December 23, 2020

25 Heartwarming Things That Happened in Cincinnati in 2020

As we wrap up the holidays and make our way into the new year, we could all use a little bit of reflection and positivity. This year was tough, but it wasn't all bad. Restaurants worked together to provide help to the unemployed, animals were saved from grave danger, organizations received much needed recognition, and so on. Here's a few wholesome stories that we can appreciate from 2020.
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Cincinnati Metropolitan Sewer District saved Snowball the guinea pig from a sewer
Photo: Twitter.com/CincinnatiMSD
Cincinnati Metropolitan Sewer District saved Snowball the guinea pig from a sewer
Photo: Twitter.com/CincinnatiMSD
SPCA Cincinnati saved 23 South Korean dogs from the dog meat trade
Photo: Facebook/SPCACincinnati
A generous guest at Hyde Park’s Oriental Wok tipped $1,000 during the beginning of the pandemic
Photo: Facebook.com/OrientalWok
45 missing children and 109 human trafficking survivors were rescued in Ohio's Operation Autumn Hope
Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost // Photo: Official Photo
Cincinnati fire fighters and police officers worked together to rescue 'dog on a log'
Photo: Cincinnati Police
A stuffed dog left at the CVG airport found its way home
Photo: Twitter/CVGairport
Juneteenth became an official paid holiday in Hamilton County
Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Cincinnati Zoo’s favorite furry duo Kris and Remus were debuted on Disney’s It’s a Dog’s Life show
Photo: Facebook.com/CincinnatiZoo
Mita’s partnership with The LEE Initiative to transform into a relief center for restaurant workers during the pandemic
Photo: Joe Harrison