Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor Marrying The Firefighter Who Saved Her

It’s one thing to survive one of the most awful terrorism attacks in US history. It’s another to have that be the way you meet the man of your dreams. All this was the last thing Roseann Sdoia expected when she went to cheer on runners near the finish line of the 2013 Boston Marathon. Turns out, Roseann was standing very close to where the second bomb went off. Mike Materia was the firefighter who scooped her up and held

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5th Grade Teacher Connects With Students With Custom Handshakes

Fifth grade teacher Barry White, Jr. uses handshakes to connect with his students. The idea is simple. Each student gets to feel special as they enter his classroom at Ashley Park PreK-8 School in Charlotte, North Carolina. Mr. White tells WCNC he believes that moment when he connects with each student is a ticket into their brain. A chance to teach. Doubt that? Just watch the handshakes in action. Mr. White shares that he’s a big fan of the Cleveland

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Actor Becomes Best Friend And Caretaker For 89-Year-Old Neighbor

There’s no telling where you might find your best friend. 31-year-old actor Chris Salvatore found his living across the way in his apartment complex in West Hollywood, CA. Her name is Norma Cook. She’s 89-years-old. Their friendship started slowly. Norma would wave from her kitchen window as Chris passed by. He tells the Today Show that one day she invited him in, offered up a glass of champagne and a friendship was born. It might’ve stayed that way. Except, Norma’s

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Hot Firefighter Adopts Dog He Posed With For Calendar

As if there is not enough to love about firefighters. Heros. Brave. Some especially hot ones have gone above and beyond for rescue animals in Charleston, South Carolina. For the few couple of years, local firefighters have posed to raise money for Toby’s Fund, an animal rescue organization that funds medical care for injured and abused animals. Rob Tacket posed for this year’s Charleston Animal Society Calendar holding Kimber, a German Shepard puppy. When the photographer snapped this shot, Rob had

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Actress Octavia Spencer Buys Out Theater So Families Can See “Hidden Figures”

Wonderful actress Octavia Spencer knows it’s time to let the kindness shine. The star of the hit movie, “Hidden Figures” bought out a theater in Los Angeles over MLK weekend so that low income families could come see the film. Spencer made the announcement on her Instagram account. Tomorrow I’ve bought the 8pm showing of #hiddenfigures the rave Baldwin hills. If you know a family in need that would like to see our movie but can’t afford it have them

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Goat Yoga Really Is A Thing! Let The Puns Begin!

Stubborn about finding the latest exercise trend? Look no further than goat yoga! This is really a thing. The ListTV reports the yoga classes featuring goats are getting really popular on a farm outside of Phoenix. Think this is a case of yoga goat to far? Both students and teachers think it is a win-win. The humans get a fun exercise experience. The goats like to climb, be with people, of course, some treats always make exercise class go faster. The

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Plus-Size Teen Ballerina Becoming Online Star With Grace And Ability

She is the ballerina taking the internet by storm. Lizzy Howell is 15-years-old and dance crazy. You might say she doesn’t have what you might expect as a typical dancer’s body. That is part of what makes Lizzy so great. Mostly, it is her incredible talent and sharing her joy of dance. Lizzy tells Daily Mail Online that she started dancing when she was five-years-old. She’s been practicing ballet for the last 10 years. Check this out: Just in case

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Military Vets Gifted With Professional Portraits With Their Pets

What better picture to gaze at than a portrait of your beloved pet? One veteran of the war in Iraq gets that. She’s a dog lover. And someone who has had her share of personal struggles. Marla Keown tells Fox31 Denver, “When I started going through my own troubles, I realized that I wasn’t alone, that there is lots of veterans out there that would like to have a nice portrait of themselves with their pet, and they don’t.” Now

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First Lady Michelle Obama Surprises Folks Taping Goodbye Messages To Her

Put politics aside for a moment to experience some incredibly joyful moments with First Lady Michelle Obama. “Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon and his staff set up a recording session where folks could come by and record a goodbye message to Mrs. Obama. What the unsuspecting people didn’t know was that the woman they admire so much was standing just feet away, hidden by a curtain. What would it feel like to get to meet one of your idols face

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Girl Reunited With Beloved Teddy Bear After Fort Lauderdale Airport Shooting

Who doesn’t need their teddy bear in these scary, uncertain times? It doesn’t get scarier than last week’s fatal shooting at the Fort Lauderdale airport. Unsuspecting travelers scrambled to get to safety as a man pulled out a gun in the baggage claim area and started firing. Five people lost their lives. NBC Miami reports another casualty of the chaos was Rufus the Teddy Bear. The Broward County Sheriff’s Department says Rufus was one of the tens of thousands of

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