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Section 8 (housing)

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  • Cellphones for the needy offered through Lifeline program

    Being poor or homeless should not keep someone from having a cellphone, especially if they need emergency help during the winter months.
  • For these residents, help with sudden rent hike is a much-needed gift

    For these residents, help with sudden rent hike is a much-needed gift
    When Yong Woom Wang's rent shot up nearly 70%, the retired baker tried to slam on the brakes and cut back on expenses. He stopped driving to save gas. He cut back on the diabetes medicine he was supposed to take. And he kept his monthly food budget to...

    Fire can't stop San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission's Thanksgiving feast

    Fire can't stop San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission's Thanksgiving feast
    Georgina Rodriguez could feel the heat on her back in the middle of the night as she ran from the burning North Hollywood homeless shelter. The teenager and her family watched in horror as the San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission burned to the ground in...

    Lincoln Park Apartments in Hampton are nearly vacant

    Less than a year after the first moving vans arrived, the city's largest public housing complex is now nearly devoid of life. Lincoln Park Apartments is nearly vacant, save for six families and a few staff members keeping watch over the facility along...

    Downtown homeless encampment now part of regular cleanups, Baltimore officials say

    Downtown homeless encampment now part of regular cleanups, Baltimore officials say
    Scott Hutchison packed his meager belongings — a tent, a sleeping bag, some clothes — and piled them into plastic bags bearing a yellow card with his name, waiting for city officials to take them away. Hutchison, a former Marine who said he...