Weekly Good : Dog Days Edition - August, 2020

We Have 21 Reasons To Smile Today!

They frolic! They play! They chase and tumble. And you will never be so excited to by the smell of puppy breath! Check out this video and watch the painfully adorable afternoon adventure through a meadow of 21 Golden Retriever puppies.

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Time For These Pups To "Play Ball!"

The Trenton Thunder, a minor league baseball affiliate of the NY Yankees, has an unusual way of getting through the dog days of summer. Meet Batdog Derby and his son Rookie, a Batdog in training.

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This Wonderful Music Video Celebrates A Senior Dog's Love!

Some great people who are dedicated to helping provide love to senior dogs in need produced this music video. Our thanks to a perfect pairing: Chris and Mariesa Hughes and their organization, The Mr. Mo Project, who teamed up with the musicians Dan Tilleryand and Dave G to write the heartwarming lyrics and melody of this original song, "Never Too Old to Love."

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This Pup Stays Cool, Calm and Collected At His Job!

Friendship is beautiful; but a friendship that is born from a heroic rescue is downright heartwarming. We are in love with this story about Jake, a pitbull mix, and Bill Lindler, a firefighter. Jake was a victim of a house fire but luckily was rescued by Bill and others from the Hanahan, South Carolina Fire Department.

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Therapy Dogs Are Helping Kids With Trauma Feel Calm Enough To Tell Their Stories

Therapy Dogs Provide A Sense of Security For Kids in Court.

The dogs of the K9 Circuit Program are the ultimate therapy dogs for kids in courtrooms. Recently Orlando, Florida created a community outreach program called Companions for Courage where dogs provide a sense of security to children testifying in court.

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James Middleton's Dog Knows How To Stay Cool And Look Even Cooler!

Mostly known as the the younger brother of Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, James Middleton is also quite the dog lover. Watch his Golden Retriever Mabel as she relaxes and beats the heat in her own special way.

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Tracy's Paws Rescue - OnlyGood TV's Charity of the Week.

Tracy and her team spend free time after work and on weekends caring for the dogs at TPR ranch when the kennel techs leave for the day. For more information or to make a donation, please visit: tracyspawsrescue.org - 100% of your donation will always go directly towards the care and needs of rescue dogs that enter this program.

OGTV hopes your week is Only Good!

Weekly Good Newsletter - July 3, 2020

Connecticut Town Honors Fallen Soldiers With Marvelous Flag Display!

This Field of Flags, a display of nearly 7,000 flags, reminds one Connecticut community of how many have laid down their lives. It brings out the gratitude for those who have sacrificed, and the sorrow for those who have been lost in the many battles fought for freedom and justice.

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Holiday BBQ Grilling Tips From NY Mets Announcer Marysol Castro - Making Your Burgers Great This Weekend!

Summer BBQs are great but it can be very disappointing to wait for juicy grilled burger and get a dried out hockey puck instead. Watch as Marysol, our Kitchen Hack expert, with a little help from her Mom ,Miriam, demonstrates a couple of ways to keep that grilled burger moist and full of flavor. Put those hockey pucks aside and save them for a winter trip to the rink!

You can follow Marysol on Facebook

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Great Moments In July 4th Holiday Sports - Calder Hodge Has All The Highlights!

If you're like us, you're CRAVING SPORTS….. ANY KIND OF SPORTS!!!

So we created a show to help you get your fix - filled with great moments in sports, your favorite players and teams, and even super fun trivia... all hosted by our friend, Calder Hodge, a budding young athlete himself, destined to be part of sports history!

Welcome to This Week in Sports with Calder Hodge! Join Calder as he looks back over the years at great moments and little known facts from the July 4th Weekend.

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The Perfectly Delicious Way to Cool Off & Wow Guests This Weekend!

Fourth of July weekend is here! That means celebrations, food, family and friends!

In this episode of Unwritten Recipes, an OnlyGood TV Original Series, Felicia Levinson reveals the family favorite dessert inspired by the jingle of her neighborhood ice cream truck.

Find this recipe on Felicia's food blog at: https://unwrittenrecipes.com/

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A Virtual 4th of July HS Choir Performance That Will Leave You In Awe!

High school seniors marked this moment with a virtual performance of 'The Star-Spangled Banner' during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.

Hosted by XQ Institute, The LeBron James Family Foundation, and The Entertainment Industry Foundation, this prime time special highlighted real stories from high school seniors, educators, and families.

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Kid Entrepreneur Makes Holiday Games For Friends and Family.

