Tag: Teen

Ancaster Teen’s Dairy Queen Videos Go Viral On TikTok

Grade 12 student Morgann Book wasn’t looking to become a viral sensation when she put her first ice cream creating video online. But the Ancaster, Ontario, teen has turned her family’s Dairy Queen into a TikTok star over the past

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Tampa Bay ‘Kindness Warrior’ Celebrates Birthday With Drive-By Parade – GNSOTD Tues, Jan. 5th 2020

In Tampa Bay, Florida, there is a young boy whose family was told would not see his first birthday. Eric Piburn was born with congenital heart defects and has spent half his life in hospital according to his mom, Randi.

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Halifax Teen Fundraising For Lebanon – GNSOTD Tue, Aug 18th 2020

Jaden Lawen was shocked when he first heard about the deadly explosion in Beirut. He was on a group chat with many friends that he has in Lebanon. His friends posted pictures and videos of the wreckage left over by

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Teen Referbishes Computers To Donate – GNSOTD Mon, Aug 17th 2020

15-year-old Christopher Kilpatrick, is a sophomore at The Bolles School in Jacksonville, Florida, who had a summer internship at Urban Mining; a technology company. While he was there he had what he called an epiphany; he realized not everyone can

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Kitchener Teens Help Church Build Homes For Homeless – GNSOTD Thur, Aug 6th 2020

Many Ontario teens had their summer plans ruined by the COVID-19 Coronavirus, but a number of them in Kitchener found an educational, productive, and helpful way to spend their summer. The courtyard outside St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church in downtown

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The On The Phone Gesture Has Changed

It might be hard to believe; but the old gesture of holding out your thumb and pinky to signify holding a phone is going to become, and might already be, a thing of the past. With the changing way that

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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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