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Two Neighbors Share Wine Out the Window While Supporting Healthcare Workers

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Around the world, communities have started a daily tradition of coming together and making noise to show their appreciation for healthcare workers. Last week, one Portland, Ore. man used the opportunity to share a bottle of wine with his downstairs neighbor without either of them leaving their apartments.
As reported in The Oregonian , neighbors Phil Kirkland and Nicole Hudson met each other while hanging out their respective apartment windows and cheering on healthcare workers on the evening of Friday, April 3.
Despite their distance, Kirkland offered to share some of the wine he was...
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Disney Parks Around the World Are Honoring Medical Workers With "Thank You" Messages

Disney Parks Around the World Are Honoring Medical Workers With "Thank You" Messages

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Even as Disney parks worldwide remain closed to prevent the spread of COVID-19 , each resort has found its own way to share a little bit of magic. As part of World Health Day on April 7 - a day set aside to honor nurses, doctors, and healthcare workers - Disney parks, cruise lines, and stores around the globe have come together to share a sweet, and much-deserved, message of thanks for those working on the front lines to battle coronavirus .
Park employees used their creativity to create floral arrangements in different languages, turn Cinderella's Castle blue at Walt Disney World, and...
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