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Ray & Joan
5 hours ago
At A Day of Authors 2017 in Fullerton, California this past weekend, I met a wonderful woman who said her brother-in-law had gone to elementary school in Newport, Minnesota with Joan Kroc. Well, today she produced photographic evidence of that. (Not that I didn't believe her.) Joan's in the first row, fifth from left. ... See MoreSee Less
2 days ago
Nice write-up of Albert Okra, owner of Juan Pollo and the McDonald's Museum in San Bernardino: ... See MoreSee Less
One Fast Food Fanatic’s Quest to Make His Chicken Chain the Next McDonald’s
Albert Okura lives and breathes the legend of Ray Kroc – he even bought the first McDonald’s location – and he won’t stop until his own franchise is a household name.
Thanks to: Riverside Art Museum, A Day of Authors in fabulous Fullerton and Laguna Beach Books for three great events this past weekend! Writers need readers and fabulous venues like all of yours. ... See MoreSee Less
3 days ago
Ray & Joan shared a link. ... See MoreSee Less
94-year-old woman celebrates 44 years working at McDonald's
One 94-year-old woman is celebrating 44 years behind the counter at McDonald's. "When I started, I didn't start to stay," Loraine Maurer told ABC News, adding that she started working at McDonald's in...
7 days ago
Joan Kroc, of course, set an enormous bar with her largest-ever gift to NPR: ... See MoreSee Less
What’s a major gift in public media? Depends on who you ask
At most stations, individuals who contribute at least $1,000 cumulatively over a year are considered major donors. But outside of public media, major gifts involve much larger donations.