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Written by karensadams on Mar 13, 2014
To kick-off Child Abuse Prevention Month, 5,846 Cardboard Kids will be placed all over San Antonio on April 3—in office lobbies, doctors’ waiting rooms, coffee shops, grocery carts, playgrounds, libraries, and more, and the creators of each Cardboard Kid will share photos of them using social media as part of ChildSafe’s awareness campaign to heighten attention, intervention and prevention of abuse and neglect of children in our community. Each Cardboard Kid represents a child victim of abuse or neglect.
Written by evrard on Mar 12, 2014
Update/Changeup: Due to the weather, we were not live on March 15 for Affordable Care Act (ACA) Enrollment and Resource Fair presented by West San Antonio Chamber of Commerce and Congressman Lloyd Doggett at El Progreso Hall, 1306 Guadalupe St. Video of the event will be posted as quickly as possible.
Written by City of San Antonio on Mar 11, 2014
Commissioners Court on Tuesday approved an order banning outdoor burning in unincorporated Bexar County. Fire Marshal Craig Roberts told the court the Keetch-Byram Drought Index, KBDI, is above 400 and there has been an increase in the number of grass fires.
Written by Rudy Arispe on Mar 10, 2014
EnrollSA will partner with CentroMed to assist people with the Health Insurance Marketplace application and enrollment process at Rackspace on March 13 and March 14 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and on March 15 from 9 am to 8 p.m.  Rackspace is located at 1 Fanatical Place. 
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 07, 2014
Replay Video: Join NOWCastSA live from noon until 1 p.m. on March 7 as we webcast the Second Annual State of Center City from the Briscoe Museum.  "A city’s soul and economic power is its downtown,” Diego Bernal, District 1 Councilman for the City of San Antonio said before the event. “I’m eager to share with our community what is driving positive change and improving the quality of life in our center city."