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The Sacramento Bee
At Guantánamo prison, guards and staff outnumber captives 33 to 1but trial won’t start before the next president takes office. Air Force enginee
At Guantánamo prison, guards and staff outnumber captives 33 to 1
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 33 minutes ago
but trial won’t start before the next president takes office. Air Force engineers on temporary duty maintain a mostly empty tent city there. Meantime, the Pentagon continues to pour troops into this “really important” mission. In an interview with... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Investigation Into Private Prisons Reveals Crowding, Under-Staffing And Inmate DeathsBut by and large, men spent months, sometimes years, held in these Kevlar domes
Investigation Into Private Prisons Reveals Crowding, Under-Staffing And Inmate Deaths
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 hours ago
But by and large, men spent months, sometimes years, held in these Kevlar domes in this - what started to be called the tent city in Willacy. DAVIES: And was it typical in these private prisons that prisoners stayed in group dwellings as... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
A tent city grows in Homan SquareSquare. The former is a financial institution, a brown cinder block of a buildi
A tent city grows in Homan Square
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
Square. The former is a financial institution, a brown cinder block of a building, the latter is a 1,000-square foot tent city, a makeshift settlement in the vacant lot on the corner of Homan Avenue and Fillmore Street, founded roughly 30... Read more
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Daily Mail
Girl, 8, dies protecting her younger sister in Italian earthquakegirl, who has not been named, was found after almost 17 hours. Others from nea
Girl, 8, dies protecting her younger sister in Italian earthquake
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
girl, who has not been named, was found after almost 17 hours. Others from nearby villages were brought to the makeshift tent city just outside Pescara Del Tronto. Among them retirees Vittorio and Edde who were at their holiday home in the... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Kahlotus fire 60 percent contained; evacuation orders liftedSpokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over
Kahlotus fire 60 percent contained; evacuation orders lifted
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
Spokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over the region will be sleeping at a makeshift tent city while they fight the Spokane Complex fire, made up of the Yale Road and Wellesley Fires. On Monday night, more and... Read more
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ABC Montana
Kahlotus fire 60 percent contained; evacuation orders liftedSpokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over
Kahlotus fire 60 percent contained; evacuation orders lifted
ABC Montana / Posted 2 days ago
Spokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over the region will be sleeping at a makeshift tent city while they fight the Spokane Complex fire, made up of the Yale Road and Wellesley Fires. On Monday night, more and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
House fire in east central Spokane near Pacific and SmithSpokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over
House fire in east central Spokane near Pacific and Smith
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
Spokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over the region will be sleeping at a makeshift tent city while they fight the Spokane Complex fire, made up of the Yale Road and Wellesley Fires. On Monday night, more and... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
YALE ROAD FIRE UPDATE: 3500-4000 acres, 0% contained, 10 homes lostSpokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over
YALE ROAD FIRE UPDATE: 3500-4000 acres, 0% contained, 10 homes lost
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 2 days ago
Spokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over the region will be sleeping at a makeshift tent city while they fight the Spokane Complex fire, made up of the Yale Road and Wellesley Fires. On Monday night, more and... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
HART ROAD FIRE splits; Cayuse Mountain Fire burning north of Spokane RiverSpokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over
HART ROAD FIRE splits; Cayuse Mountain Fire burning north of Spokane River
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 2 days ago
Spokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over the region will be sleeping at a makeshift tent city while they fight the Spokane Complex fire, made up of the Yale Road and Wellesley Fires. On Monday night, more and... Read more
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BC Local News
Couple plum frustrated by theft208 Street and Fraser Highway, which is about a 10-minute walk from their neigh
Couple plum frustrated by theft
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
208 Street and Fraser Highway, which is about a 10-minute walk from their neighbourhood. "Crime has risen (here) since the tent city set up," Sunnie says. Denny wonders if the homeless in Langley City have been displaced by other... Read more
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Langley Times
Couple plum frustrated by theft208 Street and Fraser Highway, which is about a 10-minute walk from their neigh
Couple plum frustrated by theft
Langley Times / Posted 2 days ago
208 Street and Fraser Highway, which is about a 10-minute walk from their neighbourhood. "Crime has risen (here) since the tent city set up," Sunnie says. Denny wonders if the homeless in Langley City have been displaced by other... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
DEEP NORTH FIRE UPDATE: 50-60 still threatened; 600 acres burnedSpokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over
DEEP NORTH FIRE UPDATE: 50-60 still threatened; 600 acres burned
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
Spokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over the region will be sleeping at a makeshift tent city while they fight the Spokane Complex fire, made up of the Yale Road and Wellesley Fires. On Monday night, more and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
House fire near 2nd and AltamontSpokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over
House fire near 2nd and Altamont
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
Spokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over the region will be sleeping at a makeshift tent city while they fight the Spokane Complex fire, made up of the Yale Road and Wellesley Fires. On Monday night, more and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Spokane County Emergency Management not seeking fire volunteersSpokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over
