Results tagged with 'homeless'

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Shopping cart proposal won't target homeless, sponsor says

Published Dec. 3, 2017

A proposed ordinance fining business owners who don't prevent shopping carts from being taken off their premises would not target homeless people who use them to move belongings, said the ordinance's sponsor, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.


When you're approached by the homeless

Published Feb. 1, 2013

I'm going to be honest. As a short-ish, out-of-shape female with comically weak upper arms, I keep walking. I don't know this person, I don't know what they want, I'm alone, I'm caught off-guard, I don't want to get myself into a situation I'll regret. And so I quicken my step and walk past. And afterward, I really hate myself for it.


Well-known, "notorious" Downtown man, Eddie, is OK

Published Dec. 6, 2008

I got great news yesterday. Eddie Henderson is safe and sound. He's living with his sister in Racine. If you read our Readers' Blogs or walk a lot in Downtown, you probably know Eddie.

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Well Known Milwaukee Homeless Mans Whereabouts???

I have become quite concerned I haven't seen him since the end of December and I am fearing something bad has happened. I think his name is Teddy and he is all man. If you work or live in Downtown Milwaukee you have undoubtedly seen this tall, dark, and mysterious specimen. His normal stomping gr...

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