Posts In Category

pulse

Issue 30pulse

By Noel Daniel The JobRedi® Foundation hosted 100 grant recipients, their families, and distinguished guests at the 2017 JobRedi HOOPLA Celebration on Aug. 9, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Stockton Arena. JobRedi grants provide financial support to high school grads who face real adversity. These grantees are fulll-time students

Read More
Issue 30pulse

By Noel Daniel The First Friday Street Faire is an evening pop-up outdoor event that features our marvelous downtown restaurants and businesses who are ready to start your weekend right. There are finger-licking food options, local makers, and vendors who curate vintage apparel and smaller vintage household goods. “We want

Read More
Issue 30pulse

By Ashley Stinson For more than a thousand years, Japanese artisans have crafted pottery which takes its style from the natural world they saw around them. This fall and winter, the Nature, Tradition, Innovation exhibit will be showcasing modern examples of this ancient art form. Forty-three artists, including some from

Read More
Issue 30pulse

By Noel Daniel October is Breast Cancer Awareness month—and Making Strides of Modesto wants to be sure you’re not only aware, but that you have the support you need. Making Strides Against Breast Cancer is presented by Alfred Matthews Buick GMC Cadillac and takes place on Oct.15 at 7:30 a.m.

Read More
featured-pulseIssue 30pulse

By Noel Daniel “Come Grow with Us” as the Stanislaus State Agriculture Department and Friends of the Fair Foundation present the 15th Annual Tastes of the Valley Wine and Cheese event at the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds. The Tastes of the Valley event will be held on Oct. 5 from 6 to 9

Read More
DIYIssue 29pulse

By Ashley Stinson  I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream, and in July you can scream your very loudest while you celebrate national Ice Cream month. You could celebrate the month by buying a few tubs at the store, or you could do something really special and

Read More
Issue 29pulse

By Ashley Stinson In 1991, Prime Shine opened its very first location on McHenry Avenue in Modesto. Now, 26 years later, the company is opening the doors on its 18th location. Prime Shine is a small business success story, rising up to become California’s largest independently-owned, express-exterior car wash in

Read More
Issue 29pulse

  By Ashley Stinson California has been in the midst of a beer brewing Renaissance in recent years, with independent breweries operating all over the state to make unique craft beers in styles not often made by the giant breweries. The brand new Contentment Brewing Company carries that torch in

Read More
featured-pulseIssue 29pulse

By Noel Daniel When the Central Valley heats up, it doesn’t pull its punches. The temperature soars as high as summer kites, and when the going gets tough—the tough go swimming. Make sure to stay cool this summer. We might suggest sticking to the water!   SPLASH GROUNDS Both Modesto

Read More
Issue 28pulse

By Noel Daniel Last year saw some tumult in quiet Turlock surrounding the Cipponeris and the customary Saturday morning slot of the Turlock Certified Farmers Market on Main Street. It was a move that infuriated many Turlockers, who followed the TCFM to the fairgrounds—but this year brought good news. On

Read More