“No one wants you. You should be glad I’m wasting my life with you. You’re worthless, and you won’t amount to anything … those words do a lot to tear someone down.”
A 35-year-old Hispanic man was shot in the head near James Monroe Elementary School earlier this week and later died from his injuries, Madera police officials said Friday.
Two schools go on lockdown
A badly injured puppy has made an amazing recovery after surgery to remove rubber bands someone had wound tightly around his muzzle, according to Kirsten Gross, director of Madera County animal services.
CHOWCHILLA — A 68-year-old man from Arcadia was killed about 9:30 a.m. Friday when he failed to clear the right-of-way at Avenue 18 1/2 at Robertson Boulevard, and was broadsided by a pickup truck.
About 70 businesses interacted with one another and with local consumers Thursday night at the 2015 Madera Business Expo organized by the Madera Chamber of Commerce.
The Madera City Council took a big chance Wednesday by returning outdoor watering hours to twice a week from once a week.