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Free food and water is handed out to citizens of Long Beach, New York which experienced heavy flooding and dune erosion due to Hurricane Sandy, on October 31, 2012. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

CBS 11 Phone Bank Benefits Hurricane Sandy Victims

Many North Texans are asking what they can do to help storm victims on the east coast. Today CBS 11 News is hosting a phone bank during the 4, 5 and 6 p.m. newscasts.

CBSDFW.COM–11/01/2012

Musician Kenny Chesney performs during the Brothers of the Sun tour at MetLife Stadium on August 11, 2012 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Chesney To Play Cowboys Thanksgiving Game

Country star Kenny Chesney will perform at halftime when the Cowboys host the Redskins on Thanksgiving Day to kick off the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign.

10/29/2012

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Emmitt Smith Joins Mayor To Tear Down Wall For Youth Center

A North Texas mayor and an NFL Hall of Fame member joined in to do a little demolition work. Emmitt Smith and Mayor Robert Cluck wielded sledgehammers to bust up a wall at The Salvation Army in Arlington.

CBSDFW.COM–09/18/2012

A Salvation Army volunteer hands out ice cold water in Fort Worth. (credit: Chuck Schechner/KRLD NewsRadio 1080)

It’s Hot! How North Texans Are Dealing With The Heat

It’s the start of another heat streak with another day of triple digit temperatures.

08/01/2012

A Salvation Army volunteer hands out ice cold water in Fort Worth. (credit: Chuck Schechner/KRLD NewsRadio 1080)

Salvation Army Helping Homeless During Extreme Heat

Staying cool and hydrated is difficult during this North Texas heat wave, but imagine trying to keep yourself safe if you’re homeless. To help those less fortunate Salvation Army volunteers have been spending afternoons handing out hundreds of cups of cold water.

CBSDFW.COM–08/01/2012

In-window air conditioners for sale. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Cooling Stations Open Across North Texas

To help those who need relief during the extreme heat the Salvation Army has set up more than a dozen cooling stations across North Texas.

06/25/2012

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ERCOT Announces Record Use For June Day

As it stands, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) is performing under normal conditions and no emergency electricity alerts have been issued, but persistent hot weather could change that.

06/25/2012

Rockwall County Tornado. (Credit: CBSDFW.com)

Disaster Guide: Ways To Help Or Get Help After Tornadoes

Whether you were a victim of Tuesday’s violent weather or just want to volunteer or donate, we hope this information helps you.

04/04/2012

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Salvation Army Annual Garage Sale Underway

Bargain hunters lined up early outside of the Salvation Army’s Fort Worth warehouse on Friday. They came out hoping to be among the firsts to get inside for the annual garage sale.

03/30/2012

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State Homeless Funding Cuts Have Cities Scrambling

Years of state budget cuts have left cities and nonprofit groups to pinch pennies to avoid major lapses in services to the homeless.

03/04/2012

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Hundreds Line Up For Donated Thanksgiving Meals

More than 100 people lined up early Wednesday morning outside the Fort Worth Salvation Army. They were there to pickup their Thanksgiving turkey and trimmings.

11/23/2011

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Cattle Drive Kicks Off Local Salvation Army Fundraiser

Shoppers at Fort Worth’s Ridgmar Mall were surprised Monday morning to see a cattle drive making it’s way around the mall. The event was to kick off the annual Salvation Army kettle drive.

11/21/2011

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