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Households Continue to Struggle to Heat Their Homes

Thousands of Households Have Run Out of Home Heating Oil  With bitter temperatures gripping the nation including New England, there is serious concern for the health and well-bring of low-income households – especially those that heat with oil. “Thousands of home...

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Poverty cycle topic of forum

As reported by Haven Orecchio-Egresitz, The Berkshire Eagle: WILLIAMSTOWN —When State Rep. Paul Mark was 12-years-old, his father was laid off on Christmas Eve. The loss of his job sent his family into five years of financial instability, forcing them to move several...

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As published on Item Live, powered by Daily News: At Lynn Economic Opportunity (LEO), our work is about people and relationships. For us, fuel assistance is not transactional, it is personal. Louis, age 94, and Marilyn, who is 86, live in a small lakeside cabin they...

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