What’s Happening Today – Nov. 14, 2016
Today on DelmarvaLife:
Don Roark of Milford, Del. knew he was adopted, so he went on a years-long mission to find his birth mother. Don stops by the DelmarvaLife studio to share his remarkable journey with us and how he turned to the internet for answers.
Many children are dealing with colds this season, but what about adding sleep apnea to those ailments. A Harrington family’s 9-year-old daughter Zion, who also has down syndrome, has dealt with all of those issues since birth. But not so much anymore, thanks to Nemours A.I. duPont Hospital for Children. Dr. Richard Schmidt is a pediatric ear, nose, and throat surgeon at Nemours A.I. duPont Hospital for Children and tells us more about a sleep endoscopy and how robotic surgery helped Zion.
The National Park Service is celebrating 100 years this year. WBOC Meteorologist Brian Keane recently returned from a trip to some of our national parks and tells us all about it. If you want to see more of Brian’s trip out west and learn about the National Park Service, you can catch the full story “Celebrating the Centennial” tonight on WBOC News at 7 pm.
Sean visits the Spice and Tea Exchange to learn about the flavors you can pull out of different foods, just by using different spices.
Be sure to tune in today at 5 pm!
Our annual holiday giveaway is back! Every weekday throughout November and December, we’ll be giving out prizes. This year you could win a $1,500 Magnolia Home by Joanna Gaines shopping spree at FurnitureLand and over 40 more great prizes to local businesses across Delmarva. Don’t forget to enter daily for additional chances to win! Enter here.
Broadway is coming to Salisbury, and we want to give you tickets to see one of the shows! “Mamma Mia,” “Broadway Christmas” and “Annie” will soon be playing at the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center. Over the next several weeks, we are giving away tickets. Enter here.
You have until Nov. 27 to vote for one of the three finalists in Delmarva’s Neediest Roof Contest. It’s all thanks to Spicer Brothers Construction! The winner will receive a new Gaf Limited Lifetime Roofing System. Read the finalists’ stories and vote here. A winner will be announced Dec. 1.