We’re about to get a slight break from the Arctic cold we’ve been enduring. Until then, Rhode Island area shelters are bursting at the seams as the homeless seek shelter from single digit temperatures.
A service was held in Providence Wednesday to honor all the homeless people who died in 2012. The service was held at the Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul. The names of 44 individuals were read and candles were lit in their memory. A 45th candle was also illuminated in case they missed anyone.