On the front page of the Madera Tribune, dated Dec. 28, a headline reads, “Locals petition for environment, economic growth.” What an oxymoronic statement!
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Re: The proposed high-speed passenger train service between Fresno and Merced: First I want to say that it’s an excellent idea whose time has come, and I support it 200 percent.
Those who enjoy reading novels where they are familiar with the setting should enjoy a new book by one of Madera’s own.
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It seems to me that the “E” words “Education” and “Enterprise” have been “eroded” in recent years and replaced by a pursuit of “Entertainment.” The spirit of “Sacrifice” has been replaced by “Satisfaction.”
Newspapers would be more interesting to today’s young people if more issues concerning youth were covered. A mass of words in a single long sheet of paper is not very attracting to a teen’s eyes.