Merced County Times Newspaper
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Dangerous driving is making our streets unsafe

Lately I have been seeing something out on the road that scares me to pieces and I just can't keep quiet about it. Traffic signals have three elements, green, yellow and red colors. We should know what they mean but in case you slept through driver's education class in school, here's a brief explanation. When a light is green it means you…

Young People May Think Old People Aren’t Smart

As we get older, we get the impression young people feel we are not smart. Not true! It is just that our brains are on overload. Remember, we are pre-computer, pre-cell phone, pre-automatic transmissions, pre-pumping your own gas, pre-automatic checkouts, and pre-fast food. There was a time when we had to fix our own cars, and we…