Pop music icon Davy Jones died of a heart attack this week. The short British heartthrob from the manufactured original boy band The Monkees fueled the fantasies of many young girls my age.
Gravy by the Slice
Life as seen from the perspective of a longtime Maderan.
Today from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Fresno Fairgrounds, 1121 Chance St., will be the Central California Girl Scouts celebration of World Thinking Day.
Though I am a lifelong Democrat, I am not a big fan of our current White House resident. However, last week our president did something I really agree with.
Tuesday is the day set aside for lovers. Valentine’s Day hearts, candy, flowers; all the things retailers hope consumers will buy to improve their bottom line. How do you say “I love you?”
The famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, saw his shadow on Thursday. Tradition dictates this is a forecast for six more weeks of winter.
Happy Chinese New Year! This is the year of the dragon. I hope this holiday brings a plethora of business to the many Asian restaurants in Madera.
I hope while you are reading this it is raining cats and dogs. This has been a horribly dry fall and winter. Weather forecasts for the Central Valley call for rain throughout the weekend.