FRESNO — Imagine being the only driver on a two-lane asphalt highway as the stark desolation of Death Valley National Park passes on each side and the crystal blue sky stretches up from the horizon.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
The Madera Chamber of Commerce will honor six longtime community members with Lifetime Achievement Awards during its installation dinner Aug. 22.
Entering the ring Saturday night to the theme song from the movie “Rocky,” Renteria’s Boxing Club’s Rocky Richardson didn’t let the crowd of more than 200 down, giving a dominating fight.
Maurice Burress saw a need in Madera and needed a place to continue a hobby he has had since he was 10 years old.
Three neighbors who wanted to get to know each other and those around them better reached a milestone in their quest for a more close-knit community.
Classic cars lined the schoolyard of St.
The smell of damp soil lingered in the air. Carne asada sizzled in large oiled skillets and small lightbulbs faintly lit up handmade clay figurines, woven handbags and western hats.