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StarView: Perseid Meteor Shower

StarView: Perseid Meteor Shower

StarView: Perseid Meteor Shower The Perseid meteor shower always peaks each year around the 11-13th of August here in the Northern Hemisphere. On those days the Moon will be just past its last quarter, so moonlight will somewhat obscure this year’s astral show. Perseid tends to be quite bright so you still should see 40 […]

By July 29, 2020 Read More →
Go Modesto: Stanislaus County Library

Go Modesto: Stanislaus County Library

Stanislaus County Library continues to offer diverse online programming. Educational programs include STEM challenge each Saturday at 2 pm and Virtual Coding every Thursday at 10 am. There is Virtual Story Time on Mondays at 10:30 am, Story Break at 7:30 pm on Tuesdays and Virtual Bi-Lingual Story Time on Wednesdays at 9:30 am. Other activities are […]

By July 4, 2020 Read More →
GeekView: May the Force Be With You

GeekView: May the Force Be With You

GeekView: May the Force Be With YouBy Middagh Goodwin Modesto is known for many things but one thing that geeks around the world know it for is being the hometown of George Lucas the creator of Star Wars and American Graffiti. Modesto was the first city to make an official proclamation making May the 4th, […]

By April 29, 2020 Read More →
Keep Occupied Online

Keep Occupied Online

Keep Occupied Online By Middagh Goodwin While you are at home why not take the time to explore all the fun, fascinating and educational things to do on the internet? You can download audiobooks or read a magazine on the Stanislaus County Library website. How about taking a virtual tour of a museum or aquarium? There […]

By March 23, 2020 Read More →
GeekView: LatinX Comic Art  Festival

GeekView: LatinX Comic Art Festival

GeekView: LatinX Comic Art FestivalBy Dr. Theresa Rojas Just when you thought things couldn’t get better this March, Modesto Junior College is hosting the Latinx Comic Arts Festival (LCAF). Directed by Dr. Theresa Rojas, the Festival will have almost 60 tables of comic art creators as well as 10 panels and workshops over two days […]

By March 1, 2020 Read More →
RockinView – Thank You 2019

RockinView – Thank You 2019

RockinView By Chris Murphy Yay, Rockin’ Holiday 2019 was a big success! Thanks to all that made Rockin Holiday 2019 a Rockin’ success and make it better every year. We delivered a lot of magic to the Modesto holiday season and put a lot of smiles on kids’ faces with our Rockin’ North Pole, Rockin’ […]

By December 29, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
FridayNightView

FridayNightView

Friday Night Lights By Chris Murphy Are you ready for some football? We are. High school football is so fun, the games the stadium, the bands, the food and the fun. This season, we have teamed up with our friends at KAT Country 103, Modesto Toyota, SCOE to present our Friday Night Lights Showcase. Our […]

By September 6, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
GEEKView: August Full of Fun

GEEKView: August Full of Fun

GeekView: August full of FunBy Middagh Goodwin I can remember a time when you would have to look far and wide to find something fun if you were into nerdy stuff. Now just about every month there is a new blockbuster, there shows on just about every network and streaming service and local and regional […]

By July 29, 2019 Read More →
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 […]

GeekView: Graffiti-Con in Review

GeekView: Graffiti-Con in Review

Graffiti-Con in ReviewBy Middagh Goodwin Photos by Michael J Mangano Sunday, June 23rd hundreds of people dressed up in costume and descended on Downtown Modesto, they intermingled with classic cars and vintage toys and got autographs from celebrity guests for the Second Annual Graffiti-Con. The event is the intersection of where Pop Culture and Car […]

By July 1, 2019 Read More →
Porchfest 2019

Porchfest 2019

Sunday, May 19, Modesto Porchfest returns. Porchfest started in Modesto just two years ago in July 2017 with 30 locations and 45 acts if you do not count the gaggle of VMI bands playing the same day at the Gallo Center for the Arts. Now in its third year, it has grown to 45 porches […]

By May 16, 2019 Read More →
Graffiti Summer 2019 Preview

Graffiti Summer 2019 Preview

Graffiti Summer is Coming By Chris Murphy Just in case you didn’t know, Modesto USA is the Home of American Graffiti and the Home of George Lucas. Everyone who calls Modesto home should be proud of this. Even if you don’t want a ’57 Chevy or wish you had hair like Elvis, it is something […]

Star Wars Day May the Fourth

Star Wars Day May the Fourth

StarWarsView: May the 4th Be With You! By Middagh Goodwin All over the world, Star Wars will be on everyone’s mind on May 4th. This is a special day here in Modesto USA where we are the “#homeofstarwars Yes, friends, this is our day and we are going to celebrate and bring the action to […]

By April 4, 2019 Read More →
RodeoView

RodeoView

RodeoView By Chris Murphy This is one of the longest running and most popular rodeos on the west coast. The Oakdale Rodeo is so legit and famous, it was even visited by Farrah Fawcett duding the 80s! Live from the Cowboy Capitol of Oakdale, the festivities start early the week of April 9 and get […]

By April 3, 2019 Read More →
BaseballView – Opening Day is Coming

BaseballView – Opening Day is Coming

Baseball Nuts Opening Day Let’s root, root, root for the home team! Yes friends, it is time to go out to the ball game. There is nothing like local minor league baseball on a spring and summer. The Modesto Nuts open their season on April 11 with a home game opener against the Stockton Ports. […]

By April 3, 2019 Read More →