San Jose Activists Build Unauthorized Shelters, Slam City's Response To Housing HomelessA renegade movement by local activists is underway in San Jose to simultaneously build emergency shelters, and call out the city leaders for “failures” in providing adequate housing for the homeless.
SF's Healthy Streets Offers Shelter Assistance, Hotel Rooms To HomelessIn recent weeks, some San Franciscans have raised concerns about a longtime problem they believe has suddenly gotten worse.
Coronavirus Update: Vacaville Hair Stylist Reopens Salon In Defiance Of Health OrderA Solano County hair salon owner says she is re-opening her business in defiance of the stay-at-home order and striking a blow for small businesses shut down by the COVID-19 outbreak.
Coronavirus Update: SF Scrambling To Keep Unsheltered Homeless People Healthy After COVID-19 Outbreak At ShelterOne day after San Francisco announced 70 coronavirus cases at the city's largest homeless shelter, buses were taking residents to city-secured hotels.
SF Supes Push To Move Thousands Of Homeless People Into Hotels FastSF Supervisors have introduced an emergency ordinance that would secure some 7000 hotel rooms to house homeless people, by April 26, when COVID-19 is expected to peak in the city.
SF Ditches Plan To House Homeless At Moscone Center During Pandemic In Favor Of Hotel RoomsSan Francisco has reversed a plan to shelter homeless people at the Moscone Center and instead will continue with a plan to place homeless people at hotels in an effort to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus,
Coronavirus Update: Santa Clara County Provides Housing To All Known Homeless With COVID-19Santa Clara County has identified and provided housing for every known homeless person who has tested positive for COVID-19, county officials said Friday.
Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Encourages Volunteerism During PandemicDuring his daily update on the state's response to the coronavirus pandemic, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday encouraged able-bodied residents to volunteer their time to help during the crisis through a government website.
Santa Clara Co. Adding Overnight Warming Centers, Shelter Beds During Cold SpellAdditional shelter beds and daytime and overnight warming centers will be made available Sunday evening through Tuesday morning, when a period of low overnight temperatures is predicted.
California Closer To Becoming A 'No Kill' State Ending Euthanasia Of Adoptable Pets When running for governor, Gavin Newsom promised to end the euthanasia of adoptable pets in shelters across the state. Now his proposed budget includes money to begin that process.
San Jose Opens 2 Warming Shelters For Homeless Every Night Until AprilInstead of opening multiple warming shelters during short periods of very cold or very wet weather, San Jose will keep two warming shelters open every night, from now until April.
Pope Prays For Camp Fire Victims: 'Lord Welcome The Deceased Into His Peace'Pope Francis offered his prayers Sunday at the Vatican for the victims of California's deadly wildfires.
Camp Fire Evacuees Pushing Chico To The LimitsDriven from their homes by the destructive flames of the Camp Fire, thousands of evacuees have fled to shelters and makeshift camps in parking lots in nearby Chico, creating the seeds of a humanitarian disaster.
Mixed Feeling Among Camp Fire Evacuees Over Trump Visit
Camp Fire's Grim Toll Climbs To 77 Dead, 993 MissingThe death toll of the devastating Camp Fire grew to 77 Sunday as teams continued to search for the missing while President Donald Trump paid the fire zone a visit to see the destruction firsthand and lend support to survivors.