The independence day of the United States, also known as 4th of July, is a federal holiday. The 4th of July holiday is a day of great celebration in the United States to remember the Declaration of Independence made on July 4th, 1776.
This day’s significance comes from the declaration of independence by thirteen American colonies from the British Empire to form a new nation, the United States of America. The day is marked by celebrations, fireworks, public and private events across the country. This day is also very special for veterans.
History and Background of 4th of July
The American colonies were legally separated from the British Empire on July 2nd, 1776. However, Congress approved the Declaration of Independence, the document explaining the decision to separate and form a new nation known as the United States of America, on the 4th of July. There is dispute among many historians on the date of approval of the Declaration of Independence. The prominent leaders who authored and approved the document included Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, and Benjamin Franklin. John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, both served as presidents of the United States and both died on the 50th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence, on July 4th, 1826.
Independence Day Events
Independence day is marked by several patriotic events and displays of honor. Most of the federal and state institutions are closed on the 4th of July. The nation’s leaders including the President of the United States, deliver messages to the public on this day. Most people celebrate the Independence Day with their family and friends by organizing picnics, fireworks and other outdoor events. The 4th of July is typically celebrated on a long weekend, allowing people to travel and meet families. It is also one of the busiest travel day, both by road and air.
Jose Espinoza – A Veteran Business Owner
The 4th of July is also day of great importance for veterans who served the country. They are also remembered and honored in many of the events organized around the 4th of July. Many veterans have also started successful businesses. The military experience gives veterans the ideal launching pad for starting businesses. Customers typically respond positively and trust the businesses owned by veterans.
Jose Espinoza owns E & R Auto Wrecking in Modesto, California. Jose served in the US Army for 18 years. He left the Army after attaining the rank of a Captain. He runs his business with his wife Ricardo Garcia with the same passion, excellence and attention to detail he showed while serving the country. Jose earned degrees in business administration before starting his business venture. Jose’s passion and ambition for excellence have helped him run a successful business.
E & R Auto Wrecking – A Success Story
The E & R Auto Wrecking specializes in metal recycling by fine tuning 85 percent of the metal from wrecked cars. The business delivers great value to its customers who are selling or buying vehicles or parts. The business maintains an inventory of about 250 cars. The company’s web site offers search capability to find parts for specific models. The business thrives with the energy, enthusiasm and hard work from the owner Jose Espinoza and his great team at E & R Auto Wrecking.
E & R Auto Wrecking buys decommissioned vehicles, dismantles the vehicles and then sells useful parts to customers. The parts that are not useful are recycled. E & R Auto Wrecking buys cars regardless of its condition. The company follows green practices in its wrecking and recycling processes.
Auto Parts Available for Sale
The company’s customers can search and order parts from its website. A partial list of parts available includes Engine, Throttle Body, Air Cleaner, Air Flow Meter, AC Air Compressor, Alternator, Starter Motor, Power Steering Pump, Distributor, Fan, Electric Cooling Motor, Coolant Recovery Bottle, Condenser, Transmission Assembly, Brake Light, Avoidance Lamp, Front Bumper Assembly, Fenders, Door Mirrors, Front Doors, Rear Doors, Rear Glass/Window, Rear Vent Glass/Window, Quarter Glass/Window, Back Glass/Window, Front Door Regulator, Heater, H/C Control, Audio & Visual Equip, Air Bag, Steering Column, Speedometer, Beam Axle and Rear Spindle, among others.
Americans celebrate Independence Day with great passion on the 4th of July every year. Jose Espinoza, a veteran business owner runs his E & R Auto Wrecking Company with the same passion and drive he possessed while serving his country.