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Hope on Wheels project aims to help homeless

4/18/21

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. — For people experiencing homelessness, finding a safe, sheltered place to stay is a constant challenge. In an effort to help...

Until I heard about what was happening with a vintage 1960s motel in the village of West Brattleboro, Vt., I didn’t think it was possible for...

By their very name, stay-at-home orders presume too much. Lest we forget, as we fret about shortages of toilet paper and hand sanitizer, not...

Jim Kenyon: Year-end odds and ends

12/21/19

On a bone-chilling afternoon a few weeks ago, I set out on a short stroll from the type-and-gripe factory here on Interchange Drive in West Lebanon...

The four-paragraph obituary for 62-year-old John Stephen Caswell made no mention of a funeral or memorial service.But last Wednesday — the second...

Lebanon — One by one, more than two dozen people stood up inside Dartmouth College’s Rollins Chapel on a Saturday afternoon this spring to pay...

West Lebanon — At midday on Wednesday, six panhandlers took up spots at major intersections on Route 12A north and south of I-89 in West Lebanon...

During a visit to a homeless shelter in Claremont a few years ago, Cathy Pellerin was struck — dumbfounded, actually — by the absence of books for...

Dreams Dashed, Tennessee Family Heads Back Home

9/11/17

West Lebanon — As they sat in the grass in a lot near the Hannaford supermarket off of Route 12A, James and Crystal Teem played a game of catch...

Back in December, when a divided Lebanon City Council enacted an ordinance prohibiting camping or overnight parking on city-owned land, we — and...

Lebanon — Veteran social service leaders said they’re concerned by Tri-County Community Action Program’s recent decision to dismiss a longtime...

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