School bus drivers from Manteca Unified School District boarded the Union Pacific Safety Train Wednesday morning to get a better idea of the dangers they face at rail crossings driving school children on the roadways.
LIVERMORE – The Valley Concert Chorale, the Tri-Valley's premier chorus, is pleased to announce its 48th concert season featuring four performances, two of which include collaborations with the Tri-Valley's own Las Positas College Chamber Choir and Cantabella Children's Chorus, as well as the San Francisco Concert Chorale.
The Stockton Chorale will sing one of the best known chorale works, Faure's Requiem on October 29 and 30. First sung in the United States in 1931, the work was actually composed between 1887 and 1890 and performed at Gabriel Faure's funeral in 1924.
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.