Power outage. Those words have serious consequences and can strike fear in the hearts of people at this time of year.
Howling from the Heartland
In the wake of the massacre in Aurora, Colo., let’s not argue over gun control. It’s far too controversial. Besides, we have the Second Amendment in our Constitution.
During the past few years, 254 municipal entities across the nation have filed for Chapter 9 protection, also known as bankruptcy.
California, which pioneered such innovations in personal relationships as no-fault divorce and same-sex marriage, is about to consider another novel twist in defining the family.
Imagine Madera’s Old Timers Day without a parade. That hasn’t happened in most people’s memories, but it’s a distinct possibility this year.
America is the land that introduced the concept of a middle class.
Throughout our history, the United States has benefited from the contributions of immigrants.