While advocates say the number of homeless Connecticut veterans has declined somewhat in recent years, there’s a new effort underway to try to eliminate homelessness among the state’s veteran population over the next two years.
Branford’s police chief is urging people to be wary of panhandlers following the arrest of a man accused of using handouts to buy heroin.
Puerto Rico’s homeless population has risen sharply in the past two years amid an ongoing economic crisis that includes a nearly 14 percent unemployment rate, higher than any U.S. state.
Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra is allowing a barber to continue giving haircuts in a city park despite orders for him to leave from police and health officials.
A community group in New Britain is compiling an online database to help the homeless find food, health care, housing and other services.
A man was rescued from Metro North tracks in New Haven today, at about 8 am.
A state-wide count of homeless people is being held tonight.
For America’s big cities: the people who are supposed to have, need to have, and claim to have all the answers simply don’t have a clue.
A new housing project for homeless and at-risk veterans is opening in Jewett City.
The homeless Connecticut mother who drew national attention for enrolling her son in a school outside the district in which they lived has been sentenced to five years in prison on drug and larceny charges.