MCINTYRE TAKES BOARD GAVEL — Supervisor Gail Hanhart McIntyre was elected to head the Madera County Board of Supervisors for 1988. Mrs. McIntyre is the first and only women to serve on the board.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
“I assure you, even if you had faith as small as a mustard seed, you could say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it would move. Nothing would be impossible.”
Critics of Congress and the administration are saying the fiscal cliff fix didn’t do anything about entitlements, and thus didn’t help rein in government costs at all.
When I was nosing around stores looking for gifts last week (Or was it week before last? December is now a blur, barely worth remembering), one thing surprised me a little: A plethora of fountain pens.
“O tempora o mores.” This was the opening sentence in Cicero’s commentary on the condition of the Roman Empire about the time that Julius Caesar was assassinated. Literally, it means, “Oh, the times!
Desert areas far from the ocean are not usually associated with fresh seafood, but I discovered something in Reno, Nev., that was probably better than anything I’ve had in a coastal restaurant.
Yes, just what is in store for us this year?