Tag: Good

Doorbell Video Captures Good Samaritan Moment In Florida – GNSOTD Tue, Mar. 2nd 2021

Doorbell camera videos usually go viral for critters running amok on front lawns, or showing packages being stolen from a front porch. Everyone has ever lost something valuable or vital understands the feeling of realizing it is gone, the frantic

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College Dropout Donates To University He Couldn’t Afford 60 Years Ago – GNSOTD Mon, Mar. 1st 2021

Nearly 60 years ago, Calvin Tyler was a student at what was then called Morgan State College. He entered the Baltimore school in 1961 to study business administration. He was the first in his family to attend college and had

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Separated By Lockdown Man Writes Wife 300 Letters – GNSOTD Fri, Feb. 26th 2021

Brian Barnes of Barrie had to stop visiting his wife Joanne in her care home when it went into lockdown when the pandemic struck last march. But he wasn’t going to leave it without a word; he took to pen

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Texas Good Samaritans Helping Out Those in Need Amid Deep Freeze – GNSOTD Thur, Feb. 25th 2021

The deep freeze that hit Texas recently was horrible. The state was unprepared for that kind of weather, and there seemed countless scary stories coming out in the news. But as Fred Rogers once said – “When I was a

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Restaurant Owner Spent His Own Advertising Money For Competitors – GNSOTD Wed, Feb. 24th 2021

When the Pandemic hit, one of the first industries to get hit was restaurants, who suddenly lost their dine in guests and a huge chunk of their revenue stream. This was quickly followed by almost everyone else taking similar losses.

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Kitchener Better Tent City – GNSOTD Tue, Feb. 22nd 2021

On a former industrial site in Kitchener there are around 2 dozen brightly coloured cabins. At less than 100 square feet each, they are so small they don’t require a building permit, and yet they are shelter for roughly 50

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P.E.I. Couple Honoured For Restoring 200-Year-Old Manse – GNSOTD Mon, Feb. 22nd 2021

In Marshfield, P.E.I., there is a Manse that has stood since the 1830’s, that once used to serve as the home for the local Presbyterian church minister. While the church next door is still in use, the Manse has been

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Good Samaritan Driver Gets Gift Months Later – GNSOTD Fri, Feb. 12th 2021

You might remember back in November we spoke about Gary Bath, a good Samaritan from Fort St. John, B.C., who went out of his way to help Lynn Marchessault from Georgia, in the U.S., as she attempted the crossing from

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Chicago Restaurant Owner Buys Out Street Vendors Stock Because Of Cold – GNSOTD Thur, Feb. 11th 2021

The North East of the United States often sees cold snaps in winter. When it is sitting at -12 in Chicago and you can see your breath in the air, you have to feel for those who are stuck outside.

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Rescue Dog Saves Owner’s Life – GNSOTD Wed, Feb. 10th 2021

A 6-year-old German shepherd, named Sadie, from New Jersey is being hailed a hero after she protected and comforted her owner during his stroke, according to Ramapo-Bergen Animal Refuge, where Sadie lived prior to her adoption. Brian adopted Sadie a few

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