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The median income of a South Granville panhandler

Thursday morning (August 3) I watched a panhandler briefly work the intersection of West Broadway Avenue and South Granville Street.

Panhandling in an intersection is a form of aggressive solicitation that is expressly prohibited by the… 1,764 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Homelessness, Panhandling, and Fear of the Poor

Two competing groups of protesters marched down Ventura Boulevard in Woodland Hills this Tuesday evening, with one group voicing its concerns about panhandling, and the other calling for more tolerance of the growing homeless population in the west San Fernando Valley. 225 more words

Teacher Panhandles For Money To Buy School Supplies

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma elementary school teacher has taken to panhandling for money to buy school supplies for her third-grade classroom.

Teresa Danks told… 105 more words

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New Signs In Manchester, NH Say Give To Charity, Not Panhandlers

MANCHESTER, N.H. (CBS/AP) — Signs across Manchester are warning the public that “Your generosity could lead to a fatality.”

Manchester Police Chief Nick Willard said the signs are meant to discourage people from giving money to panhandlers, who may then spend the money on drugs. 251 more words

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Oklahoma teacher panhandles for school supplies

TULSA, Okla. — Photos of an elementary school teacher in Oklahoma panhandling for school supplies have gone viral.

Teresa Danks is a third-grade teacher at Tulsa Public Schools who said her salary is $35,000 and she spends $2,000 to $3,000 on supplies for her students because of budget cuts, … 116 more words

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Real Change Dayton

How often are you stopped at a red light and see someone standing on the corner holding a sign and asking for money? Don’t feel bad about not handing them your cash – there are better ways to help them.  161 more words

Dayton Ohio

From the diaspora: Panhandlers differ, Out damned tooth . . .

From my observation post outside Starbucks: A “craft ice cream” truck tools down Bryn Mawr, 9 or so on a Tuesday morning.

We already have craft beer. 509 more words

Oak Park