Seventy-two years ago, perhaps almost at the hour you are reading this (7:48 a.m. Honolulu time, 9:48 a.m. Madera time) 353 Japanese aircraft began their attack on Pearl Harbor in two waves.
There could be no better Christmas present for bunches of Democratic politicians than an announcement from Gov. Jerry Brown that he will not seek a second straight term in office, fourth of his lifetime.
Throughout my childhood and early adolescence, my parents would drive our family to the nearby city of Fresno most Sundays to visit my “Oma.” The name itself symbolizes the dual ethnicity of my clan, because
“Be prepared, for the Lord is coming!”
— Matthew 24:42
Watch. Wait. Stay awake! These are the watchwords of Advent.
The annual Sunrise Rotary Trees for Charity dinner dance is tonight at the Madera District Fairgrounds.
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It’s a phrase, the use of which can be traced back more than 100 years — a picture is worth a thousand words.
By Juliet Williams
Last in a three-part series previewing the Div. V football championship game