Posts Tagged ‘Reunion’

A young woman named Lava Barwari felt extremely lucky to graduate from High School. Not because of difficult courses, too much homework or any of the usual reasons. But because her mother was once on Saddam Hussein’s official “Kill List”, and Lava almost didn’t make it out of Iraq.

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How far would you go to reunite with a long-lost family member? We’ve heard of people travelling across the globe to reconnect, or to meet relatives for the first time.

Sometimes, it’s much easier. A woman named La-Sonya Mitchell-Clark didn’t have to go very far to connect with her mother after decades apart.

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Goonies Reunion: 30 Years Later

Monday, June 29th, 2015

The Goonies reunion

In June, 1985 a new movie hit screens all across America. It told a story about young teens embarking on the adventure of a lifetime. 30 years later, The Goonies still captures the imaginations of children and adults.

We find it hard to believe that it’s been 3 decades since the classic film debuted. This Anniversary more than warrants a look back and a “Where are they now” reunion review.

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In Mad Max movies, people do whatever they can to survive. They long for a better life. And desperately seek some form of hope…

– Maybe it’s serving Immortan Joe so you’ll be welcomed to Valhalla.
– Maybe it’s making a new life in Bartertown.
– And maybe it’s risking everything to reunite with the people you call family.

 

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A Reunion 60 Years in the Making

Friday, February 6th, 2015
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via WXMI-TV

For over 60 years Sam Childress, who was raised by his mother Shirley Childress, believed that his father wanted no part in his life. At the same time his father Anthony Trapani, now 81, was completely unaware of the son desperately trying to reach out to him.

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Tell A Story Day

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Tell A StoryApril 27 is Tell A Story Day. We’re celebrating by sharing an inspirational story that a grateful customer sent to us.

It’s the story of Helen, a woman who wanted nothing more than to reunite with her mother. The two women had been separated for more than 30 years. Though she wasn’t sure where to start, Helen was determined to find and reconnect with her mom.

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Finding Family: Lynn’s Story

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

findingLynn O. is a new friend of ours. She enjoys the pace of her life in Hawaii, and never gave a second thought to online services like people searches and reverse lookups. That is until she suddenly needed to locate her sister-in-law.

At first she wasn’t sure where to start. Lynn knew about public records websites, but was hesitant to try one. She decided to give it a shot, and visited PeopleFinders.com.

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Imagine being separated from your family. Years go by without contact. You wonder where they live, if they’re doing well, and if they ever think about you.

This Wednesday is National Tell A Story Day. To get in the spirit, we’re happy to share a real-life story with an ending that filled our hearts with joy.

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Your Past Is Waiting

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

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A Daughter Found After 23 Years

Wednesday, January 19th, 2011

Daughter FoundIt was a nightmare that no parent should have to endure. In 1987 the daughter of Joy White and Carol Tyson was kidnapped. Taken right out of Harlem Hospital when she was less than one month old.

Newborn Carlina White had a fever. When it hit 104 degrees, her parents immediately took her to the hospital. As Carlina’s mother waited for news, she was met by a nurse. The woman was calm and supportive. She told Joy that everything was fine, and suggested she go home to rest.

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