Category: Articles

10 Hurricane Harvey Stories That Will Give You Hope For America

View Original Story: http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-08-30/10-hurricane-harvey-stories-will-give-you-hope-america by Tyler Durden, zerohedge.com Authored by Daisy Luther via The Organic Prepper blog, While it’s true there are a lot of stories about division and heartlessness, there are many stories coming out of storm-torn Texas that will give you hope for humanity again. Kindness and love […]

Good Samaritans Jump In Canal To Rescue Elderly Man Trapped In Truck

sunnyskyz.com: July 21, 2017 http://www.sunnyskyz.com/good-news/2311/Good-Samaritans-Jump-In-Canal-To-Rescue-Elderly-Man-Trapped-In-Truck#GkOgvxfSSQ5aZW8c.99 Norman LaBarge, 79, of Tremonton, Utah, is grateful for the three good Samaritans that came to his aid Wednesday after he drove his truck into a canal on state Route 30. LaBarge is diabetic and said his blood sugar had gotten a little low, […]

‘Just you wait’: Man keeps promise to marry preschool sweetheart, 20 years later

by Brianna Bernath, TODAY: June 30, 2017 http://www.today.com/news/20-years-later-these-preschool-sweethearts-got-married-t113358 Nearly 20 years ago, a 3-year-old Matt Grodsky stood up in front of his entire preschool class, declaring that he would one day marry classmate Laura Scheel. And then on December 30, 2016, he did. The two, both now 23 years […]

VIDEO: Man spreads positivity across the U.S.

by Sheeka Sanahori, USA Today: July 21, 2017   FOLLOW LINK FOR VIDEO: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/humankind/2017/07/19/traveler-determined-spread-positivity-across-america/489522001/  JACKSON, Miss. — His sign says, “Hi my name is Big Dave.” He scours coffee shops, beaches, and anywhere else there will likely be a crowd. He’s looking for three things: A hug, a high five, […]

‘I missed my nap for this’: 101-year-old sprinter breaks 100-meter dash record

By Marissa Payne, Washington Post: July 15, 2017 https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/early-lead/wp/2017/07/15/i-missed-my-nap-for-this-101-year-old-sprinter-breaks-100-meter-dash-record/?utm_term=.d26dbd8b7a57   Watch your back, Usain Bolt — there’s a new 100-meter dash superstar and she looks unstoppable. Meet 101-year-old Julia “Hurricane” Hawkins, who on Saturday became the oldest female athlete to ever compete in the USA Track and Field Outdoors Masters […]

Strangers step up after man with Down syndrome loses home, movie collection

By JENNIFER EARL, CBS NEWS: July 12, 2017 http://www.cbsnews.com/news/strangers-step-up-after-man-with-down-syndrome-loses-home-movie-collection/ As a raging wildfire closed in on their Oroville, California, home on Saturday, Steve and Vicki Orsillo knew they only had about 20 minutes to evacuate. They quickly gathered their valuables — photographs, important documents and a small suitcase full of clothes. But Mark […]

Things Aren’t As Bad As They Seem – An Optimist’s View of the World

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/kaia-roman/things-arent-as-bad-as-th_b_11085220.html A WONDERFUL piece from Kaia Roman from the Huffington Post about rising above the bad news in today’s world! This is what Some Positive Space is all about. By Kaia Roman, Huffington Post Bad news abounds these days. Violence. Hate. War. Terrorism. Environmental destruction. Political insanity. It […]

Welcome to Some Positive Space!

Hello, everyone! I’m incredibly excited to announce the launch of a brand new, different kind of news blog: Some Positive Space. I think I first decided I wanted to become a journalist when I was watching the nightly news with my family. Watching it, I was just very […]