Thu, Feb 10, 2011 -- 7:05 AM
Oakland Using Rapid Rehousing ... America's Cup To-Do List ... Sports Roundup
Oakland Uses Federal Stimulus Money in Implementing 'Rapid Rehousing'
In Oakland participants in a national workshop on homelessness are learning about a prevention model called Rapid Rehousing. Federal stimulus money is used to place eligible participants in a market rate apartment.
Big 'To-Do' List Before America's Cup Race
San Francisco has plenty of work ahead to prepare for the America's Cup. According to the San Francisco Chronicle, the to-do list released yesterday includes fixing up eight piers, dredging channels, building large video screens, and raising more than a quarter billion dollars from sponsors.
Also in sports, the Warriors beat Denver 116 to 114. Golden State held on after the Nuggets missed a shot in the game's final seconds. The Sacramento Kings lost to the Dallas Mavericks 102 to 100. Dallas has won ten in a row; Sacramento has lost four in a row. In hockey, the San Jose Sharks beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2.