an Oh Myyy Property

Pennsylvania Hockey Fans Throw Over 34,000 Teddy Bears On The Ice For A Good Cause

@HersheyPA (Twitter)

Hershey, Pennsylvania is known as the land of chocolate thanks to the chocolate company's founder, Milton S. Hershey. However, Sunday, the small town added a new accolade to its name after a hockey game broke records.

It was not the game itself that broke records, but rather an annual tradition called the Teddy Bear Toss.

The Teddy Bear Toss is a tradition amongst minor league hockey teams where fans bring stuffed animals to a set game.

After the home team scores their first goal, the fans throw their cuddly toys onto the ice.

The teddy bears and other plush creatures are then donated to charities like the American Cancer Association and Children's Miracle Network.

Sunday's game between the Hershey Bears and the Binghamton Devils set a world record with 34,798 bears of the fluffy variety being donated.

ABC 27 News co-anchor, Ali Lanyon, caught some epic bear-tossing footage.

The hockey team and their hometown have since tweeted numerous images showing off the game's incredible feat.

People from all over are amazed by the fans' generosity.

What an amazing way to celebrate the season of giving during a favorite pastime!

H/T: BuzzFeed, Twitter, WSVN

PA Real Life/Collect

A young mum has revealed how she gave birth and went into the menopause just weeks apart thanks to treatment for the bowel cancer doctors found when she was 35 weeks pregnant with her first child.

Keep reading... Show less
@NorthantsPolice/Twitter and @AGoldmund/Twitter

A bizarre police e-fit appeal, a digital version of a police sketch, has attracted a lot of attention after people compared the wanted man with a Lego figure.

Northamptonshire Police issued the image to try to catch a distraction burglar who knocked on a woman’s door and told the occupant he needed to check the pipes due to “sewage issues”.

Keep reading... Show less
PA/Real Life Collect

A mum-of-two subjected to a campaign of terror by a nightmare neighbour which culminated in a vicious attack – leaving her with 21 stitches to her face – has slammed judges after her assailant was spared jail.

Keep reading... Show less

The fast food restaurant Chick-fil-A has a long, well-known past of donating to anti-LGBTQ causes.

Several times in recent years, the organization has been called out and boycotted for its intolerance, in response to which the company has offered apologies and regrets over their past stances.

Keep reading... Show less

*Warning: light Game of Thrones spoilers ahead!*

As Game of Thrones officially wrapped its final season, many of the stars are revealing the iconic props they managed to steal off set as keepsakes of their time on the show.

Keep reading... Show less

*Warning: light Game of Thrones spoilers ahead!*


It's over.

Game of Thrones, HBO's mega-hit series, has officially come to an end, with the heroes and villains of Westeros finally meeting their ultimate fates, good and bad.

After the last episode aired on Sunday, May 19, many of the show's stars took to social media to say goodbye to the program that had become the most important thing in their life.

Keep reading... Show less