On Saturday, at 8:44 p.m., the sun will hover directly over the equator for a few minutes, resulting in the annual autumnal equinox, or the beginning of fall, according to astronomers who study and ponder su
A mostly humorous, sometimes serious, reflection on life in Madera, California, by the publisher of The Madera Tribune.
International leaders on climate change (aka global warming) are beginning to despair that anything can be done about what they think will be the end of the world.
The flooding in and around Boulder, Colo., seems horrible to us who so far are enjoying a dry, balmy almost-autumn. Thank goodness, many of us probably think, nothing like that could happen here.
In today’s Madera Tribune you may have noticed a story about a row of raisins having been stolen. When I saw the story, I thought, “Ah, the work of Dandy Dimwit.”
The term has come up again — first as a mention in President Obama’s speech Tuesday on the Syrian crisis, and Thursday in an Op-Ed piece in The New York Times penned by none other than Russian President Vlad
It would appear that now, instead of launching a carefully aimed razor-sharp strike at Syria over that country’s use of poison gas on its citizens, we now are standing by waiting for the Russians to sort thi
I had been worried the past few days because I had been informed by no less authority than the State of California that my driver’s license was about to expire, and that I had to get my keister into the Depa