By Good News Network Thursday, December 22, 2011
After living for five months in Calgary homeless shelters, a construction worker is now whistling "I'll be home for Christmas."
Dan White, 42, won accommodations in a rental home for a whole year through Boardwalk's Rent Free Under the Tree promotion with Virgin Radio 98.5.
A co-worker discovered White, who has been working in earnest full-time, was living at a shelter. She decided to nominate him for the contest.
(READ the story from the Calgary Herald)
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I think the press, including TV journalism, has an ethical responsibility, a sacred responsibility, a service mission ... to make good news just as entertaining (as we've made sexy the violence).