On behalf of our staff and newly appointed principal, Mr. Marshall, I want to thank the vibrant community of Jack G. Desmond Middle School for showing up to celebrate student success.
Ted Cruz is already complaining he needs more time with his wife, family and “me” time. In an email solicitation for money, Cruz says he wants more time with his wife and daughters.
In 1992 I committed an armed robbery at Skeeko’s Bar in Madera, followed by a shoot-out with police. I shot a police officer, and my crime partner was shot and killed by the police.
For the first eight and one-half years of Madera’s existence, she was spared the horrors of a major downtown fire. Then came 1885, and her luck ran out.
I’m a little late with this, but kudos to the crews that worked their tails (and other things) off repairing the big hole in Schnoor Street, in record time.
After a wonderful sit-down lunch for six (as in sit down at a lone picnic table at Emigrant Gap overlooking Death Valley), we headed down into the famous, or infamous, basin below sea level.
Helping local high school seniors finance their next step up the education ladder is an important service for Soroptimist International of Madera, which presented its annual scholarships at a luncheon at the