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Written by Janice Carpio on Apr 03, 2011
South Texas Blood & Tissue Center (STBTC) honored Gerald Perkins for donating more than 100 units of blood and platelets. A crowd gathered to applaud his service and present him a plaque for his 100th donation. He holds the record as the donor with the most donations at STBTC. The plaque was presented by Olga Martinez, a STBTC employee who has been scheduling his donations for the past 17 years. 
Written by Claudia Sanchez on Mar 14, 2011
As I stood on the sidewalk of Commerce Street watching the thousands of people marching by me, people who had come out in support of the International Women’s Day March, I felt a great sense of pride and joy.This pride and joy came from seeing the marchers, especially the women, because many of the faces I saw were of women leaders in our community.
Written by Susana on Mar 08, 2011
Parents, neighbors and teachers from the East Side gathered Tuesday, March 8 at Wheatley Middle School for a public forum that gave education and developmental outcomes for children from the school district as part of federal grant called Promise Neighborhoods.You can watch the Webcast here:
Written by Susana on Mar 05, 2011
Hundred of women, students, activists and residents came out on a windy, sunny Saturday to participate in the 21st annual San Antonio International Women's Day March that celebrates women's achievements and calls attention to issues affecting minorities in the community and the world.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 02, 2011
The day he was named CEO of the HemisFair Park Area Redevelopment Corp., Andres Andujar paused to talk about his hopes to take San Antonio's downtown jewel "to the next space, and to make us all proud."