Weekly Greeting

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ParadeView – Celebrate the 4th!

ParadeView – Celebrate the 4th!

Fourth of July View By Chris Murphy Modesto has a special place in all things 4th of July since 1974. For 144 years, Modesto USA has hosted a 4th of July Parade, making it one of the longest running in the western USA. Held on the 4th, the Modesto Fourth Parade brings out thousands of […]

JazzView – July R&B Fun

JazzView – July R&B Fun

Blues&JazzView by Eric Benson What’s new with Jazz and the Blues News? If you luv music you’re gonna love this And the summer rolls on and it’s time to go to summer camp, Coop Camp Sierra is a destination I have gone to since I was 12 years old every year. First girl friend, carving […]

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BargainView – Hello July!

BargainView – Hello July!

BargainView By Monica Barber Hello July! Hope you’re ready for the Summer, Modesto because it’s ready for you. Today finds Ms. M by the pool sipping iced tea and reading a murder mystery. She’s been trying her hand at the Summer Reading Challenge at the Downtown Modesto Library this year. Good news dolls, the challenge […]

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FW: GoModesto – The Chill List

FW: GoModesto – The Chill List

Go Modesto The Chill List – July 21 The Ill List is one of our favorite events each year. Not only do we get an amazing line up of national caliber slam poets, the Ill List team makes an amazing sponsor commercial. This year, they are doing something new called the Chill List. The Chill […]

RotaryView – Celebrating Nick Mascitelli

RotaryView – Celebrating Nick Mascitelli

RotaryView There are so many people that really go above and beyond in their service to ours and other communities. We are fortunate to have really great service organizations in Modesto. At the Modesto Sunrise Rotary, Rotarian Nick Mascitelli was honored by outgoing club President Tom Bryant as a Rotarian of the Year. This was […]

WalkofFameView

WalkofFameView

Walk of Fame View By Chris Murphy Modesto USA is famous around the world as the Home of American Graffiti and the Home of George Lucas. We celebrate this history during Graffiti Summer and all year long. The Modesto Historic Cruise route is where it all happened. This is a 25 marker walking tour on […]

Community Radio is Almost Here

Community Radio is Almost Here

KCBP 95.5 FM Community Radio is almost here! By JAMES COSTELLO The good news: our nonprofit, community radio station should be on the air by the August 12 deadline. The bad news: we won’t be broadcasting at full-power. What gives? Our application for a use permit is currently in the Stanislaus County Planning Department for […]

FitView – Fitness Bursts

FitView – Fitness Bursts

By Efren Martinez Fitness Bursts The standard has been set up for years, long workouts are the most beneficial to your overall health and life span. Or are they? Just recently all this has changed. New studies out now are continually starting to show that fitness bursts are and can be just as effective as […]

AllAges Pages

AllAges Pages

AllAgesView By Leia Johnson Spring is a tough act to follow, God created June -Al Bernstein It’s Gemini season! This means June should be spent with your friends doing things that are energetic and intellectual! This is a month to be conscious of your environment, figuratively and literally. Be sure to surround yourself with positive […]

ChefView – Smoky’s is Better than Ever!

ChefView – Smoky’s is Better than Ever!

Chef View – Smoky’s is Back and Better than Ever By Chris Murphy It is always great to reunite with an old friend. In Modesto, there are some legendary traditions and some of our restaurants bring back great memories. One in particular is Smoky’s. Dean Brenner opened the original Smokey’s in the early 60’s located […]

BarView – The Summer South Side

BarView – The Summer South Side

BarView By Chris Murphy Graffiti Summer is here and the key word for our summer cocktails is refreshing. I always find gin refreshing and this DoGood Cocktail from Divine Swine is just the ticket. When the day gets warm, something that has a nice lime taste with just a touch of sweetness is in order. […]

RockabillyView – Blues fest June 23rd

RockabillyView – Blues fest June 23rd

RockabillyView By Jennifer Allsup Modesto Blues Festival makes another comeback! John Black and Peer Recovery presents Bill Clinton Chicken Whisky Band. With Mr. Clifton’s new project coming from Fresno California he is no stranger to playing music in the Modesto Area. Bill started many years ago as a guitar player for the MAMA Winning Mofo […]

Missing Penny White

Missing Penny White

Graffiti Summer is always synonymous with the Sensations. We miss Penny Gail White and their regular performances at the Cruise Parade. Debbie, Claudia and Shelly are stars and continue to be the voice of Graffiti Summer

XO Music Festival

XO Music Festival

  XO Music Festival in Northern California announces Superstar lineup for their premier music, art, food and fun festival. Ludacris, T.I., Fabolous, MAGIC!, Rev Run of RUN DMC and the Diplomats are among the artists set to perform at the inaugural XO Music Festival, which will take place July 13-15, 2018, at the Contra  Costa County Fairgrounds in Antioch, California. Hip-Hop is […]

By June 11, 2018 Read More →
MoBandView – Opening Night June 7

MoBandView – Opening Night June 7

MoBand Opening Night June 7th By Chris Murphy A big brass band, in a bandshell, in a park, with food, drink, wine, and fun sounds like the perfect evening. Add to this 3,000 of your best friends, blankets, and picnic baskets and you have a hall of fame slice of Americana, or Modestocana as we […]