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.
Larry Rice: Metro's Bench Dividers Symbolize War Against HomelessA move by the St. Louis-area mass transit agency Metro will make it harder for homeless people to nap on bus shelter benches downtown, a move that has angered some advocates for the homeless.
St. Louis Homeless Center Offers Sleepover Event TonightEver wonder what it's like to be homeless? You can experience it tonight as the New Life Evangelistic Center hosts its annual Night with the Homeless.
Homeless Advocate Larry Rice to Begin 28 Hour ProtestRice says the county has to address the growing homeless problem and stop 'dumping' the homeless downtown.
Homeless Tent Pops Up In North CountyRev. Larry Rice says at least three persons will be sleeping under the tent, beginning this weekend.
Rev. Rice Not Giving UpThe Rev. Larry Rice is ready to try again to establish a tent camp for homeless people in St. Louis.