Smoky's Neighborhood Grill brings the longtime Modesto restaurant back. Former owner Mike Nelson and new owner Darryl Johnson are behind the eatery's return on Bangs Avenue. (Marijke Rowlandfirstname.lastname@example.org)
"The Last Jedi," the latest episode in the "Star War" series created by Modesto native George Lucas, opened to strong reviews at Brenden Theatres on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2017. (John Hollandemail@example.com)
The driver of an SUV struck two parked cars and a tree, then took down a streetlight before plowing into a West Granger Avenue house early Tuesday, Modesto police say. He was injured but the residents were not.
A car accident Sunday evening south of the intersection of Las Palmas and Highway 33 ended fatally after a northbound vehicle struck a pedestrian crossing the street. Stanislaus County Sheriff deputy’s were investigating the accident.
Just after 5 p.m. CHP, along with fire and EMS, were called to a head-on crash at the intersection Hamilton Road and Highway 33. One victim was transported by ambulance and another by helicopter to local hospitals according to CHP.
Firefighters from around the region posed for a 2018 calendar to benefit the CatNetwork of Stanislaus. Some of the firefighters were on hand Saturday to sign the calendars at Caldron's Pet's Choice in the Frontier Town shopping center on Tully Road, where the calendars are sold. They can also be purchased at catnetworkstanislaus.net (Erin Tracyfirstname.lastname@example.org)