It appears the federal government is going back to work, at least for a little while anyway. The government will be funded until Jan. 15 and raise the debt ceiling until Feb. 7.
Gravy by the Slice
Life as seen from the perspective of a longtime Maderan.
Finally, October has arrived! I admit I wait all year for this month. This is the time of year the rest of the people seem to develop an interest in the paranormal.
This week my column celebrates its seventh year as a weekly feature of The Madera Tribune.
The clowns in Washington D.C. are at it again. The Republicans are beating their heads against the wall trying to defund Obamacare. This is the 42nd time they have tried this.
Today is the very last day of summer, hooray! Autumn starts tomorrow at 1:44 p.m. Tonight St. Joachim’s School hosts it annual Harvest Festival on the grounds of the school.
The ’13 Madera District Fair has now passed into the history books. A couple of weeks ago I wrote about the fair and hope many of you accepted the invitation to attend.
People who are superstitious about numbers may believe today, Sept. 7 has a lucky connection. More people tend to be scared of the number 13 and especially when it falls on a Friday.