$2.2M Fed Grant Awarded To Help Homeless Youth In Santa Cruz CountyHomeless youth in Santa Cruz County are about to get a much-needed hand up from the feds. The county is just one of 10 communities in the nation to qualify for a new grant program – a $2.2 million U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development grant.
Jogger Arrested After Lake Merritt Confrontation Over Homeless EncampmentA 30-year-old man has been arrested after he was confronted by bystanders while tossing a homeless man's belongings into Lake Merritt, an act captured on cellphone video.
Jogger Recorded On Video Trashing Lake Merritt Homeless EncampmentEmotions ran high on social media Saturday after Facebook video showed a jogger tossing a homeless man's belonging into Oakland's Lake Merritt.
Price of Warren Buffett Lunch Benefiting Glide is $3.3 MillionThe online auction that raises money for the Glide Foundation's work to help the homeless in San Francisco ended Friday night on eBay with a winning bid falling just short of the previous record.
Homeless Man Gets Year Of Free Wings After Finding Rude Note On CheckA Buffalo Wild Wings in Louisiana is stepping up to help the local homeless after one of their servers allegedly left a vulgar note on a customer's receipt.
RV Residents Moved Out Of The Berkeley MarinaPeople living in their vehicles at the Berkeley Marina left Marina Boulevard when ordered to do so by police Sunday morning, one of the vehicle dwellers said.
Homes Providing Care For Mentally Ill In San Francisco At Risk Of ClosingA San Francisco program that helps the severely mentally ill stay off the street by housing them in small group homes is quietly disappearing, taking away a vital safety net that no one seems to be trying to save.
Buffett To Again Auction Private Lunch For Glide FoundationBillionaire Warren Buffett is preparing to auction off another private lunch to raise money for a homeless charity in San Francisco.
Oakland To House More Homeless With Tuff Shed Program ExpansionThe city of Oakland is expanding its Tuff Shed program for the homeless.
Tight Security Planned For San Francisco's New Transbay ParkSan Francisco's newest park, Transbay Park in the Financial District, is going to be a world-class attraction. And it is likely to attract the city's many homeless individuals as well.
People's Park Seen As Site For UC Berkeley Housing One of the main sites for Vietnam-era protests in the Bay Area may be turning into a site for much-needed housing.
Tolerant San Francisco Fed Up With Dirty, Smelly StreetsThough known for its compassion to the needy, San Francisco may have hit peak saturation with tent camps, stinky urine and trash littering the streets.