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Unsheltered populations congregate on a county property, putting leaders in tough spot

Volunteers for Walking Tall, founded by local reverend Randy Evans, pass out food and supplies in front of the federal...

Covid-19 outreach event to vaccinate Wilmington’s homeless Friday

The Salvation Army is holding a Covid-19 vaccination event tomorrow for people who are experiencing homelessness. (Port City Daily photo/Courtesy New...
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Tiny home haven for disabled, homeless, Wilmington’s Eden Village receives $640K anonymous match

Eden Village will house 32 single adults who disabilities for just $300 a month. (Port City Daily photo/Alexandria Sands)

Wilmington’s Vigilant Hope roasts ‘good coffee for a good purpose’ at new space on 16th

Vigilant Hope Executive Director Jeremy Hardy serves a pour-over coffee at The Roastery. (Port City Daily photo/Alexandria Sands)

Deep Dive: Riverwalk renovations highlight need to address downtown unsheltered population

William Schaub relaxes after eating a meal provided by Walking Tall volunteers on the steps of the federal courthouse in downtown...

Man arrested after firing AR-15 into Wilmington homeless camp

Patrick Gallipoli allegedly fired into a homeless camp near downtown Wilmington. (Port City Daily photo/Courtesy WPD) WILMINGTON...

Wilmington, New Hanover County, United Way to contribute $25k each to house homeless in hotels [Free read]

The City of Wilmington along with the county and other nonprofits will work together to put some of the homeless population...
The riverfront might not be everyone's idea of a good shelter to ride out Hurricane Dorian, but for some, it will have to do (Port City Daily/Michael Praats)

Despite tornado warnings and torrential rains, Walking Tall Wilmington on the streets providing for those in need

WILMINGTON --- As torrential rains fell and tornado alerts buzzed on cellphones, most of Wilmington and New Hanover County residents took shelter, either in...

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WILMINGTON — There are nearly 400 people without permanent housing in the Brunswick, Pender, and New Hanover County areas, according to a 2017 report by...

Pender County Schools see hundreds of homeless students after Florence, a 400-percent increase

BURGAW --- Pender County Schools (PCS) Superintendent Steven Hill recently told top U.S. Department of Education (DOE) officials that public schools in the county...