Sebastian Martinez, kid CEO of "Are You Kidding Socks", is back with a new DIY project that enables anyone to construct a Cornhole Set that will keep the whole family active, challenged, and entertained this holiday weekend.

Can you guess where his socks come in?

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The Dudeoir & The Pup - We Wish You A Happy (and Safe) 4th!

Enjoy these #FeelGoodPhotos and remember to capture some of your own great memories this weekend.

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The National Association of American Veterans Cares For Those Who Have Served.

The return is not always easy when resources are scarce for postwar mental, physical, financial, and housing assistance. Health conditions and injuries incurred during military duty often require continuous and ongoing care and are more difficult to treat when home life is unstable, access to care is limited, and financial support is unavailable.

Support the programs provided by the NAAV by making a contribution on behalf of our veterans.

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OGTV hopes your week is Only Good!

Weekly Good Newsletter - June 7, 2020

Re-Gifting Flowers As An Earth-Friendly Kindness Company!

Flowers really do have the power to heal! Random Acts of Flowers is a non-profit organization that recycles flowers into beautiful bouquets that are delivered to patients at hospitals, senior centers and other healthcare facilities.

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Keedron Bryant Sings His Heart Out Over Racial Injustice.

A 12-year-old gospel singer named Keedron Bryant posted an original song, "I Just Want To Live", written by his Mom, about the heartbreaking realities of being a young black man. In the wake of George Floyd's death, this boy's song has become a rallying cry.

Keedron wrote about what inspired him - "Just singing what's on my heart...hope this blesses someone,"

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These Heroes Bring "Fin-Tastic" Fun to Their Community - Only Good Heroes (E3)

OnlyGood TV presents its brand new original series, Only Good Heroes, where you'll meet some remarkable individuals and organizations who are making a difference.

In this episode, host Lucia Nazzaro talks with the Social Distancing Sharks! With their colorful costumes, positive signs and smooth dance moves, this anonymous duo has been making surprise appearances at birthday parties, local shops, firehouses, and other locations just to bring a smile during these difficult times.

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Former Victoria's Secret Model and Actress, Michelle Ray Smith, Shows Us How To Disinfect Our Homes Naturally!

Welcome to Green Clean Queen - a new OnlyGood TV series for people looking to keep their home fresh and clean without the use of toxic chemicals!

In this premiere episode, host Michelle Ray Smith highlights two common household items that might easily be overlooked when doing a a home cleanup . You will be amazed at how many bacteria per square inch typically live on these things.

But never fear,...the Green Clean Queen makes bacteria disappear!

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In Unity There Is Strength.

This #FeelGoodPhoto of the week reflects the feelings of camaraderie that we are seeing displayed by people protesting peacefully on streets across the country.

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This Minnesota Bakery Treated 2020 Grads to a Sweet Farewell!

Upset by the cancellation of graduation celebrations across the country, Bill Hanisch, the owner of Hanisch Bakery and Coffee Shop in the town of Red Wing, Minnesota, decided to make a custom cake for every graduating senior at nearby Red Wing High School, his alma mater.

Read how his spirit of giving has spread to graduates and cake lovers all across the state.

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This Man Is A YouTube Father Figure and Mentor to All.

Rob Kenney wanted to step in to fill the void whenever a kid needed to learn how to do something. Now, his Youtube channel called 'Dad, How Do I?', aims to teach youth the valuable lessons a Dad is meant to teach.

Read his story and check out his Youtube Channel and pick up some fatherly wisdom.

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Rescue Paw Foundation - OnlyGood TV's Charity of the Week.

After Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation (SASF) in Southampton, NY made the difficult decision to suspend normal operations a few weeks ago, they needed to get creative about accommodating the many animals still in their charge.

Support The Rescue Paw Foundation so they can continue caring for cats and dogs in the shelter, while also keeping adoptive and foster families healthy enough to continue caring for the animals at home

We'll see you next week. Till then, OGTV hopes your week is Only Good!

Weekly Good Newsletter - May 31, 2020


Archie Williams Heart Stopping performance on America's Got Talent!

Released after 37 years in prison for a crime he was innocent of, Archie Williams brings the America's Got Talent judges and audience to tears with a soulful rendition of Elton John's "Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me"

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This Hero is Getting PPE to Hospital Workers - Only Good Heroes (E2).

OnlyGood TV presents its brand new original series, Only Good Heroes, where you'll meet some remarkable individuals and organizations who are making a huge difference in communities across the country, sparking action that pulls people together to battle the impact from this pandemic..

