Madera’s first-ever ArtsFest, an event to promote art in Madera County, is set to feature a carnival-type atmosphere with free hands-on activities for children, performances and food, organizers said.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
By Jason Dearen and Garance Burke
A celebration of all Madera High School graduates drew alumni to Appellation California, where hundreds ate, drank, listened and danced to live music and shopped.
Groundwork for the June 3 Consolidated Statewide Direct Primary Election has Madera County Elections Department staff testing ballot counting machines and training poll workers this week.
Madera High School senior Abraham Alamari turned down two admission offers from prestigious universities to “stay in the Central Valley and literally build a stronger community.” Tied for eighth rank, in a c
Stephanie Rae Whitaker and David Matthew Lee were wed March 22, 2014, at Hillcrest Tree Farm in Reedley. Kenneth Lee the groom’s grandfather, officiated.
In honor of sacrifices made by local veterans, a number of traditional, patriotic events are scheduled in Madera on Memorial Day to celebrate and remember.