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August 16, 2017

 

The Shalom Center is currently open five days a week.

Monroe Co. Commissioners Approve Extended Shalom Center Hours

The Monroe County Commissioners unanimously approved a measure Wednesday that would deliver funding to the Shalom Community Center.

August 8, 2017

 

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Landscapers Discover Syringes, Belongings Outdoors On IU Campus

IUPD is investigating after a landscaping crew discovered personal belonging and several syringes in an outdoor area on campus.

June 28, 2017

 

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Bloomington Homeless Population Continues To Migrate

People experiencing homelessness are moving to other areas of the city after increased police patrols in People's Park.

June 12, 2017

 

Business owners and residents are pleased with the police action in the downtown area but critics say it fails to address real issues facing the homeless population.

Bloomington Police Increase Downtown Presence After Complaints

Some local business owners are pleased with the increased police presence, but critics say it fails to address real issues facing the homeless population.

June 8, 2017

 

Bloomington is launching a public awareness campaign to encourage residents to donate money to social services agencies rather than giving panhandlers money.

South Bend To Propose Offering Panhandlers Work

The City of Bloomington announced a similar initiative last month as well.

November 28, 2016

 

Crawford II groundbreaking

New Apartments To Provide Housing For Long-Term Homeless

The Crawford II apartments will house up to 43 people who have been homeless for an extended period of time.

October 28, 2016

 

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IU Student Resolution Concerning Aggressive Panhandling Vetoed

The IU Student Association President Sara Zaheer vetoed a resolution passed on Tuesday concerning aggressive panhandling in Bloomington.

October 18, 2016

 

The Reuben Engagement Center is scheduled to open within the next three months.

Reuben Engagement Center To Offer Services To Homeless

Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett says, [W]e are embarked on the construction of a new model for the relationship between social services and criminal justice.

October 12, 2016

 

Bloomington Panhandling Sign

Bloomington’s Anti-Panhandling Signs Stolen

Bloomington installed the signs last week and since then 24 of the 28 have been stolen.

August 12, 2016

 

Bloomington is launching a public awareness campaign to encourage residents to donate money to social services agencies rather than giving panhandlers money.

Noon Edition: New Program Tackles Aggressive Panhandling

This week on Noon Edition we spoke to local experts about homelessness and panhandling in Bloomington.

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