On Saturday, April 6, 1946, Madera lost one of its most beloved, most colorful, homegrown physicians, Dr. Dow Ransom.
Long before Lucca’s Restaurant opened its doors in Madera, there was another Madera business that was also named after that well-known Italian province.
Well, it looks like they are at it again.
Most of the time Madera County has been proud of its public servants.
The agitated knock brought the widow Chong limping to the front door while 15-year-old Ah Moy hid in the shadows of the room. Both mother and daughter knew what the intruder wanted. That's why Mrs.
In October of 1877, the Madera County portion of the San Joaquin Valley was almost deserted.
Madera’s old, concrete hitching posts stand about three and a half feet tall. Attached to the top of the base of each one is a huge ball, and on top of each of these spheres is an iron ring.