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Good Shepherd Center prepares to reopen with full meal service and day shelter

Wilmington's Good Shepherd Center prepares to open its Soup Kitchen doors for full-time weekday breakfast and lunch distribution, and the day shelter will also offer services to homeless people in the Cape Fear.

New Hanover County and Wilmington officials discuss homelessness and poverty in the Cape Fear

Wednesday, New Hanover County Commissioners and Wilmington City Council members held a special joint meeting to discuss homelessness, poverty and inequality in the Cape Fear.

Eden Village: Solving homelessness one tiny home at a time

Imagine a world with no homelessness. A place where home really is where the heart is. Here in Wilmington, Eden Village is working to make that dream a reality.

Fayetteville homeless outreach sees uptick in veteran evictions

A Fayetteville organization that supports homeless veterans is seeing an uptick in people being evicted from their homes, due to the inability to pay rent.

After rise in homelessness, local council hopes for a decrease in 2020

It's that time of year again. Time for the Cape Fear Council of Government to get a count of homeless people in our area through it's Point-in-Time event.

Business, homeless community discuss growing issue

Homelessness is an issue almost every city in America has to deal with and downtown Wilmington is no different.

Organization raises awareness for the homeless

Ending homelessness and hunger in one county is the mission for the Brunswick County Homeless Coalition.

Rhode Island police take in homeless saxophonist for a night

Officers invited a homeless man to sleep in the lobby of the police station after finding him dozing at one of the city's bus stops. The temperature was 12 degrees at the time, not including the wind chill.

Fraternity sleeps outside to raise awareness about homelessness

A group in Wilmington is braving the chilly temperatures Friday night to raise awareness about homelessness.

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Local furniture maker preserves historic Clemson tree as a table

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VIDEO: New York City restaurant host attacked over vaccine status request

A host at a popular New York City restaurant was assaulted by three women from Texas after she asked for proof they had been vaccinated against COVID-19, police said.

Pentagon reverses itself, calls deadly Kabul strike an error

The Pentagon retreated from its defense of a drone strike that killed multiple civilians in Afghanistan last month, announcing Friday that a review revealed that only civilians were killed in the attack, not an Islamic State extremist as first believed.

US panel backs COVID-19 boosters only for elderly, high-risk

An influential federal advisory panel has rejected a plan to offer Pfizer booster shots against COVID-19 to most Americans.