Happy Birthday, Los Angeles

Happy Birthday, Los Angeles

The city of Los Angeles was founded on September 4, 1781, by a diverse group of 44 settlers (pobladores). They called the city El Pueblo de Nuestra Señora la Reina de los Ángeles de Porciúncula (English: The Town of Our Lady the Queen of the Angels of Porciúncula)....
Mermaid Museum Opens Near Ocean City, Maryland

Mermaid Museum Opens Near Ocean City, Maryland

The new Mermaid Museum in Berlin, Maryland, blends history, pop culture, and folklore and features a Feejee mermaid—”a half-monkey, half-fish taxidermy model promoted as authentic by 19th-century showman P.T. Barnum.” Read more