Back on the Streets of Anchorage After Pandemic Pause
Jehovah’s Witnesses Resume Public Ministry Two Years After Going Virtual. If you happen to be in Anchorage this week, you may notice that a pre-pandemic fixture is back on the sidewalks: smiling faces standing next to colorful carts featuring a positive message and free Bible-based literature.
Alternative Pop Artist Scary Jeri Uncovers New Single “Excommunication”
Alt-pop artist and producer Scary Jeri creates music that fuses alternative, pop and indie music and advocates for mental health, addiction, spirituality and social justice issues. Hailing from Anchorage, Alaska, they’ve been going from strength to strength since bursting on the scene in 2019 with a series of releases, including popular tracks such as “Run (Out Of Love)” and “The Road”, and they’re set to keep their momentum going and reach new heights with the release of their new single, “Excommunication”.
Dog in wheelchair guides blind fox for daily walks: "Make the most of each day just like Jack did"
Ana Lapaz-Mendez works at a veterinary clinic in Watford, and as soon as she met Jack, they formed a wonderful bond. The little dog needed surgery and wasn't able to walk with his hind legs anymore due to inflammation.
Family takes home coyote puppy thinking they found a lost dog: "The baby is now recovering comfortably"
A family who lives in Massachusetts thought they saw a lost puppy on the side of the road. At the time, they believed he was a dog, but it turned out he was actually a baby coyote in distress.
Donkey Leroy can't help smiling at his new owner: "He has two horse brothers and a baby goat buddy"
Leroy, the donkey, was recently rescued, and he's settling into his new home with other horses and goats. The donkey loves his owner unconditionally, and every time he sees her, they snuggle, and the donkey affectionately smiles at the woman, knowing there's no one else who will love him so much in the whole world.
Mom makes rides safer for kids with car seat coats: "This has taken away all of my worries"
Photo credit: bucklemebabycoats/ TikTok video screenshot. A mother of three from New Hampshire has created special coats to make each car ride fun, safe, and so much easier for kids and their families.
Parrot makes friends with puppy, tells him "I love you" every day
A parrot who found her home with a fourth owner after a difficult life couldn't help falling in love with the family's puppy, who lived in the same house. Their bond turned into a lifetime friendship once the bird started telling the puppy, "I love you," every time she got a chance.
Mother cat looks after abandoned kitten: "Mama Mushu has another dumpling"
A mother cat was taking care of her little kittens at a rescue center in Austin, Texas. As soon as a little one got there, she didn't think twice. The cat took careful steps to meet the new kitten, who was found all alone, and then took over and decided she could be his mom too.
Cat coming for a drink shifts job interview
Photo credit: SunnySkyzVideos/ YouTube video screenshot. A curious cat didn't want to be left behind while an interview was going on. During the job interview, her owner was totally focused while doing his best to answer the questions.
Billboards turned into shelters for stray dogs: "A home for the homeless"
A man who lives in Thailand has come up with a practical shelter that can be used to help stray dogs stay safe. The foldable shelter is made out of recycled billboards, and the first batch is already in use.
Dog with permanent smile warms hearts all around: "He just loves everyone"
A senior dog with an endearing smile is touching hearts all over the country. Chevy has his home with the Denlinger family in Kettering, Ohio, and he's been upbeat and always smiley ever since he was a little puppy.
Squirrel builds home outside window, moves in when it gets cold: "Grateful for naps and the jogs on the railing"
Photo credit: biscotteestunestar/ TikTok video screenshot. A red squirrel bonded with a homeowner in a unique way. The squirrel decided to set up a tiny house right outside the man's window, and affection went back and forth for several months as new family members showed up.
Dogs meet on walk, can't stop hugging: "Turns out they were siblings"
A walk turned into a new adventure and a way to find family again for two dogs who got to share wonderful moments with their owners. Libby Pincher, who lives in the UK, posted the special moments when the dogs got to see each other. What followed touched everyone in the park where they were having their morning walk.
"Pirate" cat brings presents to every house in his neighborhood: "Fell in love with him"
A ginger cat has brought good cheer to a whole neighborhood after making up his mind to find presents and bring them to several doorsteps and backyards. The surprises from the cat brought so much joy that everyone started to look forward to his daily visits.
Secret trip for love: Daughter surprises dad after more than a year apart
Jessica and her father hadn't seen each other for a year and three months. The moment when his daughter showed up was special as the bond that keeps them together as a family, even when they can't be in the same place.