The temperature was in triple digits as we drove eastward from the shore of the Salton Sea to what is known as Slab City. It was hot even for this lover of the desert.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
Anyone who thinks of Memorial Day as just the first holiday of summer or the Indianapolis 500 needs to put a little more thought into it.
“Let there be many windows to your Soul, that all the glory of the world may beautify it.”
— Ella Wheeler Wilcox
In the early 20th century, it looked as if fate was going to smile on the Manfredis forever. The two brothers and their wives were sharing the good life in the Howard District.
What a Blast. Bally’s, the exercise and fitness center, was recently taken over by Blast Fitness of Houston, Fresno and other places.
"If you want the truth to go round the world you must hire an express train to pull it; but if you want a lie to go round the world it will fly; it is as light as a feather, and a breath will carry it.”
Many Christians will celebrate the birthday of their religion this Sunday, better known as Pentecost. Fittingly enough, this holy day has a Jewish origin and a Greek name.