APN A Place Of Their Own

** APN ADVANCE FOR SUNDAY, FEB. 25 **Kevin Smith, 36, left, talks with his longtime girlfriend Chimera Tucker, 22, with their baby Jazzmine Smith, 7 months, inside of the DC Village shelter in Washington on Wednesday Jan. 17, 2007. The couple are homeless and have been staying in DC Village for the past six months. They have recently been approved for transitional housing through the Coalition for the Homeless. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)