A Madera man narrowly escaped death after he confronted and pointed a handgun at an off-duty officer of The California Highway Patrol.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
The number of people arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol during the Christmas holiday weekend increased locally and statewide, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The natives of a small indigenous town in southwestern Mexico are set to celebrate their patron saint in Madera much in the same way as they did when they still lived south of the border.
The Salvation Army received more than $600 from Round Table restaurant earlier this month.
Fernando Leon of Madera was arrested around Dec. 23 in Madera County on suspicion of assault.
After four years of managing her husband’s trucking business, Reyna Villegas decided to open her own business specializing in providing a variety of legal service to the Madera community.
While the Holy Family Table heated hearts and stomachs on Christmas Eve, the Optimist Club worked to keep bodies warm long after they exited Griffin Hall.