Tag Archives: Cahill Park

Many Hands sculpture rises in Cahill Park (updated with story from print edition)

Many Hands sculpture rises in Cahill Park (updated with story from print edition)

    Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union AARCATA – Just over a year ago, a child walking to Arcata Elementary School was assaulted in Cahill Park. Among the consequences were creation of the Public Safety Task Force and renewed interest in making the park safe. Foliage was trimmed back to improve viewing, and a

Arcata Police Log: Anything, anywhere, anytime on any whim at all

• Tuesday, September 26 4:14 p.m. A woman who left her car in a Valley West business’s handicapped parking place for far too long justified the spot-squattage by claiming that she was “providing a public safety.” When she was warned about trespassing, she then provided a grouchy. 5:12 p.m. When someone tried to pawn a

‘Many Hands’ sculpture for Cahill Park being created

HANDSMITH Sculpture artist James Smith is creating a piece for the Cahill Park Pathway Project titled “Many Hands,” and that’s just what he traced for later torching out last week on a steel pipe at his Third Eye Sculpture Studio on South G Street. The sculpture will be part of several improvements to Cahill Park

Arcata Police Log: Herd of panda-penguins with frickin’ laser beams swarms Plaza – no, really

• Friday, July 21 1:33 a.m. A J Street resident saw three men walk past his house, then heard some noise. He went out to find a knife in his yard and some glass broken in his neighbor’s shed. 6:47 a.m. A man walking northbound and 18th and H streets argued loudly with himself, and

Public Safety Task Force undertakes epic mission

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – Arcata’s Public Safety Task Force met for the first time last Wednesday night. The 12-member group got to know each other, elected officers, assigned projects and set an ambitious course to restore a sense of safety and inclusiveness to Arcata’s streets. Their task is a huge one