Good News Edition – November 12th, 2017

Hello, everyone!

Instead of starting the weekend, this week’s Good News Edition is wrapping up the weekend, and – hopefully – putting a smile on your face as the new week starts. In addition to our usual batch of good news items, last week was chock full of happy election news from all around the country and up and down the ticket. So, without further ado, here’s a rather long list of headlines that should give you hope and, in some cases, a bit of catharsis and comic relief. Oh, and if I missed any wins (which I’m sure I did), I’m sorry! There were just so many. ūüėČ


In local good news:


Planet Earth:

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


And, here are some great recaps: 


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



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


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


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