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.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
“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.
T hroughout the Roaring Twenties, two themes ran concurrently during that decade of questionable prosperity.
As the Doors song leads off, “This is the end,” but not to you good folks.