Good News Edition – September 16, 2017


It’s been another week full of headlines that make us shake our heads in confusion, disgust, and disbelief. And yet, you soldier on. Thank you, and congrats on reaching the part of the week when we share some Good News headlines that will hopefully have you nodding as you read, and muttering things like, “Hell, yeah!” and “It’s about time!” and “I knew there were still some good people out there in the world.”

As the song says, “Don’t stop believin'” … good things are still happening out there!

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In local good news:

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Planet Earth:

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There’s also some good news on the elections front.

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And here’s what’s happening on the social, civil, and economic equality and justice front: 

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We’re also hearing some promising news on the Russia investigation front:

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And in miscellaneous, fun, and slightly snarky good news:

 

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* Hat tip to Jen Hofmann

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Photo Credits:

“Mass State House Dome”: Photo Credit: twiga_swala Flickr via Compfight cc“Planet Earth”: From Morguefile
“Planet Earth”: From Morguefile
“I Voted”: standing8 Flickr via Compfight cc
“Blind Justice”: Government of Prince Edward Island Flickr via Compfight cc
“Russia Sickle”: AK Rockefeller Flickr via Compfight cc
“Snark Kitty”: Gratisography