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Healthsouth Breaks Ground on Modesto Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital

Healthsouth Breaks Ground on Modesto Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital

HEALTHSOUTH BREAKS GROUND ON MODESTO INPATIENT REHABILITATION HOSPITAL BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – HealthSouth Corporation has officially broken ground on HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Modesto, a 53,600-square-foot inpatient rehabilitation hospital with 50-all private patient rooms. HealthSouth Modesto, located at 1303 Mable Ave., will provide physical inpatient rehabilitation services in a hospital setting for patients who have experienced […]

By April 29, 2015 Read More →
DoubleTree & Vintage Faire Mall Team Up with ModestoView for Princess Week 2015

DoubleTree & Vintage Faire Mall Team Up with ModestoView for Princess Week 2015

Were you aware of National Princess Week? Us either! The DoubleTree was in the loop however, and brought us aboard to celebrate one special princess in the 209!   Details: Dress up as a Princess! Get creative. Your daughter, niece, cousin, younger sibling does not need to dress like a traditional princess. Princess Leia from […]

By April 24, 2015 Read More →
Last Chance to Sign Up Love Modesto

Last Chance to Sign Up Love Modesto

This is the FINAL WEEK to sign up for April 18! Here are the projects that are most in need of sign ups: Beautify Modesto Parks Clean Up Modesto Airport Neighborhood – Oregon Park Needham Neighborhood Clean Up Orchard Park Neighborhood Clean Up Tobacco Litter Clean Up Tuolumne River Clean Up Delta Blood Bank Love […]

Strong For Hope

Strong For Hope

Stong for Hope By Brandilyn Brown I love being part of the View Crew. I get to meet incredible people that I wouldn’t get to meet through a typical job! A few weeks ago, I received an email from a friend of Kristy Housewright-Ibarra, who is leading a Relay for Life team this year. I […]

NonProfitView – Walk A Mile

NonProfitView – Walk A Mile

NonProfitView Haven Women’s Center By Coleen Sparkman Haven Women’s Center is a private, nonprofit organization providing comprehensive, holistic client-centered advocacy, education and support services to victims and survivors of domestic and sexual violence. Services are provided to any victim or survivor of domestic or sexual abuse, regardless of age, gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation or […]

Food & Drink

BarView – Twisted Pig

BarView – Twisted Pig

The Twisted Pig Bar and Grill By Kate Serpa Photos by Phil Johnson The Twisted Pig: The last thing you should probably call your girlfriend this evening, but the first place you should be taking her to for dinner. I thought Phil and I were going to have to have an ‘adult’ conversation when, in […]

By April 2, 2015 Read More →
ChefView – Wondrous Women of Redwood Cafe

ChefView – Wondrous Women of Redwood Cafe

Wondrous Women of Redwood Café By Dana Johnson Media alert! This is not an attempt to bash on men; not that there is a shortage of material either! I’m joking, haha! This month the magnificent Modesto View is showcasing many worthy women that contribute to the positive portrait of Modesto. Therefore, I’m pleased to introduce […]

By April 2, 2015 Read More →
Galletto Ristorante Announces Winemaker Dinner

Galletto Ristorante Announces Winemaker Dinner

Galletto Ristorante Announces Exquisite Menu for March Winemaker Dinner Featuring  Gallegos Wines Winemaker dinner in collaboration with Napa Valley’s Gallegos Wines on March 29th, 2015 March 25, 2015/Modesto, CA – As part of our Winemaker Dinner Series, Executive Chef Michael Goularte is pleased to announce our March Winemaker dinner menu, featuring wine and food pairings with Gallegos Wines. […]

By March 25, 2015 Read More →
Beer Festival Returns to the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds

Beer Festival Returns to the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds

Turlock, CA – Mark your calendars for an experience in taste, art, and award winning beers. The Central Valley Brewfest is celebrating the finest local breweries in California, along with great food and music. Guests will be able to enjoy unlimited sampling, a souvenir tasting mug, admission to a charity art gallery and free parking. […]

