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Drain deco eco-educates

Drain deco eco-educates

Mad River Union ARCATA – It’s not unusual to see sidewalk art in early October at Pastels on the Plaza, but since spring, Arcata has also been graced with more permanent educational sidewalk art thanks to the City of Arcata’s Recreation Division’s Downstream Designs public works project. These additions to Arcata’s artscape are the result

Vintage Arcata Bottom Barn Mural Being Restored, Updated

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union Q STREET, ARCATA – First it was part of the Gilardoni Dairy, then, for a brief period in the 1980s, it became The Country Store. During its latter assignment, the old barn on Q Street sported rustic tchotchkes, knickknacks, curios and a fanciful mural depicting the very pastoral setting