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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 →
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 […]

Homemade Bee-friendly Weed Killer

Homemade Bee-friendly Weed Killer

California is in trouble! We are in our fourth year of historic drought, but California feeds the world! We have to be smart with our water useage to save our crops, but one of the factors we don’t really think about when it comes to growing our food is our bee population. Using bee-friendly weed […]

By April 15, 2015 Read More →
The Red Queen Might Paint Her Roses Red but We Paint Our Lawns Green

The Red Queen Might Paint Her Roses Red but We Paint Our Lawns Green

Many Californians are trying to find creative ways to reduce our water usage, not just during the drought, but for the rest of our existence.  However one of the least creative ways is one of the most effective ways to save water, and that is with our lawn maintenance. Or for some of us, our […]

By April 15, 2015 Read More →
Vintage Faire Mall helps a Make-A-Wish Come True!

Vintage Faire Mall helps a Make-A-Wish Come True!

Amariyanna “Mars” Anderson is 16 years old and lives in Lathrop, CA. At 14 years old, Amariyanna was diagnosed with a Germ Cell Tumor, a battle began that shattered her world. While it was a devastating diagnosis that affected every aspect of her life, Amariyanna stayed strong and did not give up hope. After going through […]

By April 14, 2015 Read More →
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 […]

Greetings Modesto Friends

Greetings Modesto Friends

Greetings Modesto Friends I live in a house full of women. Not just any women, but strong, smart and successful women. My wife Rebecca has dedicated so much of her life and talent to making sure our girls Madison and Abigail had positive ways to make a difference and be good at what they do, […]

ConservationView – Garden Tour & Xeriscaping

ConservationView – Garden Tour & Xeriscaping

ConservationView This is a word you need to know. Xeriscaping is landscaping and gardening that reduces or eliminates the need for supplemental water from irrigation It is promoted in regions that do not have easily accessible, plentiful, or reliable supplies of fresh water, and is gaining acceptance in other areas as access to water becomes […]

Love Modesto is Sat Apr 18

Love Modesto is Sat Apr 18

Love Modesto is coming April 18. This is one of the biggest days of community service. There are hundreds of ways to get involved and make a difference. You can sign up for projects all over Modesto and even donate to support projects at www.lovemodesto.com Most importantly, meet up in Downtown Modesto April 18, at […]

Modesto’s own “Fire & Ice: The Awakening” First Book in Trilogy Released

Modesto’s own “Fire & Ice: The Awakening” First Book in Trilogy Released

Juliana Presto is an eight-grade Modestan, who published her first book recently, “Fire & Ice: The Awakening” part 1 of a trilogy. The science-fiction adventure story follows the tale of two teenagers, Marina and Carter, who meet on an island and have recently discovered they possess powers. Described as a “Fresh take on a classic star-crossed […]

By April 14, 2015 Read More →
5th Annual May Day Ukulele Play Day

5th Annual May Day Ukulele Play Day

The Funstrummers Ukulele Band is hosting their fifth annual May Day Play Day on May 16th at 10am-4pm. Guest Instructors for morning workshops include: ~Michelle Kiba of the Pa Mele ‘O Hokulea ‘Ukulele Academy teaching swing music ~Dan Scanlan (CoolhandUke) from Auburn teaching Chord Melody techniques ~Stuart Herriod from the Roseville Strum Shop teaching Strum techniques In […]

By April 14, 2015 Read More →
Music Benefit for Eric Lasalle & Family

Music Benefit for Eric Lasalle & Family

HOUSE FIRES SUCK FEST: A BENEFIT FOR ERIC LASALLE & FAMILY Music Benefit for Eric Lasalle & Family   Eric and his family suffered a house fire and lost just about everything they have! They have been forced to relocate for 5 months until their home is repaired from the fire. The event will be at […]

By April 13, 2015 Read More →
The Central California Art Association at the Mistlin Gallery presents “Spring Member Show”

The Central California Art Association at the Mistlin Gallery presents “Spring Member Show”

The Central California Art Association at the Mistlin Gallery presents “Spring Member Show” May 12 to June 12, 2015   Spring Member Show open to members May 12 to June 12, 2015. Deadline for submitting images for judging with prospectus and new artist review: Saturday May 2, by appointment only. Please call 529-3369 for appointment  Show Host: […]

By April 13, 2015 Read More →