By February 13, 2015 Read More →
BarView – Happy Firkin Valentine

BarView – Happy Firkin Valentine

Happy Firkin Valentine’s Day! By Kate Firkin Serpa Photos by Phil Johnson Did you freaking see that Modesto ranked #8 on the ten most boring cities in California to live? EIGHTH? Eighth place means no medals, no trophies, no good. Eighth place doesn’t even get us a sympathetic pat on the back. The survey was […]

By February 10, 2015 Read More →

Event Calendar

Healthsouth Breaks Ground on Modesto Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital

Healthsouth Breaks Ground on Modesto Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital

HEALTHSOUTH BREAKS GROUND ON MODESTO INPATIENT REHABILITATION HOSPITAL BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – HealthSouth Corporation has officially broken ground on HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Modesto, a 53,600-square-foot inpatient rehabilitation hospital with 50-all private patient rooms. HealthSouth Modesto, located at 1303 Mable Ave., will provide physical inpatient rehabilitation services in a hospital setting for patients who have experienced […]

By April 29, 2015 Read More →
GeekeryView: Cutting the Cable

GeekeryView: Cutting the Cable

                                     Cutting Cable writer, Michael J. Mangano If my home is my castle, then of course my TV remote is my scepter,  instantaneous command of entertainment at my fingertips! But how much am I willing to pay for all this? Well, this GeekeryView reporter was tired of the two-headed beast of cable/satellite burning […]

By April 27, 2015 Read More →
Paddle to the Sea Info Session April 28th at Jaunt Adventure Gear

Paddle to the Sea Info Session April 28th at Jaunt Adventure Gear

Jaunt Adventure Gear 1508 10th Street, Modesto, CA 6:30 PM   Join us to learn more about Paddle to the Sea 2015, the Rim Fire Recovery, and how you can get involved. Registration fee will be waived for Paddle to the Sea if you sign up at the info session! RSVP here. Central Valley Public Paddling days: Saturday, May […]

By April 27, 2015 Read More →
Free Comic Book Day at Bonanza May 2

Free Comic Book Day at Bonanza May 2

Who doesn’t love comics? Who doesn’t love FREE comics? I’m all for anything that gets kids to read. Or adults to read. Heck, more reading for everyone! Graphic novels are entertaining, chock full of beautiful artwork, and can spark creativity. Bonanza Books & Comics is giving away one free comic of your choice from a […]

By April 24, 2015 Read More →
Ceres Native Izabella Duran-Soriano Featured on “5 to Watch”

Ceres Native Izabella Duran-Soriano Featured on “5 to Watch”

This article if from the website browngirlsdoballet.com, forwarded to ModestoView on behalf of Izabella Duran-Soriano by Iris Rodriguez.  5 Brown Ballerinas to Watch Photo credit Milano Photography Izabella is a native of Ceres, California where she attends Central West Ballet Academy under the direction of both Rene Daveluy & Ballet Mistress Leslie Larson, where she is […]

By April 24, 2015 Read More →

Music

KCSS Bandstand Concert of 17 Local Musicians

KCSS Bandstand Concert of 17 Local Musicians

KCSS Bandstand Concert of 17 Local Musicians Turlock, Calif., (April 22, 2015)- KCSS announces their annual Bandstand concert to be held May 9, 2015 at the Grizzly Rock Cafe located at 4905 N. Golden State Blvd, in Turlock, CA. The event will kick off with art displays from art students of CSU, Stanislaus from 2p.m.- […]

By April 23, 2015 Read More →
An Evening with String Quake

An Evening with String Quake

An Evening with String Quake Truly, one of the most interesting trios you’ll ever hear. May 8th, at Greens on Tenth, Modesto, 7pm An electrifying trio, StringQuake pushes musical boundaries with dynamic arrangements and a unique harp, percussion and cello instrumentation. The trio has toured Mexico and performed extensively in the Bay Area, releasing their […]

By April 23, 2015 Read More →
Collie Buddz Comes to the Fat Cat

Collie Buddz Comes to the Fat Cat

With his independent spirit guiding his journey, Buddz has traveled as far possible from his little corner of the earth. He’s constantly creating new music and experimenting with it in front of live audiences almost immediately. With support from his team at Mojiza Management and touring and merchandising backing at Ineffable Music, Collie Buddz has […]

