After years at the Six Rivers Masonic Lodge on Bayside Road, top-ranked Northcoast Preparatory Academy (NPA) will have to find new teaching quarters for the next school year. “This was something that we didn’t see coming,” said Michael Bazemore, NPA head of school. Reasons for discontinuing the school’s lease are unclear. Phone and e-mail messages to the Masonic Lodge weren’t returned.
The 21st annual WoodFair will be held at Almquist Lumber Company’s retail facility at 5301 Boyd Road on July 10 and 11 from 9 to 5 p.m. Entries are accepted until July 2 for the exhibition and fair. For information about entering, visit HumboldtWoodFair.org or call (707) 768-1975.
While City workers might still miss grabbing a cup of joe at Sacred, at least they’ll be able to deposit their paychecks come mid-fall. According to Hunter, CCCU is planning to capitalize on the still-large HSU faculty and student populations for banking needs.
Having been through so many iterations as a fooderie, from bakery to Korean restaurant, Wolfe did the equivalent of cleansing one’s palate, clearing the space entirely to start from scratch. “We gutted it and started over,” she said. The effort has taken months, detail by meticulous detail.
Power cables snaked across dusty rubble to techy light fixtures nestled amid piles of wreckage, while smoky burn barrels cast flickering shadows across the brittle ruins, lending further atmosphere to the timeless allure of the scrapyard’s post-industrial toxicity.
Ted and the Fun Bunch, Arcata
Take a 20-minute ride between Samoa and Manila on the Timber Heritage Association’s Speeder this Saturday, June 26, July 24, Aug. 28 and Sept. 25 beginning at 9 a.m. and ending at 4 p.m.
Local filmmaker Suza Lambert Bowser’s indie film Flea has passed the halfway mark for filming in Humboldt County.
Attendance since 2004 has gone up substantially and the festival is now estimated to bring 18,000 people to the town square. In 2004, the financial bump from OF to Arcata’s economy was estimated at $551,000.
Arcata Main Street’s 20th Annual Oyster Festival will take place Saturday, June 19 from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on the Arcata Plaza, located at G and 8th streets in Arcata. Off-site parking and free shuttle service will be available. (707) 822-4500, arcatamainstreet.com.