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Written by Esther@SAPL on Nov 15 2018 - 11:24am
Please join Councilwoman Shirley Gonzales, District 5, Kathy Donellan, Assistant Director, San Antonio Public Library, Stacy Gonzales, Project Manager, Transportation & Capital Improvements and Geoff Edwards, Principal, MuñozMuñoz and Company for a Community Informational Meeting on Saturday, Dec. 1, from 10 a.m. to noon at Memorial Branch Library, 3222 Culebra Road  78228. Learn more about the bond projects on the Bond Projects Status Dashboard.
Written by Steve Taylor on Nov 14 2018 - 4:47pm
By Steve Taylor, Rio Grande Guardian   ALAMO, RGV – The Lower Rio Grande Valley Sierra Club has responded to an upcoming visit to South Texas by Defense Secretary, Marine General James Mattis.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Nov 12 2018 - 9:01pm
By Charlotte-Anne Lucas and Jolene Almendarez This morning, District 1 Councilman Roberto Treviño will continue to fight a land use category that community leaders say will destroy San Antonio neighborhoods by allowing incompatible, high-density, four-story apartment buildings next to single-family homes.
Written by rudyarispe on Oct 26 2018 - 10:21am
Known as the Prettiest Race in Texas, the Chosen Half Marathon & 5K benefits the nonprofit’s mission of helping children heal from trauma, and strengthening foster and adoptive families. The Half Marathon is a point-to-point course. Runners will be bused to their start line at the Summit Resort and finish at Rockin' R Gruene (along with the 5K runners). Half Marathoners run alongside the beautiful Guadalupe River surrounded by lush green trees, rolling hills, and picturesque cliffs, making this the prettiest race.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 22 2018 - 6:52pm
Scroll down to replay full video: Leaders from COPS/Metro, a coalition of churches, schools and unions, asked candidates for Congress and the Texas Legislature to support the coalition’s agenda on issues from public school funding and predatory lending to immigration and workforce development during its General Election Accountability Session Oct. 16, 2018 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in the San Antonio suburb of Helotes.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 24 2018 - 12:06pm
The San Antonio Zoning Board of Adjustment rejected Imagine Built Homes’ request to build a new home eight feet from an existing home, closer than is allowed under the Mahncke Park Neighborhood Conservation District rules.
Written by Guest (not verified) on Sep 23 2018 - 8:23pm
By Robert Moore for Borderzine.com Costs of detaining migrant children at shelters in Tornillo, Texas, and other locations around the country are skyrocketing, with the Trump administration now saying it may cost $100 million a month just to operate the 3,800-bed tent facility outside of El Paso.
Written by Beth Graham on Sep 21 2018 - 11:54am
Replay video: Project Lifeline hosted a panel and community discussion and interactive event, "Immigrant Children, Detention Without End?" on Friday, Sept. 28, in the Student Engagement Ballroom at the University of the Incarnate Word. Each year, as many as 90,000 immigrant children spend time in U.S. detention centers. Those who monitor the conditions say the children often are kept for months at a time in unsanitary conditions without proper medical care and are denied food and clean water. Recent proposals could make their stay in detention indefinite.