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Archive for August, 2016

Music in the Plaza

Music in the Plaza

Go Downtown Modesto The evenings are amazing this time of year. The downtown patios at our local restaurants are the place to be. One of the highlights is the 10th St Plaza Music Series. Every Friday night, from 7 -9 pm there will be live music in the plaza. You can hang out at Fuzio, […]

Papa Doo Run Run for Leadership!

Papa Doo Run Run for Leadership!

Friday May 10 Lemonade Night is back by popular demand! Please join UCP Stanislaus, Leadership Modesto Class of 2012 and Lemonade Day for a night of fun and great music for a great cause. United Cerebral Palsy of Stanislaus County at the fabulous State Theatre. The world famous Papa Doo Run Run has been performing […]

Modesto Library – Senior Awareness Day

Modesto Library – Senior Awareness Day

Senior Awareness Day at the Modesto Library Seniors can learn about resources available to them at Senior Awareness Day at the Modesto Library on Thursday, May 9 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Representatives from many organizations including CalFresh, Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP), and Catholic Charities will be available to answer questions […]

On The Cover

On The Cover

On the Cover Michael J Mangano is amazing! He has created some of our most amazing cover images. We have a gallery of our covers on our facebook page if you would like to check them out. This month, MJ visions what our historic 10th St could look like if we were truly known as […]

May Modesto Greetings

May Modesto Greetings

Greetings Modesto Fans: This is a very special issue for me. One reason is a tale of musical discovery that makes me more excited to live in Modesto than ever. The other is a coming of age story of sorts, signaling the completion of a goal I set when I moved back to Modesto in […]

BarView – Tiki Lounge

BarView – Tiki Lounge

BarView Tiki Lounge By Kate Serpa Photos by Philip Johnson You may think of May as a ‘meh’ month. Only boring people get bored, Modesto! Here are some May holidays you can use as an occasion to drink (extra points if you make up your own themed cocktail): National Hoagie Day, Save the Rhino Day, […]

ChefView – SOS Salad Safari

ChefView – SOS Salad Safari

Chef View By Dana Johnson SOS Safari on Salad May, the month that is synonymous with Mother’s Day has motivated me to go on a safari so to speak! A safari in search of salads that Moms (step-moms, grandmas, aunties, caregivers, and Mr. Mom!) do not have to make, shake, bake, or take anywhere! On […]

Urban View

Urban View

UrbanView – Dj Luis Dominguez By: Tru Luv Lopez In this edition of The Urban/El Urbano, by yours Truly Tru Luv Lopez, I take you into the world of one of the most respected and talented Latin DJs in Central Valley Spanish Radio. “DJ Luis Dominguez” The road to successes was not an easy task, […]

FitView

FitView

A Buffet Of Fitness The Surgical Artistry Modesto Marathon is all about a wonderful memory by now and you’ve had plenty of time to recover and to set your sights on your next endurance challenge. This May will be filled with a buffet of charitable fitness events. No matter what your fitness level or preference […]

ArtView

ArtView

Art View by Jim Christiansen May opens with two juried Spring Shows opening May 4. In Modesto, the 60th annual Central California Art Association Spring Show, opens with a Gala artist and award Gala event, with silent auction, raffle and presentations at the Mistlin Gallery. The Spring Show Gala costs $20 and supports the CCAA/Mistlin […]

AuthorView-Birth Order

AuthorView-Birth Order

Author View By: Ken White “Birth Order” Dedicated to my sibs Gary and I rode our bikes home after school. I stopped at his house, like I did every day. Gary was unlocking the front door when we heard the phone ringing inside the house. Gary got the door open, rushed in, and grabbed the […]

PerformingView

PerformingView

PerformingView by Kay Osborn A Time to Perform in May May Madness is filled with lots of activity: dance recitals, music performances, graduations and end-of-the-year school events. Take time out of your busy schedule and head to the theater. I hope to see you there! Gallo Center for the Performing Arts Friday May 3 at […]

MetalView -May

MetalView -May

Metal View – Metal May at the Fat Cat! By Mike Vanek Hello Modesto metal maniacs! May is my favorite month on the calendar. First of all Happy Mothers day and what a month we have for you, our Mo town metal faithful. It all starts May 2nd with Taproot, Better Left Unsaid, Clockwork Hero […]

JazzBluesView-May

JazzBluesView-May

Poetry and JazzView By Eric Benson What’s new with Jazz and the Blues news Well May is here and everybody get ready for the Cinco De Mayo. Hot Latin Nights last year brought in the New Low-rider’s formerly of the band War, to the Modesto downtown. The back yard family friendly festival will be held […]

InterView – Bob Fores Ride for Mom

InterView – Bob Fores Ride for Mom

InterView By Chris Murphy Bob Fores, Founder of Ride for MOM Modesto USA is a great community with lots of opportunity for community involvement. Our city is big enough to attract a sufficient number of people and business to build significant momentum on a project and yet we are small enough to where a brilliant […]