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A place to learn and grow – and get out of the heat – in Modesto

Paula Charles and her family relocated to Modesto a couple of years ago.

News

General store planned for downtown Modesto in September

Former Councilman Dave Lopez is coming back to work in downtown Modesto, this time in a button-down shirt and long white apron instead of his more formal government attire. He’s the “Dave” in Sam and Dave’s Market, set to open in September on I Street between 11th and 12th.

Business

Orders for durable goods plunged in June

Orders to U.S. factories for long-lasting manufactured goods fell in June by the largest amount in nearly two years, reflecting a big decline in the volatile category of commercial aircraft and broad weakness across a number of other areas. The key category that tracks business investment eked out a small gain.

Videos

Co-creator of smart baby monitor shows how it works

Joseph Bennett, one of three Intel veterans behind the new BabyBit monitor explains what the Bluetooth-enabled device can do.
Cathie Anderson The Sacramento Bee
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Co-creator of smart baby monitor shows how it works

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Save Mart Saves Energy

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Hampton Inn Turlock

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Apricot Wood Smoke Infuses Patterson Eatery