Every time I drive past the old Borden Chinese cemetery on Avenue 12, I think of Man Wah Chan. He was buried there in 1890, but it took a while for his dust to settle peacefully.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
If you’re reading this, though the day isn’t over, the Mayan prediction of the apocalypse has foretold one thing: Their calendar is wrong.
“Bless them which persecute you: bless and curse not.”
— Romans 12:14
As this is being written, it’s already Dec. 21, 2012, in London, England, and a quick check with The Associated Press reveals London has not disappeared or blown itself to smithereens.
By Cristal Rivera of Madera South High School
One of our readers, a Social Security recipient, reports a scam attempt. Someone calling himself Tim McCrae (240-582-1337 Ext. 135) called her and her husband’s home Tuesday.
Twenty young children shot to death. Six adults killed. Sandy Hook Elementary School, Newtown, Conn.