In Woburn, Massachusetts, an Amazon delivery driver went above and beyond the call of duty when he saved a dog from drowning in a pool.... [Read Full Story]
Back in February, Michael Lafrenz turned the key over in a subcompact car at Tyler Automotive in Stevensville, becoming the third winner in United Way of Southwest Michigan’s annual car giveaway. This season, United Way is revving up the fun by adding a new incentive.... [Read Full Story]
National Tackle Kids Cancer Day
National Online Learning Day
National IT Professionals Day
National Linguine Day
National Double Cheeseburger Day
National Cheese Toast Day
In Fairfield, Ohio, five-year-old Cayden Cummings wanted to set up a lemonade stand to raise money for school supplies for kids at his school.... [Read Full Story]
Trainer Beau joins Zack to talk about the re-opening of the indoor facilities at South Shore Health & Racquet Club. Listen in for details on how to successfully return to the gym or become a new member!... [Read Full Story]
About 10 years ago, Jocelynn James was having a rough time with life. She was in and out of jail. She was on a local most wanted list. Between 2007 and 2012, she was handcuffed 16 times.... [Read Full Story]
McLovin is a male white and black kitten, only about six months old. This fun-filled and action-packed young guy is looking for a home where he can enjoy life and party like a rock star! McLovin loves getting as much attention as possible and he plays well with others. McLovin is neutered and micro-chipped. Please contact Cass County Animal Control at 269-445-3701 to learn more about our magnificent McLovin!... [Read Full Story]
Tom Haddad, a survivor from the 89th floor of World Trade Center Tower One, along with Damon DiMarco, author of Tower Stories — An Oral History of 9/11, spoke with Zack almost 9 years ago in an interview about the experiences of that tragic day.... [Read Full Story]
Patriot Day and National Day of Remembrance: In memory of the nearly 3,000 people killed in the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
National Make Your Bed Day: Make your bed – it sets the tone for your whole day.
11-year-old Cartier Carey of Hampton, Virginia, spent his summer running a lemonade stand to raise money for diapers and other supplies for single moms.... [Read Full Story]
Daniele from St. Joe Today joins Zack to see what’s happening this week around the area for you and the family to be part of!... [Read Full Story]
Mike Nadolski from the Lake Michigan College Mendel Center talks with Zack about their Drive-In Live! Concert Series, now with a lower admission price! See the remaining shows at themendelcenter.com.... [Read Full Story]
World Suicide Prevention Day
National School Picture Day
National Swap Ideas Day
National TV Dinner Day
Alpaca Day... [Read Full Story]
Amanda from the Walk to End Alzheimers speaks with Zack about the upcoming Berrien County edition of the Walk happening this weekend.... [Read Full Story]Demi Lovato‘s speaking up for those like her who may need help dealing with mental health issues — she’s now a spokesperson for a new online therapy service, Talkspace.As an outspoken celebrity who’s struggled with drug addiction and depression, she shared the news on Good Morning America today (Wednesday). Talkspace is a platform that connects users with licensed therapists from the comfort of their homes. Demi tells fans, “You are absolutely not alone right now.” (People)
Fans who’ve been bummed out on a lack of live Shawn Mendes performances will get a little treat next week when he takes the stage at the 2020 Toronto Film Festival Tribute Awards.He’ll perform at the gala event, and will officially endow the new Shawn Mendes Foundation Changemaker Award, a $10,000 prize given to a film that tackles issues of social change.The show will air September 15th at 8 pm ET on Canada’s CTV — it’ll also stream internationally on Variety‘s website.
