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Urban Decay Part III: Downtown Juneau's progress

...connotation to our downtown area."Sanford mentioned the idea of moving the downtown shelter and soup kitchen, the Glory Hole. Shelter director Mariya Lovischuk has said moving the shelter would cost about as much as a permanent supportive housing...
Glory Hole 100 Thanksgiving turkeys short of goal

Around Thanksgiving time for the past three years, Glory Hole shelter and soup kitchen patron Mark Mergenthal spends hours organizing Thanksgiving meal boxes for families in need. He unloads and sorts...
Shelter open to homeless Juneau youth

In response to the number of homeless youth in Juneau, the Northern Light United Church has partnered with the Glory Hole Shelter and Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School to establish a small shelter for young adults.According to Yaakoosge...
A happy Thanksgiving for local charities flush with food

...ago were looking at meager stocks of Thanksgiving food now report they are flush with feast fare. Leaders at the Glory Hole shelter and the St. Vincent de Paul Society's Thanksgiving basket volunteer drive said Monday that the community has come...
Empty Bowls and Stone Soup

Empty Bowls, a fundraiser Sunday evening from 5-7 p.m. at Centennial Hall for Juneau's Glory Hole shelter, shares many similarities with the story "Stone Soup." This folktale, beloved by cultures around the world, tells of hungry...
Election, lake accident among top city stories of 2012 after the Empire reported on Nov. 20 that local charities like the St. Vincent de Paul Society and the Glory Hole shelter had received enough donations to provide hundreds of families with Thanksgiving dinner, just one week after the...
Feds and state collaborate to end homelessness in 10 years

...said substance abuse and domestic violence are the main two reasons for homelessness, a quick visit to Juneau's Glory Hole shelter shows that the issue can be more complex. There are those like Brody Flint, a 19-year-old man who basically...
Standoff ends with surrender

...perimeter around the suspect's home. Franklin Street from Marine Way to Ferry Way was closed for several hours and the Glory Hole shelter was temporarily evacuated. Officers of the Special Emergency Response Team and the Crisis Negotiation Team were...
Candidates field questions from public

...Wednesday, five Juneau Assembly candidates answered questions ranging from domestic partner rights to relocation of the Glory Hole shelter. All three candidates for the at-large seat attended the forum hosted by the Juneau chapter of the National Organization...
Around Town

...Leslie Ave. Host to provide turkey. Call 789-2840 for details and food arrangements. Thanksgiving Dinner at the Glory Hole shelter, 6 p.m., 247 S. Franklin Street. Details: Joan, 586-4159. Friday, Nov. 23 CBJ Offices and UAS closed...


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