PRINCIPAL SUES MUSD, RILEY — Ripperdan Elementary School Principal Jean Belanger has filed a $500,000 lawsuit against Madera Unified School District and Superintendent Tom Riley.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
First, we got hit with Daylight Savings Time and last Thursday the first day of spring arrived. I don’t get too charged up about spring, I’m more of a fall kind of person.
George Washington Mordecai was just 16 years old when the guns fell silent on Fort Sumter in April 1861.
Senior stroll or fun over 50. This scribe is old enough (barely) to remember my gal and I doing “the Stroll” (by the Diamonds) at high school dances, the Rainbow Ballroom and a few other venues.
This is Sunshine Week, and I’m not talking about all that light that comes from the big orb in the sky. But Sunshine Week does stand for both the light and heat which a worthwhile law confers on us.
There was some wonderful news the other day. It seems that the Mars Co. and Pfizer — or it may be Ely Lilly, or Bayer Aspirin — have come up with a wonderful pill.
If you thought marathoners were crazy for running 26.2 miles for fun, let me tell you what’s really crazy: Me, the week before the marathon.
Especially this marathon.