| Sep 8, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Richard Gere goes slumming in the streets of Manhattan and emerges with one of his more remarkable performances in "Time Out of Mind," . Executed in a plot-free observational mode that relatively few American independent filmmakers have attempted this...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 6:00 AM
On the first day of shooting his new movie, director Oren Moverman had an unusual task for his star, Richard Gere: He wanted the famous actor to stand in New York City's bustling Astor Place with an empty coffee cup begging for change.
| Sep 4, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Frank J. Russell, the former owner of a carpet company who was a longtime Salvation Army volunteer and an accomplished portrait artist, died of pneumonia Aug. 28 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 79.
"He was a very gifted artist, and there is...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 3:52 PM
FORT LAUDERDALE It's OK to be homeless in the city, as long as you don't panhandle drivers at busy intersections, catch some sleep on a downtown bench, go to the bathroom outdoors or store your belongings on public property.
The city has been cracking...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 1:25 PM
He taught his three children to appreciate laughter, beauty and wonder, fought for his country in the South Pacific, spent decades working in advertising, ministered to jail inmates and helped Orlando's homeless find warm places to sleep on cold nights....
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:51 AM
If you need an extra dollar, be careful how you ask for it in Sanford.
City leaders are moving forward with tough new restrictions aimed at cracking down on aggressive panhandlers, saying they pose a threat to public safety.
| Aug 31, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Los Angeles City Atty. Mike Feuer announced on Wednesday that his office had reached an agreement with Glendale Adventist Medical Center over allegations that the respected hospital had improperly discharged a homeless patient to the streets of skid row....
| Sep 7, 2014
The Coral Springs Museum of Art, The Art and Culture Center of Hollywood and Nova Southeastern University's Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale recently received the Funding Arts Broward (FAB!) / Knight New Work Projects Awards totaling $90,000.
| Aug 29, 2014
| 10:29 AM
The phone rang early Wednesday morning at Marshall House, a homeless shelter run by the Salvation Army on South Marshall Street in Hartford. The caller was a woman with a small child, looking for a place to stay. Marshall House is the only one of the...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 12:49 PM
HARTFORD — Mayor Pedro Segarra's office said Friday that the city will restore funding for a homeless shelter whose allocation was cut during the budget process.
In an effort to balance Hartford's budget, the city in May made a $605,000 cut to...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 5:22 PM
After her mother died in 2010, Sidney Allen could no longer afford the rent on the home they shared and spent the next three years bouncing between friends' couches and short-term rentals, without a home to call her own.
Her homelessness ended in April,...