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Greetings from ModestoView | 06-10-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 06-10-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 06-10-2020   It’s Graffiti Summer Friends.  In Modesto USA, it is Graffiti Summer all year long.   Even though many of our events are virtual, the chrome is polished, the cars our out, the rubber is burning and the sound of a big bad V8 is as good as ever.  This […]

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Greetings from ModestoView | 05-20-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 05-20-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 05-20-2020   Greetings Friends! I hope you are all well and safe.  Our area is really doing great and people are playing by the rules.   It is going to be an interesting week.  Our community has been sheltering and bit by bit, we are beginning to open up. We are […]

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Greetings from ModestoView | 05-07-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 05-07-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 05-07-2020   Greetings Friends! Do you hear that sound?  It is the sound of slowly and safely opening up.  We are all digging our new skills, live casts and new home improvements, but we need to make sure that as we start to go outdoors, we do it safe.  Distancing and […]

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Greetings from ModestoView | 05-02-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 05-02-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 05-02-2020   Greetings Friends! Greetings Friends!   We are in the most unusual May ever in Modesto where we are still sheltering at home and bit by bit will start to go outside.  We have been together apart, but one thing for sure is we are better when we “think together” […]

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Greetings from ModestoView | 04-21-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 04-21-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 04-21-2020   Greetings Friends! This is the big week friends.  In the COVID world, we are at peak. This doesn’t mean it’s the 4th quarter, or we won or anything; it means that we have been doing it right. We have been keeping our distances, washing our hands and not going […]

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Greetings from ModestoView | 04-14-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 04-14-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 04-14-2020   Greetings Friends! Here we are, a couple of weeks into shelter at home.   As the sun starts to shine, and the itch gets strong to get back to “normal”, we must stay Modesto strong and keep it locked down for the next 14 days.  Now is when it […]

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Greetings from ModestoView | 04-06-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 04-06-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 04-06-2020   Greetings Friends! I know our local people are doing the best possible during these times.   So far, our county is doing well and let’s keep that going.   As this COVID situation rolls on, we need to remember that these basics are still the best you can do […]

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Greetings from ModestoView | 03-17-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 03-17-2020

Greetings Friends! Happy St. Patrick’s Day.   I wish you a special Irish greeting from our Murphy family.      It is a very different week and there are many things changing that may be permanent, but hopefully most are temporary as we work through the COVID-19 situation.  First of all, we want all of […]

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Greetings from ModestoView | 03-10-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 03-10-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 03-10-2020   Greetings Friends! It is exciting times here on the set of “The Sands of Modesto”.   Wow, what a fun surprise to see good ole Modesto USA featured on Saturday Night Live, and have our city mentioned by James Bond- Daniel Craig, Kate McKinnon, Cecily Strong, Chloe Fineman and […]

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Greetings from ModestoView | 03-03-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 03-03-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 03-03-2020   Greetings Friends! It is March already. Even that extra day in February didn’t slow this year down. Most exciting though is the news that the March ModestoView is already out, on the newsstands and in the mailboxes this last weekend, right on time as always!  We love bringing you the […]

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Greetings from ModestoView | 02-18-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 02-18-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 02-18-2020   Greetings Friends! We hope you all had a great Valentine’s and Presidents Day weekend!  Looking up in the sky though, we need some Feb showers but these days are beautiful.  I was in downtown Modesto Sunday evening and people were sitting on the patios, enjoying a beautiful night. So […]

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Greetings from ModestoView | 02-12-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 02-12-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 02-12-2020   Happy Almost  Valentines Day Friends You know the ModestoView Crew loves Modesto and this is the week of love, it’s the month of Love and heck, as we celebrate Modesto150, the year of Modesto love.  I hope you have been able to check out our Feb issue and read […]

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Greetings from ModestoView | 02-04-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 02-04-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 02-04-2020   Greetings Friends  Happy February.   It is the month of love and we love so much about what is happening here in our community.  The new ModestoView is out on the stands and in the mailboxes. It is loaded with LOVE! Puppy Love, Love for our community, Love for […]

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Greetings from ModestoView | 01-30-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 01-30-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 01-30-2020   Greetings Friends  Here we are, knock knock knockin’ on February’s door.  As we all collectively gather to cheer on the 49ers this weekend, it is a reality check weekend for Cleveland fans like myself.  Oh well, there is always next year.  This is going to be an action packed […]

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Greetings from ModestoView | 01-22-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 01-22-2020

Greetings from ModestoView | 01-22-2020   Greetings Friends  We hope that you made it past Quitting Day!  Jan 20 was the date that people normally blow off their New Year’s resolutions, so I am confident that our ModestoView readers made much smarter resolutions or are sticking to them.   You all are the best.   […]

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