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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. »

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. »

‘Loon’ Like Live Pixar At The Arcata Playhouse

Friday, May 3, 2013
‘Loon’ Like Live Pixar At The Arcata Playhouse

Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for students and 18 and under. They are available at Wildberries Marketplace and online at brownpapertickets.com or reserve at (707) 822-1575. The Arcata Playhouse is located at 1251 Ninth St. »

Oyster Festival Will Charge $10 Admission This Year

Thursday, May 2, 2013
Oyster Festival Will Charge $10 Admission This Year

The Oyster Festival will operate a little differently this year. Due to organizational budgets, festival management and attendance, safety concerns and increasing costs, Arcata Main Street will charge a $10 entrance fee to enter the festival grounds surrounding the Arcata Plaza. There will be no charge for beer wristbands. »

NPA Elegant French Dinner With The Delta Nationals

Thursday, May 2, 2013
NPA Elegant French Dinner With The Delta Nationals

At 6:30 p.m., NPA students will serve guests a sit-down dinner by French chef Marceau Verdiere and desserts by Ramone’s Bakery and Lauren Sarabia of Comfort of Home Catering (see menu). Swing dance lessons at 7:30 p.m. will be followed by dancing to the Delta Nationals from 8 to 11 p.m. »

Jada Brotman: CSAs Amaze, Armando Frosts The Meat Cake

Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Jada Brotman: CSAs Amaze, Armando Frosts The Meat Cake

Says Eddie: “Making a commitment to a CSA is often an excellent value. If you’re into eating what the farm has to offer each week, and you don’t miss too many of the pickups, you’ll get more for your money than anywhere else... and you’ll notice the difference in freshness and flavor.” »

This Weekend: A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant And A Prayer

Friday, April 26, 2013
This Weekend: A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant And A Prayer

This V-Day production at the Native Forum and the Eureka Woman’s Club will benefit Six Rivers Planned Parenthood’s Spare Change and Paso A Paso. Six Rivers Planned Parenthood’s Spare Change is a program where teens teach their peers about the realities and responsibilities that come with their developing sexuality, including healthy relationships. »

‘The Word’ – Community Storytelling With KHSU At The Arcata Playhouse

Friday, April 26, 2013
‘The Word’ – Community Storytelling With KHSU At The Arcata Playhouse

Workshop participant Maggie Gainer said of the process, “This workshop has provided us with opportunities to be coached by experienced performing storytellers, support each other, get lots of feedback, think about our personal repertoire of stories in new ways, and develop the confidence for the first time to take them to the stage. ... »

Taste-Testing PastaLuego’s Creations For The New Abruzzi Lunch Menu

Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Taste-Testing PastaLuego’s Creations For The New Abruzzi Lunch Menu

The glory of the menu is pasta, often with a protein addition so no one risks leaving hungry. Not to shortchange protein – it’s my middle name – but fresh pasta is the point here. The dishes are Roman traviatta style at its Californian best. »

Around Town – April 1, 1953

Monday, April 8, 2013

A recipe for Aunt Tessie’s Asbestos-Chive Doodles in last week’s Arcata Eye included a typograhpical error in the ingredient list. »