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Former presidential chef to use $250,000 lottery prize to feed the homeless

Chef Roberto Mendoza said he’s had a lot of winning moments in his life. He’s cooked for President Trump and for former President Obama. But for Mendoza, winning a $250,000 lottery prize is an experience he never imagined.

Churches provide homeless with food, bed, warm place to sleep

With temperatures dropping into the teens or low 20's Monday night, it's important to stay warm.

‘Sesame Street’ introduces homeless muppet

For the first time, a resident of “Sesame Street” is experiencing homelessness — and the hope is that her story can help sweep the clouds away for the growing number of young children in the United States without homes to call their own.

Thanksgiving comes early for Wilmington area homeless

A free meal and an evening of acknowledgement towards Wilmington's homless community as we sit one week from the beginning of the holiday season.

VIDEO: Dunkin’ Donuts fires workers for dumping water on homeless man

Two employees at a Dunkin' Donuts eatery in Syracuse, New York, have been fired after one dumped water on a homeless man who had nodded off as his cell phone was charging. 

Judge orders pair who fundraised for homeless man to testify

The couple responsible for raising $400,000 online for a homeless good Samaritan must give sworn testimony over what happened to the cash, an at-times irritated New Jersey judge ordered Wednesday.

Homeless man passes out resumes, gets hundreds of job offers

Jasmine Scofield was driving in Mountain View, California, on Friday and spotted a man standing by the side of the road with an unusual sign. He wasn't asking for money, he was asking people to take his resume. 

Program encourages Wilmington landlords to rent to homeless people

Two nonprofits in coastal North Carolina have started a pilot program that helps homeless people rent apartments.

Support the community with So Fresh and So Clean Saturdays

Local organizations have joined forces to help encourage and give back to those in our community who need it most.

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National Hispanic Heritage month and the Coronavirus

Every September 15-October 15, Americans celebrate Hispanic Heritage month, a time set aside to commemorate the histories, cultures, and contributions of the Latinx people. But this year, the Latinx community has had to adapt.

Judge hears lawsuit attempting to delay NHRMC sale

A judge is hearing the Save Our Hospital's request for a restraining order to delay the sale/partnership of NHRMC.