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Written by JoleneAlmendarez on Mar 29, 2019
Sobbing and pleading for help, Silvia Rodriguez stood before a special meeting of the Housing Commission on March 12. In the previous nine years, her rent at the Soapworks apartment increased by about $100 a month, or just under 3% a year. But when the apartment complex changed hands in October of 2017, the new owner raised her rent about $100 - a whopping 20 percent - to $600 a month.
Written by AJPesquera on Mar 17, 2019
The Texas Supreme Court reversed a lower court decision that favored the City of San Antonio in a long-running dispute with a community group that has been trying to transform a tract of land surrounding the Hays Street Bridge into a visitors park.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 28, 2019
Republican Fred Rangel and Democrat Ray Lopez, runoff candidates for Texas House District 125, took stands on everything from gun control to immigration and abortion at a candidate forum hosted by the League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area and the City of Leon Valley on Feb. 26, 2019.