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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 31, 2011
UPDATED for 2018: Check out the map of Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) offices in San Antonio to see where you can get free help preparing your taxes. Twenty VITA sites opened in San Antonio and the Hill Country on Jan. 16, 2018. Individuals and households who earned up to $60,000 in total income last year are eligible for free income tax preparation and electronic filing through April 17. 
Written by David McLemore on May 29, 2010
It's another Memorial Day and the veterans gather as they do most days, to remember the fallen. They meet at the old white, two-story house with the Corinthian columns and the wrap-around porch that sits on a curved bank above the San Antonio River. This is home ground of Veterans of Foreign War Post 76, founded in 1917 and the oldest VFW post in Texas. Here, the veterans gather. They joke, tell war stories and remember.

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 21, 2010
Watch this video message from San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro , who opened the Summit: Libraries as a Catalyst for Economic Growth and Community Development. He says libraries are a city's best asset: