Though not much of a soccer fan, I was mesmerized by the match between our U.S. ladies and Canadian counterparts Monday afternoon with the winner playing World Champion Japan for the gold medal Thursday.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
RED LIGHT DISTRICT — The petition of F.H. Floto setting forth the fact that the redlight district was a detriment to him in the sale of his property was read.
It was bound to happen.
Players are bailing out of the Penn State football program like a batter crowding the plate when Steven Strasburg is tossing chin music.
The other day I went to the doctor’s office for a blood test, and it took three people to find a vein that would give enough blood. That isn’t particularly unusual. I have shy veins.
By Anne Skinner
Now that it’s summer and the garden is under way, let’s take time to focus on the gardener.
Think of Jamaica, and it conjures images of a laid-back beach paradise. Reggae music blaring through Kingston, dread-locked Rastafarians and voodoo practitioners are stereotypes that abound.
The warnings are up — work is about to begin on the improvements planned for 4th Street.