Rev. Larry Rice Continues Fight to Open NLECThe city has opened up a temporary shelter in a weed control warehouse north of downtown for the homeless, but Rice isn't impressed.
Rev. Larry Rice Spends the Night Outside Closed Homeless ShelterWith his New Life Evangelistic Center ordered closed, the Reverend Larry Rice spent the night outside the downtown St. Louis homeless shelter with more than a dozen of his clients.
St. Louis's Plan for Homeless Shelter Allowed to ProceedThe decision came after a judge refused the independent mayoral candidate's request to keep the shelter open.
New Life Homeless Shelter Packs Up For ShutdownFrantic packing underway while homeless wonder where they will end up.
Rev. Rice Upset By BB Gun ThreatThe Rev. Larry Rice is calling on police to do something about a woman quoted in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch saying she might shoot at the homeless -- and those helping them -- with a BB gun.
City Orders Homeless Shelter to Shut Down as Overdose Numbers RiseThe order came in two days into a recent outbreak of synthetic marijuana overdoses.
Health Director Clears Out Homeless Park Citing Fears of Rats, FleasA downtown park popular with the homeless -- drawing complaints from neighbors -- was declared a nuisance due in part to an infestation of rats and fleas.
Rev. Rice Opposes Restrictions on Ministries Helping the HomelessA downtown minister to the homeless is opposing an alderman's plan to put new restrictions on ministries that give away free blankets and other items to the homeless from mobile trucks.
Homeless Advocate Accused in Lawsuit over Springfield FireThe lawsuit accuses the Rev. Larry Rice of the New Life Evangelistic Center of arranging for Moore to live in a home that lacked fire alarms.
'Homeless Jesus' Sculpture to be Displayed at NLEC The internationally known “Homeless Jesus” sculpture will be displayed at the New Life Evangelistic Center. It is a piece that displays Jesus lying on a park bench.
Date Approaches on Vote of Whether to Shut Down New Life CenterThe city of St. Louis is scheduled to announce its decision later this month on whether to revoke the hotel license of the New Life Evangelistic Center downtown.
Results of Homeless Head Count Yet to Be ReleasedRev. Larry Rice says he thinks the city is embarrassed by the high number of homeless living on the streets of St. Louis.