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BC Local News
Province commits $1M to keep Surrey winter shelter open year-round24 hours a day, allowing its residents to stay inside and not be kicked out at
Province commits $1M to keep Surrey winter shelter open year-round
BC Local News / Posted 2 hours ago
24 hours a day, allowing its residents to stay inside and not be kicked out at 7 a.m. to wander the streets. SEE ALSO: Tent city tension: Crackdown leaves Surrey homeless feeling like 'garbage' Shayne Williams, executive director of Lookout... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Tent City Closes; Improving Air Quality In Dallas Countyrecently gave Dallas-Fort Worth a failing grade for ozone pollution. Other sto
Tent City Closes; Improving Air Quality In Dallas County
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 hours ago
recently gave Dallas-Fort Worth a failing grade for ozone pollution. Other stories this afternoon: Dallas officials say Tent City is now closed, one day earlier than planned. On Tuesday, social service agencies moved out the remaining residents... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Tent City Closes, But Homeless Outreach Workers Say Their Work Is Not DoneDallas officials have shut down Tent City, the homeless encampment under I-45 n
Tent City Closes, But Homeless Outreach Workers Say Their Work Is Not Done
KERA North Texas / Posted 7 hours ago
Dallas officials have shut down Tent City, the homeless encampment under I-45 near downtown. The nearly 300 tents are gone, the trash and debris have been cleared, and the city has fenced off the area. It's a bit quieter now than it was months... Read more
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KERA North Texas
What’s Next For Ted Cruz; Health Care On The Goin tax breaks under the Hunt plan. Some PUC members think some of the money sho
What’s Next For Ted Cruz; Health Care On The Go
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 hours ago
in tax breaks under the Hunt plan. Some PUC members think some of the money should go to taxpayers. The eviction of Tent City raises several questions about the fate of the homeless who camped there. One concern: access to health care.... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
'Tent City' Closes; Last Residents Relocatehas closed amid safety and security concerns. Wednesday was the deadline set b
'Tent City' Closes; Last Residents Relocate
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 9 hours ago
has closed amid safety and security concerns. Wednesday was the deadline set by city leaders to have the so-called Tent City shut down and residents moved to shelters or other housing. Dallas police are investigating two deaths at the... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Homeless camp in Dallas closes, last residents relocatehas closed amid safety and security concerns. Wednesday was the deadline set b
Homeless camp in Dallas closes, last residents relocate
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 hours ago
has closed amid safety and security concerns. Wednesday was the deadline set by city leaders to have the so-called Tent City shut down and residents moved to shelters or other housing. Dallas police are investigating two deaths at the... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Homeless camp in Dallas closes, last residents relocatehas closed amid safety and security concerns. Wednesday was the deadline set b
Homeless camp in Dallas closes, last residents relocate
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 hours ago
has closed amid safety and security concerns. Wednesday was the deadline set by city leaders to have the so-called Tent City shut down and residents moved to shelters or other housing. Dallas police are investigating two deaths at the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Homeless camp in Dallas closes, last residents relocatehas closed amid safety and security concerns. Wednesday was the deadline set b
Homeless camp in Dallas closes, last residents relocate
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 10 hours ago
has closed amid safety and security concerns. Wednesday was the deadline set by city leaders to have the so-called Tent City shut down and residents moved to shelters or other housing. Dallas police are investigating two deaths at the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Homeless camp in Dallas closes, last residents relocatehas closed amid safety and security concerns. Wednesday was the deadline set b
Homeless camp in Dallas closes, last residents relocate
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 10 hours ago
has closed amid safety and security concerns. Wednesday was the deadline set by city leaders to have the so-called Tent City shut down and residents moved to shelters or other housing. Dallas police are investigating two deaths at the... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Homeless camp in Dallas closes, last residents relocatehas closed amid safety and security concerns. Wednesday was the deadline set b
Homeless camp in Dallas closes, last residents relocate
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 10 hours ago
has closed amid safety and security concerns. Wednesday was the deadline set by city leaders to have the so-called Tent City shut down and residents moved to shelters or other housing. Dallas police are investigating two deaths at the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Homeless camp in Dallas closes, last residents relocatehas closed amid safety and security concerns. Wednesday was the deadline set b
Homeless camp in Dallas closes, last residents relocate
KXXV Waco / Posted 10 hours ago
has closed amid safety and security concerns. Wednesday was the deadline set by city leaders to have the so-called Tent City shut down and residents moved to shelters or other housing. Dallas police are investigating two deaths at the... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Residents Looking For New "Homes" After Tent City ClosureDALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Threats of arrest apparently were enough to clear out an
Residents Looking For New "Homes" After Tent City Closure
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 10 hours ago
DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Threats of arrest apparently were enough to clear out an area in Dallas known as Tent City. The people living in the homeless camp under an Interstate-45 overpass packed their bags and moved out before today’s deadline. But... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Tent City closed down in DallasDALLAS -- The controversial homeless encampment known as Tent City closed Tuesd
Tent City closed down in Dallas
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 22 hours ago
