Weekly Greeting

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Archive for February, 2018

BargainView – Great November

BargainView – Great November

BargainView By Monica Barber Great November The air is crisper this afternoon in Modesto. The sun lights up gorgeous fall colors on the trees and Ms. M finds herself grateful to soak up the colors of the day. It’s the season of gratitude and sharing our blessings seems so much more important than ever. Find […]

By November 10, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
ModestoView’s Weekly Greeting is Back

ModestoView’s Weekly Greeting is Back

ModestoView Weekly Greeting Greetings Modesto Area Friends: Welcome to our first weekly greeting! Many of you used to get our weekly greeting back in the mid-2000s, but here we are, back and better than ever so that you make the most of your Modesto living experience. Modesto is the home of American Graffiti, the home […]

By November 9, 2017 Read More →
MJC Turkey Trot Is Coming!

MJC Turkey Trot Is Coming!

Go Modesto! Turkey Trot is coming! Start Your Thanksgiving with the Turkey Trot – Nov 23 – Legion Park This is the perfect way to get a free pass on your Thanksgiving meal. There is a fun run for kids and there is a 5k through the fall colors at Tuolumne River Regional Park. Lots […]

By November 9, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Sing a Long Messiah – November 19

Sing a Long Messiah – November 19

Go Modesto Sing a Long Messiah Sunday, November 19 10th Annual Sing-along “Messiah” Welcomes All Singers Vocalists of all ages and abilities are invited to participate in singing one of the greatest choral pieces ever featuring arias, solos and fantastic epic choruses that are loved by millions. You can even join in on some of […]

By November 8, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Holiday Fun  Preview

Holiday Fun Preview

Holiday Preview By Chris Murphy Let it snow, let it snow! Ok friends, we are getting ready to jump on to the holiday roller coaster that will start going so fast, you need to pay attention to make sure you get to experience all that is happening in our region. The season will kick off […]

By November 8, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
OK GO! Live at the Fillmore

OK GO! Live at the Fillmore

OK GO at The Fillmore By Efren Martinez Another brilliant performance by OK GO on November 2nd in San Francisco. My wife and I, as well as a full house of fans, enjoyed the show. Damian, OK Go’s lead singer, made it particularly up close and personal when he directly stepped off the center of […]

By November 7, 2017 Read More →
Life and Times of Modesto Is Here

Life and Times of Modesto Is Here

“We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.” – Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States We choose to rejoice because our hometown is blanketed with roses. Showcasing those roses is the purpose of Touchstones: Life and Times of Modesto, a new book commissioned by the McHenry […]

By November 7, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
ComedyView

ComedyView

ComedyView By Felicia Aleman Hello, hello, hello.  It’s November and time to be thankful.  I’m thankful for winning the MAMA award.  After only a year and a half into comedy, it was quite an honor to be nominated and surprising to win.  The other nominees are more experienced and have all been supportive in booking […]

By November 5, 2017 Read More →
MAMAView Giving Thanks

MAMAView Giving Thanks

MAMAView Giving Thanks by Middagh Goodwin November is the Month of giving thanks. I know I am grateful for all the great entertainment opportunities we are afforded living right here in Modesto. It is amazing how much creativity surrounds and is available to us. What can you do to show your gratitude and support of […]

By November 5, 2017 Read More →
VeteranView

VeteranView

VeteranView By Chris Murphy Veterans Day is November 11. We remember and recognize those that have served and still serve today. We can’t forget the sacrifices that the few make for so many. It is important to remember as we face a more complicated world and we only go into battle only when necessary that […]

By November 4, 2017 Read More →
VOTE November 7 Modesto

VOTE November 7 Modesto

Go VOTE Modesto! November 7 is election day. Please Vote. This is your chance to use your voice. It is a precious right and please be part of the process. The worst thing for democracy is voter apathy. You need to know the issues, vote on the propositions, vote for your elected officials at the […]

By November 4, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
All Ages View – Lessons from the Beatles

All Ages View – Lessons from the Beatles

AllAgesView By Leia Johnson At five years old, ‘Here Comes the Sun’ was my favorite song. As all do, I grew and changed, but my love for The Beatles was firm. Last Spring, I took the Modesto Junior College class regarding the history of the British group. ‘The Music of The Beatles’ covers the magnitude […]

By November 4, 2017 Read More →
BigView – Making and Dreaming

BigView – Making and Dreaming

The BigView By Chris Murphy There is something special about this time of year. We are experiencing a wonderful harvest, pumpkin patches, corn mazes and the tastiest treats at our local farmer’s markets. But as we go into the fall, we are thinking about the people that create, make and invent. The holidays are not […]

By November 4, 2017 Read More →
Jazz&WorldView – Latin Explosion

Jazz&WorldView – Latin Explosion

JazzView by Eric Benson If you luv music you’re gonna love this By Eric Benson And on to Fall & the Holidaze we go. Button up your overcoats and find that old umbrella you’re going to need pretty soon. Plenty to do this month before we come together with family and friends to cool the […]

By November 4, 2017 Read More →
Design View – Modestan Pioneers Mechanical Voting

Design View – Modestan Pioneers Mechanical Voting

DesignView Modesto designer pioneered early mechanical voting by Lee Davis, Founder, Modesto Design Collective (MO.DE) As we head to the polls this month, it seems only appropriate to feature a pioneering Modesto designer who invented an early 19th century voting machine. I ventured out on a chilly autumn morning to the Modesto Pioneer Cemetery to […]

By November 4, 2017 Read More →