The Madera County Arts Council this week made public its plans to put a center for the arts in downtown Madera, using money from a $2.5 million from a grant received about two years ago from the Elaine Secar
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
Thank goodness. Tonight we put an end to approximately four months of Daylight Wasting Time. What we have done with sunlight since Nov.
Last week’s column asked for the community’s support for The Madera Tribune. I neglected to tell you that Saturday was a big anniversary of this publication.
Few of the 300 writings by ancient Greek philosopher Epicurus survive today. One paradox said to be his we know only through an early Christian writer in North Africa, Lucius Lactantius (A.D. 250-325).
“And let none of you imagine evil in your hearts against his neighbor; and love not false oath: for all these are things that I hate.”
— Zechariah 8:17
John Robert Nichols has been given credit for being the first Anglo settler in the Fresno Flats area, arriving there in 1858. Located near the head of the Fresno River, White Ash trees abounded.
My gal and I have just returned from the desert — but not “that desert.” I surprised her with a stay at the Mirage in Las Vegas. The same place we stayed on our 25th anniversary a long time ago.