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(credit: Tim McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Jordan

15-year-old Jordan loves competition and he’s serious about his education.

08/05/2015

(credit: Dot O'Connor)

SPCA Announces Dog Found With Shackle Embedded In Neck Has Been Adopted

The Delaware County SPCA announced that an emaciated dog who was found with a shackle embedded in his neck exactly two months ago has been adopted.

08/04/2015

Natalie and her brother, David.  Photo by Timothy McLaughlin

Wednesday’s Child: Natalie and David

Eleven-year-old David is a sports fanatic. Nine-year-old Natalie is a dancer. Together they are looking for a forever family.

07/01/2015

(Capri.  Photo by Timothy McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Capri

Capri is a budding artist and wants to become an ultrasound technician.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/24/2015

(Jade.  Photo by Timothy McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Jade

This resilient 13-year-old likes arithmetic. “You gotta know how to count your money!” she notes, wisely.

06/17/2015

(Jesenia, at the KYW Newsradio studios.  Photo by Timothy McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Jesenia

Jesenia loves music and dreams of being a singing star, but says she’d like to work as a child advocate.

06/10/2015

(Quatrel.  Photo by Timothy McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Quatrel

Quatrel is a young man of many pursuits: he loves music, sports, and cooking, and wants to go into the US military.

06/03/2015

(Daevon.  Photo by Timothy McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Daevon

Eight-year-old Daevon wants to play in the NBA and be a firefighter in his spare time.

05/27/2015

(Mrs. Cecilia Paul is flanked by DHS commissioner  Vanessa Garrett Harley and longtime Family Court administrative judge Kevin Dougherty at today's awards ceremony.  Photo by John McDevitt)

Philadelphia Agency Honors Its ‘Foster Parents of the Year’

Among the award winners was a woman who has fostered 126 children in her home over 43 years, and adopted five of them.

05/26/2015

(Imani visits the KYW Newsradio studios.  Photo by Timothy McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Imani

Imani wants to be a veterinarian.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/13/2015

(Michael.  Photo by Timothy McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Michael

Twelve-year-old Michael loves super heroes.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/06/2015

(Robert.  Photo by Timothy McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Robert

Sixteen-year-old Robert taught himself how to play three instruments, and says he finds music therapeutic.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/29/2015

(Taishyna.  Photo by Timothy McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Taishyna

Taishyna loves painting and drawing, and helping care for younger kids.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/22/2015

Shaleenee (credit: Tim McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Shaleenee

19-year-old Shaleenee loves to cook. She even attends culinary school.

04/15/2015

(Jasmine.  Photo by Tim McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Jasmine

Jasmine is not shy about her strengths.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/08/2015

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