Tomorrow is Father’s Day. You are so blessed if you can spend the day with your dad. Take my word for it, being an adult orphan isn’t much fun. Take dad to the Great Madera Chili Cook-Off, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Gravy by the Slice
Life as seen from the perspective of a longtime Maderan.
June means it is graduation time. I hope you are enjoying the coverage brought to you only in The Madera Tribune. Our pages are great scrapbook fodder.
Tuesday is the Consolidated Statewide Direct Primary Election. Local contested races include district attorney, sheriff, assessor, auditor and three seats on the board of supervisors.
It doesn’t matter that the Old Farmer’s Almanac says June 21 at 6:51 a.m. EDT is the first moment of summer in the Northern Hemisphere. Most people consider Memorial Day weekend the true start of summer.
On Thursday my older brother, Oliver Ralph Hill Jr., would have celebrated his 65th birthday. He died June 20, 2002. Brian and I sure miss him.
The clock is ticking and time is running out. You only have a few hours left to do something terrific for the moms in your life.
On May Day, Madera celebrated its National Day of Prayer with the Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast.