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What does it take to end veteran homelessness? A lot of coordinated effort and comprehensive data… more

Jun 8, 2016 12:00 AM Opinion

Homelessness has become white noise. It’s like when you live under the flight path near Lindbergh Field. The extreme sound of a descending jet engine is obnoxious, not unlike being front row at Coachella with Axl Rose on stage. more

Apr 20, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor

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The “new” ideas are sound. The follow-through is what will be crucial to bettering and possibly saving the lives of our region’s homeless populations of veterans and those with severe mental illnesses. more

Feb 10, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor

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First Lady Michelle Obama called veteran homelessness “an absolute outrage” last week in an address during the winter meetings of the U.S. Conference of Mayors. more

Jan 27, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor

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Inside a near-packed Balboa Theatre last week, San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer aimed a hearty 750 words at homelessness during his annual State of the City address. more

Jan 20, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor

Veteran’s Day is an appropriate holiday to take stock of a dire situation facing too many of our city’s heroes who served in the armed services: homelessness. more

Nov 11, 2015 12:00 AM From the Editor