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GreetingsView – Happy March Friends!

GreetingsView – Happy March Friends!

Greetings Modesto Friends, Welcome to March, one of my favorite times of the year. It is still green, the air is fresh and the Irish feeling permeates the air. As the global holiday of St. Patrick’s Day approaches (on a Saturday no less!), we are all Irish kin but then your realize how much is […]

Rally for Dreamers Thursday Feb 22  2PM

Rally for Dreamers Thursday Feb 22 2PM

Rally for Dreamers Please join the North Valley Labor Federation and other partner organizations for a rally this Thursday at 2PM at Rep. Denham’s office. Time is running out for Congress to protect our dreamers, as the President’s deadline for action is March 5, 2018. Each successive day, hundreds of young people will lose their […]

By February 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
MJC offers Dreamers and DACA panel discussion

MJC offers Dreamers and DACA panel discussion

MJC offers Dreamers and DACA panel discussion The Modesto Junior College Civic Engagement Project (CEP) invites the community to a Dreamers and DACA panel discussion on Thursday, February 15, at 7 p.m. in Forum 110 on MJC’s East Campus, 435 College Avenue. The event is part of the CEP Fall Film and Lecture Series. Campus […]

By February 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
MJC Visiting Author Series hosts An Evening with Richard Harrison

MJC Visiting Author Series hosts An Evening with Richard Harrison

MJC Visiting Author Series hosts An Evening with Richard Harrison The Modesto Junior College Visiting Author Series presents An Evening with Richard Harrison on Tuesday, March 6 at 7 p.m. in Forum 110 on East Campus, 435 College Avenue, Modesto. A question-and-answer session and book signing will follow the author’s reading. The event is free […]

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ServiceView -Awesome Rotary Events

ServiceView -Awesome Rotary Events

ServiceView By Chris Murphy Check this space monthly as we showcase great works done by our local service clubs. This month we feature events of the Modesto Rotary Clubs. Consider being a part of the great network of our community that work so hard to give back to our area and support global efforts to […]

By February 18, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
HavenView – Help us Stop Domestic & Sexual Abuse

HavenView – Help us Stop Domestic & Sexual Abuse

HavenView By Chris Murphy Walk A Mile Team Fundraising Our high heels are on and we are training to “Walk a Mile” in her shoes. Why? We are walking to raise money and awareness to stop sexual abuse and domestic violence. There is no room for abuse in our society and we have to walk […]

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LuckyView – March 17

LuckyView – March 17

Lucky View By Chris Murphy As a Murphy, there are few days more special than St. Patrick’s Day. I know that this is over a month away, but you need to make sure you plan accordingly. It is a Saturday this year so that makes it all the more fun. Get Lucky at LuckyFest – […]

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GoModesto – Celebrate Johnny Cash

GoModesto – Celebrate Johnny Cash

GoModesto Celebrate the Man In Black On February 17, you need to be at the Prospect Theatre Project to celebrate Johnny Cash’s birthday. The best way to do this is have a bunch of your favorite bands and musicians all get together to play Cash songs. Join The Wrongdoers, Angie Holroyd, Cole Hinkle, Chris Doud, […]

By February 12, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
GoModesto – Free Walking History Tour

GoModesto – Free Walking History Tour

Go Modesto – Take a Tour! Want to learn about Modesto history. Want to know about all the old car clubs, nightclubs, the bands of the 50s, 60as, and 60s, and some of the radio stations that made the sounds of a generation. Want to see the places and the people that inspired George Lucas […]

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BigView – fotoModesto

BigView – fotoModesto

BigView FotoView By Chris Murphy Photos By David Schroeder, Michael Mangano, Rebecca Harvey, Chris Murphy Modesto, it is time for your close up. Sometimes we have to turn the camera on ourselves. There are so many different ways to look at our community and our surroundings. Local photographer David Schroeder, Edward Mendes and John Wynn […]

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ArtView – Foto Art and More

ArtView – Foto Art and More

Art View By Jim Christiansen February, the short month long on photography as Foto Modesto takes over the Art Scene in Downtown Modesto, McHenry Village, MJC, in 25 venues, 25 special exhibits. This second annual celebration of photography and local photographers includes a special show of Treasured Lands, the nationally acclaimed exhibit by photographer QT […]

By February 8, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
SongwriterView – Proof of Love

SongwriterView – Proof of Love

Songwriter View By Patty Castillo Davis Proof of Love We love music. I love that we are an event forward community with an abundance of choices. This month Deva Cafe continues their support of local entertainment by hosting an important concert showcasing Jordan Waters’ mission of love and stewardship. On Saturday, February 10 at 6:30 […]

By February 8, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
BargainView – Savings in the Air

BargainView – Savings in the Air

BargainView By Monica Barber There’s Savings in the Air! Everything you want is always up in the air… love, money and happiness. The air changes quickly, if you’re not careful you’ll miss your chance to grab it. This late afternoon Ms. M finds herself sitting outside sipping lemonade, admiring the weather change and the early […]

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BarView – Heart Like a Lion

BarView – Heart Like a Lion

BarView By Chris Murphy Heart Like a Lion The bar at Dewz is beautiful. This is a showcase and right there in the middle of it, Jeremiah Hickman is mixing up something really special. You get that great vintage feel when you are sitting at the bar, so we are going back to 1926 for […]

By February 8, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
ValentineView

ValentineView

ValentineView By Chris Murphy There is always time for some romance. A quick date with your wife, partner or significant other is always possible. Don’t save your romance just for Valentine’s Day. There are little things you can do that have the look of love, a cool mix with Sinatra, some retro Rat Pack, Dusty […]

By February 8, 2018 Read More →