Latest Busking Stories

2008-10-08 15:00:24

PARIS - The juggling team of TWO will perform at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at Oxford Hills High School as a small thank-you to U.S. veterans. Matthew and Jason Tardy, both of whom grew up in Maine, have created a high-energy show that has captivated audiences across the country.

2008-10-08 15:00:17

The buses stop at Crossroads, Kennedy Plaza and the Providence Rescue Mission, then head to Cranston for some body and soul work. For some, it is a bus ride, a meal, a chance to sit and listen to some high energy music and a high energy preacher. It is one more stop on the homeless circuit.

2008-10-06 15:00:41

The two main candidates for Mayor in Vancouver's upcoming civic election - Peter Ladner and Gregor Robertson -- will face-off in a free public debate on Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008.

2008-10-02 00:00:23

By Cherie Gordon The health of homeless people is being put at serious risk because they are not getting the support they need after being discharged from hospital, a survey has found.

2008-09-24 03:00:19

Community's Child, a newly built shelter in Lomita for homeless women and their infants, is hosting a fundraising gala Saturday night.

2008-08-28 21:00:17

By Rusty Marks Charleston-based street evangelist Brandt Russo was in jail Wednesday after trying to hold services at a church in Lakeland, Fla.

2008-08-17 15:00:26

LEWISTON - August marks the fourth year in operation for St. Martin's Bargain Basket, tucked in the basement of St. Martin de Porres Residence for homeless men and women on the corner of College and Bartlett streets.

2008-08-10 15:00:38

A health official in Los Angeles allegedly used homeless individuals as part of a scheme to steal millions of dollars from insurance programs, authorities say. Following a raid of three Los Angeles private for-profit hospitals, authorities charged City of Angels Medical Center owner Dr.

2008-08-07 18:01:51

LOS ANGELES (AP)- A hospital top executive was arrested Wednesday as federal agents raided three medical centers while investigating an alleged scheme to recruit homeless people as phony patients and bill government programs for millions of dollars in unnecessary health services, authorities said.

2008-08-07 12:01:26

The Norris family of New England learned their newborn daughter had a cyst on her lung in utero and that she would likely face asthma or other respiratory complications.

Word of the Day
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.