By Madalyn Mendoza, mySanAntonio.com Published 8:34 am CDT, Tuesday, April 16, 2019 Start your Selena day with a chorizo con huevo taco During an interview, Selena joked that a perfume she was working on would smell like a "chorizo con huevo" breakfast taco. Considering how quickly she defaulted to the combination, chorizo con huevo could have possibly been her go-to order. Just about any San Antonio taqueria will be able to whip up the morning staple. less Start your Selena day with a chorizo con huevo taco During an interview, Selena joked that a perfume she was working on would smell like a "chorizo con huevo" breakfast taco. Considering how quickly she ... more Photo: Edward A. Ornelas, San Antonio Express-News Photo: Edward A. Ornelas, San Antonio Express-News Image 1 … [Read more...] about Selena would have been 48 years old today
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By Jonathan Lansner | [email protected] | Orange County RegisterPUBLISHED: March 25, 2019 at 7:38 am | UPDATED: March 25, 2019 at 9:35 am On March 25, 1911, Fannie Lansner — an immigrant from Lithuania and a supervisor at the Triangle Waist Co. — directed co-workers out of the burning building, but her actions prevented her own timely exit. She was just 21. Apr. 1, 2011 – BROWN BROTHERS On March 25, 1911, a fire broke out in the Triangle Waist Factory in New York’s Greenwich Village. Workers tried to make their way downstairs, but the doors on their floor were always locked and the fire escape soon crumpled. Pictured: Women sitting at sewing machines in a factory, with piles of white fabric in front of them. A sign attached to the ceiling at the back says ”Fire Escape” and has a hand pointing to a window. (Credit Image: Minneapolis Star Tribune/ZUMAPRESS.com) SoundThe gallery will resume insecondsFILE – In this March 25, 1911 file photo, … [Read more...] about Triangle Factory fire deaths, 108 years ago today, remind us capitalism is by no means perfect
PUBLISHED: 07:00 28 December 2018 Jessica Hill From left to right Robert Manning, John Manning, Wendy Manning of Maud's Attic Archant With their four different stores all on the same street, the Mannings have probably done more than any other family to boost Ipswich’s independent retail offering. Despite the doom and gloom that hangs over the sector, for them, business has been booming.The family has owned The House in Town and Maud’s Attic for the last 22 years, and recently opened Merchant House Interiors, plus the pop-up Harry Potter store selling memorabilia from the legendary book and film - all along Ipswich’s St Peter’s Street, which is now bustling with independent traders.Matriarch Wendy Childs has managed to maintain her business through some of the toughest trading conditions over the last two decades. She started her shop Maud’s Attic, 22 years ago when there was only one other retail shop along St Peters Street. … [Read more...] about The Ipswich retail family who say it’s easier to trade now than it was 20 years ago
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December 21 marks the 50th anniversary of NASA’s Apollo 8 moon mission, which was the first crewed flight to the moon. Humanity has since racked up an impressive list of firsts in human and robotic spaceflight. Our spacecraft have visited every planet in the solar system, reached interstellar space, sampled comets and asteroids, enabled astronauts to live in orbit for two decades, and more. The year 1968 is not exactly remembered as a great time in the US, let alone on Earth. “There was the Vietnam War going on, it was not a popular war, especially with the younger people,” Jim Lovell, a retired NASA astronaut, previously told Business Insider. “There were riots, there were two assassinations of prominent people during that period, and so things were looking kind of bad in this country.” But Lovell and his fellow crew members’ unprecedented mission to the moon – Apollo 8 – brought much of America and the world together. They entered … [Read more...] about Humanity has racked up extraordinary feats of spaceflight since NASA’s first moon mission 50 years ago. Here are the greatest hits.