homeless

New documentary focuses on homeless in Auburn, Northern California

AUBURN CA - When Ryan Frew’s plans to film his screenplay fell through after the lead actor bailed out, he turned his camera on the real thing. Instead of a fictional account o ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

Auburn offers variety of services for the homeless

Kendall Porco believes offering assistance to the homeless is showing kindness to a group of people who don’t often see it. Homeless Auburn residents trying to get back on their ...

Facing the 'evil'

James Lowe has “encountered the evil.” He takes medication for paranoid schizophrenia and has been homeless several times among other trials he’s faced in life. Recently, th ...

Deadly Auburn canal takes sixth victim in less than two years

Auburn’s Wise Canal has turned killer again. This time it was a 50-year-old homeless man just three days out of the Placer County Jail and caught in the icy death grip of the urb ...

Homeless man who opened illegal bar in Penryn’s vacant Valencia Club faces more charges

A homeless man who the Placer County Sheriff’s Department discovered illegally selling alcohol out of the vacant Valencia Club bar in Penryn is now facing a felony burglary charg ...

Walk/run event to benefit The Gathering Inn

The Gathering Inn, a faith-based ministry for the homeless of Placer County, will be the beneficiary of a Walk/Run to feed the homeless Saturday, Oct. 24. Participants must registe ...