A 20-year-old man thought to have robbed dozens of homes is in Madera County Jail after he and a 13-year-old accomplice were allegedly thwarted by Madera Police Department officers during an attempted break-
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
200 attend luncheon
An annual luncheon to raise money for scholarships and other charities drew more than 200 people to the Italo-American Club’s social hall on Wednesday.
A local nonprofit group that celebrates mothers every year with a tea party is taking nominations for the Mother of the Year award.
Organizers of a film screening and discussion hope to address the issue of teen pregnancy and get conversations between parents and their children started about the topic.
Although more than 50 teams have registered for American Cancer Society’s Madera Relay For Life this year, the committee continues to seek more entries.
B-17 fans can buy rides and help support foundation
Part 1 of 2 on the historic B-17 bomber, “Memphis Belle,” that will land April 14 in Fresno for public tours.
The bullet train ran through the Madera County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, splitting it along ideological lines.