Justin Timberlake‘s suiting up for a crack at Major League Baseball — by investing big bucks in an effort to bring a team to his hometown of Nashville.He’s joined a group with country stars Luke Combs and Eric Church that’s pushing to launch an expansion team that would be called the Nashville Stars. He says “I believe in Music City Baseball’s vision of linking baseball and music in a unique way to unite and entertain people and I am excited to help generate awareness throughout the community as we share our vision for bringing MLB to Music City.”The plan faces a number of hurdles, including Major League Baseball’s dwindling attendance, and financial issues in the city of Nashville, which would have to partly finance a new stadium. However, there’s much hope in the future for the Stars seeing as J.T. has experience in sports management — he already owns part of the NBA’s Memphis Grizzlies. (Tennessean)
LeShenda Williams of Nashville, Tennessee, stumbled into some rough times — and found herself living out of her car, often sleeping in the parking lot of a Kroger grocery store.... [Read Full Story]E! News says ”Keeping Up with the Kardashians” is going to end in 2021. The family posted: “It is with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to Keeping Up with the Kardashians. After what will be 14 years, 20 seasons, hundreds of episodes and several spin-off shows, we’ve decided as a family to end this very special journey. We are beyond grateful to all of you who’ve watched us for all of these years—through the good times, the bad times, the happiness, the tears, and the many relationships and children. We’ll forever cherish the wonderful memories and countless people we’ve met along the way.”The Peacock streaming service has picked up two seasons of the dramatic series reboot of Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. The show, titled Bel-Air, is based on Morgan Cooper’s viral video that reimagined the NBC comedy series as a drama. (Variety)
Ellen DeGeneres will return to the airwaves on September 21st when she’ll address all the controversy swirling around her talk show.In a statement, the comedian says, “I can’t wait to get back to work and back to our studio. And, yes, we’re gonna talk about it.”The announcement came on the same day another accusation was leveled against Ellen. According to a new report the star has been “tormenting” her household staffers. Before that, she’s been accused of being mean to guests and creating a toxic work environment.According to the press release upcoming episodes will include such A-list guests as Kerry Washington, Alec Baldwin, Chrissy Teigen, Chris Rock, Amy Schumer and Adam Sandler.
Lupita Nyong’o has broken her silence on the death of her Black Panther co-star Chadwick Boseman.The actress wrote a touching tribute after attending his memorial over the weekend.Lupita shared a photo of herself with Chadwick and wrote, “I write these words from a place of hopelessness, to honor a man who had great hope. I am struggling to think and speak about my friend, Chadwick Boseman, in the past tense. It doesn’t make sense. The news of his passing is a punch to my gut every morning. I am aware that we are all mortal, but you come across some people in life that possess an immortal energy, that seem like they have existed before, that are exactly where they are supposed to always be – here! … that seem ageless…. Chadwick was one of those people.”The Black Panther star died on August 28th at age 43 after a four-year battle with colon cancer.
Brian Saxton from the Benton Harbor Sunrise Rotary talks about the 2020 edition of the Great Pumpkin Raffle taking place on Saturday, September 19 at 2pm in downtown St. Joe.... [Read Full Story]
Take the work out of banking with eAlerts from Honor Credit Union! You can automate alerts for the information you need most, like account balances, ACH transactions, and more! Get details at honorcu.com.... [Read Full Story]TODAY IS:National Teddy Bear Day
Was this the worst summer ever? Apparently not. A new Economist/YouGov poll found that despite COVID, pretty much no sports, and every typical summer activity either canceled or vastly different, only 16% of respondents said it was their “worst summer ever.” 30% described it as a “bad summer,” 38% said it was an “average summer,” and 14% said it was a “good summer.” Just 2% of respondents said it was the “best summer ever.”
Do you own a home? How far away is it from being finished? A new survey found that the average home is five years and five months away from being “finished.”Here are the top projects people want to get done to consider their homes to be “done”:
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Fixing up the yard
Redecorating the den/living room
Repainting the shed/fencing
Getting new furniture and other home goods
Redoing the bathroom
Redoing the kitchen
Getting new windows/doors... [Read Full Story]The Daily Star says Adele may post a bikini picture to show off her weight loss. A source tells the newspaper, “Adele’s proud of her new physique, she obviously doesn’t want to become known as someone who is just posting sexy selfies all the time. However, she’s been desperate to show herself off to give her a confidence boost. She wants to wait for the dust to settle before she posts any more pics. But she’s keen to go somewhere she can wear a bikini. She’s worked so hard to look this good and isn’t afraid to show it off.”
Ace Showbiz says Ed Sheeran’s first demo album has been auctioned off for $65,000. He recorded “Spinning Man” when he was 13. Ed owns 19 of the 20 copies that were made.
The Sun claims One Direction’s wax figures have been removed from Madame Tussauds Museum in London. The figures were retired after being on display for seven years. There are currently no plans to honor Harry Styles or Niall Horan’s solo careers with updated figures.
Sarah Spoonholtz from the Southwest Michigan Regional Chamber talks to Zack about the upcoming Thursday Young Professionals Mixer at North Pier Brewing. Get more details and register here: http://business.smrchamber.com/events/details/young-professionals-september-mixer-9345... [Read Full Story]