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Lots of Love From Santa to Deaf Child as They Sign Together [Video]

There have been several heart-warming stories regarding Mall Santa's this year. In the past we've all heard the "bad Santa" stories, but just recently the tender story of the Santa at Rivertown Crossings Mall in Grandville and his loving talk with a boy with autism.

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You’re Never Too Old to Enjoy the Little Things in Life [Video]

This is such a heart-warming video and story that I just had to share it with you.

It is something that should teach us to appreciate the little things in life, and, our parents.

This man was driving along with his 101-year-old mother, and, well, I'll let him tell the story.

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Pope Francis Releases Debut Album

Pope Francis (yes, that Pope Francis) has officially released his debut LP. Don't worry though; it's simply a recorded collection of some of his best sermons and speeches.

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Baby Abandoned in Nativity Scene Might Get Adopted by Church Members

Last week, a church in Queens received quite a surprise when a young woman abandoned her newborn baby at the church's nativity scene. Now, it looks as though several parishioners are interested in adopting the child.

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Selfie Obsessed, Self Centered Teens? Not These Two

There are some great people in this world, and this story is about two of them, Allie and Brayden.

For Allie, being a teenage girl is hard enough, but imagine being a teenage girl fighting brain cancer. That takes a level of strength and bravery most adults don't have. Now imagine being a teenage girl fighting cancer, losing all your hair, and trying to find the courage to go to the homecoming dance without feeling self conscious.

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Are you Feeling Down Today? Need Some Motivation and Inspiration? Look no Further [Video]

It's Tuesday, and if you're in need of a little motivation and inspiration, I've found it for you.

Yes, it was spawned by the MSU football win over Michigan this past weekend, but I'm telling you, it reaches all of us, and should really inspire you.

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Childhood Cancer Month Brings out the Best in People [Video]

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. This a month that I hope creates more awareness for the fight against childhood cancers. It did for singer Rachel Platten.

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Family That Dances Together Stays Together [Video]

This sure is a heartwarming video. And, I reach 97-years of age and can do what this woman does, I'm going to be pretty happy.

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Remarkable Young Girl Doing Hundreds of Acts of Kindness [Video]

Here is a remarkable story of a young girl who wants to help people. That's all, just help by doing an act of kindness.

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West Michigan Preparing for Go Orange Day with Orange Smiles [Photos]

This Friday, Kids’ Food Basket and dozens of schools, businesses and organizations will wear orange to raise awareness of childhood hunger in West Michigan.

Many are getting a jump-start on Go Orange Day with big orange smiles!

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Spirit Crowns Gilda’s LaughFest Community Kickoff, Even If World Record Doesn’t [Videos]

A paper crown-capped world record was part of the agenda at the Gilda's LaughFest Community Kickoff.

While the world mark set last July didn't tumble, the throngs at Fountain Street Church in Grand Rapids more than made up for it in spirit, energy, effusiveness and antics Thursday night.

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It’s Still Soup Time!

By Laurenda Marie Bennett
Photos do not always do soup justice, particularly this one.

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