Spokane County Emergency Management not seeking fire volunteers
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
Spokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over the region will be sleeping at a makeshift tent city while they fight the Spokane Complex fire, made up of the Yale Road and Wellesley Fires. On Monday night, more and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Migrants stuck in Milan 'bottleneck' demand access to central EuropeItaly,' he said. The sense of panic was heightened when the city's mayor Giuse
Migrants stuck in Milan 'bottleneck' demand access to central Europe
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Italy,' he said. The sense of panic was heightened when the city's mayor Giuseppe Sala seemed to suggest he would open a tent city to cope house the new arrivals. From January 1 to July 1, 2016 around 70,930 migrants arrived in Italy, according... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Gov. Jay Inslee declares emergency in 20 countiesSpokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over
Gov. Jay Inslee declares emergency in 20 counties
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
Spokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over the region will be sleeping at a makeshift tent city while they fight the Spokane Complex fire, made up of the Yale Road and Wellesley Fires. On Monday night, more and... Read more
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ABC Montana
Gov. Jay Inslee declares emergency in 20 countiesSpokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over
Gov. Jay Inslee declares emergency in 20 counties
ABC Montana / Posted 2 days ago
Spokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over the region will be sleeping at a makeshift tent city while they fight the Spokane Complex fire, made up of the Yale Road and Wellesley Fires. On Monday night, more and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
HART ROAD FIRE splits; Cayuse Mountain Fire burning north of Spokane RiverSpokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over
HART ROAD FIRE splits; Cayuse Mountain Fire burning north of Spokane River
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
Spokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over the region will be sleeping at a makeshift tent city while they fight the Spokane Complex fire, made up of the Yale Road and Wellesley Fires. On Monday night, more and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
YALE ROAD FIRE UPDATE: 3500-4000 acres, 0% contained, 10 homes lostSpokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over
YALE ROAD FIRE UPDATE: 3500-4000 acres, 0% contained, 10 homes lost
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
Spokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over the region will be sleeping at a makeshift tent city while they fight the Spokane Complex fire, made up of the Yale Road and Wellesley Fires. On Monday night, more and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Air quality diminishes as smoke blankets eastern WashingtonSpokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over
Air quality diminishes as smoke blankets eastern Washington
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
Spokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over the region will be sleeping at a makeshift tent city while they fight the Spokane Complex fire, made up of the Yale Road and Wellesley Fires. On Monday night, more and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Out of state reinforcements arriving to help battle Spokane firesSpokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over
Out of state reinforcements arriving to help battle Spokane fires
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
Spokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over the region will be sleeping at a makeshift tent city while they fight the Spokane Complex fire, made up of the Yale Road and Wellesley Fires. On Monday night, more and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Deep North Fire burning North of Colville burns at least 800 acresSpokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over
Deep North Fire burning North of Colville burns at least 800 acres
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
Spokane fires SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - More than 500 firefighters from all over the region will be sleeping at a makeshift tent city while they fight the Spokane Complex fire, made up of the Yale Road and Wellesley Fires. On Monday night, more and... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Search for suspect concludes for night after man stabbed in Portland(NEWS CENTER) — Police said a man was stabbed by a woman Monday night off Brigh
Search for suspect concludes for night after man stabbed in Portland
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
(NEWS CENTER) — Police said a man was stabbed by a woman Monday night off Brighton Avenue in Portland. It took place near "Tent City," a homeless encampment located between Brighton Avenue, Rand Road and exits 47 and 48 of the Maine... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Portland police search for stabbing suspectwhen officials told people living there to leave by the end of the month. Poli
Portland police search for stabbing suspect
WMTW Portland / Posted 3 days ago
when officials told people living there to leave by the end of the month. Police said a woman stabbed a man near the tent city. The man was stabbed twice and taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Authorities are using a... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Crews establish line around Wellesley Firewhich will serve as a command post for the Spokane Complex. “By the end of the
Crews establish line around Wellesley Fire
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
which will serve as a command post for the Spokane Complex. “By the end of the day, there'll be a kitchen, shower units, a tent city over here, this will be the incident command post for both fires,” Hoffmeister said. Spokane County Regional... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Deadline for people to leave Portland tent city extendedThe city of Portland is giving people living in a tent city behind a shopping p
Deadline for people to leave Portland tent city extended
WMTW Portland / Posted 3 days ago
The city of Portland is giving people living in a tent city behind a shopping plaza more time until they have to leave. Monday was the original deadline for the tent city, which is located on private property, to be vacated. However, city officials... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Can Sheriff Joe Arpaio win re-election in the face of a criminal-contempt referral?former English teacher and her husband once loved Arpaio for his toughness with
Can Sheriff Joe Arpaio win re-election in the face of a criminal-contempt referral?
