CEO with Down syndrome runs successful cookie company and helps people with disabilities get jobs
Collette Divitto created her own cookie company when she was in her 20s. And if being a successful business owner at such a young age isn't impressive enough, Divitto also created a nonprofit that helps people with disabilities start their careers. Caitlin O'Kane has more with The Uplift.news.yahoo.com
Saturday Sessions: Curtis Harding performs "Hopeful”
Born in Michigan, Curtis Harding spent his adolescence in Atlanta, where he grew up with two musical inspirations: his mother, a gospel singer, and his sister, a hip-hop fan. Since then he’s developed his own soulful style, showcased in two previous albums. From his latest album “If Words Were Flowers,” Curtis Harding performs “Hopeful.”news.yahoo.com
Betty White was beloved, but she did not love this Ohio community
Dec. 31—Betty White, one of America's most beloved celebrities, died Friday at the age of 99, just short of her 100th birthday. Few people, however, know she lived briefly in Ohio for a few months in an area county, and she hated the experience. White married World War II pilot Dick "Bud" Barker in 1945, and she planned to live with him in California. However, she recounted Barker instead ...news.yahoo.com
Actors, comedians and president react to Betty White's death
Henry Winkler thanked White for her humor, warmth and activism. Kathy Griffin shared a few stories in a Twitter thread and wrote that White treated her like an equal in the comedy world. White was a television mainstay for more than 60 years.news.yahoo.com
ALWAYS A GOLDEN GIRL: This collection of Betty White videos proves she has and always will be a legend
From her earliest days in television, Betty White had a personality that set the stage for her to become one of the most beloved performers to ever live. From appearances on sitcoms, to commercials, to game shows and more, White has always has been a legend.
Texas zoo pays tribute to Betty White on her 99th birthday
FILE - Actress Betty White poses for a portrait in Los Angeles on June 9, 2010. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)SAN ANTONIO – The original “Golden Girl” Betty White is honored with a special tribute at a Texas zoo on her 99th birthdayThe San Antonio Zoo took to social media to pay tribute to White, thanking her for being “a friend to animals and zoos”, with a photo of three elephants, also called their “Golden Girls,” KSAT reported. “From our Golden Girls and all of us at San Antonio Zoo to the OG Golden Girl Betty White, HAPPY 99th BIRTHDAY!! From our Golden Girls and all of us at San Antonio Zoo to the OG Golden Girl Betty White, HAPPY 99th BIRTHDAY!!! One more thing Betty White: whenever it’s safe to travel, you always have an open invitation to pay our ducks a visit!
Betty White marks 99th birthday Sunday by staying up as late as she wants
FILE - Actress Betty White poses for a portrait in Los Angeles on June 9, 2010. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)LOS ANGELES – True to form, Betty White has something impish to say about her birthday Sunday. “Since I am turning 99, I can stay up as late as I want without asking permission!” she told The Associated Press in an email. Her birthday meal will be a hot dog and French fries brought in — along with a bouquet of roses — by her longtime friend and agent, Jeff Witjas. In January alone, White is on screen in reruns including “The Golden Girls” and “Hot in Cleveland”; the 2009 Sandra Bullock movie “The Proposal,” and the 2018 documentary “Betty White: First Lady of Television,” about her life and career.
Betty White says she will spend her 99th birthday feeding two ducks who visit her "every day"
Betty White has all of her ducks in a row before her birthday this year. "The Golden Girls" actress spilled her animal-filled plans for the special day to Entertainment Tonight on Tuesday. "Running a mile each morning has been curtailed by COVID, so I am working on getting 'The Pet Set' rereleased, and feeding the two ducks who come to visit me every day." The program spotlighted, "her lifelong devotion to animals, and the people who love them," according to the release. White often advocates for wildlife conservation and has been honored for her decades-long dedication to the humane treatment of animals.cbsnews.com
‘Golden Girls’ house sells for $4M: Beyond the show, here’s why it sold for more than $1M than asking price
LOS ANGELES – The iconic home used for the all-time classic show ‘Golden Girls’ is officially off the real estate market, selling for $4 million -- $1 million more than the asking price, People Magazine reported. The real estate agent was “shocked” that there were many “Golden Girls” fans interested in buying the home, People Magazine reported. While the exterior is familiar to fans, the inside of “The Golden Girls” home may not look similar to the show’s home interior. “The Golden Girls” originally aired from 1985 to 1992. Backyard (Courtesy of People Magazine/Brandon V Photography)Kitchen (Courtesy of People Magazine/Brandon V Photography)What do you think of the home?