Eleventh grade history students at Madera South High School have begun the new year by focusing on the Great Depression and the 1930s.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
“Hey, ya ol’ hippie” was the greeting someone gave me recently upon seeing yours truly.
Item: According to Capitol Weekly, the backers of some 70 ballot measures are pushing their issues to go before California voters this year, and if even half of them qualify, you can be sure the ele
U.S. GOES TO WAR — Under the light of a new moon, hundreds of U.S. and Allied warplanes hit Iraq and Kuwait with a massive bombing attack as the Jan. 15 deadline for Iraqi withdrawal from Kuwait passed.
Compliments of our son, Michael, nearly a dozen years ago, a small, sleek, blue-eyed cutie with silver fur came bouncing into our lives. Michael had rescued the pup from a fate, not to be mentioned here.
I don’t know if any of you strayed a bit (or a lot, like me) off a typical healthy diet during the holidays, but just in case you did, I thought I’d share some recipes to help you get back on track.
Item: Expresssing frustration over recent mass killings in which guns were used, President Obama is pushing to make it harder for people who are mentally disturbed to obtain guns, and to inc