DALLAS -- The controversial homeless encampment known as Tent City closed Tuesday, with some residents moving into shelters and others dispersing into other encampments around Dallas. The closure has occurred over a period of weeks, but on Tuesday,... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Rawlings Gives Himself High Marks in 4th ‘Grow South’ Assessmentprogress has been made, but he would have given lower marks. Farmers Market ar
Rawlings Gives Himself High Marks in 4th ‘Grow South’ Assessment
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 23 hours ago
progress has been made, but he would have given lower marks. Farmers Market area property owner Jim Ingendorf said the Tent City homeless camp under the Interstate 45 overpasses that was finally closed by the city on Tuesday shows there is much... Read more
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KERA North Texas
How To Better Serve The Homeless; Working To Improve Air Quality In Dallas Countyrecently gave Dallas-Fort Worth a failing grade for ozone pollution. Other sto
How To Better Serve The Homeless; Working To Improve Air Quality In Dallas County
KERA North Texas / Posted 23 hours ago
recently gave Dallas-Fort Worth a failing grade for ozone pollution. Other stories this afternoon: Dallas officials say Tent City is now closed, one day earlier than planned. On Tuesday, social service agencies moved out the remaining residents... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
'Tent City' Eviction Day TuesdayTuesday was eviction day at the homeless encampment under Interstate 45 and Int
'Tent City' Eviction Day Tuesday
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
Tuesday was eviction day at the homeless encampment under Interstate 45 and Interstate 30 near Fair Park known as "Tent City." At one point this year, several hundred people called it home. They even had portable restrooms and a makeshift store with... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Can cottages cure homelessness? Dallas project to offer answersor compound it. Ragan questioned the cottage’s location, just a short walk fro
Can cottages cure homelessness? Dallas project to offer answers
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
or compound it. Ragan questioned the cottage’s location, just a short walk from a large homeless encampment known as “Tent City.” Ragan and Przekwas said they’d like to see more permanent housing for the homeless in Dallas, but they’d like... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Famous guru says he rejected a Nobel — and Malala did nothing to deserve hersprobably ever wanted. In March, he came under fire (some say undeservedly) for
Famous guru says he rejected a Nobel — and Malala did nothing to deserve hers
Dundas Star News / Posted yesterday
probably ever wanted. In March, he came under fire (some say undeservedly) for sanctioning the construction of a gigantic tent city along the fragile riverbank of the Yamuna, which flows through New Delhi, for the Art of Living Foundation's 35th... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Famous guru says he rejected a Nobel, and Malala did nothing to deserve hersprobably ever wanted. In March, he came under fire (some say undeservedly) for
Famous guru says he rejected a Nobel, and Malala did nothing to deserve hers
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
probably ever wanted. In March, he came under fire (some say undeservedly) for sanctioning the construction of a gigantic tent city along the fragile riverbank of the Yamuna, which flows through New Delhi, for the Art of Living Foundation's 35th... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Tent City Coming To A Close; What To Do After A Storm HitsThe top local stories this afternoon from KERA News: Dallas city officials say
Tent City Coming To A Close; What To Do After A Storm Hits
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
The top local stories this afternoon from KERA News: Dallas city officials say they’re making progress toward closing Tent City by May 4. By early Monday, there were just 77 people left. North Texas has been hit with some costly storms in recent... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Downtown Mobile residents concerned about homelessIn April, FOX10 News reporter the relocation of homeless people from 'Tent City
Downtown Mobile residents concerned about homeless
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
In April, FOX10 News reporter the relocation of homeless people from 'Tent City' to other parts of the City of Mobile. This week, residents in Downtown Mobile around Ryan Park told FOX10 News those people have come there. "It's really concerning... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Emanuel makes moves on homelessness; critics still booseriously addressing the problem. "Don't pretend you're doing anything about h
Emanuel makes moves on homelessness; critics still boo
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
seriously addressing the problem. "Don't pretend you're doing anything about homelessness," said Andy Thayer of the Uptown Tent City Organizers. "You're cleaning up the lakefront for yuppie tourists." Emanuel's top social services aide said that's... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Convicted sex offender pleads guilty in ID theft caseand... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another
Convicted sex offender pleads guilty in ID theft case
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
and... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on... Judge: Former... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Study: 7 of 10 most profitable US hospitals are nonprofitsand... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another
Study: 7 of 10 most profitable US hospitals are nonprofits
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
and... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on... Judge: Former... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Judge: Former mayor's Facebook page considered public recordand... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another
Judge: Former mayor's Facebook page considered public record
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
and... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on... News Minute:... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Former mayor's Facebook page considered public recordand... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another
Former mayor's Facebook page considered public record
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 days ago
and... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on... News Minute:... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Tent City To Shut Down This Week... So, Now What?DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – As the City of Dallas prepares for the final shutdown thi
Tent City To Shut Down This Week... So, Now What?
