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The Scorpions Rock!

The Scorpions Rock!

The Scorpions Rock! by Russ Allsup When the Scorpions rolled into the Los Angeles Forum on Saturday, October 3rd, it a cause for celebration. As the band enters it’s fiftieth year, it’s still rocking as hard as ever. The forum was packed with rockers young and old who saw the show opened by Seattle band […]

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Get Your Foo on at Love Ride

Get Your Foo on at Love Ride

Get Your Foo on at Love Ride by Russ Allsup Get ready to rock and roll for a great cause on Sunday, October 18th at Caustic Lake with THE double bill of the year- The Foo Fighters (who will be joined by a line-up of very special guests curated for this event) and Social Distortion, […]

By October 12, 2015 Read More →
“New Insights into Human Evolution” Presentation at MJC

“New Insights into Human Evolution” Presentation at MJC

Presentation on “New Insights into Human Evolution” offered at MJC   (Modesto, CA) – The Modesto Area Partners in Science (MAPS) will offer a presentation entitled “New Insights into Human Evolution from the Rising Star Cave in South Africa” by Debra Bolter, Ph.D., MJC professor of anthropology and research associate with the Evolutionary Studies Institute […]

By October 12, 2015 Read More →
MJC Science Center’s Wild Planet Day 2015

MJC Science Center’s Wild Planet Day 2015

MJC Great Valley Museum to hold family oriented science festival (Modesto, CA) – The Great Valley Museum is holding the 6th annual Wild Planet Day family science festival on Saturday, October 10, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. in the Science Community Center on the Modesto Junior College West Campus, 2201 Blue Gum Avenue, Modesto.  Admission for […]

By October 7, 2015 Read More →
Railtown 1897 Offers  “Harvest Haunt Express” & “Polar Express” Train Rides

Railtown 1897 Offers “Harvest Haunt Express” & “Polar Express” Train Rides

Railtown 1897 Offers Three Weekends of Popular “Harvest Haunt Express” & “Polar Express” Train Rides Special Train Rides Pulled by the Famous Sierra No. 3 on Saturdays JAMESTOWN, Calif. – California State Parks, the California State Railroad Museum Foundation and Railtown 1897 State Historic Park (SHP) are proud to offer three weekends of family-friendly “Harvest […]

By October 5, 2015 Read More →
MJC Theater Department stages “The Good Woman of Setzuan”

MJC Theater Department stages “The Good Woman of Setzuan”

MJC Theater Department stages “The Good Woman of Setzuan” Marilyn Diaz as Shen Te Photo by Josh Wallace (Modesto, CA) — The Modesto Junior College Theater Department presents “The Good Woman of Setzuan” by Bertolt Brecht and directed by MJC Theater Professor Lynette Borrelli-Glidewell.  Performances are October 22, 23, 24, 29, 30 and 31 at […]

By October 5, 2015 Read More →
BrewView: Spooky Drinks

BrewView: Spooky Drinks

Halloween is defined by mystery, intrigue, fairy tales and of course, creepy potions! The ViewCrew found the best drinks for your eerie get togethers. Freak out your friends, spook your parents, tease your neighbors, and delight the ghouls with these chilling drinks!   Minnie’s, 107 McHenry Ave Modesto Zombie A delicious mix of light and […]

By October 2, 2015 Read More →
BigView: Halloween Happenings

BigView: Halloween Happenings

October is a family-friendly time to celebrate the change to cooler weather, leaves falling from the trees, bountiful harvests of squash & apples, when the air is filled with the smell of cinnamon. Let’s go out and do something new this Halloween season!   Zombie Train: Evacuation The Zombie Train is debuting a brand new […]

By October 2, 2015 Read More →
Ghost Stories

Ghost Stories

When we think of ghost hunters, we usually think about groups going to truly haunted places like Alcatraz or the Winchester Mystery House, but Modesto boasts of it’s own ghostly haunts, too. There are rumors that there is a ghost who whispers in the McHenry Mansion, that there is a spirit who paces the Dry […]

By October 2, 2015 Read More →
Sierra Vista to Hold Regional Mentoring Summit

Sierra Vista to Hold Regional Mentoring Summit

Join us for a day of workshop sessions, keynote speakers, guest presenters, and networking opportunities to explore and advance the transformative impact mentoring has on youth and communities. Save The Date Postcard. Keynote Speakers   Coach Bob Ladouceur Legendary Football Coach & Subject of When the Game Stands Tall  His philosophy on life is quite […]

By October 1, 2015 Read More →
BargainView – Happy Halloween

BargainView – Happy Halloween

BargainView By Monica Barber Happy Halloween Making my way home on an autumn evening through Downtown Modesto, I spot a full moon on the rise. This sends a chill up my spine as a howl echoes across the night. Ms. M believes there’s a good chance the howling she’s hearing isn’t your favorite furry friend […]

By October 1, 2015 Read More →
ZenView – Silence

ZenView – Silence

ZenView Mary Layton Enjoy the Silence The first time I experienced silence consciously was when I was 12 years old. I was walking through a beautiful forest with my 16 years old brother. It made me feel special that he chose to take me on a walk with him. I was talking excitedly thinking that […]

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ArtView – October

ArtView – October

Art View By Jim Christiansen Trick or Treat and Happy Birthday to me come up this month. For artists entering the 2016 Stanislaus Artist Open Studio Tour, the treat is the Early Bird entry discount of $10 off the $75 registration fee if completed by Halloween. An artist registration meeting is being held for Open […]

By October 1, 2015 Read More →
InterView – Dr Joseph Sheley

InterView – Dr Joseph Sheley

InterView Dr. Joseph F. Sheley President California State University Stanislaus By Chris Murphy The central valley of California has been known for decades to be synonymous with hard work and values from agriculture, culture and education. CSU Stanislaus continues that theme by offering a world-class education mixed with the no-nonsense work ethic to produce outstanding […]

By October 1, 2015 Read More →
BluesView

BluesView

BluesView by Earl Matthews Hello everyone! October is here and it’s time to play dress up. There are some great shows this month too, but first let me remind you that every Thursday at Garlic Brothers in Stockton you can check out the Blues Jam, hosted by Jeramy Norris & the Dangerous Mood. Always fun, […]

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