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I was able to sleep without needing to have one eye open

I think that as a society we take for granted of a lot: our families, luxuries, emotions, safety, pleasure… This is a speech we receive often, but working in a place like our shelter you really see people be blessed by our services and community. 311 more words

The Man in the Snow

Every morning around 8 a.m., Zion and I leave our home on the east side and head out for the long trek up to his ABA therapy center on the northwest side of town. 1,114 more words

Autism

"Tuesdays"

“They ebb and they flow

Sometimes the pockets get full

Often it is more ebb then flow

Miracles happen though, oh please let the nachos flow… 147 more words

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Palm Beach County OKs panhandling law

Palm Beach County Commissioners Tuesday approved tough new panhandling rules they say are geared toward safety.

The panel voted 5-1. Commissioner Melissa MacKinlay was opposed, saying she worries about penalizing people who have nothing and that she wondered if the county should be targeting the enablers, the motorists who give their dollar bills to the street people. 108 more words

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County approves tough new rules on panhandling

Palm Beach County Commissioners Tuesday approved tough new panhandling rules they say are geared toward safety.

The panel voted 5-1. Commissioner Melissa MacKinlay was opposed, saying she worries about penalizing people who have nothing and that she wondered if the county should be targeting the enablers, the motorists who give their dollar bills to the street people. 144 more words

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On county agenda today: County vs. UTC

Fur, or feathers, or both, might fly today.  Symbolically, as Palm Beach County commissioners try to resolve an impasse over a technology center, and perhaps literally, as they take their second and final vote on a series of new animal control rules, including one that’s generated hot debate: … 297 more words

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New lighting planned for Kips Bay around homeless shelter

By Sabina Mollot

City Council Members and Dan Garodnick and Rosie Mendez are hoping to shed a little light on the subject of resident safety in Kips Bay. 275 more words

Kips Bay