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Handsome Soap Star's Surprise Visit to Senior Center

HooplaHa | Posted 05.01.2015 | Good News
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The daily life of retirement can become very humdrum without the stimulation of family, friends and a career. That's why Daniel Cosgrove, the dashin...

Coaches Curing Cancer Donates Gifts to Pediatric Cancer Research

HooplaHa | Posted 04.24.2015 | Good News
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When Grainne Owen gave birth to twins, she had to work hard to keep up with her sports loving and exuberant son, Killian. When Killian was five years old, however, he was diagnosed with Leukemia.

Autistic High Schooler Suits Up For Sacramento Kings

HooplaHa | Posted 04.15.2015 | Good News
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Have you ever wondered what it would be like to drain a three point shot on a real NBA court? Jocyleen Ditico, a high schooler from California was given just the opportunity.

Rescue Road Trip Finds Shelter Dogs Forever Homes

HooplaHa | Posted 04.09.2015 | Good News
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There is an abundance of shelter dogs in the deep south. That's why Greg Mahle founded a transport service called Rescue Road Trip to relieve these unwanted dogs from their death sentence and ship them north to the arms of loving and eager canine owners.

A Commuter Love Story: Romance Across the Aisle

HooplaHa | Posted 04.06.2015 | Good News
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After commuting together and watching one another from afar for nearly two months, Susan finally worked up the nerve to end the mystery and asked to share a seat next to John. The two formed an instant connection and have been married ever since.

One Family's Unwritten Recipe For Matzah Ball Soup

HooplaHa | Posted 03.31.2015 | HuffPost Home
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Not every kitchen creation comes from a cookbook. Some of the most memorable meals come from the ones passed down from generation to generation.

Baby, Meet Yourself: Seeing Reflections for the First Time

HooplaHa | Posted 03.24.2015 | Comedy
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The only thing better than a cute baby is their own reaction to their irresistible cuteness!

A Triple Amputee's Dream Wedding Brings Community Together

HooplaHa | Posted 03.23.2015 | Good News
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Marine Corporal Juan Dominguez lost both legs and his right arm in an explosion in 2010 while serving in Afghanistan. On April 27, 2013, the community of Temecula, California came together to give Juan and his bride Alexis their dream wedding.

These Athletic Animals Make the Perfect Basketball Team

HooplaHa | Posted 03.16.2015 | Comedy
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March Madness is here -- is your bracket ready? If you're not sure who you should choose to win, perhaps these friendly and athletic animals can help you!

Sandy Hook Ceremony Praises Kids For Kindness

HooplaHa | Posted 03.12.2015 | Good News
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Newtown Kindness is an organization which was was formed after 6-year-old Charlotte Bacon passed away in the Sandy Hook school shootings.

"Sour" Reactions to Tasting Lemons

HooplaHa | Posted 03.04.2015 | Comedy
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What was your first reaction to tasting a lemon? Did it surprise you? We found some of the cutest clips of babies and animals trying lemons for the first time. These "sour" reactions are sure to make you laugh!

Marvel At This Multitasking Mom Raising 15 Kids

HooplaHa | Posted 05.03.2015 | Good News
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Lyette's message is simple: as parents we should be treasuring all the moments with our kids instead of complaining about them because they are gifts. Through her blog, she inspires parents to take joy in this time with her kids and tries to show them about the importance of family, patriotism and coming together to make our world better.

Film Workshop Teaches Movie Making to Adults With Developmental Disabilities

HooplaHa | Posted 04.26.2015 | Impact
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Inclusion Films is a vocational program designed to provide adults with developmental disabilities entry-level working experience in film production...

13 Silly Snow Wipeouts

HooplaHa | Posted 04.25.2015 | Comedy
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Winter is here to stay whether we like it or not. With tons of snow blanketing most of your backyard, what better thing to do than test your courage on a sled or tube? We found 13 silly snow wipeouts -- are you ready for the ride of your life?

Non-Profit Helps Homeless Man Turn The Key to a New Life

HooplaHa | Posted 04.22.2015 | Impact
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After realizing that in a way all humans are like old keys -- unique, flawed, scarred and at risk of being discarded -- she wanted these keys to have their purpose renewed over and over again.

Master Your Kitchen With These Clever Hacks

HooplaHa | Posted 04.19.2015 | Taste
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This week, you'll learn how to hull strawberries while saving the entire berry, how one household item can keep your bananas fresh longer and and easy way to serve hard butter!

The Best Ways to Show Your Love on Valentine's Day

HooplaHa | Posted 04.13.2015 | Good News
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Roses? Chocolate? A fancy dinner? If you're not sure how you should show your special someone how much you love them, take the advice of this video where we show you the best ways to show your love.

9 Reasons Why Your Dog Should Be Your Valentine

HooplaHa | Posted 04.13.2015 | Good News
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February is the month dedicated to loving everyone who is special in your life -- but what about your four-legged friends? If you need some reasons to love your favorite pup, look no further.

Valentine's Day Stories: A Lifetime of Love

HooplaHa | Posted 04.13.2015 | Good News
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Meet Sandy and Jerry Ziering and Martha and Larry Aasen, two couples who have been married for 58 and 60 years respectively as they share their stories of dating, their wedding day and how they continue to make love last.

UN Foundation Program Empowers Girls Across The Globe

HooplaHa | Posted 04.11.2015 | Impact
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In this week's addition of Chicken Soup For The Soul moments we bring you an organization that is helping shape our future generation.

What Does the Phrase 'Gets Your Goat' Have to Do With Horse Racing?

HooplaHa | Posted 04.08.2015 | Comedy
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Have you ever heard of a famous everyday phrase, but never knew what it really means or where it came from? Well, now you can be the smartest student in class -- grab your notebook and a seat, it's time to learn some awesome trivia on "Famous Phrases!"

Balloon Artist Turns Passion Into Profession

HooplaHa | Posted 04.08.2015 | Good News
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What do you think of when you see a balloon animal? Does it make you smile? Have you ever imagined someone would be able to twist and turn their way into making balloon art a profession? Meet Holly Hopper, a balloon artist from San Antonio, Texas.

CT Non-Profit Helps Female Veterans Get Back on Their Feet

HooplaHa | Posted 04.06.2015 | Impact
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Female Soldiers: Forgotten Heroes is an organization based in Bridgeport, CT which focuses on providing housing and life opportunities to homeless ...

Laughter is Definitely the Best Medicine

HooplaHa | Posted 04.06.2015 | Good News
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Does a laugh a day keep the doctor away? Laughter is scientifically proven to improve your life, so take some time to watch this video and have a good laugh!

Mexican Immigrant Goes From The Hood To Harvard And Beyond

HooplaHa | Posted 04.04.2015 | Impact
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In this week's Chicken Soup For The Soul Moment we bring you Cesar Cruz, a man who never gives up. Cesar is the first Mexican immigrant male to attend Harvard University's Graduate School of Education in the Doctoral Program for Educational Leadership.