Leaves of Grass: Arc

Leaves of Grass: Arcata’s Grass Band              The music scene of Humbold

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When in doubt, bring

When in doubt, bring the Whiskey out! A four course whiskey tasting event If there

A Hasid in Humboldt

A Hasid in Humboldt  By Daniel Gelman In the 19th century villages of Eastern Eur

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The Emerald’s 2nd Anniversary Party!!

We here at the Emerald celebrated our second anniversary on August 22nd at the Jambalaya. Tweet

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Bringing It Full Circle in Trinity County!     By Dave Feral | Photos by Desiree Coutinho   Many of us can agree, a connection to our land and our food is vital to building a healthy community.  This year the folks at Full Circle Farm in Trinity County are offering a chance for you to […]

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Mendocino Art Center: The Heart of Art Written by Nathan Butler | Photo Contribution by the Mendocino Art Center   John F. Kennedy once said “if art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him.” As a society how do we […]

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What We Love About Humboldt:    Thirty Minutes in Any Direction   by Linda Stansberry     Admit it: we proud Humboldtians who live in the bustling metropolises of Arcata and Eureka occasionally get a bit city-centric. We long for vacations away from the fog and spend grim hours in front of our computers researching timeshares […]

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What We Love About Humboldt:    Your Hippie Dad by Linda Stansberry   We saw him the other night at the Jambalaya, right up next to the band. He started as the only one on the dance floor, then he pulled the rest of the crowd towards him with a planet’s groovy gravity. Soon the floor […]

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Dogwood Estate Winery

Dogwood Estate Winery   By Michael Martino As the first winery to be reviewed by the Emerald Magazine outside of Humboldt County, we could not be more excited to present to our readership the Dogwood Estate Winery located in sunny Trinity County just near the town of Salyer. Founded by Gary and Pam Barker, the […]

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Trinity, Trinity County, Wine

 SUP Yellowstone National Park   By Sean Jansen     It’s summer. It’s hot and you want nothing more than to go and jump into a body of water and cool yourself off. You are currently living in Bozeman, Montana and you have just about had your fill of the activities in and around that […]

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  Mountain Biker’s Paradise by Vanessa Laird Are you looking for an epic adventure for you and your mountain bike this summer? Erupting out of the Lost Coast, the Kings Range mountains provide a slice of single-track paradise. The insurmountable beauty of the area combined with masterfully designed trails specifically for mountain biking create a spectacular […]

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What We Love About Humboldt:    Glamping  Staycations     by Linda Stansberry     Bare feet. Barbecue. Surfboards. Sand. Late sunsets and early morning hikes. We do summer right on the Redwood Coast. People drive hundreds of miles just to vacation where we live. Which is why we at Humboldt Made cordially invite you to […]

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A Healthy Obsession

A Healthy Obsession By Benjamin Fordham   Whether it’s cruising around on a placid bay or braving the open ocean, sailing can be a wonderfully revelatory experience. With summer bathing us in golden light from above (wear sunscreen), there is no better time than now to enjoy our local waters in the S/V Obsession, Doby […]

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Lucy Lucy. Action/SciFi (rated R, 89 min). Starring Scarlett Johansson, Morgan Freeman, Min-sik Choi, Amr Waked. Directed by Luc Besson. Showing in Mill Creek Cinema (McKinleyville), Broadway Cinema 8 (Eureka) and Fortuna 6 Theaters (Fortuna).     Astute philosopher Bill Hicks once predicted that the next kind of human evolution would be that of the […]

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Maleficent : Toil, Trouble, and Awesome Animation   Maleficent. Family/Fantasy (rated PG, 97 min). Starring Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copely. Directed by Robert Stromberg. Showing in both standard and 3D formats in Mill Creek Cinema (McKinleyville), Broadway Cinema 8 (Eureka), and Fortuna 6 Theaters (Fortuna).     There are always gaps in the stories […]

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True To Trinidad

True To Trinidad By Larissa Lilly | Photos by Shannon Perkins True to Trinidad style, Bergeron Winery offers a selection of impressive wines at their elegant but laid back tasting room. What started as the owners’ lifelong passion for wine has grown into what I would consider one of the finest wineries in our area. […]

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Your Week as One of the Folks

Your Week as One of the Folks Story & Photos By Andrew Goff    (above) Huckleberry Flint  Humboldt life seems to slow down a bit during the summer months. The students are away allowing you to move that much more freely about the county. Once seemingly important projects suddenly take a back seat to a […]

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