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Bill behind bars again this Halloween, for your own good

Bill behind bars again this Halloween, for your own good

PLAZA – President McKinley, Arcata’s premier piece of public art, will once again have bodyguards on Halloween this year. It’s not to contain his furies, but to prevent celebrants from clambering up his stolid metal flanks and testing his patience. For those who’ve just joined our story in progress, the Plaza was trashed on Halloween 2011,

Halloween 2014 on the Arcata Plaza – Trick or Treating, then the usual countermeasures

City of Arcata PRESS RELEASES FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PLAYING IT SAFE ON HALLOWEEN This Halloween, the Arcata Police Department encourages people to play it safe. It is anticipated there will be rainy weather this Halloween.  Parents and children should carry flashlights when out Trick or Treating and wear a piece of reflective clothing to keep

A Smashing Halloween 2013

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – Downtown was relatively tranquil and good natured up through Halloween’s midnight hour, with just five more or less routine public drunkenness arrests in downtown Arcata. It didn’t stay that way. The night ended with some 34 arrests, including one for a stabbing and another for felony vandalism.

This Is Halloween!

Celebrate Halloween with Arcata Main Street’s annual trick-or-treat event. The festivities begin Thursday, Oct. 31 at 3:30 p.m. • 3:30 p.m. Start out at Jacoby’s Storehouse, where Kelly Myers will be painting faces for a moderate fee in the Arcata Main Street office. • 4 p.m. Aerial Dance Circus Youth Performers astound at Far North Climbing Gym

McKHalloween Parade this Saturday

McKINLEYVILLE – In celebration of Halloween, McKinleyville Shopping Center holds its 29th Annual Halloween Costume Parade on Saturday, Oct. 26 starting at 11 a.m. Children are invited to visit the McKinleyville Shopping Center for a safe and entertaining trick-or-treating experience. This free community event is open to all children and there will be lots of

Halloween Happenings

Here’s the rundown of practically every freaky and fun thing going on in NoHum for Halloween. Lab of Horrors The Haunted Kinetic Lab of Horrors is Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Thursday (Halloween night), Oct. 25-27 and 31 from 7 p.m. to midnight. The mad engineers at the Kinetic Sculpture Lab bring another fright-filled Halloween so

Travis Turner: Let's Start Now To Change The Halloween/New Year's Eve Dynamic

We need the community to want something different. We need businesses and the people living around the Plaza to want something more favorable. It will still be loud, but it will be managed. It will still be messy but it will be cleaned up without the support of your tax dollars. It will be a ton of work, but work that absolutely can be accomplished. It will be expensive that is why we will not attempt it unless we have your support.