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By Jordan Severns The arts give life and energy to any community, and few art forms bring people together quite like a concert. That’s why on May 20, downtown Modesto is being transformed into a free music festival for the second annual Porchfest! Modesto Porchfest is a series of concerts

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By Jacqui Sinarle There are so many great reasons to attend this year’s Stanislaus County Fair, scheduled for Jul. 13, through Jul. 22. Not only does the Fair offer family fun with exhibits, livestock, rides, and food—but now, for the third year, the Fair will also feature the empowHER Lounge

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By Noel Daniel When you live in Stanislaus County, there’s almost no excuse not to pick up local goods. In Stanislaus County, you can find everything from soaps and oils to homemade bread, granola, and produce. Been planning a diet for months? Try cutting down to only local foods, even

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1. MAY THE FOURTH BE WITH YOU – STAR WARS DAY 2018 More fun than bulls eyeing womp rats in your T-16 Skyhopper, Star Wars Day 2018 is a celebration of the most influential sci-fantasy movies to ever grace the silver screen. Join fellow Star Wars fans for an evening

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By Noel Daniel Sometimes beauty products can be downright expensive. Some commercial beauty products can even damage your skin with harsh chemicals and perfumes. When in doubt about which products to rely on, we’d recommend whipping up some of your own. We’ve put together a whole beauty routine just for

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By Noel Daniel In what was deemed a runaway success, Turlock Restaurant Week had its inaugural run from Jan. 19 – 28. In it, 25 Turlock restaurants came together to offer a variety of delicious menu items at great prices. So, how did such a large-scale event make its way to

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By Noel Daniel Sometimes it takes a profound change in your life to start making a change in others. Co-Founder and President of the Women’s Education and Leadership League (WELL) Alana Scott knows this all too well. “My life changed when I decided to believe that we have the freedom

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Sometimes it can be hard to buy for a wedding. Whether you’re the one putting it on, or you’re coming with gifts, we think the best idea is to look local. We stopped by Our Little Shop on Needham in Modesto to pick some great ideas to jumpstart your list.

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By Jacqui D. Sinarle How’s your heart health? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. One in every three deaths is from heart disease and stroke— that’s 2,200 deaths per day! Heart disease is also the leading

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By Jacqui D. Sinarle No matter where you live in the Stanislaus region you can join Americans throughout the country in celebrating African American history. African American History Month, also known as Black History Month, was originally celebrated as Negro History Week in 1926 to encompass the birthdays of both Abraham

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