Give me a minute. Believe it or not I’m thinking. Since I have been keeping track of this thing there have been 520 or so of these Friday fishwraps. Today’s column will be the finale.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
About three decades ago, I was in on a scheme to make the world’s largest omelette in order to get the town where I was living into the “Guiness Book of World Records.”
Madera’s Sunrise Rotary Club celebrated its 40th year last week, and in so doing quickly reminded us of the reality of the death — very nearly — of polio.
I used to belong to a group that played a game called Bunco. We got together once a month to play, and it was a potluck affair.
Last Sunday morning downtown slept with a hangover. A collarless dog wandered near the railroad tracks. I parked at the corner of North E Street and Yosemite Avenue.
Gasoline prices are heading back down, primarily because oil prices are remaining below the $50 a barrel level. To those of us who drive, the lower gasoline prices are like getting a small raise.
SIX INJURED IN DOWNTOWN MAD-ERA CRASH — A Wednesday afternoon collision at Gateway Drive and Yosemite Avenue left six people injured and one driver hospitalized.