Pizzeria customers pay it forward with pizza pies

The walls at Albert’s Pizza in Lake Ronkonkoma, Long Island, are decorated with empty boxes. Each one has a personalized message for someone special. “I started on the day after the inauguration because there was a lot of bickering,” Rich Baer, co-owner of the pizzeria said. “Just felt we needed some positive things.” So when …

Pay-it-forward stories that bought real change.

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Paying it forward is a simple concept that doesn’t require much effort and yet we’re all very conditioned to be skeptical of helping others, especially those we don’t know. We live in a fast-paced world, and the demands of daily life have a tendency to force us inward and become guarded against those who need help, be …

Nice Uplifting News photos

Check out these Uplifting News images: Wallace Sharpe. WW1 Photograph Album Image by Kiama.Library Just prior to ANZAC Day, 2014, Kiama Library was visited by Sarah Johnston, the great grand niece of Gerringong WW1 soldier, Wallace Sharpe. Sarah very kindly made available to us scans made of Wallace’s WW1 photograph albums. These images give a …

Nice Uplifting News photos

Some cool Uplifting News images: Wallace Sharpe. WW1 Photograph Album Image by Kiama.Library Just prior to ANZAC Day, 2014, Kiama Library was visited by Sarah Johnston, the great grand niece of Gerringong WW1 soldier, Wallace Sharpe. Sarah very kindly made available to us scans made of Wallace’s WW1 photograph albums. These images give a unique …

WWII Vets visit New Orleans

A few nice Uplifting News images I found: WWII Vets visit New Orleans Image by North Charleston North Charleston’s World War II Veterans visit New Orleans. Ron Brinson details the trip and its importance in his commentary in the Post and Courier. Local WWII vets reap uplifting kudos on Big Easy trip Photo by Ryan …

World’s biggest fund manager issues ‘Darth Vader-style’ threat to oust bosses who ignore climate change

The world’s biggest fund manager has threatened to vote out directors of companies that fail to address the risks posed to their businesses by climate change. In a post on its website, BlackRock, which controls assets worth $5.1 trillion (about £4.2 trillion), said climate risk was a “systemic issue”. It said it planned to engage …

Wallace Sharpe. WW1 Photograph Album

Check out these Uplifting News images: Wallace Sharpe. WW1 Photograph Album Image by Kiama.Library Just prior to ANZAC Day, 2014, Kiama Library was visited by Sarah Johnston, the great grand niece of Gerringong WW1 soldier, Wallace Sharpe. Sarah very kindly made available to us scans made of Wallace’s WW1 photograph albums. These images give a …