What a year this has been. Christmas has come and gone for another year. The frenzied retail therapy can now go dormant for a while as the return lanes heat up at department stores.
Gravy by the Slice
Life as seen from the perspective of a longtime Maderan.
This week our community bid a fond farewell to Tom Schoettler.
The storm has brought some much needed rain to California.
The holiday season is upon us. Tonight is the annual Sunrise Rotary Trees for Charity. On Sunday, the Madera County Historical Society will host its Christmas gala.
I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving Day. Time with our loved ones is precious and fleeting.
“Because only in America do people trample others for sales exactly one day after being thankful for what they already have.”
— Author unknown
I am a big fan of advertising. When I started at The Madera Tribune in 1995, I sold retail advertising. The ad department was the only one with an opening at the time.