With the little fat guy in North Korea throwing around threats like baseballs at a Giants pre-game warm-up I was reminded of another tense time on the Korean Peninsula 45 years ago.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
Forty years ago this month, 372 of my classmates and I graduated from Madera High School.
Jesus said, “Do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will bring its own worries. Today’s trouble is enough for today.”
— Matthew 6:34
The three judges who are demanding that California release still more prison inmates due to overcrowding seem to have forgotten something:
Although the little country school on Avenue 7 stands empty today, there is some talk that children will once again fill its rooms and playground.
It looks like it’s going to be getting a tad warm around here this weekend with temperatures hovering around 105 degrees.
It was the first week of June, and I was 12 years old. Over Memorial Day weekend, my family made the trip from our one-bedroom apartment in Brooklyn, NY, to Laurence Harbor, N.J., on Raritan Bay.