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Adoption

Family at the orphanage in April. (Credit: Christine Caswell McCarron)

Passport Hold Up Keeps Dedham Woman And Adopted Daughter In Ukraine

Overseas adoptions can be difficult but it has been made more so for a Dedham family.

07/14/2013

Wednesday’s Child: 9-year-old Kailee

Wednesday’s Child: 9-Year-Old Kailee

Kailee is a friendly, vibrant 9-year-old girl of Asian heritage who describes herself as kind and loving.

07/10/2013

Tracy Antonelli and Patrick Mooty.

Arlington Family Back Home After Being Stuck In China

An Arlington family is safe at home after going through quite an ordeal during an overseas adoption.

05/19/2013

Tracy Antonelli and Patrick Mooty.

Local Family Stuck In China After Security Scare At Consulate

A local family traveled to China to get their adopted daughter. They are now stuck because the Consulate is in lockdown.

05/15/2013

Ginger and Jamie Carpentier. (Photo Courtesy: ERIN PLACE/Nashua Telegraph)

Nashua Man Reunites With His Dog After A Decade Apart

There are times in life where happy endings seem to write themselves. Thanks to a late night whim by Jamie Carpentier of Nashua, New Hampshire, this is one of those times.

02/16/2013

One of the Shar Pei dogs rescued from a hoarding house in Braintree. (Credit: MSPCA)

13 Shar Pei Dogs Rescued From ‘Hoarding House’ Available For Adoption

Eighteen Shar Pei dogs were taken from a hoarding house in Braintree and are now up for adoption at the MSPCA.

01/24/2013

In this file photo from 2008, Italy's Premier Silvio Berlusconi is arm-in-arm with Russia's President Vladmir Putin. (credit: AP/RIA-Novosti, Mikhail Klimentyev, Presidential Press Service)

Proposed Ban Would Stop Adoptions Of Russian Children By Americans

U.S.-based advocates of international adoption, who have grown accustomed to discouraging news in recent years, have a new cause for dismay: a bill moving through Russia’s parliament that would bar Americans from adopting Russian children.

12/26/2012

Judy Cockerton

Easthampton Woman Awarded With Purpose Prize For Foster Care Work

An Eastampton woman received quite a big honor for her work in completely re-imagining foster care.

12/05/2012

14-year-old Nicole

Wednesday’s Child: 14-Year-Old Nicole

In her spare time, 14-year-old Nicole enjoys movies, video games and cooking. She loves to sing and dance and would like to become a singer one day.

11/28/2012

Patrick is this week's Wednesday's Child. (Photo credit: MARE)

Wednesday’s Child: 14-Year-Old Patrick

Patrick is a sweet and lovable 14-year-old Caucasian boy who makes connections with others. He is sought after by friends to join in a game or to create one of his own. Patrick is always willing to include others and shares his belongings willingly.

10/24/2012

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