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July 8 2008
It's the day after the Fourth of July, and Greg Sullivan is talking politics with a middle-aged couple near the corner of Newport Avenue and Bacon Street in Ocean Beach. Not for kicks, mind you-he's collecting...
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July 1 2008
Lawrence Johnson is wearing a hooded sweatshirt and canvas coat on an otherwise warm June day. Granted, he's in an air-conditioned room at the Tubman Chavez Multicultural Center, there to listen to a panel...
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June 17 2008
Living on the streets ain't all that bad, says Keith, stationed at his usual corner in Ocean Beach hawking his handmade bracelets, anklets and necklaces, but he says it ain't all that good, either
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June 10 2008
As he flips a cardboard sign for cars passing the corner of 11th Avenue and A Street, Brian Whitworth's enthusiasm belies his daily struggles. He's so friendly and eager to talk that it's easy to forget...
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June 3 2008
Joe Gomez is 46, looks 36 and won't live to see 56. He was told four months ago that he has three to five years left, partially a result of being HIV-positive but mostly due to a rapidly deteriorating...
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May 27 2008
It's Memorial Day, and several U.S. military veterans are among a handful of people-mostly men-killing time along a linear park that follows a portion of train track south of the intersection of Kettner...
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May 13 2008
Our series putting names on San Diego's homeless
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May 6 2008
Otis sits on a plastic chair in the shade of a small tree. With his top hat and tuxedo (with tails), he stands out from the others
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April 29 2008
Behind a brightly colored, overgrown bougainvillea bush in Linda Vista hides the modest home of Christine Hauser. She's lived in the house for more than 20 years, but this week she's getting kicked out-evicted...
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April 22 2008
Sitting in her tent on an East Village street corner, Henria Wilson gently probes her swollen left knee. In her low Barbados drawl-reduced almost to a whisper from throat surgery-she worries that the pain...
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April 8 2008
Our weekly series putting faces on San Diego's homeless
March 31 2008
Our weekly series putting faces on San Diego's homeless
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March 18 2008
Our weekly series putting faces on San Diego's homeless
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March 11 2008
Our weekly series putting faces on San Diego's homeless
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March 4 2008
Our weekly series putting faces on San Diego's homeless
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Feb. 26 2008
Our weekly series putting faces on San Diego's homeless
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Feb. 19 2008
Our weekly series putting faces on San Diego's homeless
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Feb. 12 2008
Oscar Porter stands at the end of a narrow path that curves through a planted area near San Diego City College. After spending the morning writing-"getting it down in black and white," as he puts it-now...
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Feb. 5 2008
Our weekly series putting names on the faces of San Diego's homeless
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Jan. 29 2008
Our weekly series putting names on the faces of San Diego's homeless
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