Jack Bankston, 70, hugs his Pekingese Casey on Saturday, March 5, 2016. The Duke Hospice patient had feared losing his Durham apartment after the landlord raised the rent $145 per month. He has lived there 15 years.
Jack Bankston, 70, hugs his Pekingese Casey on Saturday, March 5, 2016. The Duke Hospice patient had feared losing his Durham apartment after the landlord raised the rent $145 per month. He has lived there 15 years. Mark Schultz mschultz@newsobserver.com
Jack Bankston, 70, hugs his Pekingese Casey on Saturday, March 5, 2016. The Duke Hospice patient had feared losing his Durham apartment after the landlord raised the rent $145 per month. He has lived there 15 years. Mark Schultz mschultz@newsobserver.com

Community helps keep ailing Durham man in his apartment

March 28, 2016 06:53 AM