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DIYIssue 36

By Anna Ennis Wedding planning can take a toll on your beauty and wellness regime. Check out these simple and effective D.I.Y. tips to create a soul-centered, gorgeous and more beautiful you. SOOTHING LAVENDER ALMOND MILK BATH Clear your mind after a long day with a pre-wedding bath soak. Feel

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By Crystal Nay As the heat of summer wanes and the autumn holidays make their appearance, we are quickly reminded of all the fun festivities headed our way. They usually kick off with the selection of a costume, and the celebrated Dia de Los Muertos is no exception. Now in its

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featured-pulseIssue 35

Since the weather is warm and school is out, we find ourselves spending a lot of time out of doors. Although this may not be the wisest tactic for someone in the Central Valley, we certainly approve of any and all efforts to get out there, stay healthy, and soak

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By Jordan Severns A city’s culture is nothing without its music scene, and a city’s music scene is only as good as its curators. Fortunately for Modesto and its music scene, it has Modesto Unplugged providing classy, intimate concerts and music festivals at which to enjoy music—both local and from afar—right

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BY NOEL DANIEL Get ready to munch, crunch, and brunch on everything from fresh made-to-order crêpes, shrimp cocktails, chicken fajitas and so much more at The Community Brunch this year. This year, on Sept. 23 in the Modesto Center Plaza from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., the brunch will deliciously

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BY JACQUI D. SINARLE An outstanding variety of musical acts are slated to perform at the 2018 Stanislaus County Fair on the Bud Light Variety Free Stage this year. Here’s the lineup:     Jul. 13 | JOHN MICHAEL MONTGOMERY Known for tunes like “I Swear,” “I Love the Way

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capturedIssue 35

This summer, make sure you set aside some time to explore the beauty of our countryside—like this sunset, beautifully captured in Knights Ferry. Photo by Captured by Hayden Lee

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food and wineIssue 34

Photos by Robert Merritt By Noel Daniel Spring is often a time of renewal—and this spring, DEWZ underwent a big change. After twenty years of operation under the Aspesi family, John Jacinto took up their mantle of excellence in food and service. Jacinto is also a local entrepreneur, having founded

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arts and culturefeatured-art-and-cultureIssue 34

Ghostly Sharon by Allen Passalaqua By Jordan Severns Art is such an important aspect in our everyday lives. Having uncensored expression is crucial for thriving and colorful art culture, something that is said to be stifled in Modesto. A passionate art community is nothing without spaces to present and share

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healthIssue 34

By Noel Daniel Summer’s on the wind. Dry air, baking sun, and dehydrating heat hit in full force. This is an especial problem in the Central Valley, where the natural climate is already dry. Don’t start packing your bags just yet, though—we’ve asked local skin specialists to crack the code

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