homeless

Singers give voice to the homeless

The founder of local choir Reconciliation Singers Voices of Peace is fulfilling her dream — and helping others in the process. Eleven years ago, Julie Adams awoke one mornin ...

Oakmont student raises $3,000 for women’s center

Oakmont High School student Kayla Hust-Dean recently raised $3,000 to help homeless women and children through her nonprofit charity Defying Doubt. She started the group to genera ...

In a recession, a homeless camp comes and goes

Bags of chips and Skittles, a cap gun, toothpaste, a three-person tent, and clothes blanketed by a sleeping bag lie discarded in a field where homeless people recently set up camp. ...

Gathering Inn offers free community health care

The doctor is in. After more than 30 years working as a physician for Kaiser Permanente, Roseville resident Tom Stanko was just getting used to the idea of retirement until he wa ...

Spirit of hope renewed

Just in time for Christmas shopping, Roseville opens its doors to ReNew, a secondhand store featuring household items and clothing for women and children. Last month, ReNew volunt ...

Homeless shelter honored

The Gathering Inn of Roseville received the 2008 Collaboration Award last Thursday at a large get-together of Placer County social service groups at The Ridge Country Club in Aubu ...

Salvation Army cupboards not bare ... yet

Business is booming for Chris Aird. But in his line of work that is not always a good thing. Aird and his wife Lisa are captains of the Salvation Army Church in Roseville and with ...