Tuesday is the day set aside for lovers. Valentine’s Day hearts, candy, flowers; all the things retailers hope consumers will buy to improve their bottom line. How do you say “I love you?”
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
One morning after Mass, a little boy supposedly announced, “Mom, I want to be a priest when I grow up!”
“That’s fine with me,” she replied, “but why?”
The cat and the dog at our house have a mutual dislike of each other, characterized by loud barking, sinister hisses and an ever-present threat of violence.
The year was 1903, and the young Italian was headed to Madera from Firebaugh. He had been working for Miller and Lux for a year when he caught the news that the Madera Sugar Pine Lumber Co.
"Chances Are." A pretty good song by Johnny Mathis, but when it came to raising some much needed funds for local Marine Cpl.
“A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels.”
— Proverbs 1:5
Wow, the Stallions are lovin’ this spring-like weather and it’s making them do crazy things. This week we are hosting Sports Madness Week to honor winter athletes.