Special Coverage

Written by Edmond Ortiz on Oct 14, 2016

Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff and Live Oak Mayor Mary Dennis, joining a panel discussion about property taxes on Oct. 13, said they would be open to any way to reduce the tax burden on residents. But they are wary about how some proposals, including one that calls for eliminating property taxes, would impact growing Texas cities.

Written by League of Women... on Oct 13, 2016

The League of Women Voters of Texas released a review of election information available on official county websites today.

Elaine Wiant, President of the Texas League said, "Although almost three-fourths of county websites included election information, only 20 percent provided even minimally adequate and current voter ID information."

Written by B Kay Richter on Oct 13, 2016

For a person living with a disability, resources can be elusive. One local festival aims to bring the disability community together and unite partners, advocates, and people with the correct tools.

That's the idea behind AccessAbility Fest, the brainchild of its co-founders, Melanie Cawthon, Janet Grojean and Cynthia Hamilton, who were puzzled about how to connect people with varieties of disabilities with the range of industries and services that might be of help.

Written by Mark Tirpak on Oct 13, 2016

Reader’s Note: San Antonio has a public transit connection to the airport that’s faster than Dallas light rail but doesn’t promote or support it. In this article, I am providing five more ideas for improving local transit services before the Tricentennial.

Written by Adda Montalvo on Oct 12, 2016

Como parte del programa de charlas "México: Diversidad y Desafíos", que la Universidad Autónoma de México (UNAM) en San Antonio está llevando a cabo, el maestro Rubén Ruiz Guerra presentó el pasado jueves 6 de octubre su ponencia "Migración calificada en universidades norteamericanas".

Rubén Ruiz Guerra es el director del Centro de Investigaciones sobre América Latina y el Caribe, además de ser licenciado en Historia y poseer una maestría en Historia de América Latina en el Instituto Mora de México.