Shelter

Manchester police cruiser. (File photo)

NH Shelter Taking Unique Approach Draws Addicts Across State Lines

Most homeless shelters have a no drug or alcohol policy.

05/19/2015

Father Bill's shelter in Quincy was evacuated after a carbon monoxide scare. (WBZ-TV)

Carbon Monoxide Scare Forces Evacuations At Quincy Shelter

More than 100 people have been evacuated from a Quincy shelter after a carbon monoxide scare Tuesday night.

02/03/2015

Evacuation routes are in place if needed as Hurricane Irene approaches.

Mass. Bill Would Require Emergency Evacuation & Shelter Plans For Pets

Massachusetts cities and towns would be required to come up with emergency evacuation and shelter plans for household pets under a bill unanimously approved Thursday by the state Senate.

10/11/2013

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MASSCAP – Serving More than 650,000 People in Massachusetts

April 13, 2013 MASSCAP is a non-profit organization which serves thousands of low income families in the state of Massachusetts, helping them become self-sufficient and offering them much needed services such as food, shelter and […]

WBZ-TV–04/11/2013

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Local Group Brings Birthday Parties To Homeless Children

Birthday Wishes is a non-profit organization that provides birthday parties for homeless children.

11/30/2012

These lab/Sharpei mixes were stolen from the Sterling Animal Shelter on Wednesday. (credit: Sterling Animal Shelter)

Police Make Second Arrest In Sterling Puppy Heist

Police have arrested a second suspect they say is connected to the theft of 9 puppies from a local animal shelter.

03/21/2011

These lab/Sharpei mixes were stolen from the Sterling Animal Shelter on Wednesday. (credit: Sterling Animal Shelter)

4 Of 9 Puppies Returned After Stolen From Sterling Shelter

Police in Sterling are looking for the thieves who stole nine puppies from a local shelter.

03/17/2011

Suspect In Lowell Shelter Murder Pleads Not Guilty

The attorney for a Lowell teenager accused of stabbing a worker at the homeless shelter where he was staying says he is considering pursuing a “diminished capacity” defense for his client.

03/15/2011