Boy Gives Up Birthday To Throw Party For Police Officers

If you’re looking for an uplifting book, written in really short chapters, please check out Daryn’s new book, “Hope Possible: A Network News Anchor’s Thoughts On Losing Her Job, Finding Love, A New Career, And My Dog, Always My Dog.” You might expect an 11-year-old boy to dream big when it comes to his birthday plans. Jeremie Bordua is not any boy. He chose to spend his birthday throwing a party for police officers. Jeremie tells CBS News’ Steve Hartman that he’s

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Mom Hears Son’s Donated Heart Beat In Little Girl

No one has a bigger heart heart than Heather Clark. When her baby boy, Lukas, passed away at only 18-months in 2013, she was clear on one of the biggest decisions of her life. She wanted to donate his organs. “The only thing I can think of is: I can’t save my own son. Why not save someone else’s,” she told KPNX-TV. That someone else turned out to be a little girl, Jordan Gonzalez, who had her own rough start in life after

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High School Valedictorian Admits Writing Anonymous, Surprising Comments About Classmates On Instagram

Please check out my new book! “Hope Possible: A Network News Anchor’s Thoughts On Losing Her Job, Finding Love, A New Career, And My Dog, Always My Dog.”  Just about everyone at East Valley High School in Spokane, Washington looked up to Konner Sauve. He was the school valedictorian, after all. He waited until his speech at graduation to admit he was behind a mystery that had been perplexing everyone at school for the entire school year. Someone had anonymously started

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About That Time Folks Doing Good Got A Big Award…

You know how it goes…there’s no good news. If it bleeds, it leads. Clearly, that’s not the case here at DarynKagan.com and now traditional news media outlets are getting on board, too. Check out what The Atlantic and National Journal have come up with. They got together with the folks at Allstate and decided to make a big deal out of folks doing good at the grassroots level who are making America a better place. The people who are tackling

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Military Wife Shocked What Furnace Repair Man Had The Nerve To Charge Her

Here’s to every military wife who figures things out while your husband is away. Shoot, here’s to all military spouses and entire families–Thank you for your service. Bridget Stevens is one of those can-do kind of women. Her husband, Bobby, is deployed overseas with the National Guard. One recent challenge was particularly tough. Cold winter night. Little kids at home. The furnace goes out! No heat in the house. What to do? Bridget looked at the sticker on that old

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Incredible Reason Company Won’t Let Woman Return Coat She Bought

The coat just wasn’t quite right. You’ve been there. Something looked amazing online or in a catalog, but once it made it to your house, wasn’t what you were hoping for. That’s what happened to a woman named Kelly Kinkel who ordered a coat from Zulily.com. As soon as the coat arrived, Kelly says she could see right away that the fabric would not work with the two dogs they have in their home. “Coarse dog hair and certain materials don’t

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Stranger Makes It Possible For Paralyzed Man To Walk Again For First Time In Eight Years

Arthur Renowitsky has been paralyzed since he was mugged and shot eight years ago. He long ago vowed he would one day walk again. He had no idea how that was going to happen. He just had to believe it would. This is where the story gets pretty incredible. Last Spring, a man, a total stranger named Eugene Yoon, felt a calling that he had to do something incredible for someone. He didn’t know who, but he knew it had

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Kids’ Tough Choice-A Gift For Them Or Their Parents?

Would a kid pick a gift for themselves or give it up to get one for their mom and dad? Talk about an almost impossible choice! And I’m not talking just any present. These kids were first asked, “What would be your dream gift?” And then, “What would it be for your mom or dad?” Both where placed in front of them. And then, the dreaded question: “You can only take one home. So, what is it going to be,

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Strangers Get Gifts From Commuters In Wonderful Christmas Kindness Experiment

Strangers get the gift of kindness in a wonderful Christmas experiment in a British shopping mall. It starts with a giant box in the middle of Grand Central in Birmingham, England. The sign above reads, “Free Presents.” Plenty of commuters are intrigued enough to pick up the phone. Much to their surprise, they find themselves talking to someone who sounds very much like Santa Claus, himself. That’s when the real fun and kindness begins. There are free presents, alright. With

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Chef Does Awesome Thing With Prize He Wins On Food Network Show

Chef John Conley knows what it is to run a winning restaurant. That’s what he does with Sala Brava in Flagstaff, Arizona. He also knows what it is to win on national television. He recently took home $16,000 from competing on Guy’s Grocery Games hosted by Guy Fieri. There’s always something that a small business owner can do with extra cash. From the moment he started competing on the show, John knew what he would do if he won. He

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