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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 30, 2018
Join NOWCastSA and the San Antonio Public Library on Jan. 31 at 7 p.m. as Dr. Edward Westermann examines artistic depictions by survivors of the Holocaust and discusses the insights that the works of art offer as a method for understanding genocide. Westermann's keynote address concludes the 6th annual Holocaust: Learn & Remember month-long commemoration of the Holocaust.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 16, 2018
The City of San Antonio, Bexar County and most school districts and universities announced they would reopen on Wednesday, Jan 17, after closing for a day when an Arctic cold front brought sleet and hazardous, ice-covered streets.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 15, 2018
Due to severe freezing weather and sleet forecast throughout San Antonio and Bexar County on Tuesday Jan. 16, City of San Antonio offices and all city facilities - libraries, senior centers, community centers, parks facilities, Animal Care Services shelter and Municipal Court - will be closed to the public, and only essential employees should report to work. Bexar County will be closed. The courthouse will be closed Jan. 16 and there will be no jury duty. The Bexar County Commissioners Court meeting scheduled for Jan. 16 has been posted.
Written by AJPesquera on Jan 11, 2018
by Adolfo Pesquera In the face of citywide opposition led by a well-organized East Side coalition, the developer of a four-story apartment building adjacent to San Antonio's iconic Hays Street Bridge had his request for a Certificate of Appropriateness rejected by the Historic and Design Review Commission on Dec. 6, 2017.
Written by Texas Tribune on Jan 09, 2018
by Texas Tribune Staff Replay the video of the Jan. 9, 2017 conversation on sexual misconduct in the Texas Capitol and efforts to reform the Legislature's sexual harassment policies, moderated by the Tribune's Alexa Ura. Panelists included: