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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jun 21, 2016
As they reviewed the track record to date of Transportation Network Companies (TNCs) Uber, Lyft and Get Me, San Antonio City Council members saw maps of where the companies have the most pickups and dropoffs.   Click here to see the full presentation from the June 15 City Council B Session. Scroll down to replay video of the meeting.
Written by JayAlmendarez13 on Jun 14, 2016
We recently had a conversation with Desmian Alexander from the Texas Hunger Initiative about ways her organization is trying to end hunger through community organizing and community development.
Written by CarissaRosalie on Jun 14, 2016
Inside the moment of one of America’s greatest tragedies, local, transgender comedian, Joan Riviera, had one piece of advice: “Don’t let fear overcome the day.” Just hours after the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history, San Antonio community members, including civic leaders, LGBT leaders and their allies, organized a vigil in Crockett Park to mourn the 50 lives lost at an Orlando nightclub and stand in solidarity.
Written by Katie Nickas on Jun 11, 2016
A San Antonio proposal to cut $1.3 million from programs including domestic violence and correspondingly expand workforce development is “criminally shortsighted,” said District 8 Councilman Ron Nirenberg.
Written by evrard on Jun 09, 2016
LIVE: Join NOWCastSA for the webcast of ClarityCon2016, Clarity Child Guidance Center's summit on children's mental health at Norris Conference Center June 16 and 17, 2016. Thanks to the sponsorship support of Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas the following sessions will be webcast live and available to replay later right here on this page.