New social networking site for moms launches in Modesto

Modesto-area moms have a new place to meet on the Internet. The Web site, which officially launched Monday, aims to connect mothers, grandmothers and moms-to-be in an online community.

The site, a venture of The Modesto Bee and Modesto radio station KHOP@95.1, offers moms (dads are welcome, too) a wide range of social networking through blogs, forums and photo galleries.

The site has a family-friendly events calendar and a list of resources for parents seeking help with everything from youth soccer registration to adoption.

Site users will need to register if they want to post photos or comment on message boards. Those who are registered through The Bee's main Web site,, already have access.

Several dozen mothers have signed up and have begun posting on the site, which is at