The best and worst of a family's ability to accept change may show up when a parent is diagnosed with a debilitating disease such as Alzheimer's.
As part of the national program deemed Operation Recognition, World War II, Korean War veterans and Japanese-Americans who were relocated to internment camps during World War II will take part in a special c
Even though the Madera Valley Inn is no longer a link in the Best Western chain, it is still going strong.
For the first time in history, the gross total value of all agricultural production in Madera County topped $1 billion in 2004, according to the 2004 Madera County Annual Crop Report.
In the darkness, before the sun rose above the Sierras to bring the gift of another summer's day, the mechanic stepped onto the lower wing of the old Army Trainer and climbed into the open cockpit.
Running a dairy and growing cotton is how J.L. Freeman founded the Freeman family farming operation in Madera.
Madera County is the 13th largest agricultural county in California, but urbanization, regulations, lack of water and importation of agricultural products continue to batter farm families.