View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - LIVING IN 209


Growing up where everyone knew everybody

LATHROP – Imagine this. It's summertime in the valley. The days are oppressively hot. But the nights are cool with a hint of Delta breezes, and the soft Bermuda grass carpeting the spacious back yard conveniently conspire to create an attractive cocoon for a rendezvous with Morpheus right there under the stars.

January 07, 2012 | | LIVING IN 209


Del Webb’s connection to Yankees, Milo Candini

It isn't by chance that a baseball field is a common element of Del Webb communities such as Manteca's Del Webb at Woodbridge.

January 07, 2012 | | LIVING IN 209


Jackrabbit drives give way to housing developments

Victor Gully grew up in a much different Manteca.

January 07, 2012 | | LIVING IN 209


Manteca in the 1961: 7,000 people, no Bay Area commuters in town

Sharon and Dino Cunial bought their first home in 1964 on the northern edge of Manteca.

January 07, 2012 | | LIVING IN 209


AT YOUR SERVICE

Nicole Vega remembers the day that her job as a server changed forever.

January 07, 2012 | | LIVING IN 209


JEFF LUND

Name: Jeff Lund

January 07, 2012 | | LIVING IN 209


ATOP MT. DIABLO

MT. DIABLO - The best place to take in all of the 209 is without a doubt high atop Mt. Diablo.

January 07, 2012 | | LIVING IN 209


Calaveras Presidents’ Wine Weekend

CALAVERAS COUNTY – The Calaveras Winegrape Alliance presents the 16th annual Presidents' Wine Weekend Feb. 18 and 19 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at all member wineries. Weekend festivities include new release and barrel tastings, food and wine pairings and live music, as well as a number of special discounts on wines and gifts. Two full days of special offerings can be purchased for $10 per person which includes a commemorative wine glass.

January 07, 2012 | | LIVING IN 209


Railtown 1897 offers three shop tours

JAMESTOWN - Railtown 1897 State Historic Park will offer special, behind-the-scenes Shop Tours of the historic site on three upcoming Fridays in 2012: Jan. 13, Feb. 10 and March 9 from 10 a.m. to noon each day.

January 07, 2012 | | LIVING IN 209


Copperopolis Town Square hosts ‘Copper Chili Cookoff’

COPPEROPOLIS – Copperopolis Town Square – the events, shopping and entertainment gathering place in Calaveras County – will host the "4th Annual Copper Chili Cookoff" Saturday, Jan. 21, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., bringing together cooks of all styles.

January 07, 2012 | | LIVING IN 209


Broadway musical ‘My Fair Lady’; at Gallo Center

MODESTO - (Big League Productions Inc. presents a sparkling new production of the musical by which all others are measured, "My Fair Lady", at the Gallo Center for the Arts in Modesto for four performances on Friday, Feb. 3, at 8 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 4 at 2 and 8 p.m., and Sunday, Feb. 5 at 2 p.m..

January 07, 2012 | | LIVING IN 209


Folk legend Judy Collins at Gallo Feb. 1

MODESTO – Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Judy Collins will appear at the Gallo Center for the Arts on Wednesday, Feb.1, at 7 p.m.

January 07, 2012 | | LIVING IN 209


Lily Tomlin at Gallo Jan. 14

MODESTO – Lily Tomlin, one of America's foremost comediennes, will appear at the Gallo Center for the Arts for a night of comedy on Saturday, Jan.14, at 8 p.m.

January 07, 2012 | | LIVING IN 209


You only get one body

Joan Tilton takes her own advice to heart.

December 31, 2011 | | LIVING IN 209


Yes, Virginia, there was a real Jack Tone

Jack Tone Road at roughly 40 miles is the longest north-south road in San Joaquin County.

December 31, 2011 | | LIVING IN 209


« First  « Prev  62 63 64 65 66  Next »  Last »

Page 64 of 66

Articles by Section - LIVING IN 209


Jackson: A city of historical wealth in the heart of the Mother Lode

It's a city with a small-town charm. And that's just scratching the surface when it comes to the mining of all the visual and historical – among many other things – attractions that draw visitors in droves to the city of Jackson nestled in the heart of the Mother Lode. The proof is in the numbers. While this quaint and quiet city in Amador County is home to just 4,300 residents, the number swells up to more than 15,000 on the weekends when the tourist traffic is at its busiest.

June 06, 2014 | By ROSE ALBANO RISSO 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


‘Gem of the Southern Mines’

Columbia State Park just outside of Sonora is a gem of a tourist attraction with its stage plays in the Fallon House Theatre in addition to its Main Street "City Hotel" and restaurant, gold panning and an occasional stage coach ride.

June 06, 2014 | By GLENN KAHL 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


CRUISING DOWN MEMORY LANE

The cruising excitement of past years continues to be an integral part of Manteca's history as three longtime members of the community recalled where they were in the 1940s to the 1960s and what they were doing.

May 30, 2014 | By GLENN KAHL 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


American Graffiti Festival brings past to life

MODESTO - The spirit of vintage cars and cruising is eternally captured in Modesto: the hometown of George Lucas and location where famous film American Graffitti was shot just over 40 years ago. While Lucas' famed film may not be in theaters anymore, locals keep the spirit of American Graffiti alive through the annual summertime American Graffiti Festival presented by the North Modesto Kiwanis Club.

May 30, 2014 | By ELIZABETH ARAKELIAN 209 Staff Reporter | LIVING IN 209


MAIN ST. WITH MAIN SQUEEZE

If you squint your eyes you can see a little bit of Al Nunes in Paul Le Mat's character from American Graffiti.

May 30, 2014 | By JASON CAMPBELL 209 staff reporter | LIVING IN 209


1 2 3

Page 3 of 3


Please wait ...