Weekly Greeting

Weekly Greeting Archive

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GreetingsView – August is Here!

GreetingsView – August is Here!

Greetings friends, It is amazing how fast this summer went by and how August has now become a workhorse month. When I was growing up, August was filled with summer play days, and vacations as we counted down to Labor Day. Now, it is back to school, days of preparing backpacks and school lunches and […]

TalentView – Valley Talent Project Aug 3 & 4

TalentView – Valley Talent Project Aug 3 & 4

Valley Talent Project By Chris Murphy There is so much talent here in the Central Valley and especially the Modesto Area. ModestoView is proud to once again be a both a sponsor and a judge for the Valley Talent Project. This is really an exciting showcase where these local performers give their all to see […]

ModStock is Coming August 12

ModStock is Coming August 12

ModStock By Chris Murphy One of my favorite times of the year is when we get the line up for ModStock. These are the bands that come out of our local “School of Rock” VMI Music, lead by Darin Morris. The band names are great and it is so good to see this crop of […]

Celebrating Ed Cesena

Celebrating Ed Cesena

Ed Cesena just turned ninety, with an art open house birthday celebration July 22. Betty Kenney, his close friend was there to help Ed receive his award from the City of Modesto. Ed has been painting 75 years and is a well known Artist in our community and is an award winning watercolorist and acrylic […]

GlobalView – Mobility to Mongolia

GlobalView – Mobility to Mongolia

Mobility to Mongolia By Chris Murphy ModestoView was able to serve in a global project delivering wheelchairs to those in need in Mongolia. I and my daughter Abigail Murphy were part of the volunteer Hope Haven West team of physical therapists, mechanics and support team that delivered and seated over 200 people in modern wheelchairs […]

Cal-Fire to the Rescue- Art Show August 11th

Cal-Fire to the Rescue- Art Show August 11th

Artist oil painter Patrick Michael Karnahan will be exhibiting his latest artwork images of California’s Wildland Firefighters, titled- “Cal- Fire to the Rescue”. On Saturday, August 11th, there will be an artist reception from 7:00- 8:30 pm, where people can meet the artist and talk about the fire art portraits. This event will be held […]

Donate to Operation Backpack

Donate to Operation Backpack

Stanislaus County Office of Education Helping Kids in Need with Annual Operation Backpack Drive The start of a new school year is an exciting time for most children, but for homeless children, this is a time open to emotional and academic challenges. Without even the most basic supplies, these students start at a disadvantage that […]

By July 23, 2018 Read More →
ZenView – Identity

ZenView – Identity

ZenView By Mary Layton Identity Who am I? This is the time old question we all wonder about without necessarily being completely sure how to answer it. A while ago I came across an interesting article written by German woman director and producer Doris Doerrie which I’d like to share with you. She gave some […]

GoModesto – Walk the Stage

GoModesto – Walk the Stage

Go Modesto Are you ready to WALKtheSTAGE? Our local friends will turn into fashion models for “A Fashion Fundraiser”, supporting United Way of Stanislaus County as they take on challenges and tackle problems in our community others shy away from. On July 25th, familiar faces from our community become “UWAY Models for a Day” and […]

PerformingView – In Full Swing

PerformingView – In Full Swing

A Time to Perform in July By Kaye Osborn Summer is in full swing. A time to rejuvenate and relax! Swim, bike, read, reconnect and take in a theatrical production or two. Gallo’s new season has lots to offer. Grab a brochure and browse the selections. There is something for everyone! I am currently working […]

FitView – Fitness Don’ts

FitView – Fitness Don’ts

FitView By Efren Martinez Fitness Don’ts We all strive to be as healthy as we can; we eat right and are always looking to challenge ourselves daily with smarter workout plans to maintain or make us stronger. But at what extreme is too much? Quite often I see many of my friends pushing themselves with […]

By July 22, 2018 Read More →
Road to Mobility in Mongolia – Part 2

Road to Mobility in Mongolia – Part 2

This is the second installment from the Hope Haven West Mongolia Wheelchair seating mission. There are 24 volunteers on this trip and this is a journey across Mongolia to 5 different cities and villages to seat those in need in a wheelchair. To donate and support Hope Haven West, please long on to www.hopehavenwest.org Part […]

By July 21, 2018 Read More →
Positive Living In Modesto

Positive Living In Modesto

Greetings Friends! There is so much more to ModestoView than just our ModestoView.com and the ModestoView magazine. Not only do we promote all of the positive issues, events and people in the 209, we also create many of the events that make this a place we call home. We hope you will take time to […]

By July 18, 2018 Read More →
Monday at the StanCoFair

Monday at the StanCoFair

TOMORROW AT THE FAIR, JULY 16th   Holiday Inn Express & Suites Night at the Fair! First 1,000 guests receive a free gift from Holiday Inn Express & Suites.   FOODMAXX ARENA: Destruction and Motorhome Derby I at 6:30 PM   BUD LIGHT VARIETY FREE STAGE: Trace Adkins at 8:30 PM   COORS LIGHT CENTER STAGE: Adam Bishop 5 PM – 5:45 […]

By July 16, 2018 Read More →
Finding a new Mobility in Mongolia

Finding a new Mobility in Mongolia

Finding a new world in Mongolia. By Chris Murphy It is impossible to not be inspired by Lonny Davis, proprietor of Davis Guest Homes and the ever-energetic leader of Hope Haven West. Hope Haven is a charity that provides wheelchairs to those lacking mobility, in many places around the world. I came to know Lonny, […]

By July 16, 2018 Read More →