SUN-STAR PHOTO BY LISA JAMES
Melissa Franks holds back tears as she tells the group of her daughter with down syndrome and her pending home foreclosure at a foreclosure forum co-sponsored by the Sun-Star and Merced College at Merced College Friday night. Merced County homeowners affected by foreclosure came together with experts and community leaders to share their stories, vent their frustration, share coping methods and brainstorm about solutions. Emotions ran high among the room full of roughly 30 homeowners as story after story unfolded building an undeniable case for the desperate and dire state of Merced County.
March 5, 2010
SUN-STAR PHOTO BY LISA JAMES Melissa Franks holds back tears as she tells the group of her daughter with down syndrome and her pending home foreclosure at a foreclosure forum co-sponsored by the Sun-Star and Merced College at Merced College Friday night. Merced County homeowners affected by foreclosure came together with experts and community leaders to share their stories, vent their frustration, share coping methods and brainstorm about solutions. Emotions ran high among the room full of roughly 30 homeowners as story after story unfolded building an undeniable case for the desperate and dire state of Merced County. March 5, 2010 Merced Sun-Star
SUN-STAR PHOTO BY LISA JAMES Melissa Franks holds back tears as she tells the group of her daughter with down syndrome and her pending home foreclosure at a foreclosure forum co-sponsored by the Sun-Star and Merced College at Merced College Friday night. Merced County homeowners affected by foreclosure came together with experts and community leaders to share their stories, vent their frustration, share coping methods and brainstorm about solutions. Emotions ran high among the room full of roughly 30 homeowners as story after story unfolded building an undeniable case for the desperate and dire state of Merced County. March 5, 2010 Merced Sun-Star

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