City officials, affordable housing advocates and others gathered Tuesday morning in downtown Modesto for the groundbreaking ceremony of Tower Park Senior Housing, a nearly $13.7 million apartment complex for low-income seniors.
Enochs High’s Elisa Perez pitched her fifth consecutive shutout, running her scoreless streak to 33 innings, in leading the Eagles to an 8-0 Modesto Metro Conference victory over Modesto on Tuesday, March 31, 2015.
Tuesday’s mishmash begins with the departure of Belinda Rolicheck, head of the Modesto’s Haven Women’s Center for the past eight-plus years, for a private sector job in health care management; Pearl Harbor survivor’s 100th birthday; pet projects and more.
On a hilltop in Hornitos, with the ranch they both loved within view, two men linked by mutual respect, the cowboy way and final requests are now separated by only thin walls of wood and a few feet of dirt.
The City Council adopted Modesto’s latest strategic plan this week. The plan covers important issues, but offers unintentional comedic relief in renaming three of the council’s four subcommittees. The new names are vague, a mouthful to say, and raise the wrong kinds of questions for the city.