The High-speed Rail Authority will meet today in Sacramento to vote on whether to sell more than $8 billion in bonds to commence building the tracks in Madera County.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
I went to Madera Cinema on Tuesday to see the film “Oz the Great and Powerful.” Like many girls, I grew up loving the classic movie and reading every Oz book in the Madera County Library.
“Do not remember the former things, or consider the things of old. I am about to do a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it?”
— Isaiah 43:18f
A hospital consultant from Bakersfield and some local people are hoping to build a mental hospital in Madera, which would be a good thing, both from a health-care standpoint and economically.
Major politicians both nationally and in California are talking as if changes in America’s immigration system are now inevitable, including a guest worker program and “amnesty,” the code name for allowing so
Although it isn’t exactly a secret, not many of the general public know that Sheriff John Anderson, 71, has decided not to run again once his term is up at the end of 2014.
Just days after Dennis Rodman, the multi-pierced former NBA basketball player, proclaimed North Korea’s dictator Kim Jong Un to be his best friend, a spokesman for Pyongyang’s Foreign Ministry threatened “a