Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Dec 28 2017 - 12:31am
Join the family, friends and colleagues of Ruth Jones McClendon for a funeral mass celebration of her life, passion and accomplishments on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. 
 You can watch the service right here in this page, live, or replay it later.
Written by Texas Tribune on Dec 19 2017 - 3:31pm
by Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune Ruth Jones McClendon, the former longtime state representative from San Antonio, has died. She was 74. State Rep. Barbara Gervin-Hawkins, McClendon's successor, said she died this morning at her home in San Antonio.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 10 2016 - 9:05pm
About 300 people gathered at the Institute of Texan Cultures on Sept. 9, 2016 to learn about each other's cultures through food dance and conversation. Organizers include State Senator José Menéndez, State Representative Diego Bernal, State Representative Ina Minjarez, Councilman Roberto C. Treviño, Councilman Cris Medina, Councilman Ron Nirenberg, and community partners from the Jewish Federation, San Antonio’s Sikh community, PeaceCENTER, Dialogue Institute of the Southwest, the Institute of Texan Cultures and more.
Written by City of San Antonio on Jan 28 2014 - 12:11pm
On Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m, Voluntary Income Tax Assistance (VITA) will host its annual kickoff press conference and resource fair to formally launch the city’s free tax preparation service. VITA Volunteer Tax Preparers will be on site to help citizens making up to $60,000 annually file their income taxes free of charge. Showing their support, Chair of the United Way Strengthening Families Issue Council Bill Gold, Councilwoman District 3 Rebecca Viagran, and State Representative Mike Villarreal will attend the kickoff.