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On the Coast: After Dramatic Rescue, Homeless Veteran Gets New Lease on Life

A month ago, a homeless vet was living in a tent in the woods outside Ocean City, Md. Since then, his entire life has changed.

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Rockville Homeless Shelter Survives Power Scare

Rockville's Home Builders Care Assessment Center is in crisis mode this week with the frigid temperatures and a power outage putting many homeless people at risk.

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Plans For Year-Round Homeless Shelter In Arlington Approved

The Arlington County Board has approved the permit for an overnight homeless shelter in the Courthouse neighborhood.

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Central Mission Making Christmas Happen For Needy Families

A mission in downtown D.C. is collecting toys for the less fortunate over the holidays, and they're hoping some last-minute donations can cover a shortfall for certain children.

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New Arlington Homeless Shelter Up For Vote By County Board

The Arlington County Board will vote next week on whether to acquire an office building near the Courthouse Metro for use as a homeless shelter.

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Homeless D.C. College Students Find Holiday Respite

Dozens of college students in the D.C. area were without roofs over their heads for the winter break, but thanks to generous offers from WAMU listeners, many have found welcoming homes for the holidays.

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Baltimore Clinic Develops E-Records For Homeless Patients

Medical students volunteering at Baltimore Rescue Mission are trying to streamline patients' records through an electronic system they developed.

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On the Coast: Homeless In Ocean City

We'll head into the woods with a man named Kenny, who lived in a tent during Super Storm Sandy.

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Central Union Mission Returns To Downtown D.C.

Central Union Mission has been sheltering the homeless in Washington since 1884 — and is about to move back downtown.

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Homeless College Students Cope With Needing A Home Over Winter Break

Across the country, thousands of college students find themselves without a place to call home during school vacations. We'll meet several such students here in our region.

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