As we begin a new year, we face a national financial crisis that is of unprecedented proportion. Exactly one year ago, I began this column with a nearly identical sentence.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
The Republican debates in New Hampshire and South Carolina have been a source of amusement.
I admit that I was slow to warm up to kale, not because I didn’t like the flavor, but because I didn’t know how to prepare it. I used to try and use the stems, which can be rather tough.
Getting the scoop.
The average American family of four spends about $900 on groceries each month, according to averages calculated in 2011 by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Today there are more than 700 men and women on death row in California. The average wait for an execution is well over 20 years.
The battle for Iwo Jima during World War II is known as one of the most fiercely fought contests in military history. When the shooting was over in March 1945, more than 5,000 U.S.