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.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
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.
SEDRO-WOOLLEY, Wash. — This little city (4,300 souls) for many years was mostly a logging town, but in the past decade or so has become a sculpture gallery.
William Saroyan was apparently not the easiest person in the world with which one could deal.