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Written by City of San Antonio on Aug 07, 2014
Use common sense when traveling with pets With temps closing in on 100 degrees, local pet owners need to think twice before taking their pets to the lake or even while running an errand or two. The South Texas heat can put your pet at risk for overheating because dogs cool their bodies by panting, which is much less effective than sweating. It’s best to leave your pet at home during hot weather, but if you do want your pet to come along you must bear in mind:
Written by evrard on Aug 05, 2014
REPLAY VIDEO: Join NOWCastSA and AARP San Antonio 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 16 for the live webcast of AARP's first community conversation on Age-Friendly Communities. Age-Friendly Communities meet the needs of their residents by promoting livable places where residents feel safe and included.
Written by evrard on Jul 29, 2014
Update: Logo contest deadline extended to Friday, August 8!
Written by purranha on Jul 18, 2014
Pookie is a Chihuahua that belongs to my daughter Morgan. He means the world to her and to the rest of our family.  On Saturday, April 5 at 10 a.m. Pookie had a seizure. He cried out - I thought he was dying. I immediately yelled out to Morgan and my husband, Chuck to rush him to our veterinarian, Dr. Sloan. 
Written by esperanzacenter on Jul 14, 2014
On Monday, June 23, inner city residents, advocates for affordable housing and public health, and urban scholars held a town hall session with elected officials to address gentrification in San Antonio.