North Coast Current

From challenging times to community celebrations, North Coast residents recall season’s magic

Local newspaper Coast Dispatch often marked the local holiday season with special coverage. (North Coast Current archive)

Helen Hawes

December 21, 2013

Some people lament the merging of the holidays into one long shopping spree. It’s hard to imagine a time when there was no such thing as “Black Friday.” But once upon a time ... Back before Cardiff was a town and was, instead, a collection of houses on a hill, the holidays were exciting but...

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