In this edition of Josie's Press we feature the story of Homar Escarsga. After serving 11 years in prison, Homar took advantage of his new freedom with the help of Fontana Police Department. Read the full story here.
The 2015 Point in Time Count will take place Thursday Jan. 22, from 6 to 10 a.m. The County of San Bernardino conducts this count every two years to asses the homeless population and evalute our need for federal funding. Anyone looking to help the homeless should volunteer. Visit sanbernardinocountyhomelesscounts.com for more information.
Supervisor joins community on Veterans Day
Community events were held throughout the 5th District on Veterans Day 2014, special thank you to all the volunteers and organizations responsible for bringing these valuable events to our county as we honored the men and women who protect our country. Pictured here, Supervisor Gonzales with Congressman Pete Aguilar (left) and Assemblymember Cheryl Brown (right).
Y4 stands for "Why youth? Why wait? Why now? Why not -- because the next generation is already here." This event was held by the Workforce Investment Board to help at-risk youth launch their careers and advance their education. Click here for more information.
On November 4, 2014, Supervisor Gonzales presented Marian Motley with a special resolution from the Board of Supervisors to recognize her extraodinary courage and honorable service to our nation throughout her 24 years of military service.