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Written by Edmond Ortiz on Oct 11, 2016
San Antonians involved with eco-friendly sustainability and placemaking highlighted their projects, and promoted the city's potential, at a unique conference in Austin earlier this week. South by Southwest (SXSW) Eco is the three-day, ecology-centric version of the nearly two-week-long multimedia festival held each March. By design, SXSW Eco, held every fall, is smaller in scale and draws way fewer attendees than its spring counterpart.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 06, 2016
Join the Health Collaborative for the The 12th Annual Texas Health Literacy Conference: Integrating Health Literacy into Your Organization: Lessons Learned, Best Practices, and New Directions. The conference is being held Oct. 6 and Oct. 7, 2016 at La Quinta Inn & Suites at the San Antonio Medical Center.
Written by Susan Yerkes on Oct 05, 2016
Editor's Note: This column was originally published in the October 2016 issue of LOCAL community news. It has been republished here with the permission from the author and publication.  With a divisive, nasty national election right round the corner it’s hard to focus fully on a local election that’s more than six months off. But the City of San Antonio bond election coming up next May is likely to affect most folks in and around the city as much, if not more than, the winner of the presidential cage fight.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Oct 05, 2016
The city of San Antonio will have a number of public events at Brackenridge Park this fall. That's when visitors will be asked to get acquainted with the park's draft master plan and provide feedback on it.
Written by evrard on Sep 29, 2016
Join NOWCastSA for the live webcast of Voices for Children of San Antonio's 18th Annual Congress on Children: "They Are All Ours" from the Oblate School of Theology, Whitley Center on Friday, Sept. 30 from 10:45 a.m. to 4 p.m.