A local university is looking for some young Madera poets who want to turn their writing into dollars.
Dan Whistler, president of Jay Chapel, recognized Les Riffel for 40 years of service to families in Madera. Riffel began his employment at Jay Chapel in April 1973.
Yvonne Ruiz and Eric LiCalsi of Madera have announced plans to wed.
Madera youth staged a local protest this past week to coincide with a national call for immigration reform. About 60 people gathered at Courthouse Park with posters and American flags.
Looking through my closet (an activity that always results in vows to “clean this thing up”), I noticed recently that fewer labels on clothing items bear the label “Made in China” than used to be the case.
The Modesto judge who is presiding over the murder trials of Dustin Gran and Brittany Navarra issued an angry denunciation of Madera County District Attorney Michael Keitz and his office this week.
The trial of a Madera man, an admitted member of the El Salvador-based Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) gang, will continue next week for the attempted murder of an ex-member.