Monthly Archive: November, 2008

buddy gray remembered 12 years later

buddy gray (he preferred his name in lower case letters) was a war resister, carpenter, preservationist, poet, community journalist, baseball coach, and friend to many. And he was known best as a relentless… Continue reading

FOX 19 reporter spends a night homeless

A FOX 19 reporter spent the night at the Drop Inn Center, watch his two part special which aired Wednesday night. Homeless, part 1 Homeless, part 2

Zoning Code Text Amendments

Today at 4:30pm a Public Staff Conference will be held to consider proposed text amendments to sections of the Zoning Code pertaining to the regulation of Human Service Facilities.  Items to be discussed… Continue reading

Addicts Almanac – part 4

Tye Doudy is 33 years old and lives in Portland, USA. In this column he takes readers on a journey through extraordinary moments in his life. His true stories read like a diary.… Continue reading

Greater Cincinnati Coalition for the Homeless Annual Dinner

GCCH will hold its annual dinner on December 4th beginning at 6:00pm at Xavier University.  The event will include four awards including the Streetvibes vendor the of the year.  The keynote speaker will… Continue reading

Violence Against the Homeless a Hate Crime?

Over the weekend, five homeless individuals were killed while they slept under a highway overpass in California.  Two weeks earlier, a homeless man was sleeping when someone poured gasoline on him and lit… Continue reading