“For Lease,” “For Sale” and “Available Now!” signs dot numerous busineses along McHenry Avenue from Kiernan Avenue to Five Points. (Steve Kosko/The Modesto Bee)
“For Lease,” “For Sale” and “Available Now!” signs dot numerous busineses along McHenry Avenue from Kiernan Avenue to Five Points. (Steve Kosko/The Modesto Bee) Modesto Bee
“For Lease,” “For Sale” and “Available Now!” signs dot numerous busineses along McHenry Avenue from Kiernan Avenue to Five Points. (Steve Kosko/The Modesto Bee) Modesto Bee

Ghost Strip: The recession has left barren patches on the city's main drag

April 19, 2009 02:49 AM