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FAIR OAKS RANCH —The city only waited a little over a month before annexing Wes Pieper’s property off Dietz Elkhorn Road. Pieper, however, did not want his home and land to be added to the town.“We didn’t know anything about it until we got…
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Six months into his first term as San Antonio’s mayor, Ron Nirenberg has sought to make solid impressions on various local issues, and even wider ones, such as climate change. However, annexation, transportation, growth management and cultural inclusiv…
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AN INITIATIVE BY DISTRICT 8 COUNCILMAN MANNY PELAEZ to create a Bond Oversight Commission met with City Council approval Nov. 2. In June, Pelaez issued a Council Consideration Request to establish a 15-member board to oversee the completion of San Antonio…
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Happy New Year, and welcome to the San Antonio Try-centennial! I’m calling it the Try-Centennial — instead of Tricentennial — because my New Year’s resolution, at least on the civic front, is to “TRY” to be optimistic about enjoying San Anton…
TheAlamo
As San Antonio gears up to celebrate its 300th birthday, every effort must be made to restore a sense of the sacred to that crown jewel of Texas liberty, the Alamo. While it is indeed part of a chain of missions established by the Spanish Empire, the Ala…
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FAIR OAKS RANCH — Vestal and Gaubatz parks are now home to Little Free Libraries and the take-a-book-leave-a-book concept, which promotes reading for all ages. Daisy Girl Scout troops 628 and 730, a group of kindergarteners and first-graders, respectiv…
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Although The Rustic is relatively new, the restaurant, bar and venue for loads of live music has attracted the attention of the “King of Country” himself, George Strait. The longtime Dominion resident and Country Music Association entertainer of the …