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When you’ve been in business for nearly 40 years and never had a manufacturer’s defect, you’re doing something right. That’s the distinction Albuquerque area roofing company BAC Enterprises … more
Joseph DiBruno doesn’t pull any punches when it comes to describing his more than 30 years in the carpet-cleaning business. “Our commitment today is the same as it was when we started,” he … more
Ken Ehrhart of Albuquerque loves to golf — so much so that he hired local artificial turf dealer Southwest Greens to install a putting green in his back yard and line his golf hitting cage with … more
Don Lovato says that not all flooring dealers are the same. Then again, the New Mexico native would know a thing or two about the ins and outs of the industry. He’s the owner of Carpet Source, … more
You could say that from the moment he was born, Joseph Santangelo Jr.’s future had already been laid out. The son of Italian immigrants Joe and Anna Santangelo, he eventually inherited his … more
On May 31, 1859, the famous tower clock Big Ben rings out over London for the first time. Two months later the bell cracked. It was three years before the clock went into service again. The bell was rotated so that the hammer would strike another surface, but the crack was never repaired. more
On May 20, 1873, San Francisco businessman Levi Strauss and Reno, Nevada, tailor Jacob Davis are given a patent to create work pants reinforced with metal rivets, marking the birth of one of the world's most famous garments: blue jeans. They were originally called "waist overalls." more
On May 18, 1989, in Beijing, 1 million protesters take to the streets calling for a more democratic political system. On June 3, Chinese armed forces stormed Tiananmen Square, killing thousands and arresting over 10,000 protestors in what became known as the Tiananmen Square Massacre. more
You're getting ready for the day and decide to wear a chic blouse paired with your skinny jeans from your favorite designer. You'll be feeling and looking good with minimal effort thanks to … more
“Water is the softest thing, yet it can penetrate mountains and earth. This shows clearly the principle of softness overcoming hardness.” — Lao Tzu • • • “Be who you are and say … more
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