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Upgrades real eye-opener on Lookout Road

SELMA – A $9 million upgrade on Lookout Road including a new bridge has eased traffic congestion and put an end to a dangerous...

Taste of Paris comes to far Northwest Side

With their eighth Sweet Paris Crêperie & Café, married couple Ivan and Allison Young Chavez brought The City of Lights to The Alamo City. “What...

Volunteers keeping dog parks from being too ‘ruff’

Story by Hannah Gonzalez Even dogs must mind their manners, which is why Parks and Recreation’s Dog Ambassadors Program is educating owners about park etiquette...

Budget calls for far North Side upgrades

Infrastructure upgrades are coming to the far North Side thanks in part to allocations earmarked as part of San Antonio’s $2.9 billion budget. A newly...

Helping all Texas families

In November, Americans celebrate National Family Week, and around these parts, it would be hard to top what Stone Oak mother Jennifer Allen accomplished...

Shavano Park receives coveted wildlife designation

SHAVANO PARK — