Jeff Jardine

A last wish granted to late Modestan

President George W. Bush visited Matthew Cunningham in hospital after brain surgery

Tumor claimed Army staff sergeant in November 2013

Family spread his ashes in Washington state in June, greeted by pod of orcas

New owner for longtime Modesto tile business

Home remodeling, which went wild before the big real estate crash that started in 2008, is back in a big way. Folks are reimagining their kitchens, redoing their bathrooms, fixing up their master suites.

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A fire caused damage to a home on Lakeshore Court in Modesto, California on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. The home is near the Naraghi Lake. (Pat Clark/ and Jennifer Webber/