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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 12, 2016
Replay video: The Center for Medical Humanities & Ethics welcomed Dr. Damon Tweedy, a psychiatrist and author of the memoir "Black Man in a White Coat: A Doctor's Reflections on Race and Medicine."
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 11, 2016
More than 30 civic and faith leaders gathered for an interactive conversation on how they could work together to create a more engaged community in San Antonio.
Written by Katie Nickas on Apr 07, 2016
Air quality is always on San Antonio’s radar, but for the attendees at the Regional Air Quality Strategy Session at Eco Centro April 5, it’s an urgent call to action.
Written by Rudy Arispe on Apr 05, 2016
After her mother, father, husband and three sisters were killed during tense fighting between quarrelling neighbors, Sudan and Chad, Josephine Toundamje and her seven children fled Chad into Cameroon. They were resettled in San Antonio in 2010. Shahram Ebadfardezadeh, 50, his wife and four children left Iran five years ago for San Antonio, where they could enjoy religious freedom and practice the baptismal customs of their Mandaean community, who follow the teachings of John the Baptist.
Written by City of San Antonio on Apr 04, 2016
5 Points Local, a restaurant and yoga studio in the 5 Points Neighborhood on North Flores Street, joined ¡Por Vida!, a Metro Health healthy dining program. 5 Points Local will offer ¡Por Vida! meals from their gluten-free kitchen with a menu of offerings that highlight locally-sourced ingredients.