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 days ago
former English teacher and her husband once loved Arpaio for his toughness with criminals. They cheered his use of Tent City, the outdoor detention center, because they believed prisoners shouldn’t enjoy better conditions than deployed U.S.... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Crowds Gather for Dragon Boat and Asian Festival in Hartfordbest and everybody’s cheering each other on and trying to better every year,” e
Crowds Gather for Dragon Boat and Asian Festival in Hartford
NBC Connecticut / Posted 5 days ago
best and everybody’s cheering each other on and trying to better every year,” explained participant Jackson Koo. In the “tent city”, each of the 80 plus teams had their own area where they could rest up and fuel up while they waited their turn.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
City’s homeless shelter continuing its growthshelter found itself at capacity, providing housing for 21 individuals. He pla
City’s homeless shelter continuing its growth
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
shelter found itself at capacity, providing housing for 21 individuals. He plans to soon venture out to assess the area’s Tent City, a long-time itinerant settlement, located in the woods behind Giant Market in Hazleton. He remains unsure about... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Top social-media reactions to judge's decision to refer Arpaio for criminal contemptthan anyone. I would serve his jail time for him if that's what the punishment
Top social-media reactions to judge's decision to refer Arpaio for criminal contempt
The Arizona Republic / Posted 5 days ago
than anyone. I would serve his jail time for him if that's what the punishment is. Robert Melillo: Good! Throw HIM in tent city!! Shawn Pahl: I don't know what's more pathetic… Joe or the people who continue to support him after he has been... Read more
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Deseret News
Longtime metro Phoenix sheriff faces his toughest race everbecame nationally famous and infamous for his heavy-handed immigration crackdow
Longtime metro Phoenix sheriff faces his toughest race ever
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
became nationally famous and infamous for his heavy-handed immigration crackdowns and for jailing prisoners in a tent city surrounded by barbed wire and issuing them pink underwear. But he has seen his popularity wane in recent elections... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Longtime metro Phoenix sheriff faces his toughest race everbecame nationally famous and infamous for his heavy-handed immigration crackdow
Longtime metro Phoenix sheriff faces his toughest race ever
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
became nationally famous and infamous for his heavy-handed immigration crackdowns and for jailing prisoners in a tent city surrounded by barbed wire and issuing them pink underwear. But he has seen his popularity wane in recent elections... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Longtime metro Phoenix sheriff faces his toughest race everbecame nationally famous and infamous for his heavy-handed immigration crackdow
Longtime metro Phoenix sheriff faces his toughest race ever
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
became nationally famous and infamous for his heavy-handed immigration crackdowns and for jailing prisoners in a tent city surrounded by barbed wire and issuing them pink underwear. But he has seen his popularity wane in recent elections... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
When Brockton meeting turns sensitive, chairman shuts down camerasEnterprise recorded parts of the meeting that took place before the discussion
When Brockton meeting turns sensitive, chairman shuts down cameras
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
Enterprise recorded parts of the meeting that took place before the discussion of the CSX site, the former home of the Tent City homeless camp, which was dismantled in June on order of Brockton Mayor Bill Carpenter, in an operation that used... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
No recording allowed: Brockton commission's ordersEnterprise recorded parts of the meeting that took place before the discussion
No recording allowed: Brockton commission's orders
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
Enterprise recorded parts of the meeting that took place before the discussion of the CSX site, the former home of the Tent City homeless camp, which was dismantled in June on order of Brockton Mayor Bill Carpenter, in an operation that used... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Attack of the mice: Neighbors say Brockton Tent City clearing sends mice their waynot a true emergency, but rather it was contrived. Holmes asked a series of que
Attack of the mice: Neighbors say Brockton Tent City clearing sends mice their way
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
not a true emergency, but rather it was contrived. Holmes asked a series of questions about the timeline surrounding the Tent City clearance, stating that the issue should have been brought before the Brockton Conservation Commission at its June... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Maine city cracking down on homeless campsan eviction notice to a group of people without homes. For years, they’ve been
Maine city cracking down on homeless camps
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 7 days ago
an eviction notice to a group of people without homes. For years, they’ve been living in a homeless camp in the woods, nicknamed “Tent City.” It’s in a wooded area behind the Pine Tree Shopping Center, which is private property. Copyright 2016... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Maine city cracking down on homeless campsan eviction notice to a group of people without homes. For years, they’ve been
Maine city cracking down on homeless camps
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 8 days ago
an eviction notice to a group of people without homes. For years, they’ve been living in a homeless camp in the woods, nicknamed “Tent City.” It’s in a wooded area behind the Pine Tree Shopping Center, which is private property. Copyright 2016... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Concerns over accountability, environmental issues continue to follow Tent City clearance in BrocktonIt cost $35,000 for the city to clear out the former Tent City homeless camp at
Concerns over accountability, environmental issues continue to follow Tent City clearance in Brockton
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 8 days ago
It cost $35,000 for the city to clear out the former Tent City homeless camp at the former freight yard site owned by CSX. Brockton Mayor Bill Carpenter said that his administration consulted with the Department of Environmental Protection before... Read more
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BC Local News
What’s next for the former tent city site?few months, the province has managed to house more than 300 people in Victoria,
What’s next for the former tent city site?
