Category Archives: United States News

Benjy’s Turns Local, K&Z Buffalo Speedway Closes

Benjy’s, 2424 Dunstan, closed back in March after the pandemic restrictions were instituted regarding restaurant dining. Benjy Levit’s last location of his eponymous restaurant will not reopen. Instead, the space is being transformed into a Local Foods and Local Foods Market, another of Levit’s concepts. It is expected to open this December. In mid-March, Levit… Read More »

Pandemic leads to new friendship between UPS driver, 4-year-old boy

FRANCIOTTI HAS MORE. >> HARRY HAS ALWAYS LOVED UPS TRUCKS. I DO NOT KNOW. HE IS JUST FASCINATED BY THEM. REPORTER: FOR FOUR-YEAR-OLD HARRY, THIS ISN’T A HALLOWEEN COSTUME. IT’S WHAT HE WEARS EVERY DAY SO THAT HE COULD BE LIKE JUST LIKE HIS FRIEND KEVIN. HIS BUDDY. THE EBERLE FAMILY MOVED TO FREDERICK IN… Read More »

Ghost Stories of America: Restaurant workers recall mysteries of former home

Ghost Stories of America: Restaurant workers recall mysteries of former home Updated: 2:44 AM CDT Oct 30, 2020 It’s Halloween season, so we’re revisiting spooky stories from yesteryear.In Merrimack, New Hampshire, a restaurant called “The Common Man” was formerly the home to Matthew Thornton, one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence. The restaurant… Read More »

Tanzania’s president poised to be declared election winner

DODOMA, Tanzania (AP) — Tanzania’s president is poised to be declared the winner of Wednesday’s election despite allegations of widespread fraud. The ruling party appears to have secured the two-thirds majority in parliament required to change the constitution. The electoral commission says populist President John Magufuli has 83% of votes with 60% of ballots counted.… Read More »

Muere el gran provocador, Arturo Rivera

CIUDAD DE MÉXICO. Provocador, no complaciente, severo con su trabajo, apasionado, leal a la pintura, temperamental, inquietante, misterioso, cuestionador, inasible, complejo, brillante, explosivo. Todo esto era el pintor Arturo Rivera (1945-2020), quien murió ayer a los 75 años víctima de una hemorragia cerebral, en un hospital de la colonia Escandón. El creador de un universo… Read More »