Cracking Down On Beggars: Michigan City Approves New Regulations For Panhandling"I wouldn't say that we have a big problem with panhandling right now, but we're not happy with it."
Stylists Volunteer To Give Haircuts To Homeless In DetroitHomeless people also will get "Street Survival Kits" that include toiletries, sunscreen, socks and other personal items.
Man, Teen Sentenced In Murder Of Homeless Flint VeteranBrandon Harris was 15 and Peris Dorsette was 20 when they attacked Gary Nagy in 2013.
$1.6 Million In Federal Funds To Fight Homelessness Among Michigan VeteransThe federal government is allocating $1.6 million to reduce homelessness among military veterans in Michigan.
NOAH Project Serves Up Bag Lunches With A Side Of Social Resources For Detroit HomelessProgram Director, Amy Brown, MSW, at NOAH (Networking Organizing Advocating for the Homeless) describes the project. Area homeless get a bag lunch and social support services.
Homeless Express Their Creativity With Art And Soul In DetroitSince 2008, Art and Soul in Detroit has been helping area homeless people express themselves and build self confidence through art. Susan Greenhalgh is the coordinator of the program. She shares the story of how Art and Soul Detroit impacts its students' lives.
Man, Teen Plead Guilty In Fatal Beating Of Homeless Flint VeteranTwo people have pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and torture in the slaying of a 57-year-old homeless veteran in Flint two years ago.
Detroit Nonprofit Hires Homeless To Make Sleeping Bag-CoatsThe 25-year-old said the coat could help the city's sizable homeless population during the brutal winters.
Meet Detroit's Homeless Web Designer, Job MatchmakerAbe Hagenston has set up on the Woodward overpass near 8 Mile, touting a web site, Spanging.com.
Former Detroit 'Tent City' Residents Placed In New Homes"It's the first time I've ever had my own place..."
Conviction Tossed In Case Of Man Who Acted As His Own LawyerJimmy Aldaoud admitted taking tools from a Ferndale garage in 2012 but claimed it was a misdemeanor, not a felony.
Council Passes Resolution To Tackle Issue Of Homelessness With Innovation... part of the plan is to move the homeless into some of the city's rehabbed abandoned homes.