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3rd Annual Modesto Rockin’ Holiday Opens in Downtown Modesto

3rd Annual Modesto Rockin’ Holiday Opens in Downtown Modesto

3rd Annual Modesto Rockin’ Holiday Opens in Downtown Modesto Opening night – December 3 after the Modesto Holiday Parade – Theme is Classic Holidays Opening night Rockin’ Holiday them will be Rockin’ Classics with the “Fabulous” Sensations. Rockin’ Holiday is live Thursday, Friday, & Saturdays December 3, 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 22, 23 from 6-9 pm. 10th […]

By November 30, 2016 Read More →
Give the Gift of Zen

Give the Gift of Zen

The end of the year can be a bit taxing on us, even though it is also full of visits from friends and family, gift-giving, quality time and lots of food. This chica definitely needed an afternoon of relaxation in preparation for the bustle of the holiday season, so I tried out Mystic Body and […]

By November 23, 2016 Read More →
GeekeryView: The Return of Central Valley Con

GeekeryView: The Return of Central Valley Con

GeekeryView: The Return of Central Valley Con by Middagh Goodwin Isn’t it great to have a Pop Culture Convention (or 3) right here in Modesto #homeofStarWars? For fans of comics,  cosplaying, science fiction, fantasy and all things Star Wars I think the answer is a resounding…YES!  December 4th we see the Return of Central Valley Con, […]

By November 17, 2016 Read More →
BrewView: Fall Beverages! No Pumpkins Here!

BrewView: Fall Beverages! No Pumpkins Here!

Fall Beverages: No Pumpkins Here! By Brandilyn Brown and Christopher Mitchell Ah, autumn. The sun comes up later and goes down sooner. There is a chill in the air in the morning, and we are needing to ask ourselves if we’re going to be out past dark. “Will it be cold enough for a sweater […]

By November 1, 2016 Read More →
Community in Art

Community in Art

Community was the emphasis of the evening. An almost familial atmosphere could appropriately describe the reception for Entangled, a selected retrospective by Castillo and The Buddy System by Rob Fatal at the Art Space on Main, Thursday September 8th. Welcome to two impressive displays of installation art. Castillo and Fatal both discussed their contribution to […]

By September 19, 2016 Read More →
Classic Comic Con October 1st and 2nd

Classic Comic Con October 1st and 2nd

Over the last few years, the amount of Pop Culture and Comic Conventions have grown exponentially with the popularity of DC and Marvel Movies and the return of Star Wars to the Theaters. On October 1st and 2nd at the Season Events Center on Mc Henry, there will be yet another one Classic Comic Con. […]

By September 19, 2016 Read More →
MAMA OVERVIEW-COMEDY

MAMA OVERVIEW-COMEDY

Comedy View Guest Writer-Chris Teicheira         “and the 2015 Best Comic MAMA goes to….Susan Lucci no more, Chris Teicheira.” – Jimmie Menezes 2014 Best Comic MAMA winner  There was a definitive sea change in the manner with which the 2015 MAMAnees, took to marketing their MAMAnations. In past years it had become in vogue to […]

By September 11, 2016 Read More →
Volunteer Opportunities at Local Make-A-Wish in September and October

Volunteer Opportunities at Local Make-A-Wish in September and October

Volunteer Opportunities at Local Make-A-Wish in September and October Join Make-A-Wish® Northeastern California and Northern Nevada in our upcoming volunteer trainings. You can be a part of granting wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions in our community.   The dedication of our volunteers is what makes our mission possible. With more than 300 volunteers […]

By September 8, 2016 Read More →
PromoterView MAMA2016

PromoterView MAMA2016

PromoterView by Middagh Goodwin There is a lot of work that goes into promoting a show well. Most local promoters secure the date and venue, book the bands (touring and locals), make the flyer, arrange for sound, often work the door and for the most part for little or no pay or glory. There are […]

By September 4, 2016 Read More →
Community View: Addressing Homelessness

Community View: Addressing Homelessness

Community View By MaryAnn Spikes Would you leave a woman stranded on the street with her groceries due to a bulky item policy? Ever kick anyone who loiters in front of your store? Have you displaced families from the safety of their tent community? Maybe there are better ways to engage people experiencing homelessness. Note […]

By September 1, 2016 Read More →
BrewView: Indigeny Reserve

BrewView: Indigeny Reserve

BrewView: Indigeny Reserve: Cider! by Brandilyn Brown & Christopher Mitchell Nestled in the gorgeous woods of Tuolumne County in the city of Sonora, is a barn surrounded by several groves of apple trees. Those groves were purchased by Jay Watson back when Indigeny Reserve was just an idea. At first, he sold the apples straight […]

By September 1, 2016 Read More →
LightBox Theatre Company presents the world premiere of “The Super Cilantro Girl”

LightBox Theatre Company presents the world premiere of “The Super Cilantro Girl”

LightBox Theatre Company presents the world premiere of “The Super Cilantro Girl” TURLOCK — LightBox Theatre Company is starting its second season with “The Super Cilantro Girl,” a world premiere production based on the works of U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera. “The Super Cilantro Girl” is an original script written by Dr. Arnold Anthony […]

By August 29, 2016 Read More →
Christian Berets Need  Supplies for Care Packs

Christian Berets Need Supplies for Care Packs

Urgent Need: Supplies for Care Packs Christian Berets is hosting our first ever Veteran’s Camp (Aug. 25-28)!  At this camp, veterans will connect with each other and be presented with the Hope of Christ.  As an activity during the camp, in cooperation with Operation Creekside, we hope to assemble, pray over, and mail off 100 Care Packs […]

By August 19, 2016 Read More →
Miracle League of Stanislaus County Fall Signups

Miracle League of Stanislaus County Fall Signups

Miracle League of Stanislaus County Fall Signups     Who: Miracle League of Stanislaus County What: Baseball When: August 20, 2016-October 1, 2016 Where: 1129 8th St. Ste. 101 Modesto, CA 95354 Contact: Anthony Arellanes There is nothing more heartwarming than to see children playing America’s pastime. But for children facing serious physical and mental disabilities, that opportunity isn’t always […]

By August 8, 2016 Read More →
BluesView August 2016

BluesView August 2016

BluesView By Earl Mathews Hello everyone! I hope your summer is going great and you have all had some chances to get out and see some great bands. Things are heating up and the best cure is some cool music. Starting your month off right is Jeramy Norris and the Dangerous Mood hosting the Thursday […]

By August 1, 2016 Read More →