It wasn’t all bad
▪ A stray dog that narrowly escaped being put down is helping to save lives after Hurricane Harvey. Rocket, a lively border collie mix from Sacramento, was put on a euthanasia list in 2012, after the shelter holding the pooch deemed him too unpredictable for adoption. But ,” says Bergquist.
▪ When Hurricane Harvey forced Houston couple Dayna Skolkin and Josh Tillis to postpone their pre-wedding dinner, they decided to use the occasion to help storm victims. The couple had planned to hold a dinner for friends and family the night before their nuptials,olls, and vegetables. “It was nice that the fruits of our would-be wedding weekend went to such a better cause,” says Skolkin.
▪ Pro golfer Stacy Lewis’ break from her losing streak couldn’t have come at a better time. The LPGA star hadn’t won a tournament in three years when Hurricane Harvey ravaged her hometown of Houston. Ahead of last week’s Portland Classic, Lewis promised to don houses and get their homes back,” says Lewis. “That’s more important than any win.” ■