Photo of a combination of photos highlighting the Pantone color of the year: Classic Blue

Classic Blue Is Pantone Color Institute’s Color of the Year

The Pantone Color Institute has named Classic Blue as its color of the year for 2020. (Pantone via AP) NEW YORK — In these uneasy times, as we move along to a new decade, the Pantone Color Institute has reached back in time to calming, confident Classic Bl...

In Modesto, Uncle Shelby’s Old House Is Now a Rental

This is the fifth of six columns from Joe Mathews in a series about California housing, struggles, and dreams. (GV Wire Illustration/Alexis DeSha) Housing and the stability it promises can be hard to find in California. Take the family of Shelby Humphre...