Today’s Good News: US Teen Creates Website Connecting Ukrainian Refugees With Hosts
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Today’s Good News: US Teen Creates Website Connecting Ukrainian Refugees With Hosts

 A Washington teen has created UkraineTakeShelter.com, a website that connects Ukrainian refugees with homeowners willing to host them. Avi Schiffman came to fame two years ago when he built possibly the most popular website in the world tracking cases of COVID-19. While home during a gap year from his studies at Harvard, the 19-year-old is putting his coding…

Today’s Good News: Dog Saves Store Clerk During Robbery
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Today’s Good News: Dog Saves Store Clerk During Robbery

 A pair of armed robbers rushed into Big A Market in Philadelphia and one of them pointed a gun at the clerk. Security video shows the store manager’s dog jumping on the would-be robber right before the clerk takes out a gun and fires. The store manager believes his dog- whose name is Bullet – kept the…

Today’s Good News: Off-Duty Firefighter Saves Woman’s Home On The Way To The Game
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Today’s Good News: Off-Duty Firefighter Saves Woman’s Home On The Way To The Game

 An off-duty Pasadena fire captain on his way to the NFC championship game in Los Angeles on Sunday stopped to rescue a woman whose house was on fire. Captain William Basulto was taking his son and father to the Rams vs 49ers game when his dad noticed heavy smoke coming from a home while on the…

Today’s Good News: 8 Year Old Saves Choking Stepdad With Heimlich
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Today’s Good News: 8 Year Old Saves Choking Stepdad With Heimlich

 An eight-year-old Florida girl saves her stepdad from choking using the Heimlich maneuver, which she’d just learned two week before. Michael Langston was playing video games in the living room of his Brandenton home when he took a bite of a sandwich and a piece got lodged in his windpipe. His eight-year-old stepdaughter, Peyton wasted no time…

Today’s Good News: Boy Saves His Four Siblings From House Fire
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Today’s Good News: Boy Saves His Four Siblings From House Fire

  An 11-year-old boy is being called a hero for rescuing his four siblings from their burning home. Brody Sims used what his parents had previously taught him about grabbing everyone and running out of the house in case of a fire. Their mom wasn’t home at the time and is grateful her son bravely…

Today’s Good News: Woman Buys Plane Tickets For Stranded Family
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Today’s Good News: Woman Buys Plane Tickets For Stranded Family

 An Alabama woman is being recognized for her extreme kindness for buying plane tickets for a family of five to get back to their home in Texas. While on their way home, a family’s car breaks down in south Alabama. A woman pulls over to help and ends up taking them to the airport and…

Local Holiday Events

Local Holiday Events

2021 Holiday events are coming back! Sacramento Events… Cookies & Cocoa with Santa is a drive-thru experience hosted by the Sacramento Chapter of Jack & Jill of America in Mt. Calvary Church. You can get food directly from the big man on from 10 am until noon Saturday, Dec. 11. Proof of complete vaccination will be…

Today’s Good News: A Secret Santa helps widow and children.
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Today’s Good News: A Secret Santa helps widow and children.

 A Secret Santa in East Idaho has pledged to give out $1-million to deserving residents in the area. Mother of two, Natalia Pihulevych has been struggling since her husband died in a car crash in August, relying heavily on support from her community. Presents from the Secret Santa to the grateful widow: $3-thousand, gift cards and…

Today’s Good News: “Pay What You Feel” Grocery Store Helps With Food Insecurity
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Today’s Good News: “Pay What You Feel” Grocery Store Helps With Food Insecurity

  The Rescued Food Market is a new grocery store in Vancouver, British Columbia, stocked with surplus foods donated from other area grocers. The store connects shoppers who are in need with food that might otherwise end up being thrown away. Patrons can get what they need and when checking out, can decide how much…

Today’s Good News: Apple Watch Helps Man Injured In Accident
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Today’s Good News: Apple Watch Helps Man Injured In Accident

  A man was seriously injured and knocked unconscious in a hit and run accident. The victim’s Apple Watch was set to notify emergency services in the event of a hard fall. His family is grateful for the tech that got him to the hospital sooner, increasing his chance for a successful recovery. Source: LADbible  …

Today’s Good News: Boy In Hospital Makes Friends With Staff Across Street Using Post-Its
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Today’s Good News: Boy In Hospital Makes Friends With Staff Across Street Using Post-Its

 A five-year-old boy stuck in the hospital for brain cancer treatment made new friends thanks to some Post-It notes. Meyer Mixdorf’s mom started by making a smiley face with the sticky notes on the window to cheer him up. Soon the building across the street responded with their own Post-It smiley face and from there,…

Today’s Good News: Amazon Donates Building For Affordable Housing
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Today’s Good News: Amazon Donates Building For Affordable Housing

 Amazon is stepping up to help provide more affordable housing in Arlington, Virginia. The tech giant is donating vacant land valued at $40-million to Arlington County to build more than 550 affordable units. At least 148 of them will be designated for households earning 50% or less of the area’s median income and at least…

Today’s Good News: Paralyzed Woman Walks Down Aisle On Wedding Day
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Today’s Good News: Paralyzed Woman Walks Down Aisle On Wedding Day

  An Indiana woman who was told she would never walk again after being paralyzed in an ATV crash has beaten the odds. Brittney Bedwell spent months in the hospital and in physical therapy following that and her hard work paid off. She recently walked down the aisle at her wedding and even though doctors…