Streetwise transitions into magazine

November 5, 2008 8:27:31 PM PST
A launch party was held Wednesday night for the new Streetwise Magazine.The non-profit organization hopes the new format will increase readership and revenue to help people who are homeless.

More than 200 vendors sell Streetwise. They buy it at a wholesale price then sell it to make a profit

The newspaper was launched in 1992 and sold for a buck each. The magazine will be sold for $2.