Chevy models shined as local car enthusiasts from Madera Classic Cars brought their custom cars, hot rods and restored cars and trucks to Lions Town and Country Park on Saturday to benefit the Relay For Life
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
A local university is looking for some young Madera poets who want to turn their writing into dollars.
Dan Whistler, president of Jay Chapel, recognized Les Riffel for 40 years of service to families in Madera. Riffel began his employment at Jay Chapel in April 1973.
Yvonne Ruiz and Eric LiCalsi of Madera have announced plans to wed.
Madera youth staged a local protest this past week to coincide with a national call for immigration reform. About 60 people gathered at Courthouse Park with posters and American flags.
The Modesto judge who is presiding over the murder trials of Dustin Gran and Brittany Navarra issued an angry denunciation of Madera County District Attorney Michael Keitz and his office this week.
The trial of a Madera man, an admitted member of the El Salvador-based Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) gang, will continue next week for the attempted murder of an ex-member.