Affordable Housing Advocates Challenge, Stereotypes

At 53, Rose LaGrange is living her dream.
She became a first-time homeowner in November 2009 with the help of a program administered by the Housing Trust Fund of Johnson County, an organization that supports affordable housing by funding affordable home ownership, rental and transitional housing.

Signs of Fraud Easy to Spot, Authorities Say

Children and teens in youth groups, clubs, school organizations are among common peddlers of magazine subscriptions in Johnson County neighborhoods. But sometimes they aren’t who they say they are, and the publications they promise to send will never come.