Next Love Madera day on Sept. 21
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Cites lack of prosecutions for jail crimes in final report
Police to patrol for careless drivers, riders
In a major project of Love Madera Day, the Vern McCullogh Fresno River Trail saw nearly 500 volunteers arrive to clean up the trail and riverbed and make landscape improvements.
An annual sale to raise money for local charities drew more people than ever to Holy Spouses Hall on Saturday. More than 300 people attended, organizers said.
The Dog Park at Rotary Park on Gateway Drive saw many improvements made during a morning of landscaping and tree planting.
A large-scale prostitution sting conducted by the Madera Police Department earlier this week brought in an illegally-modified firearm, nine suspected prostitutes including a transsexual man, and one allegedl