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Housing, hope for Fairfield County’s homeless


Bridgeport -- Tony Poole came for a haircut.

But he stayed, he said, to fill out an application for permanent supportive housing. It was just the latest step the 32-year-old Bridgeport resident is taking to pull his life together.

Poole was one of the more than 300 people who came to the 7th Annual Project Homeless Connect event at the United Congregational Church, in the downtown area of the state's most populous city.

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