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – As the City of Dallas prepares for the final shutdown this week of the homeless encampment known as Tent City, a question remains. Where will the hundreds of homeless go after they have been displaced? With many of the homeless... Read more
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FOX News
Despite back-back disasters, climbers return to Everestyear, Sherpas had already set up two camps above Base Camp when the earthquake
Despite back-back disasters, climbers return to Everest
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
year, Sherpas had already set up two camps above Base Camp when the earthquake unleashed an avalanche that tore into the tent city, burying climbers and staff. Nineteen people were killed, 61 were injured and the pre-prepared route of ropes and... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Inside Texas Politics ()services like Uber and Lyft which oppose finger-print background checks for its
Inside Texas Politics ()
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
services like Uber and Lyft which oppose finger-print background checks for its drivers. On Wednesday, Dallas’ so-called tent city will be gone for good. For months, hundreds of people lived in tents under the freeway overpasses just southeast of... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 10:40 a.m. MDT(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another p
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 10:40 a.m. MDT
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on June 16. SANTA... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 12:40 p.m. MDT(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another p
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 12:40 p.m. MDT
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on June... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 9:40 a.m. MDT(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another p
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 9:40 a.m. MDT
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on June 16. SANTA... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 8:40 a.m. MDT(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another p
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 8:40 a.m. MDT
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on June 16. SANTA... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 12:40 p.m. MDT(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another p
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 12:40 p.m. MDT
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 days ago
(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on June... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 10:40 a.m. MDT(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another p
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 10:40 a.m. MDT
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 days ago
(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on June 16. SANTA... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 9:40 a.m. MDT(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another p
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 9:40 a.m. MDT
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 days ago
(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on June 16. SANTA... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 8:40 a.m. MDT(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another p
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press at 8:40 a.m. MDT
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 days ago
(AP) - The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on June 16. SANTA... Read more
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News.com.au
ISIS mass graves revealed after retreat15,000 still live in tents on Mt Sinjar which overlooks the city. The former r
ISIS mass graves revealed after retreat
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
15,000 still live in tents on Mt Sinjar which overlooks the city. The former residents of Sinjar living on Mt Sinjar in a tent city. Picture: Chris ShearerSource:Supplied “Our house is still standing,” says Muhbet, who lives with 23 members of... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurtand... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurt
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 days ago
and... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on... Ex-priest gets... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurtand... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurt
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
and... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on... Chief:... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Leaders mark groundbreaking of new micro mill in Durantand... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another
Leaders mark groundbreaking of new micro mill in Durant
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 days ago
and... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on... Indigenous... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Carlsbad to get official tent city for homeless residentsThe city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with shelter in a new
Carlsbad to get official tent city for homeless residents
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 5 days ago
The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with shelter in a new tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city June 16. The action comes after the City Council approved an... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Workers testify to falsifying records, denying food aidsays... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another
Workers testify to falsifying records, denying food aid
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
says... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on... Santa Fe Opera... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Federal investigators fault VA review of Texas wait timessays... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another
Federal investigators fault VA review of Texas wait times
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
says... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on... Santa Fe Opera... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
8 children, 2 tied up in backyard, rescued from Texas homesays... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another
8 children, 2 tied up in backyard, rescued from Texas home
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
says... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on... Santa Fe Opera... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas schools spare no expense for huge football stadiumssays... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another
Texas schools spare no expense for huge football stadiums
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
says... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on... Santa Fe Opera... Read more
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examiner.com
Dallas Police turn attention to help Dallas Heritage Village and neighborsliving at this location on TxDOT property. Tent Village is a different homeless
Dallas Police turn attention to help Dallas Heritage Village and neighbors
examiner.com / Posted 5 days ago
living at this location on TxDOT property. Tent Village is a different homeless camp from the more widely known “Tent City” which located a few hundred yards away underneath I-45. The encampment has been a plight to the area for more... Read more
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BC Local News
City needs to be proactive in finding housing solutions: councillorthe province's injunction to evict the campers from the premise. It is set to g
City needs to be proactive in finding housing solutions: councillor
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
the province's injunction to evict the campers from the premise. It is set to go to trial Sept. 7. Should residents of tent city be forced to leave, Isitt is hoping similar alternatives, such as a single site shelter at View Royal, can be put... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Court documents show rope, concrete link man to wife's deathsays... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another
Court documents show rope, concrete link man to wife's death
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 days ago
says... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on... Santa Fe Opera... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Court documents show rope, concrete link man to wife's deathsays... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another
Court documents show rope, concrete link man to wife's death
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
says... The city of Carlsbad is set to provide homeless residents with another place to stay as it prepares to open up a tent city. The Current-Argus reports that Carlsbad Community of Hope is scheduled to open the tent city on... Santa Fe Opera... Read more
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