I have, for as long as I can remember, been a very introspective, reflective, and as much as any situation would dictate, compassionate individual. I’ve come to the realization that there has, during the course of my existence, been a thread of inquisitive compassion surrounding events of homelessness and the homeless population running through my life. 967 more words
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Today, Kevin meets a man who spends the night on a sidewalk warming grate outside the hockey arena… 20 more words
There is a hearing today concerning the hotel-permit of the New Life Evangelistic Center homeless shelter on Locust Street downtown ran by Rev. Larry Rice. … 574 more words
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – The Reverend Larry Rice fights for the survival of his downtown homeless shelter, the New Life Evangelistic Center, as he appears before a city board with the power to shut him down. 678 more words
ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–The city’s annual homeless headcount is underway — with organizers predicting there will be fewer homeless tallied here than a year ago.
“We had over nineteen hundred homeless people back in 2005,” said the city’s Director of Human Services Bill Siedhoff, “We’re down to about thirteen hundred now.” 222 more words
ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–Offering a rare tour of his five-story New Life Evangelistic Center, the Reverend Larry Rice says there are no code violations or unsafe living conditions, which he fears the Slay Administration might allege to try to shut him down. 378 more words