Whew! Yours truly made it through another Cupid’s Day. It all started at 6 a.m. when we arrived at the Breakfast Lions Ladies Day breakfast and student speech contest.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
“Let the sea roar, and the fullness thereof: let the fields rejoice, and all that is therein.” — I Chronicles 16:32
President Obama is pushing to expand preschool education and raise the federal minimum wage to $9 from its present $7.20. And naturally, a lot of people think he’s right to want those things.
By Cristal Rivera of Madera South High School
By Marissa Torres of Madera High School
Have you read any good hamburgers lately? I dropped by McDonald's recently for a bite of lunch, and was surprised by the reading material on the wrapper which enveloped my cheeseburger.
(I wrote most of this piece five years ago, but I think it bears repeating. Our contemporary notion of Valentine’s Day’s origin has been sanitized to accommodate our conception of romantic love.