5:17 p.m. A perfect storm of inattentive pedestrians carrying fluids took place on I Street. Some combination of a woman and two men collided while walking, with some water being spilled. An argument ensued, water bottles were hurled and one antagonist deployed the ultimate weapon: soup.
Perhaps it’s the time of year, but recent callers and visitors to the Arcata Eye have wondered about the whereabouts and well-being of the beloved Ragman. And he hasn’t forgotten about them, either.
Locking non-violent stoners, growers and dealers up in cells like research primates may ensure long-term job security for D.A.s, cops and corrections officers but is just thinly veiled Dark Ages cruelty…. How many growers, dealers, users (medical or not) would love just one month of fear-free living? Might that be called something like, oh, say Peace on Earth?
Some 15 to 20 persons may be sheltered at the facility, renovated from the previous, lower-capacity Night Shelter on the same site.
6. What is the capitol of North Dakota?
Caitlin and Nick, The Plaza
Attention ghosts, goblins, vampires and witches: Get ready for the Race for the Ridge Trail Festival in the Arcata Community Forest on Saturday, Oct. 30.
Sounds like a good day ahead of us,” Jill said, packing up the papers and some bud in a small, zippered pouch. “Who knew having a 215 card could be such an adventure?”
Along with Sunday’s equestrian event (see right) more Ridge Trail fundraising will take place Saturday, Oct. 30 with a Race For The Ridge Trail Festival in Redwood Park. The event will feature mountain bike races, a 5K running race, kids Halloween costume contest and bike ride, trick or treat fun, food, music and entertainment.racefortheridgetrail.wordpress.com
ARCATA – Arcatans young and otherwise may participate in a double dose of civic involvement this Thursday evening and Friday morning with a City Council Candidate Forum at the Community Center, then Student Government Day at City Hall.