Amtrak and DreamWorks Team Up with Discount Family Travel!

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Just in time for families making spring travel plans, Amtrak is collaborating with DreamWorks Animation on the release of its animated family comedy The Boss Baby to promote Amtrak’s year-round discount of 50 percent off travel for kids ages 12 and under on board Amtrak trains nationwide. Children under the age of two ride free. “Amtrak and DreamWorks Animation share a long history of connecting families and enriching their experiences so teaming up for The … Continue reading

Like Jeremy Renner? You’ll Like This Free Mobile App for Fans!

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 Actor and singer Jeremy Renner today launched a groundbreaking free mobile app powered by escapex that gives him the ability to interact directly with his fans all over the world. For the millions of fans who were alerted to the app’s release over the past several days via a message on the actor’s Facebook account, the official Jeremy Renner app provides a deeper look into the life of this award-winning actor and singer. To celebrate … Continue reading

Fernando Arce announced as recipient of Neal Poppin Award!

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Yesterday I shared about Special Guest Colin Farrell at Gatepath’s The Power of Possibilities event where a very special award was announced. Embed from Getty Images In addition to the discussion with Farrell, Gatepath announced the recipient of this year’s Neal Poppin Award, which honors an individual whose determination, spirit, and enthusiasm transcends any limitations he or she has faced. This year’s award recipient, Fernando Arce, was born nearly three months premature. He weighed less than two pounds, … Continue reading

Colin Farrell Speaks at Gatepath’s Power of Possibilities Event!

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Actor Colin Farrell was the featured guest at Gatepath’s annual The Power of Possibilities event. As a parent of a child with special needs, Farrell has a personal connection to Gatepath’s mission of creating a world where people of all abilities are fully accepted, respected and included. The accomplished Irish-born actor, who has a 13-year-old son diagnosed with Angelman syndrome, shared his insights and journey as a parent in an open and heartfelt conversation moderated … Continue reading

60% of Online Population Reads Books Either Daily or at Least Once a Week!

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Sadly, the US is not the leader when it comes to reading books! – China has highest percentage of “every day“ book readers –Netherlands and South Korea tie for the highest percentage who say they never read books –Women are more likely to be avid book readers than men A 17-country report just released by global market analysts, GfK, shows that 30 percent of the international online population read books “every day or most days“. This … Continue reading

Helping Helper by Tara C Allred!

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“He’s not a friend, he’s my husband. And he’s gone.” En route to Salt Lake City, intending to start over, their car breaks down near the struggling mining town of Helper, Utah—and then Tony leaves Kora behind. ​ Alone, broken and angry, especially that her family was right in their judgment against Tony, Kora decides to stay in Helper and aid in it’s art-centered transformation. ​ But in working to save her new home, Kora … Continue reading