Category Archives: Homeless

Homeless Camp On La Cienega/Olympic Blvds

Comments: * Has anyone seen the homeless encampment on La Cienga and Olympic northeast corner? any suggestions on how this can be addressed? * I’ve seen it. Is there a reason it’s bothering you? Or did you have some type … Continue reading

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Stay Classy 90035!

Crest just south of Pico Blvd: Miriam: I think that is all one man’s “mansion”. He was moved from a few blocks over to Crest and has major mental issues. The restaurants in the area enables him. Darren: You have … Continue reading

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The Charles Manson Lookalike Outside Of Glatt Mart

As I walked past Glatt Mart this afternoon, I saw this guy around 45 years of age with a beard and a crazy gleam in his eye. He was begging for money. I’ve seen him around the neighborhood for about … Continue reading

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The Polite Homeless

I’m seeing something new and disturbing in Pico-Robertson. Until now, all the homeless I saw had mental problems and drug and alcohol abuse issues. Now even some of the polite and respectable are homeless. Unable to pay the rent or … Continue reading

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Survival Kits For The Homeless

I’m curious how much good survival kits will do as most homeless are mentally ill? If they had a clue about how to take care of themselves, they wouldn’t be homeless? Pico-Robertson seems to have more homeless every month. I … Continue reading

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Tough Love For The Homeless

Email Picture Mel Melcon / Los Angeles Times Rabbi Yosef Kanefsky, left, of B’nai David-Judea Synagogue in Los Angeles, chats with Bobby Alexander, who is homeless, on Pico Boulevard. Kanefsky, 44, helps the homeless, elderly and poor of the Pico-Robertson … Continue reading

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Lunch With The Homeless

Video At 11:45 a.m. (April 10, 2008) as I was preparing to snag my beauty rest in the sun, I got a message that I could get a free lunch at a local shul that feeds the homeless. It seemed … Continue reading

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