Gravy by the Slice
Life as seen from the perspective of a longtime Maderan.
A road crew has blocked off access to Howard Road from Pine Street. Longtime Maderans know this goofy intersection as HOPY. The acronym stands for Howard Road, Olive Avenue, Pine and Yosemite streets.
While my friend Leon Emo addresses health issues, I’m filling this space today. Get well soon my brother, we miss you.
The annual Sunrise Rotary Trees for Charity dinner dance is tonight at the Madera District Fairgrounds.
As the Thanksgiving weekend draws to a close, I am reflecting on the good things in my life. At the very top of the list is my husband, Fred.
Fifty years ago, we were a nation in mourning and in many ways, we still are. The 35th president of the United States, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, was slain by an assassin’s bullet.
I recently bought a pair of secondhand bookcases at a yard sale. The tall wooden cases were a terrific bargain. Fred and I paid for them and headed home to get his pickup truck.