Coronavirus

Photos: COVID-19 poses new threat to Imperial County’s homeless

Photos: COVID-19 poses new threat to Imperial County’s homeless

Imperial County’s homeless population totals just over 1,400 based on a count last year, and fewer than 200 of those in the tally had any kind of shelter. With the new threat of COVID-19, nonprofit leaders and others in the county worry the virus could easily spread through the homeless community.  That’s why Maribel Padilla, co-founder of the Brown Bag ... Read More »