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Innovative Austin Micro-village Will Rent to Homeless for $210 a Month

On Wednesday, an overflow crowd gathered at a groundbreaking for an innovative concept to take homeless people off of Austin streets. Alan Graham, president...
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Blue Santa Delivers Happiness and Joy to Thousands of Austin Families

Thanks to the Austin community Blue Santa has enough money to show some holiday love to thousands of families in need. Pickups, trailers, even...

World’s First LEED Platinum Hospital Thriving in Austin

Unique among its peers, Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas is the first healthcare facility in the world to achieve a LEED Platinum...

Almost a Fourth of New Homes in Austin are Green

Long known for its save-the-planet ways, Austin, TX continues to be a national leader in producing eco-friendly homes. More than...

Hundreds of People Are Saving Feral Felines From Death in NYC By Adopting Them as ‘Worker Cats’

There are thousands of feral felines living on their own in the United States – and with some cities scrambling to control the increasing...

From No Cure To No Trace, Texas Girl’s Inoperable Brain Tumor Disappears

A girl’s inoperable brain tumor has vanished—and her doctors have no explanation. In June, Roxli Doss was diagnosed with a rare cancerous tumor known as...

Good News in History, November 4

50 years ago today, “Wichita Lineman,” the 12th album by Glen Campbell was released. It peaked at No. 1 and spent 46 weeks on...

Good News in History, October 5

65 years ago today, the first documented Narcotics Anonymous meeting was held, a gathering where former drug addicts can find fellowship and support. (1953) MORE...

Humble Popcorn Seller From Texas is Now the ‘People’s Prime Minister of Australia’

LISTEN to this story here, as told by The Good News Guru, from Friday’s radio broadcast with Ellen K and the GNN founder, on KOST-103.5 — Or, READ the story...

Watch 2-Year-old ‘Burrito Girl’ Bring Handmade Breakfasts to Exhausted California Firefighters

Gracie Lutz may only be 2 years old, but she is making a big difference for the firefighters currently combatting the Carr wildfire in Northern California.

Bank Restores Stolen Funds to Oldest Living US Veteran After Identity Theft

After the oldest living veteran was the victim of identity theft, his bank made sure to step up and take care of him accordingly.

7 Ways to Keep Your Yard Healthy in the Summer Without Wasting Water

A Quick Guide to Summer Yard Care: Keeping It Green Without Wasting Water Written by Katie Kuchta Reprinted with permission from The Environmental Magazine Summer has finally...

Girl Takes Cardboard Cutout of Danny DeVito to Prom – and Then He Returns the Favor

In addition to being an amusing film and television actor, Danny Devito is also apparently a first class prom date.

In Addition to Being Wiener Dog Capital of the World, Town May Also Be One of the ‘Nicest Places’ Ever

This Texas town is called the Wiener Dog Capital of the World – and it might soon also be named a winner amongst the Top 10 Nicest Places in America.

How a Tinder Hack Led to Thousands of Women Becoming Best Friends Around the World

One woman's compulsion to find fun-loving peers has led to over 100,000 blossoming friendships around the world – and it is already leading to...

Good News in History, May 14

  On this day 20 years ago, the final episode of Seinfeld aired on NBC after a 9-year run. An audience of 76 million viewers...

Student Proves We Can Grow Millions of Pounds of Food By Planting it on Top of Trash

This young lady may have just found the solution to food insecurity – and while it may not sound very appetizing, it's pretty ingenious.

Aging Chefs Find a Way to Serve, Instead of Slaving on Their Feet for Long Hours

Instead of enduring the back-breaking pains of working in a stressful restaurant environment, professional chefs can now cook with you thanks to Cozymeal.

8th Grader Creates Website That Pairs Shelter Dogs With Compatible Owners– and it’s Working

8th grader Aiden Horwitz is the perfect example of how you are never too young to make a difference. The 13-year-old is currently making headlines...

4-Year-old Superhero is Caped Crusader of Kindness With the Sweetest Superpower

This 4-year-old may not be able to fly or turn invisible, but his “superpower” is better than anything in the comic books.