• ‘Human Zoo' lightens load for neighbors during social distancing

    13 days ago - By Wood TV

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - One of the things people are missing the most as we works to slow the spread of coronavirus is the human connection: that handshake or hug from a friend or a neighbor.
    A couple in one Grand Rapids neighborhood is trying to make up for some of that loss. It involves dressing up like a favorite cartoon character and taking to the streets.
    “I mean, it's just a normal day, right? Isn't it?” Teresa Kinnear said as she and her kids sat in their driveway, dressed in fairy tale costumes.
    Up and down the streets of Alger Heights Thursday, neighbors who have maintained social...
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  • WATCH: 'Balcony Bingo' Keeps one Neighborhood Entertained - and United - While Social Distancing

    13 days ago - By Celebrity Babies

    As the country with the second highest amount of novel coronavirus cases in Europe - and the fourth highest globally - the people of Spain have been put under total lockdown. But in the capital city of Madrid, the residents of one particular apartment complex are refusing to let the isolation get them down .
    Cristina Pruenza, a graduate student who lives in the neighborhood with her husband, came up with the idea to bring the community together with a nightly game of bingo. But rather than gather in one room to play, as in standard for a game of bingo, each player participates from their...
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