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Pay-It-Forward Chain In Winnipeg Lasts For 3 Hours
Winnipeg’s residents are at it again. According to Yahoo News, customers at a Tim Hortons coffee shop in Winnipegstarted a chain of goodwill that ended up extending to 228 lucky residents on Friday. “One generous customer at the restaurant on Beaverhill Blvd. started a chain of customers paying for the person behind them that lasted about three hours,” an employee told CBC News. Troy Thompson, who manages the restaurant, told the news source that the energy among the staff and customers was infectious. “They were calling out the numbers, ‘We’re at 162,’ and they made a really big deal of it,” he said. “I think that’s what helped keep it going because nobody wanted to be the one who broke that streak.” Eventually, the streak of holiday cheer did end when a man opted to not to pay for the three coffees ordered by the person behind him, despite the fact that his own coffees had been... Continue Reading
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Good Samaritan Pays Fares
The holidays are upon us and the spirit of giving is already in full swing in the Northland. An anonymous good Samaritan is paying it forward today. It’s the time of year when we do what we can to help others, especially those who’ve fallen on misfortune. A man from Duluth recently came upon some good fortune. After losing his wallet for a spell, it made it’s way back to him with everything accounted for. “It came to him in the mail and everything was there and so he said he was just overjoyed obviously that his wallet came back... Continue Reading
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