In this episode, host Lucia Nazzaro talks with Rhonda Roland Shearer the founder of the Art Science Research Laboratory and the driving force behind "cutredtape4heroes.org", the grassroots campaign that is meeting a critical need by supplying healthcare workers with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

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This Farm Gives Animals a Second Chance!

'Don't Forget Us, Pet Us!' is a non profit that strives to create second chances for animals that otherwise would not have one. These adorable animals get a better life that truly counts.

Watch how Spartacus, a baby goat, meets a very special friend, a baby Emu named Tumbleweed. This is truly one of the most unique love stories we have ever seen!

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Amputee USMC Veteran & Model Creates Her Own Lane.

Marine Kirstie Ennis grew up with military parents and always knew she would join the Marine Corps and it was no surprise when she did at 17. She became a Helicopter Door Gunner, "...the most bad to the bone job in the Marine Corps you can possibly have."

While she was serving in Afghanistan, a mission to transport fellow Marines and supplies became a life-changer. Kirstie's copter crashed and she suffered multiple injuries, including the loss of her leg

Watch how this determined woman has overcome her injury, regained her confidence, and become a role model for others who also face difficult circumstances.

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Artist "Banksy" Dedicates Latest Work to the Real Heroes.

Our #FeelGoodPhoto of the Week is from legendary street artist Banksy who paid tribute to healthcare workers with this gift to a UK hospital.

It's a beautiful tribute to the NHS workers that are helping those in their time of need across the UK. Now on display at the hospital for patients and workers, it's certainly a morale boost at a time when the UK's healthcare system is seeing its limits tested. The piece will remain on view until the fall, and then will be auctioned off to benefit the NHS.

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Players of an 80+ Women's Basketball Team, The "San Diego Splash", Can't Wait to Hit the Court Again!

For members of the Splash in San Diego's Senior Women's 3-on-3 Basketball Association – a team whose youngest player is 82 years old – the time they spend on the court is much more than a hobby. These ladies are raising money to help send promising student-athletes to sports camps, giving young girls opportunities the Splash teammates didn't have growing up.

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Charlize Theron Donates $1 Million Dollars Towards Domestic Violence Prevention During The Quarantine!

This week's honor for "Celebs Doing Good" goes to Academy Award winning actor Charlize Theron. Learn more about how her Together For Her initiative is supporting those who are sheltering in place in a home that may not be safe.

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Cut Red Tape 4 Heroes - OnlyGood TV's Charity of the Week.

Come to the rescue of our heroes! The more money we raise, the more supplies we can provide. We need caring people to step up so we can continue going to hospitals, help healthcare workers in need, and later expand to nursing homes.

Support their efforts by donating to: cutredtape4heroes


We'll see you next week. Till then, OGTV hopes your week is Only Good!

Weekly Good Newsletter - May 24, 2020

Kelly Clarkson sings "You Say" as an uplifting virtual tribute to First Responders.

Kelly Clarkson and her bandmates invite healthcare workers from across the U.S. to join them for a very special Kellyoke set to Lauren Daigle's 2018 single, "You Say".

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Photo Booth helps shelter Pets get Adopted.

Have you ever found it difficult to connect with a pet in a dog shelter? That's why the Humane Society of Utah decided to give each dog its individual chance to shine for their staff photographer, Guinnever Shuster, and show off its unique personality. Lights! Camera! Woof!

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Carlisle, PA High School students have a "Quarantine Prom" they'll never forget.

Prom might be canceled for high-school students across the country, but for the students in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, that didn't mean the party was over. Using a pickup truck, local DJ and a professional photographer Preston Griffin helped a group of local businesses pitch in to create a special night for the students.

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This toddler can't talk yet - But he sure can cook!

Today Mommy helped me make strawberry shortcakes, it was very messy and very yummy 🍓 I thought the cake mix was steam so I kept saying HOT! Please listen closely to my review. Thanks Mom!

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This Hero is Helping the Hungry! - Only Good Heroes (E1)

OnlyGood TV presents its brand new original series, Only Good Heroes. In this premiere episode, host Lucia Nazzaro talks with the inspiring Carol Shattuck, CEO of Norwalk, CT based Food Rescue US, a non-profit organization that is meeting the critical needs of a growing "food insecure" population during this pandemic.

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Gold Star Moms share the true meaning of Memorial Day.

What is the REAL meaning for Memorial Day? We need to remember and give thanks to all the men and women in the military and their families who have sacrificed and lost their lives to protect us. It is truly because of them that we can even have lives to celebrate!

