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Written by Diego Bernal on Nov 15, 2016
Editor's Note: This column has been republished with the permission of Texas Rep. Diego Bernal. He originally published his education report here.  My commitment to public education is rooted in two core beliefs: The first is that education can solve our most pressing problems — poverty, hunger, inadequate health care, the lack of affordable housing, unemployment, crime, the need for criminal justice reform, and many more.
Written by Texas Tribune on Nov 14, 2016
  by Kiah Collier, The Texas Tribune Nov. 12, 2016    
Written by evrard on Nov 09, 2016
Join NOWCastSA for the live webcast of Bridge Borders: Medical Neutrality at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Pestana Lecture Hall Thursday, Nov. 10 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Written by karensadams on Nov 02, 2016
San Antonio leads the state in co-sleeping deaths and has high numbers of child abuse and neglect cases, which prompted local Children’s Advocacy Center ChildSafe to produce a new 25-minute training video titled “Strong & Safe Kids.”  The free online video showcases best practices and pertinent safety information for parents and caregivers of infants, toddlers and teens.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Oct 26, 2016
Over the objection of neighbors, the San Antonio Planning Commission recommended amending a future land use plan to accommodate a low-income apartment complex in the Ingram Hills neighborhood. The vote followed a tense presentation, which included brief shouting between the developer and a handful of Ingram Hills residents. The proposed 252-unit community, named Majestic Ranch, would be located off Callaghan Road and Majestic Drive.