Tag Archives: Arcata

Thanks Jimmy!

I picked up my first copy of your mag while passing thru Chico last month, and was stoked to see you are based in Humboldt since I went to school there in the 80s! In the Trippn’n issue you had an ad from Hey Juan’s and I’d really like a copy of it. I worked there at the Arcata location …

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Restaurant Review – Abruzzi – Arcata, California

Why do people do things they know are bad for them? The biology of the human body is a powerful force. It can make people do the exact thing they set out specifically not to do. Is there a real payoff to smoking a cigarette when it is raining outside? Your brain, lungs and frozen fingers say no, but a …

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Arcata Halloween with Teach Me Equals and Stand Still

Ben Allen, music editor Celebrate Halloween in downtown Arcata with two incredibly talented indie rock bands performing at The Jambalaya. A duo consisting of Greg Bortnichak and Erin Murphy, Teach Me Equals sound is created with cello, guitar, violin and vocals accompanied by numerous samples and electronic percussion. They have been described as “symphonic indie pop.” The band creates music …

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Live Show Preview: Teach Me Equals / RedRumsey / The Tweeners

Ben Allen, music editor Two touring indie rock bands as well as local favorites The Tweeners will be performing at the Jambalaya this Monday, September 8th. Teach Me Equals is a duo comprised of New Jersey Native Greg Bortnichak and Floridian Erin Murphy. They play guitar, cello, violin and keyboards over homegrown samples created through effects pedals, noises and old …

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I have lived in Arcata for the past five years.

Dear S.H.I.T. I have lived in Arcata for the past five years. During that time I have acquired a mild taste and understanding for your magazine’s skewed local humor, pertaining to local businesses, plazoids, and the growing industry that keeps this County alive (when I say “growing” I do not mean expanding). I feel a certain tinge of fondness every …

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Letter to the Editor #39

What’s up? aarcatas dirty little secret. we know that was a spoof and written by a county employee pot grower. disgusting yet true but was meant as a joke, ” growers lead to homelessness, tooth decay and mexican mafia.” said the old article as a joke but is true. while yall make fun of those victimized by the greed weed …

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