On Friday, before leaving on a weekend trip, we saw images of President Obama visiting Fresno and a farm west of Madera, and he used the occasion to announce almost $200 million in grants to provide some dro
A mostly humorous, sometimes serious, reflection on life in Madera, California, by the publisher of The Madera Tribune.
Watching the Olympics this week has been greatly entertaining.
One of the points Gov. Jerry Brown keeps making is that government can’t make it rain, and thus government can’t do a lot about the present drought situation. Which is true.
Even though we’ve received welcome rain the past few days, it hasn’t been enough to make up the shortage in our water year.
News from Orange County is that a purebred Pembroke Welsh corgi named Tank finally has been taken off the county’s vicious-dog list. Tank was among 179 dogs designated as vicious.
Archeologists in England have found the footprints of five people who lived between 800,000 and 1 million years ago in some ancient estuary mud at Happisburgh on England’s east coast, and I couldn’t be happi
The decision by CVS drug stores to stop selling tobacco products would seem a good business move.