Written by Texas Tribune on Sep 04, 2020
By Alexa Ura and Abby Livingston, The Texas Tribune Sept. 4, 2020 Standing in front of a blue curtain adorned with the seal of the Republican Party of Texas, Allen West offered up what he deemed an “instructional video” for Harris County Clerk Chris Hollins.
Written by Texas Tribune on Sep 01, 2020
By Juan Pablo Garnham, The Texas Tribune Sept. 1, 2020 The federal government on Tuesday announced a nationwide eviction moratorium designed to protect renters from losing their homes until the end of the year. The order could keep millions of Texans from being evicted.
Written by KarenAdamsPR on Aug 26, 2020
Project MEND provides individuals living with life-altering disabilities and illnesses with medical equipment and assistive technology that they may not otherwise be able to afford or who are faced with gaps in their insurance coverage. To serve more clients, the non-profit held a virtual…
Written by esperanzacenter on Aug 24, 2020
The Museo del Westside launched its inaugural website and a virtual exhibit “Women and Activism in the Westside” to mark the centennial of the 19th Amendment. Although the amendment declared that the right to vote cannot be denied on the basis of sex, it did not guarantee voting access.…
Written by Deborah Charnes on Aug 13, 2020
There are 5.1 million confirmed cases of coronavirus in the U.S. as of Aug. 12, 2020, half a million alone in Texas. Of the national total, 163,651 died.
Written by rudyarispe on Aug 11, 2020
If you’ve been feeling anxious, stressed or depressed lately because of the Covid-19 pandemic, you’re not alone. That’s why the Texas Health and Human Services recently launched a 24/7 statewide mental health support line that you can call. This new resource offers COVID-19-related mental health…
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Aug 11, 2020
Amid much interest from parents and teachers about the reopening of schools as the pandemic rages on, the City of San Antonio’s COVID-19 PreK-12 Consultation Group met with the public for a virtual town hall to discuss concerns and safety measures for the upcoming school year. The live discussion…
Written by Texas Tribune on Aug 10, 2020
By Lomi Kriel, The Texas Tribune and ProPublica and Dara Lind, ProPublica Aug. 10, 2020 This article is co-published with ProPublica, a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power.
Written by Texas Tribune on Aug 06, 2020
By Alexa Ura, The Texas Tribune Aug. 4, 2020 For months, as Texans have been asked to stay home to avoid the spread of the new coronavirus, Jennifer Edwards has been doing the rounds at gas stations in a trio of counties near the Texas-Louisiana border.
Written by rudyarispe on Aug 06, 2020
After 25 years of overseeing and managing St. Mary’s Fiesta Oyster Baker as executive director, Steve Rosenauer has taken an even bigger leap in his Fiesta-related career. He will now serve as executive director of the Fiesta San Antonio Commission. “I’m honored to be part of this organization and…