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Southern California's Homelessness Epidemic

Monday, May 6, 2019 at 05:41 PM PDT

LA Father Says Even With Section 8, It's a Struggle to Find Housing

LA Father Says Even With Section 8, It's a Struggle to Find Housing

A father says that even though he's approved for subsidized rent available through the Section 8 program, he and his 15-year-old have been looking for a place to stay for seven months, and the motivation for...

Tuesday, Apr 30, 2019 at 06:43 PM PDT

Celebs and Street Artists Band Together to Help Homeless

Celebs and Street Artists Band Together to Help Homeless

Famous musicians and street artists, like the illustrator behind the Obey giant, are donating art to Los Angeles show that will benefit young homeless people in Los Angeles.

Monday, Apr 29, 2019 at 04:41 PM PDT

Building Bridges: A New Housing Facility for the Homeless Opens in Westlake

Building Bridges: A New Housing Facility for the Homeless Opens in Westlake

A newly opened bridge housing site in the Westlake section of Los Angeles is nicknamed "Casa Azul," or "The Blue House," after the home, now turned museum, of late Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. Los Angeles...

Friday, Apr 26, 2019 at 12:16 AM PDT

Homelessness Takes Center Stage in Los Angeles

Homelessness Takes Center Stage in Los Angeles

Homelessness is taking center stage in Los Angeles for the next days. Actors are volunteering to share the otherwise untold stories of people living on our streets. Beverly White reports for NBC4 News at 11 p.m....

Friday, Apr 26, 2019 at 02:44 AM PDT

HomewardLA Stages Production Dealing With Homelessness

HomewardLA Stages Production Dealing With Homelessness

For the next 10 days expect an explosion of live theater dealing with homelessness in Los Angeles. Every person without a home has a story and actors across Los Angeles are ready to share their personal...

Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 at 08:32 PM PDT

Homeless Housing Brings Hope to Some, Concern for Others

Homeless Housing Brings Hope to Some, Concern for Others

A Canoga Park building being renovated into a homeless housing project is bringing hope to some transients. Others are saying the housing project leaves unanswered questions. Gordon Tokumatsu reports for the...

Wednesday, Apr 17, 2019 at 01:58 PM PDT

Craigslist Ad Offering Tents for Rent With Wi-Fi and Solar Pop Up in Whittier

Craigslist Ad Offering Tents for Rent With Wi-Fi and Solar Pop Up in Whittier

A man who set up tents for the homeless in Whittier complete with Wi-Fi said he was just trying to help, but the city said it's clear the tents were put up for profit after a Craigslist ad was marketing them for...

Monday, Apr 8, 2019 at 07:56 PM PDT

New Bill Would Let Homeless Community College Students Sleep in Cars Overnight

New Bill Would Let Homeless Community College Students Sleep in Cars Overnight

College students experiencing what some would call the best formative years of their young lives are not immune to the growing homelessness problem. A new bill in California would require community colleges...

Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 at 03:44 AM PDT

LA Can't Kick Its Homeless Off the Street Unless They've Got Beds for Them

LA Can't Kick Its Homeless Off the Street Unless They've Got Beds for Them

A federal court ruling affecting all western states including California says cities can no longer give tickets to homeless people for sitting or sleeping in public places unless the city provides enough...

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2019 at 04:54 PM PDT

Homeless Encampment Shooting Rattles Mar Vista Residents

Homeless Encampment Shooting Rattles Mar Vista Residents

A shooting that happened at a homeless encampment just a few feet from a day care center in a West Los Angeles neighborhood is rattling residents who are worried about the homelessness epidemic in Southern...

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