San Francisco Firefighters Swamped With Non-Emergency Medical CallsA San Francisco firefighters are among the busiest in the country, but their emergency calls are most often not emergencies at all.
Homelessness Costing Santa Clara County $520 Million A YearSanta Clara County's homeless situation is proving to be very expensive, costing the country more than half a billion dollars a year.
Tech Leaders Donate $5 Million To House Homeless Veterans In SF Mission BaySan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced a new public-private partnership to construct new housing for formerly homeless veterans and families in San Francisco's Mission Bay neighborhood.
Several Injured When Vehicle Veers Off I-80 Exit In SF, Plows Into Homeless Camp At Fifth And HarrisonA vehicle left an Interstate Highway 80 off-ramp in San Francisco Sunday morning and went through a homeless encampment injuring several people.
Fairfield Man Arrested In Pipe Attack On San Francisco Homeless Man Caught On CameraSan Francisco police have made an arrest in a vicious attack on a homeless man that was caught on camera in the Tenderloin District earlier this week.
Homeless Children Succeed Using Innovative Mentoring In Southern CaliforniaNon-profit organization School on Wheels works with homeless children throughout Southern California, filling in the educational gaps at places like McDonalds and Starbucks.
What To Do If You're Concerned About A Homeless Person Sleeping In Your DoorwayWhile the city attempts to create long-term homelessness solutions with job, housing and mental health resources, residents concerned about a homeless person or quality of life in their community can take several immediate and compassionate steps.
Homeless Woman Charged With Trespassing On Runway At SFOA woman has pleaded not guilty to trespassing charges after she got onto a runway at San Francisco International Airport with plans to stow away on a jet bound for Central America.
Struggling Single Mom Of 2 Rents San Mateo Garage For $1,000 A MonthOne mother in San Mateo says rent's so expensive in her city all she can afford is a garage.
With Her Homelessness Kept Secret, Peninsula Student Now First In Her Family To Attend CollegeThe odds were stacked against her: family health problems, homelessness. But Bay Area teen Sabrina Avalos is finding a way to overcome -- and thrive.
How Bay Area School Districts Are Coping With The Growing Number Of Homeless Students More than 20,000 Bay Area schoolchildren are learning tough life lessons beyond the classroom because they are homeless. So just how are local school districts coping with this record number of homeless students?
10-Year-Old Homeless San Francisco Schoolgirl Struggles To Keep Her SecretBeing a kid at school is hard enough without having to worry about where you and your family will sleep that night. So imagine juggling homework and peer pressure while living in a shelter, on the street, or in someone's spare room—but that's the reality for many children across the state.