Knoxville, Tenn. — A Tennessee Santa Claus says a terminally ill 5-year-old boy died in his arms after he gave the boy a present in the hospital. The Knoxville News-Sentinel reports Eric Schmitt-Matzen, who does about 80 events a year as Santa, was asked a few weeks ago to visit the dying boy. Schmitt-Matzen says […]
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There are 100 meters of asphalt road left between Jonathan Mendes and the finish line of the New York City Marathon, and he still won’t explain exactly why he is doing this. Why, for the past 11 hours and 20 minutes this 96 year-old man has been running—well, not so much running as tottering—26.19 miles […]
GREENWOOD, Ind. — Wayne Williams kept a pledge he and his father made to each other and shared a moment they’d both been waiting for all their lives. The North Carolina man drove to his father’s gravesite in Indiana to listen to the Chicago Cubs win Game 7 of the World Series. Wearing a Joe […]
(CNN)They became known as “the real ‘Fault in Our Stars’ couple” and soon became nearly as famous as the couple in the novel and movie. Katie Donovan and Dalton Prager — like Hazel Grace Lancaster and Augustus Waters, the teenagers in the 2014 film — fell in love even though they knew the other could […]
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Detroit — Gordie Howe was square-jawed, authentic and credible. There was not a splinter of pretense about him. The great Red Wings player was also humble and capable of enormous grace. He was, off the ice, what other men used to like to call “a true gentleman.” In his era, for men now of a […]
Nigel Collins ESPN Staff Writer Muhammad Ali told us he was “The Greatest” before he was Muhammad Ali, back when he was still Cassius Clay and few people took him seriously. That all changed, of course, but even after he had the world at his feet, nobody ever believed in Ali more than he believed […]
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Angels’ Place www.angelsplace.com We are saddened to inform you that Annemarie Lopez, founder and board member of Angels’ Place, has passed away. Please join us in prayer as we celebrate and give thanks for the life of a special lady who inspired the idea of Angels’ Place and worked tirelessly and humbly to insure its […]