One of the stories that’s just coming out is what happened to Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens just before his death during a riot at the American consulate in Banghazi, Libya.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
Where else but in California, where legislation by ballot box is so common, would three tax increases — Propositions 30, 38 and 39 — appear on the same ballot at a time when tax hikes are likely to less popu
News that New York City has banned the sale of sugary drinks by restaurants and others in containers larger than 16 ounces once again makes one want to scratch one’s head.
“God, you are my refuge into eternity.” Those words were allegedly the last spoken by 21-year-old university student Sophie Scholl before her beheading Feb. 22, 1943.
It is with great sorrow that The Madera Tribune family bids farewell to one of our best employees, copy editor Ashley Lowe. In a small paper like ours, one job description per employee is never enough.
"Finally, be ye of one mind, having compassion one of another, love as brethren, be pitiful, and be courteous."
-- 1 Peter: 3-8
Christopher Stevens, the 52-year-old American ambassador to Libya who died as the result of an attack Tuesday by Syrian thugs on the U.S.