Comments for: ‘First time my child has smiled since we’ve been in a shelter’: Portland venue hosts Christmas for 130 homeless children, parents

Posted Dec. 18, 2013, at 6:53 p.m.
Last modified Dec. 20, 2013, at 4:40 p.m.

PORTLAND | Matthew Wakefield went down the bright yellow slide over and over again on Wednesday night, his blond hair blowing back and blue eyes lighting up with each turn. The 16-month-old had a face full of glee, but according to Paul Golding, the child is also the face …

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