Special Coverage

Written by Edmond Ortiz on Nov 29, 2016

Members of a C.O.P.S. (Communities Organized for Public Service (C.O.P.S.)/Metro Alliance "action team" are unsure how to take on part of the city's planned 2017 bond that could dedicate $20 million toward affordable housing.

Written by Texas Tribune on Nov 24, 2016

Editor’s note: This is the first story in a series about global and local efforts to conserve energy and limit pollution through energy efficiency.

Written by Texas Tribune on Nov 24, 2016


Written by Ronnie Citron-Fink on Nov 24, 2016

This past week, I’ve walked miles. Walking changes the nature of my thoughts. It helps me make sense of things I don’t understand. And boy, have I needed to walk off this election.

Exactly one week after Election Day, the sky over my upstate New York home opened up and torrential rain fell for hours … raining havoc on my ability to get out and walk.

Written by evrard on Nov 23, 2016

We have some exciting news! We just learned that in honor of #GivingTuesday, Facebook and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will contribute up to $1 million to Facebook fundraisers. The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will provide $500,000 in matching funds, up to $1,000 per Facebook fundraiser, and Facebook will waive up to $500,000 of fees on all donations.