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Written by Edmond Ortiz on Jan 13, 2017
How do people in an evolving urban neighborhood such as Dignowity Park help homeless individuals and grapple with the root causes? That was the question posed to DreamWeek San Antonio panelists Jan. 11 at San Antonio Central Library. Participants said there are plenty of ways for a neighborhood to use its assets, collaborate and address homelessness.
Written by SUIVES on Jan 13, 2017
LIVE NOW: The 11th Annual San Antonio Blessing of the Peacemakers will take place on Sunday, Feb. 5 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Whitley Center of the Oblate School of Theology.
Written by Don Mathis on Jan 11, 2017
Black Lives Matter is more than just a buzzword for the decade. It has been the focus for African-American activists for more than 50 years.   The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), formed in the 1960s, was one of the most important organizations of the local Civil Rights Movement. On Friday, Nov. 18, leaders of SNCC and the Black Power Party held a poetry reading at the Little Carver Theater.  
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 11, 2017
Updated: Replay the webcast of a conversation about Homelessness in San Antonio, hosted by Dignowity Hill Neighborhood Association,  on Jan. 11, 2017 at Central Library. Scroll down to read an article about the event by Edmond Ortiz.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Jan 06, 2017
Freezing (and in some cases, icy) weather did not dampen the spirits of more than 100 people who attended the DreamWeek San Antonio opening ceremony Jan. 6. Gathered for a warm, freshly cooked breakfast at The Spire at Sunset Station, the attendees heard powerful words of hope, compassion and cultural diversity from guest speakers and organizers.