First, I want to apologize. When I wrote a piece in this space on Tuesday about the actress Jodie Foster and a speech she made at the Golden Globe awards, I misspelled her name as Jody Roberts.
Health officials urge Maderans to vaccinate against influenza
A 31-year-old Madera man was slashed and stabbed in daylight hours in the 800 block of North D Street after an argument, according to Madera police.
The Madera Rotary Club presented the Bridge Store with the club’s Business of the Year Award during a luncheon at the Madera Municipal Golf Course Tuesday.
For the second time in four months, the Madera County Sheriff’s Office has received an influx of calls from credit card skimming victims who discovered unauthorized charges on their credit cards.
The Madera Rotary Club will help provide 200 wheelchairs for needy handicapped people in the cities of Somoto and Matagalpa in Nicaragua.
The night before I typed this, I fixed a very tasty pot roast dinner. Even though I am not much of a meat eater and never have been, I got hungry for this old-fashioned meal.
Snow on golden domes. A rare snow storm hit the Middle East last Thursday including blanketing the holy city of Jerusalem with up to six inches of the white stuff.
Melissa Ann Fernandez of Madera married Robert Scott Payne, also of Madera, on Dec. 31, 2012. The Rev. Avery Stafford performed the ceremony.
The French are becoming embroiled in a war in Mali, which is an African country being taken over by al Qaeda missionaries who need a base from which to spread their faith of Islamic terrorism.