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Following initial Gayle Benson donation to Hurricane Ida relief, NFL family steps up to support

Thursday, September 2nd, 2021

New Orleans Saints owner Gayle Benson, along with the Owners of the Atlanta Falcons, Baltimore Ravens, Carolina Panthers, and the National Football League Foundation have all donated $1 million each for a total of $5 million to the Gulf South region in wake of Hurricane Ida. Hurricane Ida inflicted heavy damage in and around New Orleans after making landfall this weekend and Benson, along with the Arthur M. Blank (Atlanta Falcons Owner) Foundation, The Stephen & Renee Bisciotti Foundation (Balti...

Here’s what Louisiana moms are saying about Hurricane Ida prep

Saturday, August 28th, 2021

Meet: Ranada Billiot of Houma, Louisiana HOUMA, Louisiana – Ranada Billiot lives in a mandatory evacuation area in Houma, Louisiana. She is a mom to two kids, ages six and 13, and they plan to ride out Hurricane Ida together in their house. Pray about it.

Community Resource Center in Nashville supports Waverly flood victims

Friday, August 27th, 2021

The Community Resource Center in Nashville is collecting donations to help flood victims in Waverly.

Jameis Winston to start for Saints, no word on Jaguars QB for MNF

Friday, August 20th, 2021

Urban Meyer said that Trevor Lawrence and Gardner Minshew will continue to rotate with the first-team offense, including Preseason No. against the Saints.

Fred Warner talks about new 5-year contract extension with San Francisco 49ers

Friday, July 23rd, 2021

ers LB Fred Warner discusses his new five-year contract extension to stay with San Francisco.

Ken Anderson’s new coffee shop provides work opportunities for special needs adults

Friday, July 16th, 2021

The Ken Anderson Alliance’s mission is to provide community and opportunity for adults dealing with special needs. This week, the former Cincinnati Bengals quarterback took a big step forward with his foundation. On Thursday, Just Brew Coffee Shop was opened by Anderson.

City Council committee OKs lease for Boys & Girls Club on campus of new police and fire training academy

Wednesday, July 14th, 2021

Quite frankly, Stephen A. Smith knew exactly what he was saying about Shohei Ohtani The ESPN star’s xenophobic comments were not just a simple mistake.

SeafoodFest returns this autumn with “Off the Hook” weekend festival

Friday, July 2nd, 2021

After skipping 2020 due to the pandemic, Ballard SeafoodFest is coming back to the neighborhood with a three-day festival in September. It will be called Off the Hook, set to happen Sept. and 12 in Ballard.

Super Bowl streaker takes deal for 6 months probation, community service

Tuesday, June 29th, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. The stunt is over, but the consequences are far from over. The streaker who ran across the field during the Super Bowl game in Tampa went before a judge Tuesday.

Bay Area native Najee Harris advocates for homeless with Newsom

Friday, June 25th, 2021

SANTA CLARA, Calif. KRON) – Najee Harris of the Pittsburgh Steelers was back in his home state to advocated for homeless people during Gov. Gavin Newsom’s press conference in Santa Clara. Harris’ non-profit “Da’ Bigger Picture Foundation” provides assistance to underserved families impacted by substantial education opportunities, homelessness and hunger.