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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
Tim McLaughlin/KYW Newsradio
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.
Tim McLaughlin/KYW Newsradio
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
Tim McLaughlin/KYW Newsradio
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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Wednesday's Child / Juliette
Tim McLaughlin/KYW Newsradio
Tim McLaughlin
April 25, 2018 - 9:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Juliette is 10 years old and she loves cooking. "I can't tell you the secret recipe," she says slyly, as she shares her recipe for stuffed peppers. When she grows up, she knows she wants to do good for others. "I want to probably be an EMT or a nurse," Juliette says...
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