When the owner of a local industrial electrical contracting business bought 240 tickets for the drawing of a sports car, he never dreamed he’d win it.
Next week, Monday through Nov. 25, is Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week and Madera citizens will have a chance to prepare gifts for children around the globe.
Team captain Kelsee Montagna (Madera) and the Cabrillo College women’s volleyball team remained undefeated and is now ranked No. 1 in the state after last week’s No. 1 lost.
The older I get, the more trouble I seem to have with inanimate objects.
When the history of this fall’s partial government shutdown and debt limit battle is written, it may well list as one prime victim the pathway to citizenship long sought by undocumented immigrants.
Tips for those heading into remote wilderness
I recently bought a pair of secondhand bookcases at a yard sale. The tall wooden cases were a terrific bargain. Fred and I paid for them and headed home to get his pickup truck.
“Blessed shall thou be in the city and blessed shalt thou be in the field.”
— Deuteronomy 28:3
If November were a week, I suppose we’d have reached hump day. If it were a year, surely we would be in the season of the cool-down. However it is dubbed, the middle is upon us.
Here's the latest news for Friday, Nov. 15th: The House OKs coverage plans short of Obamacare rules; Desperate typhoon survivors wait at airport; Two Fla.