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Autistic boy’s primrose marker obsession goes viral Good News Stories, Toronto Star, Weapon, Markers, Led, Facebook, Boys, Baby Boys, Sharpies

Autistic boy’s primrose marker obsession goes viral

12-year-old Will Haley’s mom laments that she has spent between $300 and $400 on the distinct shade of pink markers that her son adores. The internet ...

Frank Nelson hopes his gestures inspire others to pay it forward after his journey ends. Journey's End, Good News Stories, Toronto Star, Inspire Others, Ontario, Amanda, Families, Diva, Cancer

Dying Barrie man gives away $1,000 to strangers as part of his bucket list

Frank Nelson hopes his gestures inspire others to pay it forward after his journey ends.

RCMP Musical Ride wedding photo goes viral for Mount Pearl couple (CBC News 24 August Wedding Bride, Dream Wedding, Wedding Day, 24. August, Newfoundland And Labrador, Flower Invitation, Wedding Pictures, Wedding Details, Wedding Planner

Neigh sayers make Newfoundland wedding photo go viral

A cast of 11 horses and riders from the RCMP’s Musical Ride, a tight space and very little time made for a challenging shoot and a romantic and partic...

Air born: Scenes from the National Air Guitar Championships Good News Stories, Toronto Star, World Championship, Finland, Guitar, Entertaining, Concert, Music, Musica

Air born: Scenes from the National Air Guitar Championships

The winner from Saturday’s event at the Mod Club will continue to the world championships in Oulu, Finland.

 Rick Buys of Halton Regional Police and the newborn, Evan, he saved from peril. Good News Stories, Toronto Star, Regional, Police, Action, Children, Boys, Young Children, Baby Boys

Halton cop’s swift action saves newborn boy

Const. Rick Buys was performing a routine traffic stop when the toughest call of his career came over the radio.

Watch a police pullover turn into a marriage proposal Wedding Proposals, Marriage Proposals, Good News Stories, Toronto Star, Me As A Girlfriend, Pullover, Watch, Clock

Wedding Proposal with help of Region of Peel Police.

Peel Regional Police were an integral part of making my wedding proposal to my girlfriend. I can't thank the staff of Division 12 enough. Video taken at St.P...

A happy Michael and Marianna show off their rings, reunited after his spent three months in the ocean. Beach Clean Up, Good News Stories, Toronto Star, Atlantic Ocean, Couple Photos, Rings, Happy, Wedding, Couple Shots

Mississauga man reunited with wedding ring lost in Atlantic Ocean

Ring was found during beach clean-up three months after it slipped off Michael Sonsogno’s finger

Photographer Seth Casteel hopes his underwater baby portraits will bring awareness to the importance of infant water safety. Underwater Dogs, Underwater Photos, Underwater Photography, Film Photography, Street Photography, Landscape Photography, Fashion Photography, Wedding Photography, Under The Water

Underwater Babies will melt your heart

Water safety for kids inspires photographer Seth Casteel latest aquatic book.

Steve Leeds prepares to throw a knife during an evening hosted by Zirger Academy of Martial Arts to teach people the basics of knife throwing. Academy Of Martial Arts, Knife Throwing, Good News Stories, Leeds, Addiction, Teaching, Feelings, People, Learning

Knife-throwing teaches ‘addictive’ martial-arts skill

Shawn Zirger hurls a knife into a wooden target and it sticks with a thud. “See that feeling right there, it’s pretty addictive,” he says.

How about a surprise wedding in Blue Mountain? This groom invited all their friends - but didn't tell the bride. Good News Stories, Surprise Wedding, Blue Mountain, Groom, Bride, Friends, Places, Travel, Wedding Bride

How about a surprise wedding in Blue Mountain? This groom invited all their friends - but didn't tell the bride.

The Edmonton Freezeway curb-side ice-skating rink in Canadaa seven-mile-long skating rink proposed for the Canadian city of Edmonton could allow commuters to ice skate or toboggan to work and school during winter months Bike Path, Winter Magic, Months In A Year, Winter Months, Pedestrian, Urban Planning, Sustainable Design, Ice Skating, Public Skating

'Freezeway' would let people skate through Edmonton to work or school

The "Freezeway" would span 11-kilometres and cut across downtown Edmonton.

Fitness classes are not just for the fit and able-bodied – community centres and fitness facilities are increasingly incorporating universal design in two classes and equipment. Good News Stories, Fitness Facilities, Fitness Classes, Health And Wellness, Community, Concert, Design, Health Fitness, Recital

Fitness is for everybody – disabled and able-bodied alike

Fitness classes are not just for the fit and able-bodied – community centres and fitness facilities are increasingly incorporating universal design in two classes and equipment.

Flood of random kindness strikes York Region: Here are 10 examples Anti Bullying Campaign, Good News Stories, Words Of Encouragement, York, Random, Encouragement Words

Flood of random kindness strikes York Region: Here are 10 examples

Flood of random kindness strikes York Region: Here are 10 examples.

Five whimsical huts built on the beach encourage people to get outside and enjoy winter. Good News Stories, Get Outside, The Outsiders, Whimsical, Encouragement, Bring It On, Joy, Warm, Studio

Warming stations bring joy to Toronto’s frozen beaches

Five whimsical huts built on the beach encourage people to get outside and enjoy winter.