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SPECIAL REPORTS

HOME SWEET HOME?
PART I -- City Finds Housing “Chronically Homeless” No Easy Task
PART II -- From Personal Habits to Bureaucracy,
Obstacles to Housing the Chronically Homeless Loom Large

PART III -- Successfully Housing Chronically Homeless Will Take Political Will,
Countywide Effort, Officials Warn


ECONOMIES OF SCALE

PART I -- Faulty Scales, Little Oversight Could Weigh on Recycling Revenues

PART II -- City Weighs Options for Recycling Center

PART III -- Seeking Full Redemption

Recycling Strategies

Frequently Asked Questions About Recycling


ON THE HOMELESS FRONT

On the Homeless Front
Top Officials Address the Homeless Question

Q: What do you think is the biggest obstacle to solving the homeless problem in Santa Monica?
Q: What can a business or individual do to have a positive impact on the homeless population?


SHIFTING GEARS

Part I: City Begins Major Shift in Homeless Policies
Part II: On the Frontlines


URBAN SCRAWL

PART I: With Summer, Graffiti May Be on the Rise
PART II: Erasing Urban Scrawl


GUESSING GAME

Spotty Oversight of Organic Foods May Prove Toxic


HARD NUMBERS

PART I: Putting Faces on the Numbers
PART II: Putting Faces on the Numbers


DEASY'S NEW ENGLAND LEGACY

Part I: Change Agent
Part II: Picking Up the Pieces


INSIDE THE PICO NEIGHBORHOOD

PART I: A World Apart
PART II: On the Front Lines
PART III: Youth and Street Violence


ZONED OUT?

PART I: The Cost of Code Enforcement
PART II: The Roots of Controversy
PART III: Council Weighs in on Code Enforcement


POSITIVELY THIRD STREET

PART I: Pedestrian's Paradise
PART II: Paradise Lost and Regained


THE ROAD IN THE SEA

PART I -- Dreaming Big
PART II -- The Tide Turns
PART III -- Swept Away
PART IV: The Dream Sinks


A BANG FOR THE BUCK?

Great Expectations or Spending Spree?
A Tale of Two Cities: How Santa Monica and Pasadena Spend Their Money
LETTERS -- City Officials Respond: Apples and Oranges & Bad Math


COST PLUS

The Rising Price of Protection


SHADES OF GREEN

PART I: The Sacrificial Gift

PART II: Growing Pains
PART III: Green Candidate
PART IV: Tempest in a Teapot?
PART V: Party of One?


PROFILE OF A CITY

PART I: White, Single and Upwardly Mobile
PART II: Rising Rents

PART III: Highlights of the RAND Report


BEATING THE ODDS

Against the Odds: Chances for New Housing Slim for Santa Monica Seniors
Apply and Demand: How Local Housing Providers Beat the Odds


THE DARK SIDE

Murder in a Santa Monica Squat

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