By the end of spring it was clear: life was not returning to “normal” after months of isolating at home to flatten the coronavirus curve. It was also clear that nobody could predict what life would be like during the “new normal” — as we venture into the world before we’ve reached herd immunity. Leaders from all walks of life are encouraging citizens to consider the pandemic a catalyst for positive change. Fortunately, many Wellesley and Weston residents share this commitment to growth — both personal and societal. Read five vignettes providing a glimpse into how families navigated the first months of the stay-at-home advisory and dealt with the uncertainty in the Digital Edition of the Fall 2020 Issue of WellesleyWeston Magazine.