There’s no question the public has been hit hard with an onslaught of dismal news as a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic.
We are being told to self isolate to prevent the virus from spreading, and that solitude has been difficult for many.
In an attempt to lift people’s spirits and bring smiles to the faces of people in Chilliwack, The Progress put a call out on Facebook on the weekend asking its readers to share images of what has kept them going during this dark time.
You can see some of those images in the above gallery.
Last week, one Chilliwack man created a Facebook group called Coronaoke, a page dedicated to in-home karaoke performances.
In Maple Ridge, heartfelt messages were written on the sidewalk in chalk thanking the staff at Ridge Meadows Hospital for their hard work.
Whatever folks are doing to help brighten the lives of others right now, keep it up, because right now we can all use a smile.