March 28, 2020
On Monday, President Trump announced that he is thinking about “opening” the nation, abandoning many — if not all — of the precautions that...
Tami Jo Nix
We reside in frightening times. It is Day 11 of the Covid 19 social distancing and self-quarantine period, hoping to minimize catching or sp...
As of the end of last year, California’s budgetary rainy day fund amounted to about $20 billion. That sounds like a lot, and the last two go...
February 26, 2020
Upon hearing about his impeachment and the allegations that President Trump has told more than 15,000 documentable lies during his almost 1,...
February 19, 2020
So SB 50 is dead, most likely at least for the rest of this election year. How does California now solve its housing problems without that m...
Madera County Historical Society
More than a dozen watering holes, like the Peerless saloon shown here, at one time lined Yosemite Avenue. Th...
February 12, 2020
For The Madera Tribune
I’m not sure why people in our community continue to ask me questions about the outrageous conduct of the former executive director of the M...
February 5, 2020
Back in the good old pre-2017 days when many Californians paid little or no attention to the approximately dollar-a-month maintenance charge...