RIPON - The Ripon Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary is staging their 2nd annual Harvest Festival, dinner, dance, raffle and comedy fashion show on Saturday, Sept. 24, at the VFW Hall located at 12455 W. Ripon Road.
MODESTO - The American Institute of Architects, Sierra Valley Chapter and the Modesto Art Museum is staging the fourth annual Modesto International Architecture Festival through Sunday in downtown Modesto. The festival is a series of events and activities for people to learn about, discuss, and research architecture, landscape, and urban design and how they can contribute to a more livable city.
Highly decorated World War II pilot John Furrer of Manteca's Del Webb community is among 100 veterans departing Friday on a Northern California Honor Flight to Washington, D.C, to visit the memorials at the nation's capital.
LATHROP - A second bridge over the San Joaquin River to access River Islands at Lathrop could start construction in the next few years even though the current span being built may not carry traffic for at least five years.