Tag: Tracy CA

  • 2020 Scholarship Winner Alexandra Manzo Writes About Her College Experience In A Pandemic

    2020 Scholarship Winner Alexandra Manzo Writes About Her College Experience In A Pandemic

    Alexandra Manzo is our 2020 Carol Phan Memorial College Scholarship recipient and this is Alexandra’s blog entry describing her (very unique) first semester experiences remotely attending Irvine Valley College. After the pandemic ceases, Alexandra will go back to her original plan of attending UC San Diego where she will major in Psychology. To read Alexandra’s […]

  • Finding the 2020 Fireworks Booths in Tracy CA

    Finding the 2020 Fireworks Booths in Tracy CA

    Sales start June 28, 2020 at Noon and end at 9 PM July 4, 2020. I talked to TNT and Phantom and it looks like the 2020 Fireworks Booths are a GO (at least so far) for this Coronavirus / COVID-19 pandemic disrupted year. With that in mind….here are the 2020 Nonprofit Fireworks Booths in […]

  • Claire Guite Graduates from Cal State Long Beach

    Claire Guite Graduates from Cal State Long Beach

    Our 2015 Carol Phan College Scholarship winner, Claire Guite, graduated in May from Cal State Long Beach with a B.A in Fashion Design. Below, Claire writes about her college and work experiences. Go here to see Claire’s 2015 winning scholarship entry. 🙂 Enjoy! Hello everyone! I am here to give an update on my college […]

  • Finding the 2019 Fireworks Booths in Tracy CA

    Finding the 2019 Fireworks Booths in Tracy CA

    Our Booth in 2013 Tracy, CA: Support our local charities this 4th of July Fireworks sales start June 28, 2019 at Noon and run until 9 PM on July 4, 2019 Become One Voice 2994 W. Grant Line Rd. (near Weinerschnitzel) GOOGLE MAP  UNEED2  1801 W. 11th Street (near Safeway on 11th) GOOGLE MAP Fix’d Inc. 2461 Naglee Rd. (Winco […]

  • “About a Boy” Movie Review

    “About a Boy” Movie Review

    Will Freeman (Hugh Grant) has no job and spends his time chasing women, watching TV, and….hmmmm, that’s about it. He does nothing (thanks to a Christmas song written by his father and royalties). Dating a single mom, Will figures out that single moms are horny as heck, so he decides to find more. Being 2002, […]

  • “The Perfect Date” Movie Review

    “The Perfect Date” Movie Review

    High School Seniors Brooks Rattigan (Noah Centineo) and his best friend Murph (Odiseas Georgladis) are working at a fast food place and saving money for college. Brooks has his heart set on Yale, but, his Dad (Matt Walsh) wants him to go to UConn (from which he has a full-ride). Being 18 years old, Brooks […]

  • Movie Box Office Results May 17 – 19 2019

    Movie Box Office Results May 17 – 19 2019

    John Wick beats the Avengers! How cool is that? 🙂 The top ten movies for May 17 – 19, 2019 are listed below. Go to BoxOfficeMojo for more information. #1: John Wick 3, $57.02 million, Total so far: $57.02 million #2: Avengers: Endgame, $29.4 million, Total so far: $771 million #3: Pokemon Detective Pikachu, $24.8 million, Total so far: $94 million #4: A Dog’s […]

  • “Someone Great” Movie Review

    “Someone Great” Movie Review

    Jenny Young (Gina Rodriguez) and Nate Davis (LaKeith Stanfield) have been dating for 9 years. They live in New York City. Jenny landed a fantastic job in San Francisco and said “YES” I will take it. Good for her! Oooops. Nate did not like this and there was a mutual break-up. Good riddance, Nate…..oh, sorry, […]

  • “The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box”

    “The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box”

    A mysterious stranger, Charity (Michael Sheen), shows up at a fundraising function. He meets 17 year old, Mariah Mundi (Aneurin Barnard), and asks for Mariah to get his parents….he has something important to tell them. But, Charity is bleeding from a wound in his side and faints before the parents get there. Charity recovers a […]