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Written by Joe Ruiz on Apr 20, 2011
Replay the video: Watch as the candidates for San Antonio's District 1 Council seat answered questions in a public forum hosted by multiple neighborhood associations and the League of Women Voters. If there is a runoff election, another candidates' forum is planned for May 24 at Mark Twain Middle School.
Written by Joe Ruiz on Apr 15, 2011
Replay the video: After hearing hours of testimony and evidence, a panel of Bexar County Democratic precinct chairs found their party chairman Dan Ramos guilty of misconduct and neglect of duty, and said he should be removed.
Written by Joe Ruiz on Apr 11, 2011
The HemisFair Park Area Redevelopment Corporation (HPARC) is asking people to respond to invitations for its latest public meeting on the future of the park. In this forum, HPARC will present the public's input from the previous two sessions discussing ideas to renovate the park, according to a news release.The meeting will begin at 6 p.m., April 26 at Sunset Station's Depot 1 at 1174 E. Commerce. Registration will begin 30 minutes prior. Click here to RSVP.
Written by Susana on Mar 26, 2011
Led by Dolores Huerta, co-founder of the United Farm Workers of America, more than a thousand San Antonians chanting “Si se puede" (Yes we can) and calling for social justice in issues from immigration to education participated in the city's 15th annual Cesar E. Chavez March for Justice. 
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 24, 2011
Replay the video: San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro delivered a United State of the City address to a crowd of more than 1,000 people, calling for an investment in a "Brainpower" community. "Now is the time to have the conviction to say that if Austin or if Washington is going to pass the buck, we're not going to leave our destiny to chance," Castro said. "We're going to lead by investing when other cities are retrenching."