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Susan Yerkes

Susan Yerkes
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Alzheimer’s — The disease we don’t talk about

San Antonio is getting a big boost as a research site for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, the progressive memory-loss conditions afflicting more than...

Betting on card houses

Poker is coming out of Texas’ back rooms. Private, membership-only “card houses” are emerging in statewide locales, including the North Side. Most organized poker games have...

ConnectSA cure for sic(k) transit?

When I was stuck in gridlocked traffic for 45 minutes on Loop 1604 the other day, the Latin phrase “sic transit” suddenly popped into...

New life for Miraflores

Almost everyone in San Antonio has been to Brackenridge Park, but the same can’t be said for intriguing Miraflores next door. Things are changing, however,...

The summer slide

The summer slide isn’t a ride at Schlitterbahn. It’s what happens to millions of students in the U.S. education system during vacation  — especially ones...

Celebrating confluence

Confluence – the joining of rivers, or a coming together – is not the kind of word most folks use in casual conversation. Yet,...

Literary Lion

Bryce Milligan is a man of many talents. The longtime King William Historic District resident is a poet, playwright, novelist, publisher, professor, artist, musician...
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