Friday was the 108th anniversary of the incorporation of the town of Madera.
Gravy by the Slice
Life as seen from the perspective of a longtime Maderan.
In spite of the high temperatures, Friday was the first day of spring. The weathermen are calling for a slight chance of rain on Monday. Plan a picnic or wash your car.
Remember the anticipation leading up to getting your first driver’s license. As my 16th birthday approached the possibility of a driver’s license meant independence and less adult supervision.
Last week’s column asked for the community’s support for The Madera Tribune. I neglected to tell you that Saturday was a big anniversary of this publication.
Madera is my community, our hometown. Together we make Madera a community, not just a wide spot on the map.
Soroptimist International of Madera is a local service club that strives to help women in their community to succeed.
Some weeks I wrack my brains for a topic to fill this space. This week the calendar handed me a couple of gifts. A day ago was Friday the 13th.