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Harvest Feast at Arcata Vets Hall

Harvest Feast at Arcata Vets Hall

Mad River Union ARCATA – The Arcata Veterans Memorial Building, 1425 J St., presents its Fourth Annual Harvest Feast on Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 28. Doors open at noon; feasting begins at 1 p.m.  The event is free (although donations are welcome) and open to the public. (707) 822-1552, Arcata House Partnership (AHP) isn’t holding

Small Business Saturday, Season of Wonder & Light coming up

Arcata Main Street ARCATA – To celebrate the Season of Wonder and Light in Arcata, bring families to the Downtown throughout the holiday season and support the businesses affected by the Plaza fire, Arcata Main Street kicks off the Season of Wonder and Light on Small Business Saturday with music, shopping, cocoa and more on

Westhaven World: Holiday Fair and live tree sale

Note: The Union doesn’t presently have a Westhaven columnist to go along with the other weekly neighborhood columns, but we would if we could. If you’re interested in penning Westhaven World, get in touch! – Ed. Mad River Union WESTHAVEN – On Saturday, Nov. 30 from noon to 4 p.m., the Westhaven Volunteer Fire Department

Downtown visions for McKinleyville

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – McKinleyville would have a walkable downtown with inviting pathways where people could stroll by restaurants, shops and artisan workshops. Above the businesses would be apartments and affordable senior housing. The attractive, charming village would have car-free zones, parks, playgrounds, green spaces, and an area for farmers markets and