By April 23, 2015 Read More →
UnpluggedView – MUMFest Begins April 10

UnpluggedView – MUMFest Begins April 10

Unplugged View By Aaron Rowan The IV League MUMfest is back for its fourth year, and it’s leaner and meaner than ever before! On April 10-12, the Modesto Unplugged Music Festival will deliver the most intense burst of Americana, bluegrass, country, folk, world music and other acoustic sounds that you’ll find in town all year. […]

By April 3, 2015 Read More →
MetalView – Girl Power in our Scene

MetalView – Girl Power in our Scene

Metal View – Girl Power in Our Scene By Mike Vanek Females have taken our scene by storm as of late. They have come a long way in the 209 metal scene, that for years has been a boys club, and I’d like to tell you about a few. The past few months have seen […]

By April 2, 2015 Read More →

Stage Art

ArtView – April Happenings

ArtView – April Happenings

Art View By Jim Christiansen Like spring flowers blooming, Artists Open their Studios, galleries shower us with Spring Shows and Showcases. This follows a successful March “Art of Justice” preview show at Picasso’s with great sales to benefit the Stanislaus Family Justice Center. Many of the artists may be in the combined Carnegie Arts Center […]

By April 2, 2015 Read More →
PerformingView – April

PerformingView – April

A Time to Perform in April By Kaye Osborn April brings an eclectic array of shows! High schools have finished their musicals so let’s see what our county has to offer for April. Remember to support your local art galleries, Third Thursday Art Walk, and Second Tuesday Poetry Readings at the Barkin’ Dog. Gallo Center […]

By April 2, 2015 Read More →
BargainView

BargainView

BargainView By Monica Barber Let the fools be plenty and the hearts merry, as the Spring cheers on through. It’s an unusually warm afternoon as I’m watching ants marching in the sun and I think about the end of the month stomping into April. Ms. M often wonders if people notice the foolishness of the […]

By April 2, 2015 Read More →
Poetry View – Dear Doctor

Poetry View – Dear Doctor

Dear Doctor By Sam Pierstorff You’re lucky that it was my wife and not me who took our five-year-old daughter to your office to unclog the cough from the drain in her throat. Because when you weighed her on your scale that is pounced on daily by rabid children, and you suggested, without subtlety, that […]

By April 2, 2015 Read More →
FW: ZenView

FW: ZenView

ZenView By Mary Layton Respect for the Ladies In this day of age women are the Incredibles. They are multitasking, raising and caring for their families as well as holding full time jobs. Here are some reasons why women really deserve a lot of respect : 1) Women are mothers. You owe it to your […]

By April 2, 2015 Read More →

Community

Healthsouth Breaks Ground on Modesto Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital

Healthsouth Breaks Ground on Modesto Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital

HEALTHSOUTH BREAKS GROUND ON MODESTO INPATIENT REHABILITATION HOSPITAL BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – HealthSouth Corporation has officially broken ground on HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Modesto, a 53,600-square-foot inpatient rehabilitation hospital with 50-all private patient rooms. HealthSouth Modesto, located at 1303 Mable Ave., will provide physical inpatient rehabilitation services in a hospital setting for patients who have experienced […]

By April 29, 2015 Read More →
GeekeryView: Cutting the Cable

GeekeryView: Cutting the Cable

                                     Cutting Cable writer, Michael J. Mangano If my home is my castle, then of course my TV remote is my scepter,  instantaneous command of entertainment at my fingertips! But how much am I willing to pay for all this? Well, this GeekeryView reporter was tired of the two-headed beast of cable/satellite burning […]

By April 27, 2015 Read More →
Paddle to the Sea Info Session April 28th at Jaunt Adventure Gear

Paddle to the Sea Info Session April 28th at Jaunt Adventure Gear

Jaunt Adventure Gear 1508 10th Street, Modesto, CA 6:30 PM   Join us to learn more about Paddle to the Sea 2015, the Rim Fire Recovery, and how you can get involved. Registration fee will be waived for Paddle to the Sea if you sign up at the info session! RSVP here. Central Valley Public Paddling days: Saturday, May […]

