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Economic Summit – Oct 16

Economic Summit – Oct 16

Economic Summit to Show How County Stacks Up as a Place to Do Business Highly sought-after worldwide site selection expert Dennis J. Donovan of WDG Consulting will headline a list of speakers at an Economic Summit to be held in Modesto on Thursday, October 16. The Economic Summit will take place at the Doubletree Hotel […]

ZenView – Happy

ZenView – Happy

ZenView By Mary Layton Happy in Modesto So far this has been a super active year for most everyone I talked to. Lots of positive changes but of course, there are always life’s hurdles and dramas. How do we stay happy and healthy, how do we balance out the ups and downs? There are so […]

October is Here – Read it now

October is Here – Read it now

Boo! Something really creepy is coming up. Ghosts and Goblins are getting ready….the thrills and chills are coming. The fall harvest is happening and we are getting ready for a deliciously haunted October. This is one of our favorite months as we Rocktober with MAMAs, we shriek with fear at the Summoning, we celebrate cheesiness […]

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October Greetings Modesto Friends

October Greetings Modesto Friends

Greetings Modesto Friends: By Chris Murphy I love fall. The feeling of harvest season and most of all Halloween is just different. It is just wonderful this time of year. The café patios are nicer, the food tastes better, the flavors are stronger, it is a little cooler and the evenings get darker and it […]

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BarView – Quoth the Raven

BarView – Quoth the Raven

BarView – Dewz Restaurant By Kate Serpa “Quoth the raven: ‘I’ll have just one more” Photos by Philip Johnson You can’t steal my idea, but I basically have the perfect Halloween costume for this year: Edgar Allen Hoe. I’m thinking black dress, black boots, tasteful push-broom mustache, and a raven on my shoulder for panache. […]

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Rockabilly MAMA

Rockabilly MAMA

RockabillyView By Jennifer Allsup Rockabilly MAMA Even though the Rockabilly category is still fairly new to the annual Modesto Area Music Awards. The past three years have been fabulous to the genre. Let’s chat about this years’ 2014 nominees. First up ” Little Johnny & the Sleepwalkers” a Merced based trio that mixes sounds of […]

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October ArtView

October ArtView

Art View By Jim Christiansen October starts with some good shows in progress. The Joan Miro printmaking show is going on in Turlock at the Carnegie Arts Center. The new CSUS downtown Turlock Gallery now open. and First Street Frame Shop features a Yosemite theme show celebrating 150 years of the Yosemite Grant. The Annual […]

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AcousticView Support Your Local She-riff

AcousticView Support Your Local She-riff

Acoustic View By Aaron Rowan Support Your Local She-Riff They tell me I’m musically sexist. And by ‘they,’ I mean one friend of mine who noticed my tendency to book lots of female talent, and sarcastically skewered me for skewing in that direction. Well, I make no attempt to deny it. Many of my headline […]

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All AgesView – October is Here

All AgesView – October is Here

AllAgesView By Leia Johnson Pumpkin seeds, sporting events, fallen leaves, and of course Halloween. October is finally here! This month is one of the most eventful of the year, every weekend there is something super fun to do. My Friday nights will be spent cheering on the football field. Come show your school spirit at […]

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FitView – Healthy Golden Years

FitView – Healthy Golden Years

FitView Healthy Golden Years by Efren Martinez Even though I’ve been known to be able to hold my own on the bike and in a foot race at age 46, I can’t help but come to the realization that I’m just a few years away from turning 50. I just recently I hooked up with […]

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Jazz & Blues View – You’re going to love this

Jazz & Blues View – You’re going to love this

Jazz and BluesView If you love Jazz you’re going to love this. By Eric Benson The year marches on with morning chill and long shadows, and pumpkins and jack lanterns, then on to coolin the goose with all the trimming for Thanksgiving then, then with acceleration to light speed for the merriment of Christmas time […]

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ChefView – Melt With Me

ChefView – Melt With Me

Chef View By Dana Johnson Melt With Me! One of my favorite songs of all time is “Dancing in the Moonlight” by King Harvest, so it’s not a stretch that one of my most favorite cheeses is called Purple Moon by Fiscalini Cheese made right here in Modesto. Purple Moon is cheddar aged over 10 […]

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BargainView – Ambiance of Fall

BargainView – Ambiance of Fall

BargainView By Monica Barber There’s a slight chill in the breeze that tickles the bones on this fine afternoon. In fact, Ms. Monica has caught a light sneeze while sitting outside of Concetta’s enjoying a glass of wine. Folding my handkerchief I realize how lovely it is to enjoy the ambiance of fall and a […]

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PerformingView-  October 2014

PerformingView- October 2014

A Time to Perform in October By Kaye Osborn Hope you are lining up your season subscriptions! Please support our local artists! Just a clarification regarding the Center Stage Conservatory Lower Level Studio, Traci Sprague is the sole Artistic Director since March 2010. Megan James, the former Technical Director, is pursuing other interests. Prospect Theater […]

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MAMAView-October MAMAs

MAMAView-October MAMAs

MAMA View By Middagh Goodwin October has always been one of my favorite months and over the last three years being nominated and winning the MAMA for Promoter I have enjoyed it even more. This year even though I am not in the running for Promoter it is not going to be any different. I […]