When terrorists bombed the finish line of the Boston Marathon in April 2013, I set a goal to run a marathon in a Boston Qualifying (BQ) time to be able to enter the prestigious race.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
Look up the noun “advent” in the New Oxford American Dictionary and you will read: “the arrival of a notable person, thing, or event.” The roots of the word in Latin mean “to come” or “coming.”
Drug-makers have come up with new concoctions that purport to cure alcoholism, which may be a good thing for some drunks. That is because the only cure for alcoholism until now has been abstention.
Canning jars are not only used for preserves and pickles, they are also used for crafts and as containers for gifts of food and mixes of ingredients for baked items and soups.
This scribe, like many Maderans, lost a dear friend this week. Tom Schoettler left us Sunday night to undoubtedly check the wheels on the good Lord’s chariot or the tires on St.
The cat stayed in the house or the garage during the rains we’ve had the past few days. She is not an animal that enjoys being wet.
The futures price for crude oil at the end of last week was $57.81. That’s down from $70 Dec. 1. Not all that long ago, the price was more than $100 per barrel.