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Counting Austin's Homeless
Austin nonprofit will contribute to nationwide count
"...Ending Community Homelessness Coalition is recruiting 300 additional volunteers to count Austin’s..."

Dec. 30, 2014 News Post by Michael King

News Roundup: Homeless Count, TNCs, and Council Races
ECHO's annual homeless count takes place January 23
"...local nonprofit requests volunteers to help with the nationwide homeless count; Council ridesharing talks continue in January; Jimmy Flannigan..."

Jan. 11, 2016 News Post by the News Staff

Feedback From the Homeless
"...Advocacy org House the Homeless recently had a unique opportunity to survey Austin’s homeless..."

Jan. 10, 2008 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Homeless Count Scheduled for Jan. 23
Count will be used to help understand the nature and extent of homelessness
"...determine the total number and the characteristics of Austin's homeless population, the Ending Community Homeless­ness Coalition (ECHO) is recruiting..."

Jan. 15, 2016 News Feature by Makeda Easter

Collateral Damage
Assessing the cost of service for minority veterans
"...Evidence of homelessness is easy to come by in Austin – drive..."

July 17, 2015 News Feature by Kahron Spearman

Support Our Troops – Plink a Quarter in Their Cup
ACLU firebrand Debbie Russel on homeless vets in Austin
"...of seemingly well-founded invective regarding two issues related to homelessness in Austin: one, whether stepped up police focus on..."

Aug. 20, 2008 News Post by Wells Dunbar

News Roundup: Refugees, Republicans, & Rhetoric
Refugee politics take center stage
"...Syrian refugees to the city, and encourages homes for veterans; Austin's sole Dem congressman backpedals hard from an anti-refugee..."

Nov. 22, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

Adler Not Waving the Rebel Flag
Mayor will not march in Vet parade with Confederate banners
"...Adler announced this week he will forgo tomorrow’s annual Veterans Day parade, and will instead spend Saturday working a..."

Nov. 10, 2017 News Post by Michael King

Ms. Veteran America's Mission to End Female Veteran Homelessness
Molly Potter raises awareness for mental health issues
"...Member Greg Casar's appointee on the city's Commission on Veterans Affairs. "I didn't really have a purpose." [inset-1-left]..."

Sept. 23, 2016 News Feature by Annamarya Scaccia

Still Looking for a Home
Austin searches once again for a comprehensive solution for homelessness
"...and, for that matter, with the portion of the homeless population that isn't Patient No. 1: the single moms..."

Nov. 30, 2012 News Feature by Mike Kanin

Under the Flag, Without a Roof
New report shows veterans increasingly likely to become homeless.
"...On Veterans Day, there are some sobering new figures about what..."

Nov. 12, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Finding a Way Back Home
Who's looking out for Austin's returning veterans?
"...tomorrow or continue for years, the number of military veterans returning to civilian life is certain to rise. While..."

Dec. 26, 2008 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Soldier's Heart
Thousands of Iraq War veterans will come home to face serious psychological problems and a system unready to help them
" found, approximately the same level suffered by Vietnam veterans. Others think it could spike even higher and note..."

Dec. 24, 2004 News Feature by Dan Frosch

Res Publica
Your good citizen guide for Nov. 13-20
"...features local, regional, and national employers looking to hire veterans, reservists, and family members. 11am-3pm. Erwin Center, 1701 Red..."

Nov. 14, 2008 News Feature

The Hightower Report
Bush's Hollow Support for Veterans; and Vote for America With Your Consumer Dollars
"...our dollars. So do it! BUSH'S HOLLOW SUPPORT FOR VETERANS..."

Dec. 7, 2007 News Column by Jim Hightower

CNN Obama-Clinton Debate: The full transcript
Word for word, the whole shebang
"...done in the Senate to take care of our veterans. CLINTON: It was shocking and shameful, what happened, that..."

Feb. 21, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

Is It Fair That Hurricane Victims Will Get So Much Aid?
"...15 years to life, with no payback. Couldn't a homeless veteran lose everything as well, devoid of a hurricane,..."

Oct. 11, 2005 Postmarks

Spring Training
Seasonal snapshots of the council candidates
"...right around the corner. In Florida and Arizona, grizzled veterans and smooth-faced rookies are gathering to play pepper, run..."

March 21, 2008 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Shoot the Messenger!
VA tries to fire whistle-blower doctor
"...traumatic brain injury. A program of the Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, part of the U.S. Department of..."

Oct. 31, 2008 News Feature by Laurel Chesky

Point Austin: "Is There Anything We Can't Do?"
Reflections on 10-1's rookie year accomplishments
"...but his is a useful checklist. Adler leads with homeless veterans – that is, the end-of-year completion of a..."

Jan. 8, 2016 News Column by Michael King

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
Patton fifth in the five; and other great veterans
"...military since 1776, and there are 25 million living veterans...."

Nov. 12, 2004 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

Checking Our Six
Veteran Housing Assistance in Austin
"...Families program (SSVF) is for veteran families that are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Caritas hosts SSVF orientation..."

July 17, 2015 News Feature

Beside the Point
If you can't arrest the homeless, let 'em eat surveys
" spurting into spring, just when you think Austin's homeless can't have it any worse, the City Council comes..."

March 14, 2008 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Naked City
Off the Desk:
" pumped with pride over his handling of the homeless campus project, but says, on the other hand, that..."

March 20, 1998 News Feature

SXSW Film Review: Served Like a Girl
Thank you for your service, now figure it out alone
"...because of my gender.” The fastest growing group of homeless people in America, more than 55,000 female veterans are..."

March 14, 2017 Screens Post by Jessi Cape

Fantastic Fest Round Two: Israel, Japan, and a 'Field in England'
New Ben Wheatley historical shocker added to 2013 lineup
"...added to the lineup, plus a slate of FF veterans...."

Aug. 13, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Civics 101
Calendar of civic events, Nov. 10-17
"...VETERANS DAY PARADE up Con­gress Avenue, ending at the Capitol..."

Nov. 11, 2011 News Column

What Is PSH?
" seeks to create affordable housing programs and address homelessness and its related revenue drains. Similar to the national..."

Dec. 17, 2010 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Nothing Less Than Magical
Veterans of the Zilker Summer Musical recall enchantment on the hillside
" many people that a band of Summer Musical veterans, led by then-City Supervisor of Performing Arts Bil Pfuderer,..."

July 4, 2008 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Elderly Residents Raise Concerns About Conditions at Primrose of Shadow Creek
The City Council lets affordable housing projects go "out of service"
" terms of affordable housing, along with the chronically homeless, veterans, foster children, and people with disabilities...."

Sept. 9, 2016 News Feature by Joseph Caterine

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