Ben Ducker was something of a wanderer.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
Wishing the best. That would be to Elizabeth Catanesi. After a couple of decades serving the people of this community with the Madera Parks Department and First 5, she is off to bigger and better things.
“Beloved, we are God’s children now; it does not appear what we shall be, but we know that … we shall be like Him.”
— I John 3:2
This begins a conversation with Jim Taubert, executive director of the successor agency to the Madera Redevelopment Agency, which fell in 2011 to Gov. Jerry Brown’s budget ax.
For thousands of years, the assumption of most people in the world has been that families consisted of men, who provided economic support for the family unit, and women, who were the nurturers of the childre
I finally did it — I ran my very first half marathon. And it wasn’t anything like I expected it to be.
By Marissa Torres