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Written by Mark Tirpak on Mar 01, 2017
I'm always saddened when plans for Hemisfair 'revitalization' don't mention the historic Woman's Pavilion, Marmon Mok's award-winning Confluence Theater (currently used as Wood Federal Courthouse), the
Written by Texas Tribune on Feb 24, 2017
  Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout. The Trump administration on Wednesday rescinded guidelines issued by former President Obama that directed public schools to accommodate transgender students — a move that will do little to deter conservative leaders in Texas from moving forward with the "bathroom bill" currently in the Legislature.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Feb 22, 2017
Updated: What is "puro" in San Antonio? In a Feb. 21 event at Brick at Blue Star Arts Complex, 11 San Antonians offered their thoughts on what makes something or someone purely San Antonio. The consensus? It depends on one's viewpoint, the speakers and audience members said. The definition could range from music or color to food or sense of place. Or all of the above.
Written by Daniel Serna on Feb 22, 2017
The refugee assistance group Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES) Texas is collecting petition signatures asking Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar to reject a federal government request for his deputies enforce the 287(g) section
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 20, 2017
Four tornadoes tore through San Antonio over the night of Feb. 19, 2017. Here is the story, in your own words on social media posts, starting from the oldest and ending with the newest posts. If we missed your images, please email news@nowcastsa.org and we will add you to this amazing Storify. And please share!