Several Hospitalized After Smoking Synthetic Marijuana in D.C.A fire official says several people staying at a District of Columbia homeless shelter have been hospitalized after smoking synthetic marijuana.
Report: Dangerous Lead Levels Found at D.C. General in 2014, Officials KnewFor more than a year, District officials knew about dangerous levels of lead in several rooms at D.C. General homeless shelter, according to Mayor Bowser’s administration that uncovered an April 2014 inspection.
Police Shoot, Kill Man at Homeless ShelterFairfax County police say an officer shot and killed a man as officers tried to break up a fight at a homeless shelter near Fort Belvoir.
Calvert Co. Homeless Shelter, More Like a DormA ray of hope for the homeless in Maryland's Calvert County is Echo House, a homeless shelter that runs 365 days a year on a small budget. Executive Director Trisha Gipson says they focus on helping men, women and families get back on their feet.
Arlington Approves Permit for New Homeless ShelterThe Arlington County Board has approved a permit to open a year-round homeless shelter in the Courthouse neighborhood.