After a week of heavy rain limited practice time for drivers on the newly repaved track, the skies opened up just in time for Hampton Inn Night at the Madera Speedway on Saturday.
If you have driven around town lately, you no doubt have noticed that trees along some of the busier streets have a new decor — big, beautiful purple ribbons.
Some recent arrests may have helped solve some the rising number of daylight burglaries reported on the city’s West Side.
Showers and thunderstorms dropped .6 inches of rain and a bit of hail in Madera on Friday as of 5:40 p.m. weather officials reported.
The Madera Community Food Bank will give away fresh fruits and vegetables to seniors Thursday morning at Town and Country Park as part of its popular senior nutrition program.
Madera Unified School District is asking for help from the community to make sure everybody is pulling in the same direction to educate Madera’s children.
Nearly 50 people celebrated National Crime Victims’ Rights Week with a lunch and awards ceremony in a conference room at the Community Action Partnership of Madera County on Friday.