Author Archive: Chris Murphy

Chris Murphy is the President and CEO of Sierra Pacific Warehouse Group and Publisher and Founder of ModestoView Inc. Chris worked globally in the cycling industry returning to Modesto in 1996. He is also the founder of the Modesto Historic Graffiti Cruise Route, Legends of the Cruise Walk of Fame, Modesto Rockin’ Holiday, the Modesto Music History Organization and co-founder of the Modesto Area Music Association. Chris is married to his artist wife Rebecca since 1985 and has two daughters Madison and Abigail, both graduating from Modesto High and UC Berkeley. He is lead singer and guitarist for his band, Third Party that donates their performances to non-profits.

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PrideView – Celebrate on Sept 22

PrideView – Celebrate on Sept 22

PrideView By Jo Sisemore Are you ready to celebrate equality and have a lot of fun doing it? MoPRIDE’s Pride in the Park celebration is just around the corner. The family friendly community event celebrating the LGBTQ+ community will be happening Saturday, September 22, 2018 at John Thurman Field in Modesto 1 pm to 8 […]

By September 21, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
ArtWalk – Art After Labor Day

ArtWalk – Art After Labor Day

Art View By Jim Christiansen Summer about over, most students back in school. Time to look at what’s fashionable and going on in art after Labor Day. Last month I spent a four-day working vacation showing and selling art at the Old-Fashioned Bluegrass Festival in San Benito County Historical Park near Hollister. Met quite a […]

By September 14, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Meeting on MJC Pharmacy Technician program – Oct 2

Meeting on MJC Pharmacy Technician program – Oct 2

Meeting offers information on Pharmacy Technician program Modesto Junior College Workforce Development has scheduled a “Get Started on a New Career” informationmeeting for the Pharmacy Technician program on Tuesday, October 2 at 6 p.m. in John Muir Hall, room 260, on West Campus, 2201 Blue Gum Avenue, Modesto. The meeting is free and open to […]

By September 12, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
HeartView – Help Me Walk for Heart

HeartView – Help Me Walk for Heart

HeartView By Chris Murphy I am so very excited for the American Heart Association Heart Walk on September 15. We have put together a full team at Sierra Pacific Warehouse Group and with the ModestoView Crew. We are giving “Heart Health A Lift” and we hope you can help us meet our goal. I fell […]

By September 9, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
PerformingView – Autumn Theatre Season

PerformingView – Autumn Theatre Season

PerformingView By Kaye Osborn and Chris Murphy Autumn is approaching and so are new theatrical seasons! It is my hope that you attended a live performance during the summer: a concert, a play, a dance, a poetry slam or a talent show. Keep attending productions and spread the word through social media about the show. […]

By September 7, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Interview – William Wong

Interview – William Wong

InterView By Chris Murphy One of the best things about Modesto is that we do business with our friends and many of the people we know and enjoy, run our local businesses and manage some of our most vital resources. Will is a great friend to all that he knows and loves Modesto and his […]

By September 7, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
9-11 Love and Remembrance

9-11 Love and Remembrance

911-Vets-1-4-page-Flyer.pdf 9-11 Love & Remembrance September 11 is a date that everyone remembers. Today, we remember and think about what our community needs. We support and remember those that lost their lives and loved ones, and the first responders that gave their lives to save people. We also remember that we have to remove the […]

By September 7, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Go Modesto – Picnic at the Pops – Sept 8

Go Modesto – Picnic at the Pops – Sept 8

Go Modesto Picnic at the Pops For those of you that love MoBand, this is even bigger! The Modesto Symphony teams up with some of the most popular performers to create a wonderful evening under the stars featuring the music of Queen. Queen music is already big, bold and operatic so it is a natural […]

By September 7, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Greetings View – Brightest and Best

Greetings View – Brightest and Best

Greetings friends, Brightest and best; doesn’t it just sound amazing? It does because it describes the people that are making great changes, building new ideas, creating new spaces, and planning better things for our community and our future. We want our brightest and best back here in Modesto so that we continue our path of […]

By September 2, 2018 Read More →
BigView –  Fall Season Preview

BigView – Fall Season Preview

HS-Football-Cheat-Sheet.pdf The BigView By Chris Murphy It is football season! About time huh? The ViewCrew loves this time of year and we especially love the fun and the spirit of high school football games. But, where and when are they? The ViewCrew is here to help and have compiled a handy-dandy cheat sheet so there […]

By September 2, 2018 Read More →
BrunchView – Who Loves Brunch?

BrunchView – Who Loves Brunch?

Community Brunch Who loves Brunch? Everybody! You can have one of the most amazing brunches, loaded with crepes, custom omelets, shrimp cocktail, fruits, pastries and so much more. The Community Brunch pulls together our whole community and 5 very important non-profits to help raise money and awareness for these organizations. Your tickets support the Salvation […]

Junior Giants Volunteers Needed

Junior Giants Volunteers Needed

The Junior Giants Festival The San Francisco Giants will be hosting the Junior Giants Festival Monday, September 3rd at AT&T Park and need as many volunteers as possible. The shifts are from 7:30 AM – Noon, 11:30 AM – 4, 3:30 – 7:30 or All Day (7:30 AM – 7:30 PM). If you are available, […]

TODAY! Water Safety Event & Lifejacket Giveaway

TODAY! Water Safety Event & Lifejacket Giveaway

Safe Kids Stanislaus, Led by Doctors Medical Center, Hosting Water Safety Event What: Water Safety Education & Lifejacket Giveaway When: Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018 1-4 p.m. Where: Woodward Reservoir 14528 26 Mile Road in Oakdale (main boat ramp parking lot) Description: Safe Kids Stanislaus, led by Doctors Medical Center, is hosting a water safety event […]

Beat the Heat

Beat the Heat

Top 5 Summer Energy Saving Tips Did you know that air conditioning can account for as much as half of your electric bill? Our friends at Modesto Irrigation District are looking out for you! Water is precious and we all need to save electricity and live sustainably and try to save some money too. Here […]

Beat the Heat

Beat the Heat

Top 5 Summer Energy Saving Tips Did you know that air conditioning can account for as much as half of your electric bill? Our friends at Modesto Irrigation District are looking out for you! Water is precious and we all need to save electricity and live sustainably and try to save some money too. Here […]