Homeless

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Community Fights For Fencing To Keep Homeless, Sex Offenders From Living Under Bridges

For months residents in a Fort Lauderdale community say they dealt with two major issues — a group of sex offenders and a group of homeless people living under bridges near their homes causing problems.

03/10/2015

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Tampa Cafe Offers Up 1 Millionth Free Meal For Homeless

One million. That is how many free meals a Tampa cafe has provided to the homeless.

01/19/2015

Arnold Abbott charged for breaking a new law in Fort Lauderdale that bans feeding the homeless in public. (Source: CBS4)

Chef Abbott Wins Humanitarian Award On Christmas Eve  

Arnold Abbott has been giving to the homeless of Fort Lauderdale for decades. Well on Christmas Eve the “chef” is being given a little present of his own.

12/24/2014

Arnold Abbott charged for breaking a new law in Fort Lauderdale that bans feeding the homeless in public. (Source: CBS4)

Feisty Chef Can Feed Homeless Without Fear Of Fines

A chef at the center of Broward’s homeless feeding feud was in court Wednesday for his arraignment. Arnold Abbott, 90, has been cited several times by Ft. Lauderdale police for feeding the homeless on the beach.

12/03/2014

Arnold Abbott charged for breaking a new law in Fort Lauderdale that bans feeding the homeless in public. (Source: CBS4)

Town Hall Meeting On Homeless Feeding Law Gives People Chance To Vent

Fort Lauderdale City Commissioner Dean Trantalis held a town hall meeting on Monday to give people a chance to speak out about their city’s controversial homeless feeding law.

11/24/2014

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‘Chef’ Arnold Keeps Dishing Out Meals Against Ordinance

Arriving like a rock star, Arnold Abbott was greeted with cheers and crowds of supporters on Fort Lauderdale Beach.

11/12/2014

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Dade Schools Superintendent Talks About His Homeless Past

Miami-Dade School Superintendent Alberto Carvalho marked Homeless Awareness Day at an event organized by the Miami-Dade Homeless Trust.

11/06/2014

Arnold Abbott charged for breaking a new law in Fort Lauderdale that bans feeding the homeless in public. (Source: CBS4)

90-Year-Old ‘Chef’ Continues Feeding Homeless Against Fort Lauderdale Law

Fort Lauderdale’s homeless people are struggling to find a meal. The city passed a new ordinance restricting public feeding in some public parks and areas.

11/06/2014

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Food Shelves Bare At Broward Salvation Army

The Salvation Army of Broward is in dire need of food supplies.

09/17/2014

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Singer Connie Francis attends as Larry King is honored at the 2011 Friars Club Testimonial dinner gala at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers on November 14, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images)

Singer Connie Francis In Miami To Help Fight Homelessness

While many people are sitting by the beach or at a backyard barbecue for the Memorial Day weekend, others will be working to end homelessness.

05/24/2014

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