MADERA ACRES — A home in the 26000 block of Avenue 18A near Vine Road was destroyed and a family of three displaced by a fast-moving fire that started in the garage, according to investigators.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
The body of a young Hispanic man was found on the side of Road 27 near Ellis Street shortly after noon Sunday.
Organizers of an annual fundraiser in its second year were pleased with the higher turnout and amount that will be used to help three local charities.
Man who asked for medical help missing
A 2003 Madera High School graduate will study Portuguese and mathematics in Mozambique, a small country in southeast Africa, next school year thanks to a National Security Education Program.
Several getaway packages are being auctioned this year at the Crime Stoppers’ annual June Jam event, which raises money to fund rewards for tipsters.
A 19-year-old woman crashed through the front window of a home on Beechwood Road, north of Avenue 12, Friday after she felt dizzy and lost control of her car, the California Highway Patrol said.