Hundreds in South Linden receive free Thanksgiving dinner from police, nonprofit

The program, titled “Cops and Gobblers,” enters its third year of providing hundreds of Rosewind Apartments residents with free Thanksgiving meals The spirit of giving was in the air as Columbus police partnered with a local nonprofit group to distribute free Thanksgiving meals Wednesday to hundreds of residents of a South Linden apartment complex. The…

Non-profit aimed at helping veterans opens its first location in Frederick, Md.

Platoon 22, a non-profit organization whose mission is to end Veteran suicide has opened its first brick-and-mortar location in Frederick, Maryland. FREDERICK, Md. (7News) — Platoon 22, a non-profit organization whose mission is to end Veteran suicide has opened its first brick-and-mortar location in Frederick, Maryland. The Platoon Veterans Services Center at Goodwill will provide essential…

Area veterans say service doesn’t stop after leaving military

They’ve traded their uniforms for civilian clothing, but area veterans say their dedication to service didn’t end when their tours did. Osborne Murray III joined the Army in 1984, working as a tanker and with the office of intelligence until 1991. He returned in 2007 as a counterintelligence analyst, serving as a recruiter. “I needed…

Gloucester man gives up full-time job to feed the hungry

Hash Norat is helping rough sleepers and people hit by the rising cost of living. A man who quit his full-time job at Unilever two months ago to provide hot meals to hungry people is already helping 250 people a day. Hash Norat’s Feed the Hungry cafe in Gloucester has no set prices, so people…

Jason Kelce Launches Underdog Clothing Line to Benefit New Nonprofit

The beloved Eagles center’s (Be)Philly foundation helps Philadelphia youth achieve academic success. “Hungry dogs run faster.” The inspirational quote that fueled the Eagles’ 2018 Super Bowl championship and Jason Kelce’s epic parade speech now has its own shirt. It’s all part of Kelce’s new Underdog apparel line. As he describes it, the collection includes “items that I…

Man surprises his dying partner with a magical Disney-themed wedding

Kirsty Field, 28, from Carford, South London, died from sarcoma cancer in October 2022 and left behind her husband Alex Fielding, 32 and their two-year-old son Thomas. A heartbroken father surprised his dying wife days before her death with a dream Disney wedding at the hospital where she was receiving cancer treatment. Kirsty Fielding, 28,…