MAGNOLIA — Step inside the second-story apartment of Miguel Rodriguez, 55, and you’ll find a spotless, tastefully-furnished home with minimal decorations but a few treasured mementos. There’s a view of youth baseball fields from the glass sliding door in his living room.
It’s a nice one-bedroom apartment by most standards, but for Rodriguez, it met his number one condition: it wasn’t in Camden, where there were too many reminders of his decades as a heroin addict.
“I said, ‘oh yeah, this is nice,'” Rodriguez said, looking around his living room as he recalled first seeing the apartment two years ago. “It’s …read more
Source: NJ.com Camden