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Edmond Ortiz is a lifelong San Antonian who worked for Prime Time Newspapers, San Antonio Express-News and Virtual Builders Exchange. He also freelanced for numerous local publications.

Hardberger Park land bridge unveiled

The newly opened earthen-covered bridge above Wurzbach Parkway connecting 8 miles of trails at Hardberger Park has also joined two halves of San Antonio,...

Johnson High School student’s creations help make wishes come true

Simran Patel started making handmade cards early in elementary school. Initially, it was just a fun, artistic way for Patel to help loved ones and...

Inclusive swim program seeks new pool funding

A Mahncke Park swim school for children, including those with disabilities, is diving into fundraising to provide a bigger pool and additional inclusive programs. Good...

Upgrades coming to McCullough Avenue

OLMOS PARK — When spring arrives, McCullough Avenue through the city will look a little different. The town plans to begin 2021 by launching a roughly...

Developers must refine River Road townhomes again

A city review panel asked townhome developers in the River Road Historic District near Brackenridge Park to return to the drawing board again. However, the...

History lives for new SA missions superintendent

Pride in public service and an appreciation for cultural preservation have steered Christine Jacobs to her new role overseeing San Antonio’s missions. “I have always...

Panelists: South Side has health care crisis

Two South Side physicians and a City Council member say the area needs more health care services, health literacy and web access. All these tools...

I-10 Corridor News Briefs

Code of conduct for Fair Oaks Ranch City Council FAIR OAKS RANCH — A residents’ advisory committee will help the City Council to develop a code...

Schertz police investigation finds 1 policy violation in Rayford arrest

Police who kicked and tased a teenager during an arrest in November will undergo additional training but did not violate most administrative policies, city...

COVID-19: Local providers aim to clear up vaccine distribution information

San Antonio public health authorities, as well as healthcare providers, are trying to clear the air about the amount of COVID-19 vaccine doses currently...

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