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One by one, the veterans stepped to the front of some 450 people gathered for lunch.

Sunday is usually a day off for the stylists in Papillion, but thanks to one boy's noble goal they are working overtime.

With the weather turning colder, it's more important than ever to start to get your closets cleaned out and get those warm clothes to those who need it.

Representatives from the Family Fare on South 108th Street presented a $1,300 check to the Siena/Francis House Homeless Shelter.

Chris Eynon is the Treatment Coordinator at the Siena/Francis House. Right now, he works for the same program he went through as an addict around 10 years ago.

Mike Saklar, the executive director of the Siena/Francis House, is retiring after 16 years. The board recognized his career in helping the homeless calling him the driving force in the community.

The leader of the Siena/Francis House Homeless Shelter is retiring this week. Mike Saklar has helped transform more than just a few industrial lots in North Downtown Omaha.

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