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.
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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 28 2019 - 5:00pm
Written by rudyarispe on Feb 26 2019 - 9:52pm
Chosen is pleased to announce that Dennis Noll has joined the nonprofit organization’s Board of Directors as the Chair of the Development Committee. “I am thrilled to become a member of the Chosen Board of Directors,” Noll said. “I joined the board because I believe the trauma suffered by children in the foster care system must be addressed. As an adoptive parent, I believe Chosen’s mission to do whatever it takes to help foster families minister to their foster/adopted children is both unique and a critical element in helping our communities’ most wounded children heal.”
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 22 2019 - 7:43pm
How are local journalists navigating when even the most prestigious news organizations are being undermined and attacked, and reporters are threatened? That was the catalyst for a special DreamWeek panel hosted by Dhawn Martin of the SoL Center. The panel discussion was led by San Antonio Express-News journalist Elaine Ayala.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 19 2019 - 12:03pm
Updated: The San Antonio Zoning Commission postponed a decision on changes to the Mahncke Park Neighborhood Conservation District after hearing opposition from city staff and from residents to the proposal that emerged from a contentious task force.
Written by Texas Tribune on Feb 14 2019 - 6:22pm
By Arya Sundaram, The Texas Tribune U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar said Thursday that he's added language to a compromise bill aimed at avoiding another government shutdown that would prohibit border fencing at five major landmarks in the Rio Grande Valley.
Written by JoleneAlmendarez on Feb 4 2019 - 5:00pm
Written by rudyarispe on Feb 3 2019 - 10:23am
Jenni Lord, executive director of Chosen, has been elected chair of the Texas Chapter of the Family Focused Treatment Association (FFTA). She began her role Jan. 1, 2019. FFTA was founded in 1988 to develop, promote and support treatment for foster care. It has grown to become the only national, nonprofit association representing treatment foster care programs across North America. FFTA has member agencies located in nearly every U.S. state and Canadian province. FFTA member agencies provide treatment foster care services to more than 50,000 children and youth each year.
Written by Glenda Wolin on Jan 25 2019 - 11:19am
Update: Replay the video and scroll down to read the article from the League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area forum on Gun Violence on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019. The moderator was former Congressman Charles Gonzalez and the panelist were
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 25 2019 - 10:21am
Replay the NOWCastSA webcast of the Blessing of the Peacemakers, when the peaceCENTER appointed San Antonio Peace Laureates on Jan. 27, 2019. The Peace Laureate is a local voice of wisdom and experience to speak for peace and justice in San Antonio.
Written by Esther@SAPL on Jan 24 2019 - 4:27pm
Please join Councilwoman Shirley Gonzales and City staff as we share information about the upcoming transformative improvements to Las Palmas Branch Library. These will include technology upgrades to the community meeting room, children’s area and Connect technology computer lab. Additional major improvements include the customer service areas, the addition of a shade cover and other amenities in the front plaza, a new monument sign to increase visibility to the public, restroom renovations and building system improvements.