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PoetryView- Can You Dig It?

PoetryView- Can You Dig It?

Can You Dig it? A Tribute Poem for American Graffiti —by Sam Pierstorff, Modesto View, Poet Laureate If you unearth the body parts buried beneath G street, you will find a hot rod’s canary yellow doors, the steel wings of a white T-Bird, the tire tread of a ’55 Chevy still smokin’ like the Sixteen […]

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ZenView – Imagination

ZenView – Imagination

Imagination By Mary Layton Recently a friend told me a beautifulstory. At a hospital two sick men are sharing a room. One of them haspermission to situp on hisbed for one hour, every day in the afternoon.Thisman’sbed isnext to a window.The other man’sbed isat the opposite side of the room. He hasbeen ordered to lay […]

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PerformingView

PerformingView

Performing View Time to Perform – June By Kaye Osborn I am writing this on May 15, Bike to Work Day! My husband, Jerry, our good friend Cliff Judd and I rode the 5 miles downtown to the event! It was a perfect day for a ride even though the forecast was to be 100 […]

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ArtView-June 2014

ArtView-June 2014

Art View By Jim Christiansen June in Modesto usually focuses on graduation, cars, and on the movie “American Graffiti.” A salute to that is included in the Tribute to American Graffiti show at Mistlin Gallery, a part of a trio of shows on display until July 12. In the front of the Gallery, this theme […]

ArchitectureView -Artistic Bike Racks

ArchitectureView -Artistic Bike Racks

Architecture View Bob Barzan Artistic Bike Racks Bring a Touch of Beauty to the Design District Watch for more design changes in the coming months on the streets of the Modesto Design District and the Graffiti Cruise Route. The Downtown Design Group has selected three artistic bike rack designs for the area and they are […]

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BargainView – June

BargainView – June

BargainView By Monica Barber Could the month of June be more perfect? It boasts of warm nights that claim to have invented romance and inspire the deepest imaginations. This year June follows a tough act thanks to the warm temperatures of spring. Yet there’s always the simplest of pleasures to enjoy on a balmy summer […]

MAMAView

MAMAView

MAMA View BY Middagh Goodwin Is it June already? We are half way through the year, you have just celebrated Graduation either for yourself or a love one and yes it is Summer. The start of Summer in Modesto means Graffiti (American Graffiti that is) Classic Cars, Music and lots of good times. Modesto has […]

GreetingsView – Graffiti Summer

GreetingsView – Graffiti Summer

Greetings Modesto Friends: This is my favorite time of the year in ModestoUSA! Just as some people like baseball season, I like Graffiti season. The music, the cars, the people, the stories, the history, the fun and the best part of all, is how it makes us all feel. The kids are out of school, […]

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UrbanView

UrbanView

UrbanView – By: TruLuv Lopez Squalid the Troll “Trollarific” Tru Luv: A question I always ask! What is up with the title? Your name stands out. Tell me what it represents? Squalid: I used to go by “Perspective” but I realized I didn’t have any haha. So I started going by “the Troll” because the […]

RockabillyView

RockabillyView

RockabillyView By Jennifer Allsup Chris Murphy’s Note: Rockabilly and Classic cars are part of who we are here in Modesto USA. We celebrate anytime a business opens that showcases our history, art and our music. The legendary Gene Winfield began creating some the world’s most famous custom cars in here in Modesto in the late […]

MoBand Starts June 5

MoBand Starts June 5

MoBand Schedule MoBand is Rockin the Bowl this year! Graffiti Summer is not the same without spending your Thursday’s in Graceada Park for the Modesto Band of Stanislaus County. For over 90 years, these free summer concerts have been a big part of our Modestocana. Bring your picnic, blanket and your friends to MoBand. Music […]

Gold! Gold! Gold!

Gold! Gold! Gold!

ModestoView wins Gold! Gold! Gold! Yes, 3 Golds. We area so very excited that we won 3 Hermes Gold Awards for magazine design. It is so great to be recognized by our industry for great work and first class design. Our goal is to create civic pride and receiving awards means that people around the […]

FitView – Broken Fitness

FitView – Broken Fitness

FitView By Efren Martinez Broken Fitness Swim, Bike, Run or even strength training with weights for most of us including myself can forget about safety first and just how fragile we really are and how tough it is to recover. Last month I was on a solo training heading into Oakdale when my front wheel […]

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