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Statewide Homeless Count Being Held

A state-wide count of homeless people is being held tonight.


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Opinion: Big Cities’ People-in-Power Don’t Understand Crime And Murder

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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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 […]



Federal Veterans Official Visits Hartford

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


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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 […]


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.




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