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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Dec 21, 2017
NOWCastSA is being hailed as a national model by the respected journalism organization, Poynter, and NOWCastSA’s partnership with San Antonio Public Library was cited as a “Best Idea of the Day” by the Aspen Institute.

Written by Texas Tribune on Dec 19, 2017
by Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune Ruth Jones McClendon, the former longtime state representative from San Antonio, has died. She was 74. State Rep. Barbara Gervin-Hawkins, McClendon's successor, said she died this morning at her home in San Antonio.
Written by karensadams on Dec 05, 2017
ChildSafe was recently awarded a $6,770 grant by the Texas Bar Foundation for a care coordination team for commercially sexually exploited youth, a problem that plagues children in Texas and especially Bexar County. As a result of this grant, ChildSafe will facilitate the creation of a dedicated taskforce and protocols to better identify and meet the needs of child victims of commercial sexual exploitation.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Dec 02, 2017
Join NOWCastSA and disABILITYsa on Dec. 5, 2017 at Brick at Blue Star for an open conversation about Disabilty and Transportation. The interactive discussion will examine transportation options, challenges with transportation, models to look at, avenues for review and improvement, ways to get involved in city planning and development and more. RSVP here: http://www.disabilitysa.org/conversation-360.html
Written by rudyarispe on Dec 01, 2017
During last year’s holiday season, approximately one in four deaths on Texas roadways were alcohol-related. In an effort to reduce these fatalities, the Texas Department of Transportation’s “Plan While You Can” campaign reminds drivers to plan for a sober ride as part of their holiday celebrations.