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  • Authorities Identify Man Who Died Following Disturbance
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    MODESTO - Authorities have identified a man who died after being detained with the use of a taser and sheriff K-9. Rudy Santillan, aged 36 of Modesto, died Wednesday morning in a hospital. Authorities say Tuesday evening at about 6:44pm, deputies were called to the 1000 block of Imperial Avenue… Read more »
  • Kidnapping Suspect Shot, Killed After Taking Hostage at Gunpoint
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    MODESTO - Authorities are investigating a fatal deputy involved shooting that took place late Wednesday night. Deputies with the Stanislaus County Sheriffs Office were investigating a kidnapping/false imprisonment case when they located their suspect near the intersection of Vine and Madison Streets. {loadposition banban} (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); (adsbygoogle… Read more »
  • Man in “Altered State” Dies After Apprehension by Authorities
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    MODESTO - Authorities investigated the death of a man after he was taken into custody by deputies Tuesday afternoon. Officials say deputies with the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Office responded to a home on the 1000 block of Imperial Avenue for a report of a disturbance between a father and an… Read more »
  • Police Investigate Crime Scene
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    MODESTO - Police closed off a business during a crime scene investigation Tuesday afternoon. {loadposition banban} (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});   Shortly after 2:00pm, officers with the Modesto Police Department responded to a business on the 1000 block of Kansas Avenue. Authorities taped off… Read more »
  • Multiple Alarm Fire in Modesto
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    MODESTO - A multi-alarm structure fire caused massive damages to a warehouse property Sunday evening. The fire was reported shortly before 9:00pm near the intersection of 9th Street and Tully Road. Arriving fire crews reported visible smoke from the roof area. {loadposition banban} (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); (adsbygoogle =… Read more »
  • Deputies Search for Homicide Suspect
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    STANISLAUS COUNTY - Authorities set up a perimeter between Keyes and Turlock Thursday morning to search for a homicide suspect on the run. {loadposition banban} (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});   Early reports indicate a vehicle crashed into a utility pole near Keyes and Geer… Read more »
  • Ceres Stand-off Ends Peacefully
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    CERES - Authorities took a suspect into custody after a standoff at a mobile home park that lasted several hours. Authorities responded to the mobile home park near Central Avenue and Service Road at about 10:30am for a disturbance at one of the units. Early reports indicate a relative of… Read more »
  • Multi Alarm Fire Damages Modesto Home
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    MODESTO - Firefighters responded to a multi alarm fire at a home on Scenic Drive Monday evening. The fire was dispatched at about 7:18pm at a home on the 3000 block of Scenic Drive. Arriving crews found a home with significant fire activity. The fire was upgraded several alarms, bringing… Read more »
  • Shooting at Vigil Injures Five
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    STOCKTON - Police responded to a shooting that sent five people to the hospital Saturday night. The shooting happened in a strip mall near March Lane and Holiday Drive at about 7:45pm. Police arrived to find a large crowd gathered for a vigil. Authorities described the scene as chaotic initially,… Read more »
  • Three Shot, One Fatally in South Modesto
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    MODESTO - Police investigated a shooting that wounded three people, one of them fatally Sunday afternoon. The incident happened near Lita Court and Pecos Avenue at about 2:30pm. Authorities responded to a report of several people shot and found three victims suffering from gunshot wounds. {loadposition banban} (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle… Read more »

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InterView – 2007 John Griswold

InterView – 2007 John Griswold

Meet and Greet By Chris Murphy John Griswold In 1993 Downtown Modesto was a wasteland. Abandoned by the major chain department stores for Vintage Faire, there were many abandoned hotels and buildings. There was very little nightlife, movies were sketchy and many wondered what would become of our downtown core. Fortunately, there were others that […]

National Night Out Aug 6

National Night Out Aug 6

nnoactivities-PDF.pdf National Night Out – August 6 6-9 pm Join your neighbors and “give crime and drugs a going away party!” Want a great reason to get out there and meet your neighbors? National Night Out is designed to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness and to provide an opportunity to promote and celebrate police-community […]

