Hundreds of Maine area residents gathered in Monument Square Monday night for the annual Homeless Person's Memorial Vigil to remember 35 people who died in the greater Portland area over the past two years, according to WMTW.com.
Homelessness is a huge problem across the country. It's no different here in Maine. There are over 3,000 homeless people in Maine and over 600,000 nationally. Maybe you've avoided eye contact with someone on a street corner holding a sign. What do you say?