By April 27, 2015 Read More →
Ceres Native Izabella Duran-Soriano Featured on “5 to Watch”

Ceres Native Izabella Duran-Soriano Featured on “5 to Watch”

This article if from the website browngirlsdoballet.com, forwarded to ModestoView on behalf of Izabella Duran-Soriano by Iris Rodriguez.  5 Brown Ballerinas to Watch Photo credit Milano Photography Izabella is a native of Ceres, California where she attends Central West Ballet Academy under the direction of both Rene Daveluy & Ballet Mistress Leslie Larson, where she is […]

By April 24, 2015 Read More →
DoubleTree & Vintage Faire Mall Team Up with ModestoView for Princess Week 2015

DoubleTree & Vintage Faire Mall Team Up with ModestoView for Princess Week 2015

Were you aware of National Princess Week? Us either! The DoubleTree was in the loop however, and brought us aboard to celebrate one special princess in the 209!   Details: Dress up as a Princess! Get creative. Your daughter, niece, cousin, younger sibling does not need to dress like a traditional princess. Princess Leia from […]

By April 24, 2015 Read More →

Other Recent Posts

Gallo Center’s Summer Camp Creation Station Returns This Summer

Gallo Center’s Summer Camp Creation Station Returns This Summer

Creation Station, the Gallo Center’s summer camp for students, is returning for its third year this summer with a theme of “Lights, Camera, Action!”   As in prior years there will be separate Art and Music camps, but there’s a new wrinkle for 2015. The camps now will take place in the same week, June 8 […]

By April 23, 2015 Read More →
Modesto Performing Arts Announces 2015 Season

Modesto Performing Arts Announces 2015 Season

MODESTO PERFORMING ARTS 2015 SEASON Modesto Performing Arts announces its 2015 of Broadway musical and plays: THE MUSIC MAN by Meredith Willson  – June 20, 21, 26, 27, 28 – at 7:30 PM, Sunday performances at 2PM A nostalgic look to Smalltown USA of a bygone era, Merdith Willson’s The Music Man follows the fast […]

By April 23, 2015 Read More →
John McCutcheon in “Joe HIll’s Last Will” June 11

John McCutcheon in “Joe HIll’s Last Will” June 11

Six-time Grammy nominee John McCutcheon returns to Modesto to perform “Joe Hill’s Last Will,” an inspiring one-man play about the famed labor activist’s life and death. Join us on Thursday, June 11 at 7:30 PM at the Prospect Theater Project, 1214 K Street. The performance is a benefit for the Modesto Peace/Life Center. The scene […]

By April 23, 2015 Read More →
Folk Music Festival @ Modesto Covenant Church

Folk Music Festival @ Modesto Covenant Church

Folk Music Festival @ Modesto Covenant Church A Folk Music Festival will be at Modesto Covenant Church on Friday night, May 8th.  Featuring Robert Hansen (of the John Clarke Trio), Alyssa Oliver, Nicole Arntson, Kyle MacCaughtry, and others.  Doors open at 6:30, music starts at 7pm.  Tickets cost $20 and include dessert and coffee.   Proceeds […]

By April 22, 2015 Read More →
Oh where, oh where, can roller skating be found in the Modesto community?

Oh where, oh where, can roller skating be found in the Modesto community?

Oh where, oh where, can roller skating be found in the Modesto community? Guest article by Robert Alsted In moving to Modesto, I went looking for what opportunities I had for one of my activity passions. In a population that exceeds 200,000 I was amazed that of the eleven roller skating disciplines (roller skating options) […]

By April 22, 2015 Read More →
Modesto Junior College plans 93rd Commencement Ceremony

Modesto Junior College plans 93rd Commencement Ceremony

    (Modesto, CA) – Modesto Junior College will hold its 93rd Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 1 at 6 p.m. in the Stadium on East Campus.  A reception for MJC graduates and their guests will be held immediately following the graduation ceremony in the Student Center Rotunda.  Both the ceremony and reception are free […]

By April 22, 2015 Read More →