ROACH PICKED TO FILL PLANNING COMMISSION VACANCY — Eager to be part of the solution in easing Madera’s growing pains, Barbara J. Roach will take a seat on the Madera Planning Commission.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
President Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry seem happy with the agreement they have negotiated with Iran over its nuclear program, and maybe they have a right to be.
Well, it looks as though California’s governor is going to get his wish: He’ll leave a legacy that will eclipse his father’s highways, aqueducts, and system of higher education.
“The essence of all growth is a willingness to change for the better and then an unremitting willingness to shoulder whatever responsibility this entails.”
— Bill Wilson
Near perfect spring weather is forecast for the weekend. I have been trying to figure out how to capture the cool crisp air now to save and use during the smog heavy days in August.
“Keep silence before me, O islands; and let people renew their strength.” — Isaiah 41:1
At least two things survive as turning keys to understanding the life of Madera County founding father, George Washington Mordecai.