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New Housing Project To Open For Homeless Vets

A new housing project for homeless and at-risk veterans is opening in Jewett City.

06/11/2012

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Mom In Education-Theft Case Sentenced

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.

03/27/2012

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Homeless Mom Says She’ll Plead Guilty In Education Theft Case; Could Get Five Years

The lawyer for a Connecticut woman charged with enrolling her son in the wrong school district says she will be pleading guilty.

02/08/2012

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Annual Census Of Homeless Is Tonight

Social services providers across Connecticut are gearing up for an annual count of the state’s homeless population.

01/25/2012

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Homeless Mom Faces Charges In School Enrollment

NORWALK, Conn. (AP) _ A homeless 33-year-old woman is scheduled to make her first court appearance after being charged with enrolling her son in Norwalk schools by using her babysitter’s address. Tonya McDowell told police […]

04/24/2011

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Federal Veterans Official Visits Hartford

Tammy Duckworth says a growing number of female veterans are becoming homeless, and many of them have children.

04/18/2011

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New Paper Covers New Haven’s Homeless

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ New Haven’s homeless population, along with service providers and Yale University students, has launched a new newspaper by and for the city’s homeless. The Elm City Echo’s first edition has […]

04/11/2011

Cleanup of "Tent City" Expected to Cost New Haven Thousands

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A newspaper is reporting that the city of New Haven will likely pay thousands to clean up the remnants of a so-called “tent city” in West Haven.

09/06/2010

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