stella and margel

50-year friends reunite after coronavirus caused them to quarantine

Margel Smith and Stella Wade have been best friends for 50 years, but when the pandemic forced them to quarantine, they stopped being able to see each other. After six months, they’re back together – with social distancing in play. “I have to stay 6 feet. We can’t hug,” Smith said. “So good to see […]

SWFL WWII vet reunited with beloved dog after a month apart

A local World War II veteran got the reunion he’s waited for. Joe Pendrak reunited with his furry friend in a unique way while at a healthcare facility. The last time he got to see his dog was a month ago. Many across Southwest Florida have been separated from their loved ones, disconnected from their […]