On Wednesday, Bill Lapschies celebrated his 104th birthday–and being the world’s oldest-known coronavirus survivor. The Oregon man and World War II veteran took to the patio at Edward C. Allworth Veterans’ Home in Lebanon to mark the occasion with a small gathering of relatives who made sure to stand a socially-distant six feet away. The party […]

Supermarkets can be few and far between out in the sticks, which helps explain why several rural police departments have dispatched their officers to deliver groceries to elderly and vulnerable residents during the coronavirus pandemic. In Bourbon County, Kansas, which has just 14,000 residents, the Walmart doesn’t deliver–so Major Bobby Reed picks up groceries for […]

A math teacher in South Dakota is being hailed as a hero after he solved the problem of long-distance learning amid the coronavirus shutdown. “My sixth-grader emailed her math teacher for some help, so he came over and worked through the problem with her on our front porch,” dad Josh Anderson tweeted this past Friday. […]

Who needs locks in the middle of a lockdown? The Guardian reports that more and more men are giving themselves buzzcuts while stuck at home during the coronavirus crisis. “Anyone else do a #Stayhome haircut that got outta hand?” actor Riz Ahmed asked last week on Instagram alongside a shaved-head selfie. “Least now it feels like there’s […]

Even in this current climate of coronavirus lockdown, a new dating site wants to help you continue to date, UPI reports. Quarantine Together aims to create connections between people who are social distancing. Developers Daniel Ahmadizadeh and Christopher Smeder say the site asks users at 6 p.m. each day if they have washed their hands, […]

A group of neighbors in New Jersey are paying it forward after a local restaurant needed help surviving the coronavirus crisis. When Montclair resident Kathleen Carroll learned that nearby Stuffed Grass-Fed Burgers was struggling, she asked those on her block for help–and rounded up $1,200 to purchase frozen meat from owner Dan Campeas’ stash. Then […]

BuzzFeed has compiled a list of myths that have been going around about the coronavirus. Here are just 10 myths you need to be aware of–and the true facts you need to know (check the link for more): Myth: The coronavirus only affects really old people. Fact: The coronavirus can infect people of all ages, […]

Birthdays have quickly turned bittersweet in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic gripping the world. Nobody really wants to celebrate turning another year older by sitting the couch because they can’t get together with friends or loved ones. Despite what’s going on around the globe right now, one family in New Jersey weren’t going to […]

Brady Sluder of Ohio took to Instagram on Tuesday to apologize for comments he made while partying in Florida over spring break, USA Today reports. Sluder’s comments to a reporter went viral after he downplayed the seriousness of the outbreak, saying at the time, “If I get corona, I get corona. At the end of the day, […]

On Thursday, Twitter users expressed how they’d describe their coronavirus experience to date in six words. Below are some of the more relatable responses; (click on the link for many more) Rest. Wake. Eat. Clean. And repeat. All this and a pimple, too. Avoiding all unnecessary contact with humans. Sleep, eat, read, tiktok, Netflix, repeat. […]



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