Six children, whose parents visit Madera Community Hospital often, were treated to an afternoon Christmas party where they played, received gifts, ate lunch and heard the Christian Nativity story.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
The Sikh community of Madera brought together more than 100 locals of different faiths for a candlelight vigil in memory of the slain children of Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.
FRESNO (AP) — California residents and farmers can expect to receive more of the water they requested for next year, thanks to early storms that replenished reservoirs and built up the snowpack.
FRESNO (AP) — Tom Cullinan has been named president and publisher of The Fresno Bee.
Dazzling Christmas lights have been shining at the Children’s Museum at James Monroe Elementary School, adding to the city’s traditional holiday glitter.
Folks who were at the Madera Elks Lodge Tuesday for their regular bingo night got a surprise, and it was not an unexpected shout of “Bingo.”
Alpha School sixth-grader Michelle Godoy-Pena was named Sunrise Rotary Student of the Month at the service club’s morning meeting Wednesday.