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cover-storyIssue 11

by Justin Souza Summer is a great time to be in Stanislaus County.   No matter who you are or what you’re into, there’s definitely something spectacular in store for you this July and August. So bust out your calendar, check out our list of 25 great summer activities and

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Issue 10
cover-storyIssue 10

Here in Stanislaus County, our agricultural roots run deep. But what does this agricultural connection mean when the food we buy in stores and are served at local restaurants is shipped in from other places in the world?    The rise of the global food trade over the last century

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cover-storyIssue 9

by Justin Souza Beyond the secure door at Therapeutic Pathways office on 14th Street in Modesto, a stack of brochures topped with tiny smiling faces radiate with possibility. The front of the brochures bear the words “Motivated by caring. Supported by science.” For the parents of children with autism, there

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cover-storyIssue 9

by Kimberly Horg Even as a young girl, Cathy Calvin found peace and happiness in the company of horses.  Her love for the animals started at the age of three, when she would sneak out of her house to visit a horse named Stormy that her landlords owned and kept

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working like a dog
cover-storyIssue 6

Here in Stanislaus County, it’s a dog’s world. At our local lakes, dogs help keep reservoirs free of invasive species; the Del Rio country club touts a dog that keeps the course geese free; the law enforcement departments have canine units doing everything from sniffing out drugs to helping locate

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cover-storyIssue 2

Chef John Surla dishes on fresh, locally-sourced cooking and his journey to a healthier future.

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cover-storyIssue 1

There may be no place like home for the holidays, but for some charity-minded people in Stanislaus County, there is no more perfect holiday activity than opening home sweet home to the community.

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