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Written by evrard on Dec 31, 2014
The Jan. 9 community conversation about Economic Issues for Women in Texas presented by the newly launched Women and Girls Project of San Antonio and the San Antonio Area Foundation has been put on hold, and will be rescheduled. Information on the event will be posted here as soon as it is available.
Written by Rudy Arispe on Dec 22, 2014
Decades ago, RV’s didn’t have the luxurious and comfortable accommodations that they do today. For instance, older RV’s didn’t have slide-outs, which transform a standard 8-foot wide RV up to a whopping 16-foot unit. The water was cranked up to the sink, and there was no restroom on board. “Today, you can take your bedroom, kitchen, living room and bathroom with you wherever you go,” said Phil Elam, executive director of the Austin-based Texas Recreational Vehicle Association. 
Written by MichaelWhite on Dec 18, 2014
UTSA's Secular Student Alliance called on representatives from Christian, Hindu, Muslim, Jewish and Atheist student organizations to engage in a civil discussion about religion. 
Written by Rudy Arispe on Dec 16, 2014
Returning Heroes Home has received a $50,000 gift from TETCO and the Tom Turner Family Foundation.  Steve Huffman, president of Returning Heroes Home, said the nonprofit will use the TETCO contribution toward the funding of programs and services provided to Wounded Warriors and their families on the long road to recovery at Joint Base Fort Sam Houston.
Written by rmcmer on Dec 15, 2014
Starbucks and Goodwill Industries of San Antonio commemorated the one-year anniversary of a unique partnership in support of veterans by unveiling plans for a new mural by distinguished, local artist Jesse Treviño. (See photos from the event below).