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Café Brio offering shares, planning improvements

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – Café Brio wants you to have a share, and not just a hunk of your lunch partner’s Quiche Forestière. The Plaza’s premiere sidewalk bistro is offering shares for sale to investors at $100 each with a 10-share minimum. The “direct public offering (DPO)” serves several goals. It

Opinion

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Interim use status would liberate key peninsula properties

Local jobs and public revenues are being lost due to outdated coastal zoning designations that prevent the Humboldt Bay Harbor, Recreation & Conservation District from leasing its property and providing economic development opportunities for our community. The Harbor District and our leasing agent have turned away many prospective tenants ranging from manufacturers to wholesale distributors

Entertainment

ROGUES’ GALLERY Rigel Schmitt, Tyler Egerer, Kaitlen Osburn and Christopher Kehoe in The Threepenny Opera.   Photo by Greta Turney

Theatre Review: See 3PO

Epic co-production of The Threepenny Opera isn’t nice, but it’s a work of art Lauraine Leblanc Mad River Union ARCATA/FERNDALE – There’s something about The Threepenny Opera that resists likeability. Its main charcater, after all, is Mack the Knife, yes, that guy, the shark in that eminently swinging tune about a cold-blooded killer. The rest

Sports

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Despite outstanding 2nd quarter, Women’s Basketball falls to Cal Poly Pomona

HSU Sports POMONA – It was a second quarter to remember for the Humboldt State women’s basketball team, but a cold-shooting second half determined the outcome on Saturday night. The Lumberjacks (8-10, 5-6) dropped their lone game of the week, 51-38, to Cal Poly Pomona (6-12, 4-7). “It obviously was the worst shooting night that

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Companion Animals: Valentino, Venus & Cupid are big on love

Mariah Southworth It’s Valentine’s Day this weekend, and what better way to celebrate than to fall in love with a new companion-for-life? When you’re out shopping for boxes of chocolate and flowers this week, consider stopping by Companion Animal Foundation to meet Venus, Valentino and their brother from another mother, Cupid! These three adolescents are

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