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Category: Homeless


UCLA Study Suggests Algorithm Can Prevent Homelessness

December 24, 2019

December 24, 2019

Nearly half of instances of homelessness predicted in study By Sam Catanzaro Researchers at UCLA recently were able to accurately...

Supreme Court Ruling Protects Right of Homeless to Sleep in Public

December 16, 2019

December 16, 2019 1

Ruling ties hands for lawmakers grappling with encampments, celebrated by homeless advocates By Sam Catanzaro The Supreme Court has declined...

Sleeping Ban Near Schools, Parks, Venice Boardwalk?

August 30, 2019

August 30, 2019 1

Under a proposal by a Los Angeles City Councilmember, sleeping on the Venice Beach Boardwalk could be illegal. Photo: Sam Catanzaro

Cedars-Sinai Giving Out $15 Million in Grants to Local Groups Fighting Homelessness

July 16, 2019

July 16, 2019

St. Joseph’s Center, Venice Family Clinic among recipients. By Sam Catanzaro Cedars-Sinai, the non-profit hospital and health center, is contributing...

Homelessness Increases in Venice, Los Angeles

June 5, 2019

June 5, 2019 1

Veterans, transgender individuals and transition age youth see stark jumps in homelessness levels. By Sam Catanzaro The Los Angeles Homeless...

LUPC Approves Oxford Triangle Housing Project

May 14, 2019

May 14, 2019

98-units of affordable housing coming to Venice By Sam Catanzaro The Venice Neighborhood Council’s (VNC) Land Use and Planning Committee...

Parking Lots or Affordable Housing?

March 1, 2019

March 1, 2019

Venice median project sparks debate. By Cailley Chella It’s no secret that parking in Venice is in low supply. That’s...

VA Homeless Shelter Construction Delayed

February 27, 2019

February 27, 2019

Rain, old pipes and asbestos are slowing down the progress. By Sam Catanzaro A bridge housing center at the West...