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OnlyGood TV's Charity of the Week - Food Rescue US

Hunger in the United States makes no sense because in our digitally connected world, bridging the gap between excess and access isn't just possible. It's simple. Unlike traditional models, Food Rescue US lowers overhead costs, increases access to fresh food, and ensures that food rescued today is delivered today. The impact has been huge – and with your help, it will grow exponentially.

To help fight hunger, please donate to Food Rescue US .


We'll see you next week. Till then, OGTV hopes your week is Only Good!

Weekly Good Newsletter - May 17, 2020


Fitness Program created for kids now helps Seniors.

There's a new focus on getting seniors to work out during the corona virus pandemic and the idea started with kids in school. BOKS workouts are catching on with seniors because they are easy, fun, and helping them stay fit.


Musician Dad Rocks Out With Kids to Perform Beatles Classic!

It's a family affair. Dad on lead, Mom behind the camera ... but the Kids steal the show. Once you see "Colt Clark and the Quarantine Kids" version of "Come Together," you'll fall in love with them all!


Kids are Cute - Especially when they're Baby Goats! Your Daily Diversion...

Goats, especially baby goats, bring so much happiness to the world. The Catskill Animal Sanctuary rescues farm animals from a variety of bad circumstances. After one of their biggest rescues last October, they have welcomed a herd of baby goats that are getting a lot of attention and have captured people's hearts!


This Teen creates a solution for "Safe Hugs".

People still need to social distance, which means physical contact with family and friends can be hard during the corona virus crisis. Our #FeelGoodPhoto of the week shows how a 10-year-old girl created a plastic curtain to be able to hug her grandparents.


This Kid CEO taught himself how to cook!

Have you learned anything new since you've been quarantined? Kid CEO, Sebastian Martinez, from Are You Kidding Socks, has come up with his own recipe for a power breakfast. Watch as he whips up this recipe to help you get your day off and running, even if you're still only in your socks!


Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson donate blood plasma for an important Carona Virus study.

This was our "Celebs Doing Good" Pick of the Week. If it helps others recover from the disease and leads to cure, the actor and his wife will be proud to have contributed the "Hanks-ccine" to the cause!


"No Kid Hungry" vows to make sure no kid in America goes hungry.

A movement of Teachers, Chefs, Community Leaders, Parents, Lawmakers, and CEOs have a shared belief that hunger is an issue that must be addressed, now. The Covid-19 pandemic has uncovered a distressing fact - thousands of American families walk a narrow line between comfort and poverty. No Kid Hungry and their partners are assisting those whose lives have been disrupted by getting healthy food to where it's most needed.

To support the work of No Kid Hungry, click HERE ...


We'll see you next week. Till then, OGTV hopes your week is Only Good!

Weekly Good Newsletter - May 10, 2020

What can we do together even while we are alone? Juilliard Students and Alumni answer.

A brilliant performance by 100+ current and future stars. How many can you pick out?Laura Linney from OZARK, 2-time Grammy and Tony Winner, Patti LuPone and Jon Batiste from The Late Show... and way more.

To see more from Juilliard, click HERE ...


We celebrate and thank the Front Line Heroes and their families.

This Nurse praying with her daughter is our #FeelGoodPhoto of the week.


Everyone Could Use a Little Diversion Like This Adorable Puppy Getting Her First Haircut!

Ella's first haircut transforms her from an overgrow ball of fur to an "ella-gant" lady.


It's Teacher's Appreciation Week so let's celebrate this Teacher's passion for the Constitution and how it changes her student's lives.

With most schools across the country closed, we are especially aware of the importance of our Teachers. Meet Katie Boland, an award winning teacher, whose passion and enthusiasm rubs off on her students and is part of her formula for success. She gives us hope for the future.


Texas Principal travels 800 miles to visit each graduating senior.

Further celebrating our Educators, we love this story about this Texas Principal who refused to let the Corona Virus ruin his high school students' momentous event. Recognizing the importance of the graduation, he took to the road and traveled 800 miles to visit each and every one of his graduating seniors.


These Target employees are celebrating their Moms.

This Mother's Day tribute put a smile on our faces. Have you called your Mom yet?


Local Charity responds to local food shortages.

City Harvest is committed to rescuing and delivering food for the 2.5 million New Yorkers who were depending on us before the COVID-19 crisis, and the thousands more who need us now, as the devastating economic impact of this pandemic becomes a reality.

To donate, Click HERE ...


We'll see you next week. Till then, OGTV hopes your week is Only Good!

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