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Letter to the Editor: Homeless Court serves justice

March 29, 2014 | Boston Globe

Homeless Court, one of the specialty courts mentioned in Leon Neyfakh’s “The rise of custom justice” (Ideas, March 23), is held monthly at Pine Street Inn.
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Why Some Bostonians Refuse Shelter In The Dead Of Winter

February 19, 2014 | WBUR

Follow Pine Street Inn's outreach van on a cold winter night in Boston for a glimpse of the challenges of living on the streets.
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Boston’s Homeless Shelters Fill To Capacity As People Flee Frigid Cold

January 24, 2014 | WBUR

It’s cold out there, and no one feels it more than the homeless. Homeless shelters in Boston are reporting that they’re filled to capacity as people try to escape the single-digit temperatures.
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Walsh’s last visits as mayor-elect highlight city’s diverse challenges

January 5, 2014 | Boston Globe

Marty Walsh tales part in four-day pre-inaugural tour, visiting organizations across the city, including Pine Street Inn.
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Cold causes burst pipes, fires in Mass.

January 4, 2014 | Boston Globe

The bitter cold prompted deep concerns about the homeless and their vulnerability outdoors to hypothermia and frostbite. Boston’s Pine Street Inn has overflowed with homeless Thursday and Friday nights, with up to 64 people sleeping on cots in overflow areas of the shelter.
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On Christmas Eve, homeless gather at Pine Street Inn

December 25, 2013 | Boston Globe

It was a packed dining room at Pine Street Inn on Tuesday for the annual Christmas Eve luncheon, one of the shelter’s signature events that fed close to 1,000 men and women on a chilly winter day.
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Bringing Classical Music To Those Who Rarely Hear It: The Homeless

December 24, 2013 | WBUR

The musicians are from Shelter Music Boston, which formed in 2010 to bring live classical music to the homeless. Since then, the nonprofit group has performed 130 concerts at several Boston shelters, including the Pine Street Inn.
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Boston Mayor-elect Walsh, Cardinal O'Malley serve lunch to homeless

December 24, 2013 | NECN

Homeless men and women in Boston were served up a special Christmas Eve luncheon Tuesday.
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Pine Street Inn Serves Christmas Eve Luncheon To The Homeless

December 24, 2013 | WBZ

Pine Street Inn marked Christmas Tuesday with a special Christmas Eve luncheon.
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Cutting boards created by artisans

December 17, 2013 | Boston Globe

These Jamaica Plain artisans are not making furniture. Rather, they are learning carpentry by crafting cutting boards.
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