Auburn Residents Say Emergency Homeless Shelter Is Ruining Their NeighborhoodThe county is talking tough, promising the change residents say is so desperately needed. A vote on Tuesday though means the shelter will stay open at least the next few months.
Land Park Homeless Camp Gets Negative FeedbackLynne Guensler and her homeless friends now call this small piece of affluent community of land park home.
Lodi City Leaders Determined To Take Back Dog Park They Say Homeless Have OverrunFrom makeshift tents and sleeping bags, to a shopping cart filled with bedding, it appears the homeless are here to stay.
Elk Grove Residents Upset Fast-Food Restaurants Are Feeding HomelessWith the city’s population growing some are concerned the idea of homeless congregating around fast-food restaurants is growing with it.
Homeless Feeding Ban Floated For Lodi ParksLawrence Park is a popular rest area for Lodi’s homeless, but next door to the park, volunteers like Theresa Bromme at the Lodi Eagles say the transients stay too long waiting for their next meal.
Drought Has Local Food Banks Preparing For Shortage Of Fresh ProduceOur drought could soon be drying up local food banks. . The Elk Grove and Sacramento food banks are feeling the ripple effects of the drought with less fresh produce available to feed hungry families.
Schools Team Up To Help Fix Bikes For The HomelessTwo area schools teamed up to fix broken bicycles for the annual bike day at Sacramento’s Loaves and Fishes.
Yuba County Police K9 Recovering From Stab WoundA Yuba County police dog is recovering after getting stabbed during a chase.
San Francisco Cathedral Removing Sprinkler System Meant To Wash Away HomelessThe archdiocese took down the sprinklers after a barrage of criticism because the system installed at St. Mary's Cathedral was drenching homeless people at night.
Turlock Police Searching For Missing Homeless ManPolice in Turlock are looking for a missing man who is considered to possibly be at-risk.
California Non-Profit Empowers Homeless Youth Through The ArtsA local non-profit called Create Now brings thousands of children in need to cultural events like free concerts and plays.
Sacramento State Students, Neighbors On Edge After Man Found Shot To DeathNeighbors say they’re having lots of trouble with homeless in the area. What’s interesting is police took a report of shots fired around 11:15 p.m. on Wednesday. Responding officers found no evidence of a shooting. The body was discovered on Thursday.