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Stanislaus County Interfaith Council To Hold Annual Thanksgiving Celebration Next Monday

Stanislaus County Interfaith Council To Hold Annual Thanksgiving Celebration Next Monday

     The Stanislaus County Interfaith Council, Modesto’s unique organization bringing together the area’s most diverse spectrum of spiritual communities, will hold its annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Celebration at the Modesto Centre Plaza next Monday, November 23, beginning at 7pm.   The event is co-hosted this year by the Islamic Center of Modesto, and is free […]

By November 18, 2015 Read More →
Red Carpet for Alleluia! The Devils¹ Carnival

Red Carpet for Alleluia! The Devils¹ Carnival

Red Carpet for Alleluia! The Devils’ Carnival by Russ Allsup On Aug. 11th I went to the historic Egyptian Theater on Hollywood Blvd. and attended the world premier of Alleluia! The Devils Carnival. As I arrived and took in the festivities, I could see that this was not your normal red carpet premier- the were […]

By November 17, 2015 Read More →
FREE MAX Bus Service for Thanksgiving Dinner

FREE MAX Bus Service for Thanksgiving Dinner

Modesto Area Express (MAX) will provide limited bus service free of charge on Thanksgiving Day (November 26) to and from the Salvation Army Free Thanksgiving Dinner served at Modesto Centre Plaza. The bus service will be provided on the three routes shown at modestoareaexpress.com/announcements/. Only one trip to the Modesto Centre Plaza will be made […]

By November 17, 2015 Read More →
Mighty Mudhoney

Mighty Mudhoney

Mighty Mudhoney by Russ Allsup First a little personal history. I love music. I’d have to say it’s my favorite thing. I’ve been to many shows, and I moved to Los Angeles in 1991, right as the grunge music movement was taking over. That year I got to see most of the Seattle bands that […]

By November 16, 2015 Read More →
The Foo Fighters Play Everything!

The Foo Fighters Play Everything!

The Foo Fighters Play Everything by Russ Allsup The Foo Fighters wrapped up their American tour on Oct. 18th at Castaic Lake for the 32nd annual and final Love Ride, proceeds of which went to the Wounded Warrior Project. This was billed as an extra special show by the Foo Fighters, and it was. As […]

By November 15, 2015 Read More →
Energy Upgrade California Visits Vintage Faire Mall

Energy Upgrade California Visits Vintage Faire Mall

NOW THROUGH NOVEMBER 22, 2015 Get free tips and information by visiting Energy Upgrade California in Center Court inside the mall. The Energy Upgrade California Mobile Education and Outreach team will be the mall with an interactive experience designed to bring more awareness to just how much energy and water we use, but more importantly, […]

By November 13, 2015 Read More →
Modesto Artist Profile: Mark Holden

Modesto Artist Profile: Mark Holden

In the spirit of ModShop and loving art, I wanted to highlight one of my favorite local artists, Mark Holden. He drew some really awesome caricatures for me last year, that hang on my living room wall for all to see. I hope you enjoy his drawings as much as I do, and getting to […]

By November 12, 2015 Read More →
5th Annual KCSS Concert Rocksgiving

5th Annual KCSS Concert Rocksgiving

KCSS Concert Rocksgiving On Saturday November 21, 2015 KCSS will be hosting the 5th annual Rocksgiving. Concert. The concert will be at Grizzly Rock Café, 4905 N Golden State Blvd, Turlock, CA. Admission is free for everyone and donations are encouraged. The show will start at 6:00pm and go until 10:30pm. At the concert there […]

By November 5, 2015 Read More →
BargainView: Happy November Modesto

BargainView: Happy November Modesto

BargainView By Monica Barber Happy November, Modesto! Sun sets a little earlier this evening in Downtown Modesto and Ms. M realizes that the time change is coming. Much like life, you have the choice to change how you see it, and time won’t wait for you to see it all differently. You might miss something […]

By November 4, 2015 Read More →
BrewView: Do Good Distillery

BrewView: Do Good Distillery

BrewView: Do Good Distillery: Made in Modesto By Brandilyn Brown and Christopher Mitchell Do Good Distillery is breaking the mold. The first distillery in Modesto to have a tasting room since the prohibition, is certainly one of the many triumphs they are known for. Since it’s inception in 2013, they have created more than 12 spirits, featuring several different whiskeys. […]

By November 4, 2015 Read More →
Mod Shop & DIYers: Made in Modesto

Mod Shop & DIYers: Made in Modesto

The BigView By the ViewCrew People who make things by hand are amazing.  People who actually fix things are even more amazing.  This goes hand in hand as it were, as the world gets comsumed by faceless small electronics with i-this and e-that, we lose touch with the things that we can actually touch and […]

By November 4, 2015 Read More →
AllAgesView – Escape Modesto!

AllAgesView – Escape Modesto!

AllAgesView By Leia Johnson This past week, Modesto’s coolest new addition opened…Escape Modesto! Five of my classmates and I, along with four new friends got to experience this for the first time. For those of you who don’t know, escape rooms are essentially real life video games. They all have different themes and within the […]

By November 4, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
ZenView – Planting A Seed

ZenView – Planting A Seed

ZenView By Mary Layton Planting a Seed If it wasn’t for farmers planting seeds we wouldn’t have all the beautiful almond and walnut orchards we enjoy today. And the fruits of their labor are shipped around the world. It is a big part of California’s economy, supplying jobs, livelihoods for thousands of families, these seeds […]

By November 4, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
FitView: Passing The Baton

FitView: Passing The Baton

Passing The Baton By Efren Martinez On September 19th I had the pleasure in not only being the DJ and Entertainer for the final Memorial Medical Center’s Cancer Awareness Run & Ride; but also to run this race for the last time. Or maybe not? On that day and many days after that the same […]

By November 4, 2015 Read More →
ArchitectureView – Fabulous Facades

ArchitectureView – Fabulous Facades

Fabulous Façades By Barrett Lipomi As an architect in the central valley I have designed many buildings using stucco as the exterior finish. This wonderfully versatile, economical and fire resistant product has been used in various forms and building types for thousands of years. However over the past several decades stucco has too often been […]

By November 4, 2015 Read More →