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Miami and its homeless

March 16, 2015

Miami Considers Law Aimed at Expelling Homeless By Phil Latzman, Florida News Connection In the shadows of – and in contrast to – the city’s new multimillion-dollar condominiums, hundreds of Miami’s homeless can be seen seeking…


News story #1: Satoshi Forest

December 31, 2013

The Independent News has covered homelessness in this area for years. Jesse Farthing touched the hearts of many locals with this article on this unique sanctuary for Pensacola’s growing homeless population. Read more.…


How Tallahassee tackles homeless issue

December 12, 2013

The Tallahassee City Commission voted yesterday to lease the city’s 3.8 acres on West Pensacola Street for a new 24-hour Comprehensive Emergency Services Center that will focus on serving the homeless in its city. The land…


War on Pensacola’s homeless continues

November 9, 2013

Occupy Pensacola hasn’t disappeared. The group is still fighting to help the homeless in the city of Pensacola. As the weather turns cooler, many of those living on the streets are at risk. We have reports…

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No Panhandling in the Upside

June 14, 2013

The final installment of the so-called ‘homeless’ ordinances was approved by the Pensacola City Council last night. The new ordinance targets panhandling. “I know it’s going to be challenged in court, and I suspect the plaintiff…

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Homeless Ordinances Find Home

May 24, 2013

The Pensacola City Council’s passage of the so-called homeless ordinances has been an uncomfortable affair. During the first reading, it was the Boy Scouts. Thursday, it was a Chinese visitor with the Gulf Coast Citizen Diplomacy…