Broward Coalition for the Homeless

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    November 7, 2002

    Scores of Poor

    The homeless population is skyrocketing, but you'd never know it by reading the dailies

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    May 9, 2002

    Room at the Inn

    Sean Cononie has revolutionized SoFla homeless care. So why are the bureaucrats snubbing him?

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    March 7, 2002

    Gimme Shelter

    Allen Reesor's friends-and-family program has other homeless-services professionals crying foul

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    June 29, 2000

    Brother, Can You Spare a Can?

    A new program intended to solve the scourge of panhandling replaces spare change with a "Can of Help." Sort of.

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    December 2, 1999

    Elsewhere, Christian Soldier

    When a do-gooder wants to open a shelter for homeless moms, local gay residents vow to raise hell

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    October 28, 1999

    How to Become Homeless

    Develop heart problems and a fondness for drink. Have your trailer condemned and hit the street. Nothing to it.

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    August 19, 1999


    Close calls

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    June 10, 1999

    Mean Streets

    Getting rid of those folks with buckets equals getting rid of one of the county's better homeless-assistance programs.

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    April 15, 1999


    No fast-food drive-thrus

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    March 18, 1999

    Down and Out in Broward County

    Many of the homeless are substance abusers who've spent most of their lives on the streets. And no new county system will change that.

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    February 25, 1999
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    February 11, 1999

    Little Shop of Horrors

    The owners wanted to open a fun store in downtown Fort Lauderdale. After three burglaries in a month, the novelty wore off.

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    December 24, 1998
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    December 4, 1997

    What Happens When the Big Tent Folds?

    Broward's ballyhooed new homeless shelter won't clear the streets of all vagrants. But the police might.