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All Ages View

All Ages View

AllAgesView By Leia Johnson Here‘s to a year of new beginnings! Imagine yourself exactly a year ago…today. It’s absolutely insane how much you change in just twelve months. Within these twelve months you have had hundreds of experiences that help shape who you have become today. For the most part, you get to pick and […]

By January 3, 2016 Read More →
ZenView – Health and Wealth

ZenView – Health and Wealth

ZenView By Mary Layton Health and Wealth For those of those you haven’t noticed yet, Modesto’s city slogan “Water Wealth Contentment Health” has found a second place to shine in form of a welcoming inscription on one of the pillars supporting the new Pelandale overpass. Seeing this again, I was reminded once more of what […]

By January 3, 2016 Read More →
FitView

FitView

FitView Running in El Nino By Efren Martinez Lately we have been hearing a great deal about preparing your home and family for another wet El Nino year from all sorts of media outlets including the National Weather Service. This is smart advice and if you are into fitness as I am. It would be […]

By January 3, 2016 Read More →
All Ages View – Happy Holidays

All Ages View – Happy Holidays

AllAgesView By Leia Johnson Happy holidays, I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving! Let’s keep the spirit thriving for another month. In this article, I will be giving you 5 things to do to make your December better. I hope you can incorporate some of these ideas into your month. First you can donate! Out […]

By December 9, 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 December 9, 2015 Read More →
Christmas Canceled by the Grinch?

Christmas Canceled by the Grinch?

Christmas Canceled? By Efren Martinez According to Mr. Grinch, Christmas is canceled this year or he’d like it to be. Ladies and gentleman, boys and girls, the Grinch is at it again as he tries doing his worst to steal your 2015 Christmas. Lately he’s been seen at Modesto on Ice wreaking havoc there as […]

By December 9, 2015 Read More →
FitView – Staying Alive

FitView – Staying Alive

FitView By Efren Martinez Staying Alive Well you can tell by the way he uses his walk he’s a racing man with no time to talk. When Bob Tennent takes his place at a race you can bet that he’ll be “Staying Alive” speed walking with no “Jive Talk’n.” Eat your heart out John Travolta […]

By December 2, 2015 Read More →
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 →
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 – 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 →
NonProfitView – Salvation Army

NonProfitView – Salvation Army

NonProfitView By Chris Murphy There are many ways to help those that need it the most during the holidays. We like the Salvation Army because over 85% of all funds received go directly to those in need and all are served without discrimination. The best way to help is not to give to people in […]

By November 4, 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 →
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 →
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 […]

By October 1, 2015 Read More →