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A Natural Disaster Helps Reunite Old Friends

Written by January 29, 2016

From left to right: Pam and Sandra (back row), Jay and Fred (front row) Their 1978 Bowling Team It’s common for friends to lose touch or go their separate ways, especially when people move a few states away. This is a heartwarming story about two couples that were good friends that lost touch after moving…
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Spokeo Reunions: Old Friends Reconnect after 20 Years

Written by January 8, 2016

Recently, our team learned about the happy reunion story between two friends after twenty years apart. The story starts with a shared love for kittens… Peggy and Bridget met in 1971. They both were living in Washington, each with a litter of newborn kittens. Sadly, the mother of Bridget’s litter of kittens was unexpectedly and…
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77 Years Later an Old Flame Becomes a New Friend

Written by December 22, 2015

We’re all fans of the perfect fairy tale ending. Boy meets girl, sweeps her off her feet and they get married and live happily ever after. It rarely EVER works out that way, but that doesn’t mean hearing a different tale can’t bring just as big of a smile to your face! We recently heard…
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Celebrating a Veteran Reunion

Written by November 11, 2015

In 1982, while serving in the Army, Renee was stationed in Germany and met her commanding officer, James. He really cared about his team and eventually became a mentor for Renee. He encouraged her to go to college to earn her degree, and then return to the army after. She ended up losing touch with…
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Spokeo Reunions: Lost then Found

Written by September 29, 2015

Twenty five years ago, Jean and Kathryne’s brother passed away, and this led them to ultimately lose contact with their brother’s stepson Tim. They had always been close with him and were hoping to rekindle the relationship. They wanted to make sure he was doing well and catch up on his life. They’d known that…
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Spokeo Success Stories: An old photo

Written by September 17, 2015

We’ve had the opportunity to share some pretty touching reunions lately! We know people use Spokeo daily to find family and friends that they’ve lost touch with, and we’re often surprised with the uniqueness of the stories and people we are able to help out. Sometimes, something as simple as a photo can spark a…
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Spokeo Reunions: Seeing Dad One Last Time

Written by August 25, 2015

We’ve said it multiple times before and we’ll say it as often as we can. WE LOVE REUNIONS. We especially love reunions that Spokeo helps make happen, and we’re drawn almost to tears when we know we help bring our users peace and closure. We recently heard from Spokeo User, Katherine, who shared her special…
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2015 Spokeo Search Angel Awards Honor Three Devoted Volunteers

Written by July 21, 2015

Leading People Search Engine Recognizes Search Angels For Their Efforts In Reconnecting Adult Adoptees and Their Families Nationwide Pasadena, Calif., July 22, 2015 – Spokeo (www.spokeo.com), the leading people search engine, along with an advisory committee comprised of leaders from a variety of adoption organizations, today announced three honorees for the Annual Spokeo Search Angel Awards: Kimberley…
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6 Steps to Planning the Best Family Reunion Ever

Written by June 23, 2015

Statistics say that somewhere around 60% of Americans attend a family reunion annually. That’s more than 150,000,000 people! If you’re in charge of planning your family’s reunion this year (or every year) there’s no reason the next one can’t be the best yet. All it takes is a little planning. Spokeo has a long history helping…
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Spokeo Reunions – Fred and Bubba

Written by April 16, 2015

If there’s any story that deserves to be told it’s that of Fred and his friend Bubba. Fred, Bubba and their wives were all very close when they lived in Fort Knox, KY. But as all young couples’ lives take them on different adventures, Fred and his wife headed for Germany and Bubba and his…
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