10 U.S. States People are Leaving and Where They’re Going Instead

Just released, the 42nd Annual National Movers Study performed by moving company United Van Lines shows that Americans are on the move and to specific parts of the country. The survey tracked their own customers’ moving patterns for the 2018 year and it reveals a lot about the state of our states. Overall, the study … Read more10 U.S. States People are Leaving and Where They’re Going Instead

Little Girl Calls 911 After Mistakenly Touching Her Elf on the Shelf

Police in New Jersey showed up at a home after a seven-year-old girl called 911 when she mistakenly touched her “Elf on the Shelf.” In the popular children’s book, kids are cautioned not to touch the elf, or else he will lose his magic. Isabelle LaPeruta, of Old Bridge, dialed 911, though she quickly realized … Read moreLittle Girl Calls 911 After Mistakenly Touching Her Elf on the Shelf

Airlines Shift From Miles to Price-Based Rewards

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A Continental flight from Tampa to Hawaii when my husband and I visited the very first time earned us thousands and thousands of flights on our Continental reward membership account. Now Continental is United and virtually no airlines are offering miles based on actual miles flown anymore. It was announced at the beginning of 2015 … Read moreAirlines Shift From Miles to Price-Based Rewards

Man Builds a House Outside Store To Camp Out For Black Friday

We’ve heard plenty of stories of people waking up at the craziest of hours so they can get that first shot at Black Friday sales.  And each year it seems that someone ups the ante on the lengths they’ll go to on what’s considered to be the biggest shopping day of the year.  But perhaps … Read moreMan Builds a House Outside Store To Camp Out For Black Friday

North Carolina Couple’s Engagement Goes Awry: Did It Get Saved?

If there’s one couple who has an engagement story to tell, it’s Kayla Harrity and Matthew Picca’s.  The two were on vacation with Kayla’s family in Southport, NC when Matt decided to surprise her with a proposal.   Only there was one hitch.  The groom to-be dropped the engagement ring into the ocean while he was … Read moreNorth Carolina Couple’s Engagement Goes Awry: Did It Get Saved?

Artist Destroys His Work Instead Of Paying $160 To Move It 10 Feet

There is an old saying that to be a true artist you have to be a little bit crazy, and we think that this story really does put that theory into perspective for us. After working with some Indian artists to create an exhibit called, “Sleeping Through the Night,” to show in India, a famed … Read moreArtist Destroys His Work Instead Of Paying $160 To Move It 10 Feet

Doctor Saves Baby Boy Who Grows Up to be a Firefighter Only to Save his Doctor

The men and women who work tirelessly day in and day out to save lives are often given the opportunity to save many. But it rarely happens that those whose lives are saved can ever repay those who saved lives. For Chris Trokey and Dr. Michael Shannon, it really worked out. It was 30 years … Read moreDoctor Saves Baby Boy Who Grows Up to be a Firefighter Only to Save his Doctor

Woman Who was Born Prematurely 25 Years Ago Now a Nurse at the Hospital That Saved her Life

A woman carrying a baby experiences many heightened emotions, which is just a bit crazy considering how sensitive she is at this time in her life. She’s excited and elated to be pregnant, terrified and worried that something could go wrong, and she is certainly impatient to meet her baby but worried that it will … Read moreWoman Who was Born Prematurely 25 Years Ago Now a Nurse at the Hospital That Saved her Life