I don’t know who is going to let the dogs out, but it will be a woofin’ good time this Saturday at Lions Town and Country Park for the third annual Bark For Life to raise funds in the fight against cancer.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
ON THE OREGON COAST — There are reminders everywhere of what will happen, and yet people keep coming here, living here, in complete denial that horror, death and destruction are just half an hour away.
CYCLIST RESISTS TO THE END — Madera police had their hands full when they tried to arrest a motorcyclist who was driving down D Street the wrong way with no lights.
A terrific bus trip is planned for Sept. 9-11 with three days and two nights at the beautiful Edgewater Hotel & Casino in Laughlin, Nev. Deadline to make reservations is Aug. 31.
LA CONNER, Wash. — This town, nestled beside the Swinomish Channel, was named after a woman, so it isn’t surprising it has many female qualities. First, it is exceptionally beautiful.
ANACORTES, Wash. — This city on Fidalgo Island, facing Puget Sound, and Madera have a lot in common. Both came into being in frontier territory in the late 1870s.
I hope everyone is surviving these dog days of summer. Stay hydrated and keep cool the best you can. If you have the opportunity for a respite to a cooler locale, take it. That’s what we did last week.