Saturday at the Fair, July 20th

Saturday at the Fair, July 20th

SATURDAY AT THE FAIR, JULY 20th! Valley First Credit Union Day at the Fair! First 1,000 guests receive a free gift from Valley First Credit Union. Senior Day! Seniors 65+ admitted FREE! FOODMAXX ARENA: Tractor Pull Modified at 6:30 PM COORS LIGHT VARIETY FREE STAGE: 98 Degrees at 8:30 PM MICHELOB ULTRA CENTER STAGE: GKMusic […]

GalloView – YES Singin in the Rain and More

GalloView – YES Singin in the Rain and More

Gallo Summer The Gallo Center takes a summer breather while YES Company takes over the big stage for the amazing performance of Singin’ In the Rain. This is a Broadway quality performance of the stage musical, complete with real rain! The new 2019/2020 season tickets are all on sale now. Some of the highlights this […]

“A Walk In the Woods” Opens TONIGHT at PTP!

“A Walk In the Woods” Opens TONIGHT at PTP!

A WALK IN THE WOODS opens TONIGHT! ……………………………… Joel Eddington-Morrison returns to the Prospect stage, on summer break from his studies at Cal State LA, to play John Honeyman, the American idealist who has recently taken over an arms negotiation assignment. His counterpart, Soviet realist Irina Botvinnik, is played by the delightful Jill Taylor, most […]

ChillView

ChillView

ChillView When it’s hot outside, you need to Chill indoors with some hot team poetry slamming. 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 out amazing sponsor commercial. This year, the Chill List […]

En Vogue to Replace TLC- Cancels due to illness

En Vogue to Replace TLC- Cancels due to illness

EN VOGUE TO REPLACE TLC AFTER THEY CANCEL PERFORMANCE DUE TO ILLNESS! Turlock, CA (July 14, 2019) – Fair officials have been notified that TLC has cancelled their show at the Stanislaus County Fair which was set for Tuesday, July 16, 2019. It was announced on February 7th that the girl group was to perform. […]

BargainView -Jump Into July

BargainView -Jump Into July

Bargain View By Monica Barber Jump into July! It’s time to jump into Summertime Modesto! Which means lots of fun in the sun and the best part, getting more down time. Whether it’s staycationing in town, visiting friends, or sitting by the pool. If you’re worried about finding things to do there are a lot […]

FairView – It’s Fun Time

FairView – It’s Fun Time

Fair Fun By Chris Murphy The fun starts on July 12 for 10 action-packed days. The 108 year old award-winning Stanislaus County Fair is right in the middle of our year and during July, is the biggest thing going on. From the fun rides on the midway, to the deep fried foods to the farm […]

BigView – The Great Outdoors

BigView – The Great Outdoors

The BigView By Chris Murphy This is a big world and Modesto USA is a Classic American City. Yep that’s what we are, we have the best of both worlds, our small town community feel and the amenities of a big city and as a bonus, we are close to two of the most beautiful […]

PoetryView – Fireworks

PoetryView – Fireworks

PoetryView by Sam Pierstorff FIREWORKS We stuffed them in mailboxes, lit the fuses and ran like hell as white-haired men— always in slippers and robes— came running out of their homes with broomsticks (or were they rifles?) to swat the flames that crackled inside, burning up all the bills. They should thank us, we joked. […]

InterView – Jeremiah Williams

InterView – Jeremiah Williams

InterView By Chris Murphy Jeremiah Williams – Modesto’s 2019 ModestoView All American There are people that give back to our community, and there are people that GIVE back to our community. I have had the honor so serve on many committees and hosted events with Jeremiah Williams. There is one thing you can say for […]

MoBand 100th Season Finale

MoBand 100th Season Finale

MoBand Season Finale Have you been to MoBand Concert in the Park this year during the 100th Anniversary season? I sure hope so. This is one of Modesto’s best treasures that you can share with thousands of your best friends. Grab your picnic basket, some wine, and a great smile and head to Graceada Park […]

SongwriterView – Mine Ears Hath Heard the Glory

SongwriterView – Mine Ears Hath Heard the Glory

By Patty Castillo Davis When Independence Day is upon us, I cannot help but think about the origins of our patriotic music. It’s a bit supernatural how Roots music is all linked together by a thread of beautiful, diverse, cultural melodies from immigrant contributions. Sacred spiritual melodies have lent some of the richest ingredients to […]

4thofJulyView

4thofJulyView

Fourth of July View By Chris Murphy Modesto has a special place in all things 4th of July since 1874. For 145 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 […]