Kalamazoo County

November 14 2019

Encore Publications is proud to host the online content of The Homefront, published by NowKalamazoo, a new media company coverin

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November 14 2019

“Is it just me, or are there a lot more people who appear homeless?” I was struck by that question from my father, the third of my family

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November 14 2019

Heather Sadler stands in the foyer of Ministry with Community, a drop-in day shelter in Kalamazoo’s Northside neighborhood, her eyes trai

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November 14 2019

When an adult becomes homeless, regardless of the reasons, it is stressful and full of anxiety.

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November 14 2019

Joseph Wheeler would try to leave the shelter under the cover of the first light of day, when the early morning fog would cloak him in a

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November 14 2019

Issa Smith says she once lived out of motels, all arranged by her trafficker.

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November 14 2019

By Miranda Drake

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November 14 2019

Homelessness can seem daunting, frustrating, overwhelming and Kalamazoo isn’t the first community to feel that way.

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November 14 2019

It works. It is cost effective. Even some local private developers want to take part.

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November 14 2019

It has been a year since homeless residents pitched tents in Bronson Park in the heart of Kalamazoo, bringing significant attention at th

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