Tomorrow, those parade preparers — and these are the hard-working ones who pull it off every year, the dedicated members of the Madera Kiwanis Club — will be out in force before the first fancier of floats,
Thoughts on happenings in the city of Madera.
Fittingly, just after my retirement from the Parks Department, it is Old Timers Week. Congratulations to this year’s King and Queen, Bill Wood and Lorraine Ocheltree.
MO’S MUSINGS - Whew, what a week, mostly on the road and not for fun.
First, let me thank you for all the emails, calls and best wishes on my retirement from the Parks Department.
As the Doors song leads off, “This is the end,” but not to you good folks.
The third in a four-part series of the author’s memories of San Francisco 1967 and the Summer of Love.
Our annual get-together called the Madera District Fair is in full swing with bright lights, fun rides, exhibits, food and drink.