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An L.A. Neighborhood Is in Turmoil After Residents Place Boulders in an Underpass to Deter the Unhoused

An unofficial effort to keep tents from popping up under the highway in the Reynier Village neighborhood has caused citywide outcry
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Amid a Worsening Homelessness Crisis, Two Temporary Housing Options Are Ramping Down

As Los Angeles shifts its focus to permanent housing solutions, advocates worry that some people could fall through the cracks at a critical moment
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Inside Veterans Row, the Tent City That’s Sprung Up Outside the VA

Outside the VA's fenced-in campus, homeless veterans are calling attention to the agency's neglect
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The Results of This Year’s Homeless Count Are Grim—and They Don’t Take the Pandemic’s Impact into Account

More than 66,000 people lack permanent shelter, and Black Angelenos are a stunning percentage of the homeless population
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Activists and Council Members Want to Know Why Many L.A. Hotels Aren’t Housing the Homeless

Despite receiving public subsidies, many L.A. hotels aren't participating the Gavin Newsom's Project Roomkey

4 Big Local News Stories That Are Being Overlooked in the Coronavirus Era

The pandemic is dominating attention spans, but L.A still has to confront issues including City Hall corruption and a voting system failure
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The City Plans to Move 6,000 Homeless Angelenos into L.A. Rec Centers

Mayor Garcetti announced an "unprecedented effort" on Wednesday evening
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L.A. Will Allow the Homeless to Keep Tents Up During the Day Amid the Coronavirus Outbreak

At a marathon meeting yesterday, L.A. City Council scrambled to find ways to mitigate the outbreak's impact on the city's most vulnerable residents
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What’s Being Done to Prevent a Coronavirus Outbreak Among L.A.’s Unhoused?

Officials say an outbreak at a shelter or encampment would be "uniquely complicated"
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Justin Bieber’s New Music Video Celebrates L.A. Women Overcoming the Odds

Koreatown charity Alexandria House is getting the Bieber bump