The Modesto Symphony Orchestra opens its 86th Classics Season Oct. 14 and 15 at the Gallo Center for the Arts with a program focused on America and the virtue of youth.
With a $20,000 grant from the Bill and Elise Ahlem Cancer Endowment, Emanuel Cancer Center will provide free mammograms for uninsured and underinsured women.
Joe Kenneth King passed away on October 3, 2016 at the age of 92 in Modesto, CA.
As someone who has lived my whole life on Turlock's West Side it is clear to me that Gil Esquer is the person to vote for on Nov. 8.
I am writing this letter in support of re-electing Abe Rojas as Trustee for YCCD Area 3. Since the YCCD Board will be hiring a new Chancellor this year, stability and continuity on the board is crucially important. Abe has been an active, loyal member of the YCCD Board for over 20 years. He understands all the concerns and issues connected with the District. Abe always comments and asks competent questions when reports are given. He is committed and alert. Rojas has served as Board Chair numerous times during his tenure and has consistently done an outstanding job in this ...
The Carnegie Arts Center will present the first of the Fall 2016 Sunday Arts Lecture Series at 2 p.m. Oct. 9. In conjunction with the new exhibition in the Carnegie's main gallery, "Childhood Classics: 100 Years of Original Illustration from the Art Kandy Collection," lectures this fall will cover many areas associated with children's books and illustration art.
Seniors living at Covenant Village of Turlock continue to cycle and compete their way to better health. In the spirit of the U.S. Summer Olympic Games, 17 residents participated in the community's third, national competition using the CyberCycle, an interactive recumbent bike that uses virtual environments, video game features, group rides, and the spirit of healthy competition to motivate riders. The team competed against 144 other virtual CyberCycle riders at 18 retirement communities nationwide and earned medals for completing individual courses or stage race courses in the fastest times.
A collision early Saturday morning at the intersection of Geer Road and Regis Street looked much worse than it actually was according to the Turlock Police Department.
Gloria Green, 62, of Modesto, passed away on October 2nd at her home surrounded by family and close friends after a short battle with cancer. Gloria was born in Merced, CA to Felicitas Buelna and Manuel Munoz. She was married to Audie Green for 25 years in Modesto where they raised their family.
Mary was born to Raymond and Margaret Rodgers in Red Bluff California. At age six she moved with the family Washington State where they homesteaded a farm, before moving to Modesto. She graduated from Grace Davis High school, and then attended UC Berkeley and UC Davis where she graduated. After graduation she lived in San Francisco and worked in shipping for TriValley Growers, where she met her husband. Following his early death she decided to return to school for her teaching credential. She relocated to Hughson to be near her family and taught at Caswell Elementary School in Ceres where ...
Lucille Cederlind peacefully passed away on September 27, 2016. Lucille was born in Newman Grove, NE in 1918 to her parents George and Anna Texley. She graduated from Newman Grove High School and Wayne State University earning her teaching credential.
Betty Lee Varian passed away Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016 at her home surrounded by her family. Betty was born to Paul and Margaret Erickson Nov. 11, 1925 in Modesto, California. She graduated from Hughson High School and attended college. She worked as a bookkeeper, however her proudest accomplishment was her role as mother, grandmother and homemaker. Betty enjoyed family gatherings, cooking, baking and creating beautiful treasures with arts and crafts.
• Joan Khizan and Tamras Tamras of Riverbank are the parents of a 7-pound-5-ounce boy born Sept. 22 at Emanuel Medical Center.
This is not a holier than thou column. I'm not. Nor is this gloating. Healthcare needs in this country - defined by cost and results -is not something the government can resolve.
Over the last several decades, I have witnessed firsthand the power of philanthropy-using charitable dollars as venture capital to solve some of society's toughest challenges and create real, meaningful change in our communities. As the new President and CEO of the Legacy Health Foundation (LHE), my goal is to bring this power to Stanislaus and Merced counties.
• Luz Zamora of Livingston is the mother of a 6-pound-11-ounce boy born Oct. 13 at Emanuel Medical Center.
The City of Turlock's winter watering schedule will go into effect Nov. 1 and will continue until Feb. 28. The winter watering schedule limits ...
Paul Fernandes, 71, of Denair, passed away peacefully at home after an extended illness. Paul was born in Stockton California to Antone and Cecelia Fernandes ...
Harriet Alvernaz passed away peacefully on October 15, 2016 surrounded by her close family.
This November's election will be like no other. As people are focusing on the presidential, federal and state races, other offices are also having ...
As CEO of the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds for five and a half years, I had the pleasure and opportunity to work with, and get to ...
Players from four teams will square-off this weekend during the 2016 Warrior Tennis Invitational at the Stan State Tennis Courts on campus, starting at 9 ...
The Carnegie Arts Center is presenting the exhibition, "Childhood Classics: 100 Years of Original Illustration from the Art Kandy Collection" through Jan. 15, 2017, in ...
Doris was 95 when she quietly passed away.
Colin Kaepernick did not beat his significant other. Nor did he run dog fights and then execute the losing dogs.
Many people say Abe Rojas is a nice guy! Okay. But he's a terrible YCCD college trustee!
Philip Alan Sederquist was born in Modesto, CA to Frederick and Luella Sederquist and passed away at the age of 66 in Turlock, CA. He ...