Drug-makers have come up with new concoctions that purport to cure alcoholism, which may be a good thing for some drunks. That is because the only cure for alcoholism until now has been abstention.
A mostly humorous, sometimes serious, reflection on life in Madera, California, by the publisher of The Madera Tribune.
The cat stayed in the house or the garage during the rains we’ve had the past few days. She is not an animal that enjoys being wet.
The futures price for crude oil at the end of last week was $57.81. That’s down from $70 Dec. 1. Not all that long ago, the price was more than $100 per barrel.
The sight of water flowing down the Fresno River on Friday was good for the soul. The gentle rains that fell in Madera were not only welcome, but absolutely necessary.
Here’s something that probably should have been expected. The U.S. Department of Justice has opined that growing marijuana on Indian reservations is legal.
The good news for students who eat school lunch is that they may be throwing less of it away. Standards that require more whole grains in school foods are being eased, according to The Associated Press.
Let’s see now ... we already knew the CIA had engaged in close-to-torture with some of its captives after Sept. 11, 2001. How long have we known?