A three-alarm fire broke out Tuesday night at a strip mall on Yosemite Boulevard in Modesto. Firefighters were called to India Warehouse. After they arrived, the blaze soon was upgraded to three alarms.
The Modesto City Council got an earful Tuesday night from farmers and other residents over a proposed plan for the citys future that would set aside hundreds of acres of prime farmland west of Highway 99 for industrial and commercial development.
The same old voting habits were demonstrated in the city, school board and district elections in Stanislaus County last month: The vast majority of registered voters sat out the Nov. 5 election, and voting by mail was the most popular method among...