Magic Johnson Offering $100 Million In Loans To Women And Minority Owned Businesses

Magic Johnson wants to help out women and minority owned businesses left out of PPP loans NBA Hall of Famer Magic Johnson wants to help out women and minority owned businesses who haven’t been able to secure PPP loans. These company owners missed out on the early loans during the coronavirus pandemic economic crisis because they might have not had relationships with big banks.  EquiTrust Life Insurance Company will fund the loans. Johnson is a majority shareholder.  The Small Business

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Cancer Survivor Therapy Dog “Moose” Awarded Honorary Veterinary Degree from Virginia Tech

“Moose” is a mental health therapy dog and cancer survivor One awesome therapy dog “Moose” is one awesome therapy dog who is getting big honors from Virginia Tech. He’s worked at Virginia Tech’s Cook Counseling Center since 2014. Moose has been in more than 7,500 counseling sessions, making him one awesome mental health advocate. Overcoming obstacles He’s had some challenges of his own. Earlier this year, doctors diagnosed Moose with prostate cancer. He’s made it through aggressive rounds of chemotherapy

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Girl Creates Plastic Curtain With Arm Holes To Hug Her Grandparents

Plastic curtain with arm holes is genius hack to get to hug grandparents A plastic curtain with armholes brought 10-year-old Paige Okray the thing she’s really been missing during this coronavirus lockdown. A hug with her grandparents. She and her mom, Lindsay, created the curtain using a shower curtain, paper plates, Ziploc bags and a hot glue gun. ‘You get to hug me!’ Paige Okray to her grandparents on the other side of plastic curtain Mom Lindsay is a nurse

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Grandpa Uses Drone To Deliver Doughnuts To Grandsons

Drone to the rescue when grandpa lives so close, but lockdown means he’s so far What happens when Gramps misses is boys? It was a drone to the rescue when Grandpa Kevin was missing his beloved grandsons. Milo, Emet and Oren live less than a mile away, so in regular times, Gramps got to see his favorite boys all the time. A sweet, brilliant idea is launched But with the coronavirus lockdown situation, they haven’t been able to see each

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Three Rescued Platypus Released Back Into Wild After Being Saved During Australian Bushfires

These three adorable platypus have been getting some TLC at the Taronga Zoo The platypus has to be one of the cutest, oddest, quirkiest animals in the world. Mammals who lay eggs and sport a duck-shaped bill. Does it get any more fun than that? I was surprised to see during a visit to Australia last year how tiny they are. These animals are precious to Australia. So when many became endangered during the bushfires late last year, wildlife experts

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Bucket and Rope Hack Lets Chef Deliver Her Famous Sandwiches to Dedicated Customers During Lockdown

Chef Kara Haltiwanger won’t let the coronavirus shutdown get between her sandwiches and customers The sandwiches and food chef Kara Haltiwanger makes have some serious devotees. She is a chef and caterer in Hollywood, California who has faced financial stress since the coronavirus hit. She simply cannot do her regular business. Genius hack Haltiwanger has come up with an idea that helps supplement her income. You might call it a literal drop in the bucket. Spectrum 1’s Itay Hod shot

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Zoom Makeup And Lighting Tips To Feel Better About How You Look On Video Conference Calls

Zoom makeup and lighting tips can make you feel better about how you look on camera Zoom makeup and lighting tips to the rescue. I feel you. You were thrust into a working from home situation and shoved in front of the camera. You’re doing it with your job and all those friends who want a chance to see your gorgeous face. Thing is, you don’t feel so gorgeous. I’ve curated for you what I think are three good YouTube

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100-year-old NC Sock Company Pivots To Make Face Super Comfortable Face Masks-Available Now!

Sock company committed to saving jobs and making comfortable face masks you can wear all day-even with a full beard! There’s this sock company in High Point, North Carolina. Harriss and Covington. They’ve been making socks since 1920. American made socks and hosiery-how awesome is that? For 100 years! Then comes along the coronavirus crisis. Like businesses across the US, they had to shut down. That meant almost 300 people out of work. Two NC companies come together Dr. BJ

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New Dad Announces Baby’s Birth Through Hospital Window To Waiting Grandparents

Hospital window was the platform for new dad, Drew Wolfe, to deliver his family’s great news Best news through the hospital window The hospital window at Northwestern Medicine’s Prentice Women’s Hospital had all the attention this week of a family waiting to hear about a baby’s arrival. This wasn’t in the original birth plan at all Add this way of delivering the news to a long list of things Drew and Brittany Wolfe didn’t expect when Brittany got pregnant last

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Video Conference Weddings Now Legal In New York State Thanks To Governor’s Executive Order

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo makes video conference weddings legal Video conference weddings are now the new legal answer to frustrated brides and grooms in New York state. Saturday, Governor Andrew Cuomo made it the new law of the land. ‘There’s now no excuse when the question comes up. You can do it by Zoom.’ NY Governor Andrew Cuomo Here’s the governor’s official tweet. I love one woman’s response! Aww.. that's sweet. Thank you, Gov Cuomo! Can you also help

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