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CHOP Patient Stories: ciaro

CHOP Patient Stories: Ciarlo

While Kira was raising one son Ciarlo, diagnosed with Spina Bifida, his older brother Dominic became very sick with incurable brain cancer. Kira’s faith in God and determination to give Ciarlo his best life has driven her to stay positive and keep fighting. CHOP has been her partner with both of... Read More
Remarkable Women 12-01

Remarkable Women: Jillian Bell, Mackenzie Schott, & Sara Novic

This week on the show Marilyn talks to comedienne and actress Jillian Bell --- from "Brittany Runs A Marathon," and soon to star in "Splash!" ​ Her second guest is Mackenzie Schott, a volunteer with the Borgen Project. The Borgen Project is an innovative, national campaign that is working to make... Read More
Remarkable Women 12-01

Remarkable Women: Jillian Bell, Mackenzie Schott, & Sara Novic

This week on the show Marilyn talks to comedienne and actress Jillian Bell --- from "Brittany Runs A Marathon," and soon to star in "Splash!" ​ Her second guest is Mackenzie Schott, a volunteer with the Borgen Project. The Borgen Project is an innovative, national campaign that is working to make... Read More
We're helping kids like Asher through the 2019 WOGL Loves Our Kids Radiothon at CHOP

CHOP Patient Stories: Asher

Twelve-year-old Asher has big dreams for the future and is looking past the Sickle Cell Disease that sometimes slows him down. Asher’s dream is to become a Marine and serve his country. He admires the bravery of the soldiers and all of the technology they use. That is why he is hoping for a cure to... Read More
We're helping kids like Lucas through the 2019 WOGL Loves Our Kids Radiothon at CHOP.

CHOP Patient Stories: Lucas

Betsy knew that her baby boy Lucas was going to have some challenges when he was born and diagnosed with Pulmonary Hypertension, chylothorax, kidney reflux and lymphatic tissue problem. However, his home hospital could only offer “supportive care”. Betsy went on the hunt and found CHOP. What was a... Read More
We're helping kids like Maddie through the 2019 WOGL Loves Our Kids Radiothon at CHOP

CHOP Patient Stories: Maddie

Maddie's grand mom Lisa, who is also her adoptive guardian, remembers the phone call. She says that when the pediatrician calls on a Sunday night, you know it's not good news and she was right. In the midst of adopting Maddie, a routine blood test showed that something was wrong. Further tests... Read More
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Black Friday 2019 – The Top Shopping Tips & Tricks

PHILADELPHIA (WOGL-FM) – Thanksgiving is quickly sneaking up us – a time to be thankful with family, friends, close and far dear ones – and the next morning, run out and try to snag the best deals you can. Ahhh… Black Friday. Here are some helpful tips to allow you to get the most out of this year’... Read More
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Need Thanksgiving Help? Call the Butterball Turkey Hotline

PHILADELPHIA (WOGL-FM) – Gathering ‘round the table this Thanksgiving is considered one of the best times of the year to many. It’s also one of the most stressful times of the year -- No need to let cooking stress you out even more! The “professionally-trained” experts in “all things turkey” have... Read More
We're helping kids like Celi through the 2019 WOGL Loves Our Kids Radiothon at CHOP

CHOP Patient Stories: Celi

Cecelia, or as her friends and family call her Celi, is a loving, affectionate 14-year-old girl who was diagnosed with autism and Type 1 Diabetes. She is talkative and friendly and loves people. Her cognitive limitations has been isolating for her mother, Megan. She says that it has been hard to... Read More