Tag: Teen

Former Homeless Teen Graduating On Dean’s List – GNSOTD Wed, May 20th 2020

With the COVID-19 Pandemic still wreaking havoc on the world, millions are at risk or are facing homelessness, as this has an impact on not just health, but also the economy. But for those in that position, or others worried

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Brantford Police Seek Help In Search For Teen.

Brantford Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing 17 year old female, Sommer Jean Hunt.  Sommer is described as female, 5’3, 110lbs, slim build, red hair.  She was last seen wearing camouflage pants and a camouflage jacket,

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TikTok Attempts To Address Parental Concern

Since it’s launch in North America there has been concern about the video sharing app, TikTok, which was criticized for censorship and data gathering on behalf of China, as well as gaining a reputation for safety concerns for the kids

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Study Confirms Risks Of Social Media On Teens

Social media and smartphone use significantly affect the mental health of teenagers, according to a study published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal. The study points out that in the last decade, increasing mental distress and treatment for mental

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Thanks To Donation Sick Student Has Unique Return To School – GNSOTD Friday, Nov 22nd, 2019

A Long Island teen, from Manhasset, New York, who was diagnosed with leukemia last May, has been unable to attend school. But through the kindness of his community, his peers, the innovation of technology, and a $6000.00 donation by the

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Fan Mail Leads To Fantastic Opportunity – GNSOTD Wednesday, Oct. 23rd 2019

It’s another example of why you should never be afraid to chase your dreams. Taryn Everdeen was 15 years old when she wrote to her favorite young adult author, 84-year-old Carolyn Meyer, the writer behind the Young Royals series. Meyer wrote

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Teen Hosts Parties For Homeless Children – GNSOTD Friday, Oct 4th 2019

A California teen who gives up her weekends to host birthday parties for a specific group of children just hosted her 45th celebration. Tanvi Barman doesn’t know the kids at first, but she said that changes quickly. “Within an hour, they’re

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Students Help Bullied Classmate – GNSOTD Tuesday, Sept 17th 2019

One in five high school students in the United States reported being bullied on school property, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control said in 2018. The CDC says bullying can manifest itself in physical behavior, like pushing, as well as

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Teen Spreads Positivity In Collingwood – GNSOTD Friday, Aug 23rd 2019

Earlier this month the good folks over in Collingwood woke up to a bit of a bright message; some positive hand-written messages on Neon Post-it notes had been stuck up around town. During the civic holiday weekend in August, the author

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Music Lifts Man From Poverty – GNSOTD Wednesday May 8th 2019

When Eddie Adams, of Fairfax, Virginia, plays the cello those who can hear it cannot help but pay attention. The young man is, what many consider, a prodigy on an instrument he may have never found without a happy accident.

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