Organizers of a downtown homeless camp got a victory in court last week.
Kathy Blevins, who has been homeless for the past four years, has carefully set up her campsite on a floodplain in north Tucson. Under the canopy of an old saltcedar tree, her site is marked by a fence of wooden pallets, adorned with a fake flower and a “private property” sign. A dream catc…
The city has set up some new rules for the homeless camp at Veinte de Agosto Park downtown.
After largely ignoring a homeless camp on the western edge of the burgeoning downtown entertainment district for three months, city officials say it’s time to shut it down — weeks before the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show hits town.
A Tucson charity that shut down after an Arizona Daily Star investigation has re-emerged — but its questionable business practices haven’t changed, two homeless clients say.
Everything's falling apart at the Greater Littletown Food Bank.
At the Greater Littletown Food Bank, a small separate storage facility is a mess, and walls appear to be crumbling. Pima County owns the land occupied by the food bank, and it provides free water.
Food bank President Chris Kingston is in the kitchen, where floor tiles are peeling or missing and you can feel the floor sinking when you walk in some areas. The small sink has no drain, so a vacuum is used to clean it out.
Last October Tabitha Holloway found herself homeless and friendless in Tucson. Wings for Women offered antidotes to both.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. — A $2,000 reward is being offered for information that leads to an arrest in the murder of a 62-year-old man in Las Cruces.
Tucson Homeless Connect, along with Trinity Presbyterian Church, is having its ninth one-day, one stop event Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 400 E. University Blvd.
Hundreds, perhaps thousands, of homeless veterans in Southern Arizona will get help under a new $1 million grant from the federal government.
The Wings for Women Charity Car Show 2012 runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Desert Sports & Fitness, 3672 S. 16th Ave.
The death of a homeless man whose body was found in a midtown
restaurant parking lot has been ruled an accident, Tucson police