Grandpa emigrated from Sicily – not Italy...Sicily - as an 18-month old in 1929. They ran out of food on the boat and his mom only had a chicken bone for him to suck on. Early experiences like this helped shape him to become the man he is today.
In February of 2018, Zoar, formerly Seal, and his brother, were found in an abandoned home in Buffalo, NY. Although we don’t know much about Zoar’s past definitively, signs revealed that he had a pretty rough start to life.
It was January 31, 2019 when Special Education teacher, Jen Brosius Willats turned to social media asking for help from the community in regards to her student, Cornell Jones - in her words "a delightful, talented student with the most amazing personality".
"At 5 years old I was sitting at the dinner table with my grandpa and as I heard him pass gas (or what I thought was gas), I looked over at him and said, 'Papa, no farting at the dinner table. That’s gross!' That’s when I saw him turn red, and he hung his head down to...