Children, their mentors and families celebrated the holidays in a party where food and gifts were abundant.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Santa’s last visit Wednesday
A local business, which has hosted a light show every year for the last seven years, decided to dedicate one night during this winter to raise money for the Ronald McDonald House of Charities.
Event set for New Year’s Eve
SACRAMENTO — A state board gave approval Friday for the California High-Speed Rail Authority to start the process of seizing its first piece of property through eminent domain for a $68 billion bullet train.
Inside the Madera County Administrative building, the treasurer-tax collector and auditor-controller offices sit across the hall from each other, department facing department.
About two dozen gifts sit under the Giving Tree at The Vineyard Restaurant in Madera, destined to be unwrapped by children of families who need extra help during the holidays.