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TULSA, Oklahoma. – A teacher from Oklahoma Virtual Charter Academy recently posted authors for her entire freshman class. In the past school year, Kelly Pruett realized that her students across the state were struggling to cope with the coronavirus. She wanted to cheer them up and offer them an activity to show how they can …

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (WATE) – Community members and parents at Northview Academy sing the praises of the Austin-East football team after showing kindness and sportsmanship in the midst of a situation emergency in their return match. An emergency evacuation from the Austin East football field in the middle of their homecoming game was not what we …

I recently heard a very amazing new version of “What the World Needs Now”, a song I haven’t heard since the mid-1960s. It’s hard to imagine how Shelbie Rassler, a music student at the Boston Conservatory at Berklee, was recently able to put together this virtual composition with 70 musicians located in different parts of …

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) – A Colorado Springs family sheds light on a difficult situation. On Sunday, the “Share Benny’s Kindness” organization held its first fundraiser near Palmer Park Boulevard and North Academy Boulevard in Colorado Springs. Benny Nandin was killed on the job in February 2020; months later, police announced and identified two suspects …

Ruthie Fawn Kindness was last seen in Parkland on February 3, 2011, according to the Washington State Patrol. His case will be featured on In Pursuit with John Walsh on Wednesday at 7 p.m. PDT. Courtesy of Discovery Channel The 2011 disappearance of a Parkland woman will be featured on Wednesday in a segment of …

Four days after the horrific attacks of September 11, 2001, Balbir Singh Sodhi was planting flowers on the edge of the gas station he owned in Mesa when a person, enraged by anti-immigrant sentiments and allegedly seeking revenge for the assaults, shot and killed Sodhi. The man would later shoot a Lebanese-American fuel clerk, thankfully …

KEARNEYSVILLE – Justin Souders recently completed construction of an accessible fishing pier for his father, Gary Souders, and grandfather, Charles “Bill” Barber, or “Pap”, so the three of them could fish. During the weeks-long process of building the dock, Justin said he didn’t know his wife was taking so many photos and videos – only …

It is hard to think of a time in the past fifty years when the world has been simultaneously rocked by so many terrible crises. Pandemics, natural disasters, refugee emergencies, global warming, social injustice: the list goes on and on. Many business-backed initiatives have been launched to attack each of these terrible phenomena individually, but …

Susan Thompson-Gaines wants to spread kindness. This weekend, she’s doing it through a big garage sale at her Arlington home. Susan Thompson-Gaines holds the box of cuteness ideas a young neighbor made for her Kindness garage sale in Arlington OMCP / Sandy Kozel Susan Thompson-Gaines’ reflection can be seen in the window of the Little …

“Ted Lasso” was a show I never thought I’d watch let alone fall in love with. I’d heard about the show mostly from older people around the world (those over 30), so I naturally assumed it was like hair receding, Sony’s Walkman, or Tim Allen: something something that I wouldn’t have quite understood. Regardless of …