SACRAMENTO (AP) — The Assembly on Thursday advanced a bill extending a series of fees to pay for programs aimed at improving air quality.
The quote, “You play ball like a girl,” from “The Sandlot” baseball movie doesn’t quite have the same insulting intent for 12-year-old Madera National Little League All-Star Ellyssa Varela.
Talk show host Jay Leno will perform live standup comedy at Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino today, 10 years after his last local appearance.
The state Senate voted 21-11 Thursday in favor of the North Fork Rancheria band of Mono Indians’ plans to build a casino in Madera County in a move that could reshape California’s gambling future.
A scorching heat wave
A program in Madera County is ensuring children do not go hungry while they are off school for the summer.
No campfires will be allowed anywhere in the Sierra National Forest beginning Monday, due to extreme fire danger resulting from a very dry winter, forest officials announced Thursday.