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
few months, the province has managed to house more than 300 people in Victoria, including a number of those who lived at tent city. Updating media Friday afternoon, Housing Minister Rich Coleman said he was happy that everyone left the site... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Will they pave this homeless paradise and put up a Brockton parking lot?Parker streets. For decades, many of the city's homeless lived on the property
Will they pave this homeless paradise and put up a Brockton parking lot?
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 8 days ago
Parker streets. For decades, many of the city's homeless lived on the property in a makeshift wooded encampment known as Tent City. Although they were trespassing, the homeless had been living in the area for nearly 50 years. In June, city... Read more
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Boise Weekly
New HUD Rules Change How Boise Houses the Homelesshomelessness goes back decades, but a pivotal moment came in December 2015, whe
New HUD Rules Change How Boise Houses the Homeless
Boise Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
homelessness goes back decades, but a pivotal moment came in December 2015, when Boise police dismantled Cooper Court—the tent city that cropped up near Interfaith Sanctuary. In January 2016, a Boise State University study revealed the community... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Social issues require actionlot of money invested in downtown eastside of Vancouver and I understand that,
Social issues require action
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 8 days ago
lot of money invested in downtown eastside of Vancouver and I understand that, but we have the same issues. Victoria had a tent city and they invested a huge amount in affordable housing but we have significant issues here.” No one is suggesting... Read more
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WMTW Portland
"Tent City" homeless residents ordered to vacatetold us behind Lowe’s is a safe place, go there," said Troy Jethro, who lives w
"Tent City" homeless residents ordered to vacate
WMTW Portland / Posted 9 days ago
told us behind Lowe’s is a safe place, go there," said Troy Jethro, who lives with his family in what’s been dubbed as “Tent City.” “This is not where we want to be, but it's all that we could afford at the time. We were able to ask people for... Read more
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The Telegraph
Ganga sends warning signal...a few roads and houses in the upscale Patliputra Cooperative Colony since Sunda
Ganga sends warning signal...
The Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
a few roads and houses in the upscale Patliputra Cooperative Colony since Sunday morning. Ongoing work for developing a tent city at Kangan Ghat for Prakash Utsav (Sikh Guru Gobind Singh's 350th birth anniversary celebrations) has been... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Remnants of Brockton homeless encampment removed, woods and allParker streets. For decades many of the city's homeless lived on the property
Remnants of Brockton homeless encampment removed, woods and all
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 10 days ago
Parker streets. For decades many of the city's homeless lived on the property in a makeshift wooded encampment known as "Tent City." Although they were trespassing, the homeless had been living in the area for nearly 50 years. In June, city... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Questions still loom for Brockton City Council about former 'Tent City' propertyBROCKTON - With the remnants of Brockton's homeless encampment known as 'Tent C
Questions still loom for Brockton City Council about former 'Tent City' property
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 10 days ago
BROCKTON - With the remnants of Brockton's homeless encampment known as 'Tent City' removed, trees and all, city councilors still have questions about how the situation was handled. Last month, city officials went into a 31-acre tract of land near... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Vernon official demands access to funds for social issueslot of money invested in downtown eastside of Vancouver and I understand that,
Vernon official demands access to funds for social issues
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 10 days ago
lot of money invested in downtown eastside of Vancouver and I understand that, but we have the same issues. Victoria had a tent city and they invested a huge amount in affordable housing but we have significant issues here.” Vernon’s bylaw... Read more
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BC Local News
Remediation of Victoria's Tent City site to startgarbage littered the ground around the dumpsters on Quadra Street outside the f
Remediation of Victoria's Tent City site to start
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
garbage littered the ground around the dumpsters on Quadra Street outside the former site of Victoria's homeless encampment Tent City Monday morning. The site, now surrounded by metal fences, was quiet and empty except for empty garbage cans and... Read more
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BC Local News
Vernon official demands access to funds for social issueslot of money invested in downtown eastside of Vancouver and I understand that,
Vernon official demands access to funds for social issues
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
lot of money invested in downtown eastside of Vancouver and I understand that, but we have the same issues. Victoria had a tent city and they invested a huge amount in affordable housing but we have significant issues here.” Vernon’s bylaw... Read more
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