View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - LIVING IN 209


Donnelly Park is for the birds – and people too

In a small community like Turlock, parks play a large role and provide an outdoor meeting ground for families, friends and even work gatherings.

January 24, 2014 | By ELIZABETH ARAKELIAN 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Modesto parks offer plenty of family fun

Getting the family together outdoors is a great way to get healthy, especially while healthy New Year's resolutions are fresh, and Modesto offers a multitude of parks for a family outing.

January 24, 2014 | By ELIZABETH ARAKELIAN 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Oak Park playground is an oldie but goodie

For those who grew up in Stockton, Victory Park had arguably one of the best playgrounds.

January 24, 2014 | By VINCE REMBULAT 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Mistlin Park: Ripon’s playground Mecca

The 100-acre Mistlin Sports Park probably offers the most to more people than the 19 other play areas in the Ripon community that range in size from a quarter of an acre to the near 28-acre Mavis Stouffer Park along the Stanislaus River.

January 24, 2014 | By GLENN KAHL 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Welcome to Kaep-town

Since taking over as quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers Colin Kaepernick has come to be an icon in his hometown of Turlock. More than an inspirational sports figure, he has also been a boost to the local economy. From signature dishes, Kaep-inspired treats and even clothing, Turlock has become the epicenter of Kaepernick mania.

January 18, 2014 | By ELIZABETH ARAKELIAN 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


NINER MAN CAVE

There are red flags everywhere you look around the O'Neill household. But just in case you weren't sure how deep their love for the San Francisco 49ers runs, Kevin O'Neill raised another.

January 18, 2014 | By JAMES BURNS 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Anthony Martins bleeds Red & Gold

Anthony Martins' blood is red, but if you look closely you will probably find some gold too. Having attended more than 40 games, Anthony's diehard passion for the San Francisco 49ers long precedes the team's national attention for success in recent years.

January 18, 2014 | By ELIZABETH ARAKELIAN 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


The 49er Faithful goes on the road

Think of Lloyd Gleaves as the 49ers' good luck charm.

January 18, 2014 | By JASON CAMPBELL 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Rookies guests pros at backing 49ers

Sunday's National Football League conference championships boil down to a pair of heated rivalries.

January 18, 2014 | Vince Rembulat | LIVING IN 209


NINER MAN CAVE

There are red flags everywhere you look around the O'Neill household. But just in case you weren't sure how deep their love for the San Francisco 49ers runs, Kevin O'Neill raised another.

January 17, 2014 | James Burns | LIVING IN 209


Welcome to Kaep-town

Since taking over as quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers Colin Kaepernick has come to be an icon in his hometown of Turlock. More than an inspirational sports figure, he has also been a boost to the local economy. From signature dishes, Kaep-inspired treats and even clothing, Turlock has become the epicenter of Kaepernick mania.

January 17, 2014 | By ELIZABETH ARAKELIAN 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Anthony Martins bleeds Red & Gold

Anthony Martins' blood is red, but if you look closely you will probably find some gold too. Having attended more than 40 games, Anthony's diehard passion for the San Francisco 49ers long precedes the team's national attention for success in recent years.

January 17, 2014 | By ELIZABETH ARAKELIAN 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


The 49er Faithful goes on the road

Think of Lloyd Gleaves as the 49ers' good luck charm.

January 17, 2014 | Jason Campbell | LIVING IN 209


Rookies guests pros at backing 49ers

Sunday's National Football League conference championships boil down to a pair of heated rivalries.

January 17, 2014 | Vince Rembulat | LIVING IN 209


MASON JAR MILKSHAKE

Milkshakes by Carley and Mike Arends at their Corner Shop Eatery in downtown Ripon are not just taste-tempting, they are a work of art with the use of syrup.

January 10, 2014 | By GLENN KAHL The Bulletin | LIVING IN 209


« First  « Prev  1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 2 of 61

Articles by Section - LIVING IN 209


Dawson hopes there will be biopic about Dolores Huerta

NEW YORK (AP) - Playing renowned civil rights activist Dolores Huerta in the new biopic "Cesar Chavez" doesn't seem to be enough for Rosario Dawson. The actress, who knows and has worked with Huerta, would now like to bring her friend's life to the screen.

March 28, 2014 | | LIVING IN 209


Birthplace of A&W root beer

An Arizona man once set out to visit all of what's left of the A&W restaurants with carhops.

March 26, 2014 | Vince Rembulat | LIVING IN 209


Elvis, vintage cars turn Modesto A&W into local hotspot

Where in the Central Valley can you find five Elvis impersonators, vintage cars, and a root beer float made from root beer brewed daily? The A&W Drive in in Modesto.

March 26, 2014 | ELIZABETH ARAKELIAN / The 209 | LIVING IN 209


BURGERS & SHAKES

Burgers, fries and shakes – can you get more American than that? Not at the Sno-White Drive-In in Modesto.

March 26, 2014 | By ELIZABETH ARAKELIAN 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Manteca moments frozen in time

Foster's Freeze in Manteca has a 54-year history, but the presence of a drive-through restaurant at the corner of Yosemite and Walnut avenues dates back to the 1930s.

March 26, 2014 | Glenn Kahl | LIVING IN 209


Daffodil Hill: A golden opportunity to see Mother Nature at her best

In a remote place called Volcano in the Sierra foothills, Mother Nature every year magically lays out a thick carpet of golden yellow made even more vivid by spring's solid sunshine.

March 14, 2014 | By ROSE ALBANO RISSO 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Turlock parks: Spring necessity

Spring has sprung – well, not exactly but it sure feels like it. As locals head outside to enjoy the pleasant weather and put their concerns about the ongoing drought in California to the back of their minds, the outdoor parks are an excellent place to ring in the new season.

March 14, 2014 | By ELIZABETH ARAKELIAN 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


This time of the year, Yosemite a crapshoot

It's a hit-or-miss proposition.

March 14, 2014 | By JASON CAMPBELL 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


500 acres of fun

While many children enjoy playing in the backyard as the weather warms up, the City of Modesto offers locals a slightly more unique outdoor experience: 500 acres along the Tuolumne River.

March 14, 2014 | By ELIZABETH ARAKELIAN 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Higher Learning

RIPON – Ripon Christian Schools has consistently sent 98 percent of its graduates on to college – a record that has continued into the 21st century.

March 07, 2014 | By GLENN KAHL 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Turlock Christian has been Bennett’s home for 14 years

TURLOCK - Not everyone who goes to a Christian school is Christian.

March 07, 2014 | By ELIZABETH ARAKELIAN 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Waterford found hoops & theology in Modesto

MODESTO – There it was right there practically in his backyard.

March 07, 2014 | By JASON CAMPBELL 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Central Catholic principal aims for student success

MODESTO - When Melissa Besseling came to Central Catholic High School in 1996 as a mid-year replacement math teacher, she did not anticipate that she would become principal.

March 07, 2014 | By ELIZABETH ARAKELIAN 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


Healing Hands

For as long as she can remember, Kathy Rich has been good with her hands.

February 28, 2014 | James Burns | LIVING IN 209


Prepare to be pampered at Natural Path Wellness Center

RIPON – Ripon veterinarian Ann Scearce stops by once every four weeks for facials with aesthetician Edy Fowler.

February 28, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | LIVING IN 209


1 2 3 4  Next »  Last »

Page 2 of 4


Please wait ...