Tag Archives: Arcata Mutual Aid

Bayside Corners: It’s all about food in beautiful Bayside

Everything seems to be about food in my Bayside news these days… here is a smattering of what’s going on. Bayside Trio Café, across from Jacoby Creek School, was finally able to re-open now that we are back in the red zone. The new owners took charge of the business just a couple of months

Bayside Corners: Arcata Mutual Aid meeting needs

Three times a week, a small and changing group of local individuals meets at Bayside Community Hall to cook and package hot meals for distribution in the greater Arcata community.  Over the course of a couple of hours, they transform over-stock food from local non-profits, groceries and farms into an average of 65 meals, which

Bayside Corners: Bayside, ground zero for Zero Waste

It may surprise you to hear that Bayside has been really important for the local Zero Waste movement. Why? Meet Maggie Gainer! Maggie moved in to her Bayside home on Christmas of 1978. She founded a community development and waste reduction consulting firm in 1985 and served as Director of HSU’s Office for Economic and