Day Looms All Over The Arcata Map

Thursday, May 30, 2013
Lemonade Day Looms All Over The Arcata Map

All participants who submit their stand location at Humboldt.lemonadeday.org are visited by an area VIP and recognized with a certificate. All participants who submit their business results to the website after the event receive a prize. »

Debi Farber Bush Is Dizzy, Pathetic, Eager To Ride

Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Debi Farber Bush Is Dizzy, Pathetic, Eager To Ride

"Debi's kind of pathetic today," she self-diagnosed. "My world is spinning out of control." »

Pets Of The Week: Golden Boy Bailey And Stunning, Radiant Calypso

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Pets Of The Week: Golden Boy Bailey And Stunning, Radiant Calypso

If you know of an animal that you would like to see displayed in this column, e-mail Helen at helen@arcataeye.com. »

Wildberries And Arcata Playhouse Join Forces

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Wildberries And Arcata Playhouse Join Forces

The three-year commitment of $15,000 from Wildberries is part of their ongoing efforts in the community to support non-profit organizations and their missions. »

Co-op’s Info Kiosk A Dying Tradition

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Co-op’s Info Kiosk A Dying Tradition

“It’s definitely a dying thing,” said Co-op Outreach Coordinator Melanie Bettenhausen. She said she can see the kiosk from her office, and these days it is mostly a gathering point for people with dogs and cigarettes. »

Arcata History: Our ’Cata Was Originally Their Kori And Oket’oh

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

These articles will provide a foundation upon which residents can understand and appreciate the historical development of our city. The first article is about the Wiyot Indians who lived in the area long before the coming of the Euro-Americans. »

Bubbles Celebrates 40 Years

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Bubbles Celebrates 40 Years

For 40 years, Vicky has been very proud of her locally made products like soap, dish soap (this writer’s favorite), shampoos, bubble bath, bath crystals and much more. »

Area Man Quaffs Frosty Brew In Sunny Brae

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Area Man Quaffs Frosty Brew In Sunny Brae

With Redwood Curtain and Kinetic Koffee both located on South G Street, this beverage-based fusion with Sunny Brae’s Coffee Break could usher in a new era of cordial trade relations between the peoples of the two Arcata neighborhoods. »

Oyster Festival Admission Plan Stirs Mixed Reaction

Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Oyster Festival Admission Plan Stirs Mixed Reaction

Within hours of the Thursday announcement, Arcata Main Street Director Jennifer Koopman and her board had been reviled as greedy, incompetent, dishonest, self-interested and even anatomically mutated. “I don’t know where your head is, but it’s not on your shoulders,” one caller to Main Street said in a voice mail message. Some online commenters... »

Jennifer Koopman: FAQ On The New Oyster Festival Policies

Monday, May 6, 2013
Jennifer Koopman: FAQ On The New Oyster Festival Policies

The money will also be reinvested into the FREE Picnics & Concerts on the Plaza series I have slated beginning in mid-July. The money will pay the bands and artists, sound, equipment and marketing collateral. I’ve been lucky, the artists and bands have all been so generous to Main Street over the years.... »