The boys’ mother, Theresa Hawkins-Stephens, 26, was charged with murder, two counts of felonious assault and two counts of endangering children. Her friend, Rachael Bostian, 29, was charged with the same offenses.
Tina Srofe, manager of the hotel, said the company is renovating the 55 rooms. The goal, she said, is to “change the image” of the hotel and eliminate the “riffraff.”
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Of the 55 rooms, Srofe said 30 rooms have been renovated, and they’re being rented for $225 a week, including a $100 cash deposit. Once the other 25 rooms are remodeled, Travel Host Inn will offer nightly and weekly rates, she said.
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She said the hotel will offer a breakfast bar and laundry services.