Roseville to join quick response team to offer drug addicts help

Good News Notes: “The Roseville Police Department will become the second Macomb County law enforcement to team with substance abuse counselors to make house calls to encourage drug addicts enter a treatment program. Roseville city and police officials earlier this week announced their participation in COMEBACK-Quick Response Team to compassionately provide help and support for…

Tampa Bay Rays gift Pinellas County Urban League with $25,000 donation

Good News Notes: “A Tampa Bay area nonprofit just got a much-needed surprise from the Rays. The team’s $25,000 donation will go toward social justice initiatives and will help struggling workers and businesses. On Opening Day, the Rays made waves across the baseball world with a tweet on the death of Breonna Taylor, killed by…

Injured, pregnant manatee rescued on Mother’s Day weekend gives birth to healthy calf

 Good News Notes: “A pregnant manatee, injured by boat propellers, was rescued over Mother’s Day weekend and has just given birth to a calf. Mote Marine Laboratory says they responded to a call about a distressed manatee near Harbor Towers Yacht and Racquet Club on Siesta Key on Saturday.” View the whole story here: https://www.fox13news.com/news/injured-pregnant-manatee-rescued-on-mothers-day-weekend-gives-birth-to-healthy-calf

Boston Cop Saves Peacock with Mating Call

Good News Notes: “One Boston peacock got a little lost looking for love. On Monday, police officers patrolling in Boston’s Roxbury neighborhood were “approached by a concerned citizen that an animal had escaped from the zoo,” the Boston Police Department wrote on its blog. When officers arrived at the scene, they ‘were met by an…

Students at O’Quinn School gather toys for Kids Comfort Kits

Good News Notes: “Earlier this month, Coastal Crisis Chaplaincy, Mount Pleasant Police Department and the O’Quinn School came together to gather stuffed animals that had been collected by the students of the school. The animals will be used in Coastal Crisis Chaplaincy’s Kids Comfort Kits. Kids Comfort Kits are bags that are given to first…

Ice fisherman, good Samaritans rescued after falling into icy pond

Good News Notes: “An ice fisherman who broke through the ice on a and three good Samaritans who fell through trying to save him were all rescued in Boylston on Monday afternoon. The Boylston Fire Department said the town’s dispatch center received a 911 call at approximately 2 p.m. Monday reporting multiple people through the…

An officers act of kindness influences 10-year-old boy’s life

 Good News Notes: “‘He was asking me a lot of questions,” stated Stephanie Clubb, Luke’s mom. ‘He wanted to know what he was doing, if he was a K-9 Officer, he was watching his every move.’ After things calmed down, the Clubbs sent Officer Christian a thank you card for his help and they expressed…

Aberdeen Police have ‘Blessing Box’ for people in need

Good News Notes: “People who need food or household supplies, or even children visiting the library or playing in the park who need a snack or drink, can drop by the Aberdeen Police Department station lobby and pick up the necessary items from the department’s new “Blessing Box.” The box, which made its debut Thursday,…

Boy Surprises Tennessee Police Officer with Act of Kindness

 Good News Notes: “A Tennessee police officer is praising one little boy and his mother for spreading love in his community after they recently surprised him with a random act of kindness. Patrol Officer Zach Little with the Smyrna Police Department had just finished helping with a long funeral procession in the rain on Sunday…