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.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Students of the month given movie tickets, dinner
A school cafeteria opened later than usual to feed 1,500 people — James Monroe Elementary students and their families — in a community-wide effort to spread holiday cheer.
A Fresno man who went missing for six days was returned to his family this week and authorities said they’re on the hunt for three Hispanic men allegedly responsible for kidnapping him.
Twenty-two candidates have filed notices of intention to run in the 2014 elections for the wide range of county offices that will be open.
For most people, watching the display at the corner of Lemon Tree Drive and Almond Avenue brings back memories of their Christmases past.
Tioga and Glacier Point roads in Yosemite National Park are closed for the season, park officials announced Thursday, due to snowy and icy conditions left by storms that passed through the area over the last