SALAZAR - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Breaking a cycle of homelessness in the Silicon ‘Jungle’ <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Breaking a cycle of homelessness in the Silicon ‘Jungle’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTHA MENDOZA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP National Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-05T19:11:07.43-06:00">Updated Jul 5, 2014 07:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Jose, Calif. • She’s a disheveled woman, upper teeth gone, heavy bags slung over her shoulders as she nervously urges on two friends shoving her overloaded shopping cart up a dirt slope. Maria Esther Salazar has been either homeless, in jail, or squatting at someone else’s house for 30 years. But today, she’s getting her first apartment. “Never in my wildest dreams did I ever imagine I’d get a house,” said Salazar. It was overwhelming. “I don’t know anyone there.” In the Jungle — believed t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581520732014-07-05T19:11:07.43-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-05T19:11:07.43-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Sat, 05 Jul 2014 19:11:07 MDT