Over the past week, the news has been covering the extreme cold temperatures that have gripped large parts of the nation.
Even in traditionally warmer climates like Florida, they have been experiencing sub-freezing temperatures. Some farmers in that state are concerned (and rightly so) that their crops may be adversely affected – or that they may lose them altogether.
The frigid temperatures, however, may take their biggest toll in human lives – especially among the homeless. (more…)