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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Aug 09, 2016
In an event called “Take Back Our City,” people from across San Antonio gathered at the Esperanza Peace and Justice Center to look at the past to inform today’s conversation about gentrification and displacement. An 11,000-year timeline papered the walls of the meeting room, going back from today to a time when indigenous groups were still migrating to the Americas.
Written by Rudy Arispe on Aug 05, 2016
Musical Arts Center of San Antonio (MACSA) opened its newest location in Stone Oak at 2106 E. Sonterra, Suite 211, 78259 next to Staples Office Supply. “At Musical Arts Center of San Antonio, we foster a love for music and give beginning and accomplished students the skills to express that love.  We set them on a lifelong journey exploring the beauty and joy that music will bring to their world,” Executive Director Kenneth Thompson said.
Written by Rudy Arispe on Aug 01, 2016
Veterans looking to begin their own businesses will have an opportunity to develop their ideas into actionable business plans during Catapult Weekend, a free 3-day rapid business startup workshop in November sponsored by Goodwill Industries of San Antonio and in partnership with Geekdom.
Written by B Kay Richter on Jul 28, 2016
More than 100 San Antonio residents gathered at the Muslim Children Education and Civic Center to watch and reflect on videos of the police-involved shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile (replay video of the conversation below).
Written by jeremycash24 on Jul 28, 2016
In response to the recent police-involved shootings, more than 100 people gathered at the Circle School, an institution that teaches peace, to discuss ways to respond to police brutality and achieve equality for historically marginalized minority groups.