Many historical landmarks dot the landscape of Madera, and one of these is an establishment on the corner of Gateway Drive and 1st Street that for decades was called Skeeko’s.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
Starting off at the head of the class. This meager scribe was surprised and happy to receive an email from my former Madera High biology teacher, Norma Mastin.
A U.S. tourist in Ireland marveled when he spotted familiar bottles of American beer behind the counter of a pub. “I see you have Bud Light over here now,” he commented.
“Whosoever hath, to him shall be given, and he shall have more abundance.”
— Matthew 13:12
According to the Chinese Zodiac, this is the Year of the Dragon, and it is interesting that the Year of the Dragon is the only year named after a creature that doesn’t exist.
Recently, some fancy scientific studies have emerged indicating that the Freshman 15 — a popular conception that the average student gains 15 pounds during her freshman year of college — was nothing more tha
If you love coupons like I do, you probably already snagged your copy of the 2012 Entertainment book, filled with coupons for local restaurants, movie theaters, family fun centers, hotels and more.