The 10-year-old custom of allowing a prayer at the opening of meetings of Madera Unified School District trustees has drawn public fire.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
The Salvation Army today will open a new location in Madera at 1800 Howard Road, the building once occupied by Purl’s Sheet Metal.
Robert (Bob) Madsen, also known as “Mr. Warm and Fuzzy,” will be honored Friday as Grand Marshal of Madera South High School’s 2012 homecoming.
By Juliet Williams
A Jewish holy day of prayer, reflection and fasting concluded on Wednesday evening and some Madera residents observed it.
Failure to yield is being cited as the cause of a two car collision that seriously injured a 12-year-old girl at the intersection of Gateway Drive and Cleveland Avenue, according to Madera Police.
Two men are behind bars— one for stealing a truck, and the other, his roommate, for illegal cultivation of marijuana.