Wednesday's Child

Wednesday's Child: Jaden
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Tim McLaughlin
March 11, 2020 - 2:26 pm
At 11 years old, Jaden is already a pretty good chef and baker. "I like to decorate cakes with frosting and toppings," he says. What he really wants is to find a family that will help him stay in touch with his younger brother. Read more here.
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Eddie shows off his fidget spinner skills
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Tim McLaughlin
March 04, 2020 - 11:32 am
Eddie loves playing basketball. He says he likes any kind of competition. But, for this 10-year-old, when it comes to his future, he wants to be a professional football player. Read more here.
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Kim is looking for a forever home
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Tim McLaughlin
February 05, 2020 - 12:00 pm
Kim is 14, and she's looking for a forever home. She loves K-pop music and autobiographies. Read more here.
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Grace admires the Christmas trees at the KYW Newsradio broadcast center
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Tim McLaughlin
December 18, 2019 - 10:39 am
When she grows up, 14-year-old Grace says she wants to inspire others. "(I want) to be like a positive speaker — like an advice speaker to other people who are like me and who ended up like me. And I could talk to them about how I went through this." Read more here.
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Michael stands next to a promotional poster for his favorite TV show, "The Flash," at the KYW broadcast center.
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Tim McLaughlin
December 11, 2019 - 12:14 pm
Michael is 15 years old, and he's ready to put on his chef's apron. He's looking forward to cooking for a forever family one day. "(I like cooking) spaghetti, mac and cheese and everything else," he said. Read more here.
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Wednesday's Child: Michael
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Tim McLaughlin
October 30, 2019 - 6:00 am
Michael is looking for a forever family. "(I'd like) a caring family, and a strong heart family. Like they have a strong heart for their family members," he says.
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Fifteen-year-old Rashad is all about one thing: He loves Reese's Peanut Butter Cups.
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Tim McLaughlin
September 18, 2019 - 11:04 am
Fifteen-year-old Rashad says he wants a family that will treat him with respect. "If I don't have a family, I probably won't be in the right direction, because I won't have a role model to lead me in the right direction," he said.
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Wednesday's Child Chris
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Larry Kane
October 31, 2018 - 6:46 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The first thing you might notice about Chris, if you meet him, is his favorite hat. "It's a Philadelphia Police hat," Chris said. "One of my friends from the Philadelphia Police Department gave that hat to me and I really enjoy wearing it." He wants to be a police...
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Wednesday's Child Eric
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Larry Kane
August 08, 2018 - 1:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- You can call him Chef Eric. He loves the heat of the kitchen. "[I like making] pork chops, homemade pizza, pasta," Eric said. "I know how to cook clams, eel and squid." But, for this 19-year-old, it's not just about the food. "It really wouldn't even matter about the...
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Wednesday's Child: JaMarcus
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Larry Kane
May 09, 2018 - 11:57 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- When JaMarcus came to the Broadcast Center he brought some show-and-tell. "(I have) a notebook, colored pencils," he said as he began emptying a whole backpack full of toys, including a Nintendo, playing cards and spinning tops. He demonstrated how to use his...
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