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Modesto, California is located in Stanislaus County. Zip codes in Modesto, CA include 95356, 95353, and 95397. The median home price in Modesto is $229,900 which is roughly $135/per square foot. More Modesto information.

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5 hrs ago | RecordNET

911 briefs -- Published Sept. 16, 2014

As traffic slowed around 3:12 p.m., Joffrey Scaerou, 26, of France, driving a 2014 Dodge Caravan at an excessive speed for conditions, hit the rear end of a 1998 Mercury Grand Marquis, pushing it into the rear of a 1999 Lexus SUV driven by Maricela De Cabral, 29, of Stockton, the CHP reported. The force of the collision caused the Mercury to catch fire.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Editorial: Help the disabled by fixing ADA scams

Ken Hildebrand and Don Lee, the owners of Barnwood Restaurant in Ripon, had to close their business because they couldn't afford to fight a lawsuit brought by a serial filer of disabled-access complaints. Stories of bottom-feeding attorneys and their professional victims running a legal extortion scam are not new.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

RecordNET

California Foster Families linking parents, kids in need of a home

And in the world of foster care, the ability to sustain connections is vital. Are the foster parents doing all they're supposed to do? Are the placement children behaving? How are strangers getting along? Is the connection inside the home a healthy one? Foster-care placement is one of the most critical decisions made in the life of a child who is a ward of the state.

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Business Journal

E. & J. Gallo contributes $100,000 to Napa earthquake relief, federal funds on the way

E. & J. Gallo Winery , the Modesto-based wine-making giant, has donated $100,000 to Napa earthquake relief efforts, via the American Red Cross , the company said Friday. Gallo, founded in 1933 by Ernest and Julio Gallo , makes wines such as Gallo Family Vineyards, Barefoot Cellars, Frei Brothers Reserve and William Hill Estate, among many others.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Spank! the Fifty Shades Parody to Play Gallo Center, 10/11

A wickedly funny, adult-themed spoof of the 'Fifty Shades' trilogy of erotic romance novels by E. L. James is coming to the Gallo Center for the Arts for one night only. "SPANK! The Fifty Shades Parody" takes the stage at 8 pm on Saturday, October 11. Tickets for the show range in price from $19 to $59, and may be purchased online at www.galloarts.org , by calling 338-2100 , or from the Gallo Center ticket office at 1000 I Street in downtown Modesto.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Valley politicians promote water bond to voters

The California Latino Water Coalition gave thanks Wednesday to a wide array of individuals -- most notably a bipartisan group of state lawmakers -- for their roles in forging a $7.5 billion water bond that will go to voters in November. As state Sen. Anthony Cannella, R-Ceres, noted in his remarks, those who paved the way included former state Sen. Dave Cogdill, a Modesto Republican who worked on the original 2009 bond.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Classic Trucks

1972 Chevy C10 - Guapo's Clean Short

There's more than one way for a person to find themself sitting in the driver seat of their most desired dream truck.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Union Democrat

News of Record for August 29, 2014

11:17 a.m., Twain Harte - Someone on Longeway Road put a "stop payment" on a check to a tree-service company because the services were not done.

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Grub Street

Dunkin' Donuts Belatedly Debuts a Dark-Roast Coffee

Hard to believe, but somehow, Dunkin' Donuts made it through the several-decades-long dark-roast-coffee era without ever having sold its own.

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KCRA-TV Sacramento

Dirk Verdoorn's Friday NorCal Forecast 8.29.14

I THINK HE IS HUNGRY AT THIS POINT. DON'T ASK THEM ANY MORE QUESTIONS. LET HIM MEET.

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GlobeSt.com

Most Distressed in California, Florida

Save the date: October 21-22 and be part of the action at CCIM THRIVE , a dynamic event and collaboration between GlobeSt.com and CCIM.

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KCRA-TV Sacramento

Fast-acting passerby saves 2 people from canal crash

In the middle of traffic Thursday afternoon near Hughson, a driver spotted something unexpected: A van going airborne and then crashing into a deep canal.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

CBS Local

Modesto Homeowners Decry Public Shaming, Fines From Water District Over Alleged Water Theft

Modesto homeowners get an attorney to fight the fine and save their reputations after the Modesto Irrigation District publicly accused them of stealing water.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Healing burns at Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California

Dr. David Greenhalgh, chief of burns at Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, is shown last week.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

RecordNET

Competition's not the issue: Performers happy to shine in the limelight

There'll be no melodramatic - TV-style - gnashing and wailing by San Joaquin County's young musicians.

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My Mother Lode

Highway 108 Crash Nears Lovers Leap

The fatal victim in yesterday's crash on Highway 108 near Lovers Leap was an 81-year-old from Modesto.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

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Apply now: Amazon to hire 200 more employees for Tracy warehouse [The Modesto Bee :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Aug. 27--TRACY -- Amazon plans to hire more than 200 additional permanent full-time employees at its 1.2 million-square-foot fulfillment center in Tracy.

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KMVT Twin Falls

Oregon Police Identify Man Charged With Stabbing Jerome Truck Driver

Oregon State Police have identified the person they have charged with the stabbing of Jerome truck driver Charles D. VanZante.

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Sonoma Valley Sun

The greatest job in the world

You always remember the first week of school. You remember your freshman year in high school, sitting in class at Davis High in Modesto, nervous and excited, new people, new experiences, new pressures, who will you become? Where will you end up? What path will you choose? Years later you still feel the excitement, the potential of the next nine ... (more)

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Boston.com

Dunkin's California Expansion Plans Kick Off

Dunkin' Donuts has tried, and failed, in the past to gain a foothold in California.

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