The Madera District Fair will be held Sept. 10 through 13. There will be some special food contests, including the new locally grown pies and tamales contests, plus the ever-popular salsa contest.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
Well, since there are a couple dozen (almost) folks running for president, let’s start off with this.
MADERA GRADUATES BID FARE-WELL — Graduating seniors Ava Cruz and Omar Divina led the class of 1990 in saying goodbye to Madera High School.
The state of Maryland has exhibited a moment of sanity: The so-called “free range” parents of Silver Springs will not be charged with child neglect, according to the Associated Press.
“The democratic aspiration is no mere recent phase in human history ... It was written in the Magna Carta.”
— Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 1941
Extending my apologies to my childhood heart-throb Paul McCartney and to Sgt. Pepper but “it was 20 years ago today, Madera Tribune allowed Tami Jo to play…”
“What is man, that thou shouldest magnify him? and that thou shouldest set thine heart upon him.” — Job 7:17