First for Friday, August 23, 2013

No-kill Delaware

Delaware is in the process of setting up a state-funded Office of Animal Welfare. Some believe this is the next step towards becoming a no-kill state, but others argue Delaware still has a long way to go.

Dandelion Power

We are looking at a program called “Specialisterne” or the specialist. It came to Delaware from Denmark. The goal is to hone in on the special skills and talents of people on the autism spectrum, and utilize their talents in the tech and date industry.

Tornoe Spin

Rob Tornoe takes a look at the 2016 Presidential race and the potential primary matchup between Hillary Clinton and Joe Biden.

First Conversation: Senator Tom Carper

Sen. Carper is the second member of the Delaware Congressional delegation to visit our First studios. He talks about saving U.S. Postal Service, why Congress can’t get along, and whether he still like his job.

First Experience: The First State Force Band

Formed in 1988 with members of law enforcement, fire, and EMT departments around Delaware, they are the First State Force Band. They travel around Delaware bringing a positive message to kids through music. They really do get the kids moving, it also lets the kids know that behind those badges are people just willing to help. First Experience listened in on a concert at the Warner Elementary School in Wilmington.

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