A 3,000 square foot Union Kitchen Grocery store is coming to the ground floor of the revamped Ballston Quarter mall, at the corner of Wilson Blvd and N. Randolph Street, while a Compass Coffee cafe will also be opening in the mall. [Washington Business Journal]Wheels Stolen Off the Lot at Dealership Someone stole tires from three vehicles parked in the lot of a car dealership on Lee Highway just after midnight Wednesday.
After school every day in middle school and high school, I would go straight to practice, come home tired, eat, do homework and sleep, like all my friends did that played sports. Then we discovered this entire world of people who didn’t play sports and went home and instead hung out and smoked pot and all this stuff. The athletes discovered it, and so all these different cultures meshed and were brought together by smoking..
We didn think much more of it until the next day when we came across a post on Gothamist which suggested that the lines in front of Apple stores were packed with straw buyers purchasing iPhones for the Chinese Mafia. The article pointed to “Filmmaker and professional fun haver” Casey Neistadt, a tech fan who has chronicled the annual frenzy over iPhone releases for the past few years. Neistadt was struck with the observation that, when the doors finally opened, what he saw among those who had doggedly waited for days to buy the new iPhone was not the excitement fans finally getting their new toy, but a new grim determination of people who had a task to accomplish and just wanted to get it over with.
VERNAL TheViolent Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (VFAST) is searching for 61 year oldCharles Eugene Bowman who is wanted for the death of his wife. The United States Marshals Service says Bowman was last seen in Vernal, Utah camping six miles west of town on Friday, July 6th. Before then he was seen in Evanston, WY on June 30th where he was caught on camera at a Maverik gas station.
My family album is a history of our family. We have a history In these albums where the records are there for all the joys and sorrows of our family; the vacations, the births, the marriages, and the deaths. If someone asks, “What year did we go to the trip out West?”, or “What year did we go to Costa Rica?”, or “When did we make that trip to Puerto Rico?”, we can find those photos quickly..
Another issue for them may be trying to figure out how to hold onto their native culture and still adopt some of the ways of the English culture so that they can better adapt to their surroundings. This can be a very confusing and frustrating experience, especially when they are constantly surrounded by the second culture on a day to day basis. It could also be that the English language learners are forced to forget their native culture altogether.