Good News

Calgary Cab Driver Returns $10,000 To Passenger

The Huffington Post Canada | William Alcopra | Posted 08.23.2015 | Canada Alberta

"I was just doing my job."

Thief Returns Deceased Boy's Bike, Apologizes To Family

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 06.26.2015 | Canada Alberta

The remorseful man wanted to fix the situation and apologize for his wrongs.

Honest Bus Driver Turns In Wallet With HUGE Amount Of Cash

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 04.10.2015 | Canada Alberta

Fred Bediako had already kissed his wallet — and the $1,500 US cash inside — goodbye. The Calgary man realized he had misplaced his wallet aft...

B.C. Couple Sparks Unique Fundraiser For Haiti School

The Huffington Post B.C. | Montana Cumming | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The School Sessions is not your everyday, run-of-the mill fundraiser.

Victoria Parking Warning Is Oh So Canadian

The Huffington Post B.C. | Sara Harowitz | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

They say island life makes you more relaxed, more easygoing. Such is the case for one forgiving University of Victoria (UVic) parking officer, at leas...

These B.C. Stories Are Guaranteed To Make You Feel Good

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

2014 was a year of strife in British Columbia, particularly with the prolonged labour dispute between the provincial government and public school teac...

Upvote This: Vancouver Redditors Help Former Addict

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Reddit users are prolific and inquisitive, but kind is not a common adjective applied to people on the social networking site where the anonymous comm...

Wallet Stolen On 1979 Camping Trip Returned To B.C. Woman

CP | Tim Petruk, Kamloops This Week, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

KAMLOOPS, B.C. - When Martha Shepherd answered the phone, the last thing she expected to hear was that someone found her wallet — 35 years after her...

B.C. Teen Makes Special Gift For Slain Soldier's Son

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A B.C. teen who has Down syndrome has sewn a blanket for Cpl. Nathan Cirillo's son so that he can have a "warm hug." Angel Magnussen, 18, spends ho...

What I Learned This Week: Is Good News the Cure for a Cold?

Andy Nulman | Posted 12.06.2014 | Canada Business
Andy Nulman

I spent much of last week saddled with a nagging cold, one that wouldn't fully break though into need for bed rest, but left me sniffly, blocked up, achy, feverish and functionally miserable for six straight days. Then in the space of 45 minutes I got two emails filled with good news and for the next six hours or so, my nose cleared up.

WATCH: 10,000 Reasons To Smile For Alberta Dad

Excel Homes | Posted 11.15.2014 | Canada Alberta
Excel Homes

As Barrett Budgell pulled up to his new home in Cochrane, Alberta, he immediately knew something was up when he saw a massive red bow wrapped around his garage. The single father of four-year-old twin boys, Lucas and Logan, moved into Cochrane to make the commute back and forth to Fort McMurrary for work easier on his family.

Seaside Home Auctioned Off For Cancer Foundation

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A donated waterfront house was sold at an auction for half of its $1.4-million listing price, but all proceeds went to the B.C. Cancer Foundation. ...

Cancer Survivor Giving Away $1.4-Million House

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A B.C. businessman is so grateful for the care he received while being treated for cancer that he’s donated a $1.4-million oceanfront home to the B....

7-Year-Old Raises Money For Best Friend's Surgery

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

As far as best friends go, you couldn't ask for a better buddy than 7-year-old Quinn Callander. Quinn has been trying to raise $20,000 so his pal, ...

Reporter Covers Her Own Marriage Proposal

Jennifer Pellegrini | Posted 08.09.2014 | Canada Living
Jennifer Pellegrini

In early May, another sign appeared outside the Tribune's office. This one had a black question mark on it, but there was still no solution to the pink-heart riddle that had captivated the attention of the community. The plot thickened.

Heroes Pull Woman From Burning Car

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A woman has three Good Samaritans to thank after they rescued her from a burning car wreck. The woman suffered a medical emergency while she was dr...

Stranger Surprises Shoeless Bus Rider With Amazing Gesture

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

An anonymous B.C. man's random act of kindness to a shoeless transit passenger has elicited an amazing online response. Over the weekend, a man...

'Soul-Touching' Gift For Shoeless Transit Rider

Vancouver 24Hrs | Posted 04.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

One bus driver has had his faith in people restored after witnessing a rider with plastic bags on his feet instead of shoes given a surprising gif...

Is Vancouver The Most Honest City In Canada?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

If you dropped your wallet on the street, would a stranger pick it up and return it to you? The guys of Vancouver entertainment and clothing compan...

Alberta Hero Saves Little Girl From Septic Tank Death

The Huffignton Post Alberta | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

The rescue of a two-year-old from a septic tank in Arizona has earned a Southern Alberta woman an award for her heroism. Chelsea Cunningham of Sun...

Facebook Strangers Bond Over Family

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Strangers on Facebook are coming together to raise money for Erica Macklin and her four children, after Paul Macklin (far left) died after a workplace...

Beyond Certification: B Corp is About Community

Aaron H. Emery | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Impact
Aaron H. Emery

At the risk of sounding a bit existential, B Corps are businesses, fundamentally bent toward a greater purpose. They recognize that degrees of intentionality go a long way when it comes to making employees' lives a little bit better.

From London To Mongolia For B.C. Charity

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 03.16.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A rough road trip from London to Mongolia may not sound like the most conventional fundraiser, but that's how three University of British Columbia stu...

SavvyMom Roundup: Kid President, Valentine's Day Cards, Conrad Black and More

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 04.05.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

It was a busy week. We learned some lessons about text messages in my family, watched an eight year old give a great pep talk that would inspire anyone, learned that Conrad Black is back, contemplated the make-versus-buy Valentine's Day card dilemma and we read in horror about babies getting tattoos.

Good People Help Care For Dog Of Man Battling Cancer

The Canadian Press | Posted 02.21.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Albertans have stepped up to help an Edmonton man who is battling cancer. Sixty-one-year-old Kevin Hearn was worried about how to take c...