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A century of service at the First Presbyterian Church

A century of service at the First Presbyterian Church

Katy Allen Special To The Union The year 2017 was a rather remarkable one for the First Presbyterian Church on the corner of 11th and G streets in Arcata, for a couple of reasons. On the positive side, it marked the 100th year since the construction of the main structure that you see today. On

Trinidad Tidings: Valentine’s Show, Lighthouse Relocation and ‘Earth’s Water’

TRINIDAD – “Inspiration & Reflection,” the Trinidad Memorial Lighthouse Art Show and Reception on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14 was the ideal destination to take your sweetheart or your family and friends from 5 to 7 p.m. in Trinidad Town Hall. Stunning paintings by local artists, elegant decor, a no-host wine bar and delicious appetizers are

A fun February at the Arcata Library

The Arcata Library at 500 Seventh St. is hosting the following February programs: Teen Movie and Book Club The Teen Movie and Book Club meets the third Thursday of each month from 4 to 6 p.m. to watch a movie based on a book. This month’s gathering is on Thursday, Feb. 15 and features the

Celebrating Black History Month at Home Away From Home

Maureen McGarry Special To The Union ARCATA – Much can be learned by exploring the history of the Black-American experience. With input from students of color from Humboldt State University, the Home Away from Home program is hosting its third community potluck. Community members are invited to come to the D Street Neighborhood Center in

Arcata Vets start volunteer community cleanups

Mad River Union ARCATA – Further extending its community service and outreach, the Arcata’s Veterans Group is undertaking regular volunteer cleanup days. Sophia D. Bogner, president of the Legion Auxiliary and a Humboldt State Environmental Science major, must conduct community service via an internship as a graduation requirement. With the Vets Hall as her service

Dogtown: Mature dog with experience seeking position

I’ve said it before, but something needs to change with regard to unwanted puppies. Late on Friday afternoon, four more youngsters came in to the shelter, joining the eight or so pups already there, with half a dozen that have been adopted already this month and eight little ones that are out with a foster.

Blue Lake Notes: That’s one hoppin’ hamlet

It’s a little rainy and wet in the little town of Blue Lake, but there are still some great activities coming up! Steelhead Days First and foremost, Steelhead Days are currently underway in Blue Lake, and the Steelhead Expo, one of the many activities during Steelhead days, will be on Saturday, Feb. 3 from 11