homeless

City wise to spend before state steals

Re: the several online comments on the Auburn Streetscape project. On the surface, it might look like the improvements are being made at the sacrifice of the homeless. I find this ...

US disloyal to its own

The economic truth has finally surfaced on Wall Street. People are protesting against corporate greed. But, that’s just part of the problem facing America. We have millions livin ...

Loomis veteran has new hope after avoiding homelessness

A Loomis veteran is ecstatic to have a new place after thinking he would be homeless by this weekend. Raymond Patrick, 56, said he hopes his story will inspire other local commun ...

‘Stand Down’ aids homeless veterans

The inaugural Placer County Veterans Stand Down event runs through Thursday at the Placer County Fairgrounds in Roseville. The free community-based intervention program targets ho ...

Another View: Public funds shrinking, not numbers of Placer homeless population

How many homeless persons are too many in Placer County? That is the question that gets answered every other year in January. The Department of Housing and Urban Development requir ...

North Auburn tent torching sparks attempted murder charge

A homeless man is under arrest for attempted murder after the Placer County Sheriff’s Office allege he torched another homeless man’s tent and burned him Tuesday. Raymond Carr ...

Investigators probe homeless link to suspicious Newcastle house fire

Investigators are looking into the possibility that a homeless squatter may have started a fire that heavily damaged an unoccupied Newcastle house overnight Thursday. Neighbors s ...

Homeless articles helpful

The Auburn Journal needs to be commended for its wonderful series on the homeless population in our community. The coverage made me more aware of how their numbers keep growing. A ...

Redistribute wealth to help homeless

Here are some suggestions on how to deal with the homeless problem: 1) Use proceeds from the Amgen bike race (and other Auburn events) to finance homeless projects; 2) Use a perc ...

Homeless volunteers give back through cleanup

Some of Auburn’s homeless are sending the message that they care about the community and aren’t content just to accept help from others. On Wednesday morning about 12 members ...