For years she worked as a waitress and a cleaner: how a Ukrainian woman in the USA decided to change her profession at the age of 49

The relevance of the well-known proverb that it is never too late to learn was proved by Yaroslava Tkachuk by her own example. At the age of 49, a Ukrainian woman who has cleaned houses in the United States for years, completed a course and passed the exam for an American realtor's license. This is stated in the video clip Voices ...

The man lost 86 kg thanks to a deal he made with children

As Josh Gretz's career progressed, he took on larger projects. But this often meant that he skipped exercise and ate not very healthy foods. Reflecting on his life before his 37th birthday, he realized that his self-esteem was not quite ...

History of Coconut Grove

The first association with Coconut Grove is an arts festival. In this exhibition, you will learn about the incredible transformation of Coconut Grove into a fountain of creativity. Dozens of photographs will help paint a picture of the thriving art community of the 60s, as well as future creative endeavors. Prepare to leave the exhibition with a brand new ...

San Francisco Historical Tour

With over 400 buildings on the National Register of Historic Places - the official government list of neighborhoods, places, buildings, structures, and sites deemed worth preserving because of their historical significance - this clipping walking tour led by local jazz singer Pam ...

Sign Mysteries: History of the US Dollar Symbol $

We all know the designation of the American dollar sign - $ - but the history of its origin is rather mysterious. The N + 1 edition together with the historian Artem Efimov decided to reveal the secret. It turned out that the $ sign means not only the dollar, but also many other currencies, including ...

Air hostesses were not always on planes: when they began to be hired, and how requirements for them changed

The profession of a flight attendant has always caused genuine delight among travelers. Men admired their sophistication and beauty, and women envied their lifestyle, which involved endless trips, staying in expensive hotels and relaxing on azure beaches, writes Lenta.ru. However, in reality, the work of flight attendants at least ...

XNUMX interesting historical facts about US immigration

The USA is a country with a rich and long history. There have been ups and downs during its existence, but it has learned from its mistakes and has become the most influential country in the world. 7 little-known but interesting facts about the USA were collected by the Voice of America. ...

Ten strongest earthquakes in California history

California is a seismically active area, and fears of strong earthquakes are always relevant here. Researchers have an extensive historical database of powerful seismic shocks in California, which is also called the center of earthquakes in the United States. GOBankingRates has compiled a list of 10 ...

Why and how to come up with a lottery with green cards

In the mid-1980s, the Irish problem existed in the United States. Hundreds of thousands of Irish migrants flocked to the United States to escape the economic crisis. Few of them had relatives or work in America, which would give them the right to apply for a green card. ...

Exhibition 'History of South Florida'

The history of South Florida is the story of people in a unique environment. It began over 10 years ago with the arrival of the prehistoric Indians and continues to today's multicultural metropolis. For centuries, this story has been characterized by the arrival - immigration to the region of people from ...

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