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Baby It’s Cold Outside

Baby It’s Cold Outside

Baby It’s Cold Outside By Efren Martinez I don’t mind winter all that much even though I prefer the summer; but my heart really aches for the animals and the homeless who have to sleep outside when the mercury drops below freezing. Thankfully we have warm shelters for some of the homeless to escape from […]

By November 29, 2015 Read More →
StreetView – Take a Walk

StreetView – Take a Walk

StreetView By Chris Murphy This time of year is gorgeous! Fall as we go into winter is one if the best times to take a walk. The homes are decorated and it is fun to go explore neighborhoods you don’t normally visit. Ride your bike or walk through the big treelined streets in the College […]

By November 28, 2015 Read More →
BigView -Gifts and Happenings

BigView -Gifts and Happenings

Great gift ideas Shop local this year and as often as you can. We have so many creative people, cool people making great things and many of them make perfect gifts. Plus we have so many local restaurants, and food companies that offer gift cards and make gift packs you can give. Some are online […]

By November 28, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
ModestoView Holiday Happenings

ModestoView Holiday Happenings

Holidays in Modesto Apres Skate Modesto. We have a new thing to do in Modesto. With the amazing new Modesto on Ice rink, it asks the questions, what are you going to do before and after your ice skating? Apres Skate anyone? Rediscover downtown Modesto this holiday season. It you haven’t been downtown in weeks, […]

By November 28, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
A Turkey Presidential Pardon

A Turkey Presidential Pardon

Thanksgiving is almost upon us and my family isn’t much different from yours when it comes to our Thanksgiving meal dinner.  Pumpkin pies, mash potatoes, yams, and several different delicious concoctions that involve vegetables will be on our Thanksgiving table. Then there’s the sacrificial bird in the center of our dinner table that didn’t receive […]

By November 25, 2015 Read More →
Santa HQ at the Vintage Faire Mall is Open!

Santa HQ at the Vintage Faire Mall is Open!

The Vintage Faire Mall has partnered with HGTV to create the best Santa’s Village ever! This interactive HQ has plenty to do while you wait to take your family photos. Grab a tablet, and walk around using the scanner to see Santa’s hidden elves working all over the workshop! Use the Naughty or Nice O’Meter to […]

By November 25, 2015 Read More →
Modesto On Ice is Here!

Modesto On Ice is Here!

The Winter Season just skated into town at high velocity on Saturday, November 21st with the public opening of “Modesto On Ice” skating rink. Located in the heart of downtown Modesto on on the corner of K and 12th Street, the rink is 120 x 70 feet. It is also made of real ice under a covered […]

By November 24, 2015 Read More →
ArchitectureView – Bringing 10th St Back to Life

ArchitectureView – Bringing 10th St Back to Life

Bringing Tenth Street Back to Life by: Barrett Lipomi, AIA If you have been downtown over the past few months you likely have noticed city crews working on the block of Tenth Street between I and J Streets. However this isn’t your typical road project. This section of Tenth Street has been a significant part […]

By November 22, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Big Bad Voo Doo Daddy – Dec 2

Big Bad Voo Doo Daddy – Dec 2

Big Bad Voo Doo Daddy Live at the Gallo Center, December 2 Gallo Center audiences just love Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, and they really love this wild and swingin’ holiday party show! You’ll want to be there as these lovable hipsters turn yuletide classics like “Blue Christmas,” “Jingle Bells” and “We Three Kings” into a […]

By November 21, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
The Night Before Christmas ­ Family Holiday Concert offered at MJC

The Night Before Christmas ­ Family Holiday Concert offered at MJC

The Night Before Christmas – Family Holiday Concert offered at Modesto Junior College The Modesto Junior College Music Department presents “The Night Before Christmas – Family Holiday Concert” on Saturday, December 5 at 7 p.m. in the Main Auditorium of the Performing and Media Arts Center on East Campus. MJC choirs and guests will present […]

By November 21, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
MJC Community Concert Band presents Fall Concert

MJC Community Concert Band presents Fall Concert

MJC Community Concert Band presents Fall Concert The Modesto Junior College Community Concert Band presents a Fall Concert on Wednesday, December 2, at 7:30 p.m. in the Main Auditorium on East Campus, 435 College Avenue, Modesto. The event is open to the public and admission is free, with donations gratefully accepted The Concert Band, conducted […]

By November 20, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Making Fuels from Sunlight, Water and Air at MJC

Making Fuels from Sunlight, Water and Air at MJC

Presentation on “Making Fuels from Sunlight, Water and Air” offered at MJC The Modesto Area Partners in Science (MAPS) will offer a presentation entitled “Making Fuels from Sunlight, Water and Air” by Frances Houle, Ph.D., deputy director for science and research integration in the Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis and Senior Scientist in the Chemical […]

By November 20, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
The Night Before Christmas A Family Holiday Concert at MJC

The Night Before Christmas A Family Holiday Concert at MJC

The Night Before Christmas – Family Holiday Concert offered at Modesto Junior College (Modesto, CA) –The Modesto Junior College Music Department presents “The Night Before Christmas – Family Holiday Concert” on Saturday, December 5 at 7 p.m. in the Main Auditorium of the Performing and Media Arts Center on East Campus. MJC choirs and guests […]

By November 20, 2015 Read More →
Small Business Saturday – Nov 28

Small Business Saturday – Nov 28

Small Business Saturday Descends Upon City On the evening of November 28, thousands of shoppers will peruse the hand born products of roughly seventy five local crafters who will display their wares in shops and restaurants downtown. The Mod Shop Indie Crafters Market will be held along J Street between 10th and 13th. The event […]

By November 20, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
“Posada Navideña” is Coming to the Gallo

“Posada Navideña” is Coming to the Gallo

Tis a few nights before Christmas at the Gallo Center.  BFS is glad to bring you Posada Navideña  a telling Christmas Celebration that embraces the festive spirit of this time of year.  With dances like “ The Three Wise Men” and “The Dancing Demons” and live music accompaniment we hope to bring you a joyous […]

By November 18, 2015 Read More →