Whatever you want to call it — jinxing myself, speaking too soon, or forgetting to knock on wood — I did it. I got hurt.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
Debi Bray, president and executive director of the Madera District Chamber of Commerce, presents her views of business development in Madera:
Sunday, June 16 is Father’s Day. If you are planning a barbecue, picnic or any other type of get-together, perhaps you might like some appetizer suggestions, which can be used instead of a large meal.
Sign of the times. The refurbishing and repainting of the almost-historic Farnesi’s sign at Avenue 16 is nearly complete and it is looking like it will last another fifty years.
It comes as no great surprise to find out the government is recording all our emails, phone calls and Internet surfing.
BOARD MIFFED BY PROBLEMS IN TAX COLLECTORS OFFICE — Miffed supervisors ordered another telephone line installed in the Madera County Tax Collector’s office to handle an avalanche of calls.
The cat who rents our house to us (cost: two bowls of kibble per day with the occasional small can of wet food mixed in) is well into her summer shedding of hair.