1,200 in Madera for 24-hour event to benefit cancer society
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Local author Larry Lihosit, a former Madera County Development Services Engineer, will speak at the Madera County Library main branch on Thursday to explain how to write a memoir.
The Cinco de Mayo holiday weekend passed quietly with no major incidents, according to Madera police.
Funds raised benefit Breakfast Lions community projects
Organizers of the second Brewfest in Madera were happy with a better turnout that drew nearly 350 people.
In what has become an annual tradition, the Madera Breakfast Lions hosted this year’s scholarship recipients and their families at the organization’s weekly meeting at Madera Municipal Golf Course.
The Chukchansi Indian Tribal Council has announced the recipients of this year’s Community Grant Program, and ten organizations from Madera landed the lion’s share of the money.
Two motorists were injured when they were involved in a seven-car pileup on State Route 99 Friday evening at about 6 p.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.