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MovieView: The Kingsman Secret Service

MovieView: The Kingsman Secret Service

The Kingsman: Secret Service, based on a comic book series, is not your typical action movie. Colin Firth plays Henry Hart, aka Galahad. A gentleman, a tailor, an English spy. In a mishap during a Middle-Eastern assignment, a fellow spy dies. Plagued with guilt, he visits his friend’s widow (played by Samantha Womack) and son […]

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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 →
The Central California Art Association at the Mistlin  Gallery presents “Young @ Art”

The Central California Art Association at the Mistlin Gallery presents “Young @ Art”

The Central California Art Association at the Mistlin  Gallery presents “Young @ Art” March 3 – March 21 .   CCAA welcomes all young artists to participate in our annual show Young @ Art (formerly known as Young Masters).  It is open to artists from 0 – 18 (still in high school). Receiving is Feb 27 and […]

By February 13, 2015 Read More →
Street View – Classic Mural Tour

Street View – Classic Mural Tour

Magical Classical Mural Tour By Chris Murphy Modesto USA, the birthplace of American Graffiti. Modesto is the home of the original “Where were you in ’62” high school class. Our people and places were the inspiration for George Lucas’ 1973 film that paved the road of nostalgia, changed modern film making and put the soundtrack […]

By February 10, 2015 Read More →
All Ages View

All Ages View

AllAgesView By Leia Johnson Hi Everyone. Hopefully your first month of 2015 was spectacular! February is a beautiful time of the year, filled with positive vibes and nice weather. Despite the cold, I want to spend more time outside. Recently I went with my family on the bike trail at Dry Creek. It was a […]

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MetalView – Death Metal in Ceres

MetalView – Death Metal in Ceres

Metal View – By Mike Vanek DEATH METAL IN CERES & THE LOCAL KID DONE GOOD… Greeting and salutations friends and neighbors!! I’m back to spread the word of 209 Area Heavy Metal. This month we have a couple topics that need to be discussed. First of all we need to take a trip to […]

By February 10, 2015 Read More →
UrbanView – DJ Uniqu3

UrbanView – DJ Uniqu3

UrbanView – By Javier Lopez This month we catch up with the talented DJ Uniqu3 and check out some of the beats that make our local urban music come to life. Javier Lopez: Tell me about your early beginnings when you got started? DJUniqu3: When I was younger, my friends and I would go out […]

By February 10, 2015 Read More →
Art View – For the Love of Art

Art View – For the Love of Art

Art View By Jim Christiansen For the love of Art. Valentine’s Day month opens with notice from the Stanislaus County Artists Open Studio, there will be 65 Artists in the 2015 Event. Modesto View is a sponsor of the event that features local artists in a variety of media, on display, and working demonstrations in […]

By February 10, 2015 Read More →
FitView – Lose Weight and Maintain

FitView – Lose Weight and Maintain

Lose Weight & Maintain By Efren Martinez The holidays are over and so are all of the wonderful memories of 2014, including those delicious delectable delights. Or are they? It’s February, and for many Americans we are now being continuously reminded of how much we indulged at the end of the year just by looking […]

By February 10, 2015 Read More →
Romantic RockabillyView

Romantic RockabillyView

Romantic Rockabilly Top 10 Love Songs & Serenading Your Partner By Jennifer Allsup Music to the ears is always a great start to serenading your partner. Let’s begin with some Buddy Holly “Love Me” & “I’m Going to Love You”, Elvis Presley “All Shook Up”, Wanda Jackson “Rockabilly Fever”, Gene Vincent “Ain’t She Sweet”, Johnny […]

By February 10, 2015 Read More →
ZenView – year of the Goat

ZenView – year of the Goat

Zen View By Mary Layton The Year of the Goat Because the Chinese follow the lunar calendar, Chinese New Year will be celebrated on Febraury 19th. Festivities usually go on for 10 days with lots of eating, drinking and noisy firecrackers. Up until Feb 19th,it is still the Year of the Horse, a year of […]

By February 10, 2015 Read More →
PerformingView – February

PerformingView – February

A Time to Perform in February By Kaye Osborn We are in our second month of the New Year! It is my hope that you have attended a local show or two! Our area is full of talented folk: actors, dancers, musicians, poets, writers and singers. Many of our restaurants sponsor Open Mike Nights for […]

By February 10, 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 →
MJC Dance presents “Off~Balance” in Repertory Performance

MJC Dance presents “Off~Balance” in Repertory Performance

(Modesto, CA) – Modesto Junior College Dance Department will present Off~Balance in Repertory Performance on February 18, 19, 20 and 21 at 7:30 p.m. and a matinee at 2 p.m. on Saturday, February 21 in the MJC Performing and Media Arts Center Auditorium on East Campus, 435 College Ave in Modesto.   The Off~Balance dancers […]

By February 10, 2015 Read More →
BargainView – The Simple Joys

BargainView – The Simple Joys

The Simple Joys By Monica Barber The fog of the day has yet to burn off entirely and there’s a few birds dancing in the trees. The day is fairly grey as Ms. M finds herself writing in Downtown Modesto. A smile crosses my face with the sight of a man and his wife walking […]

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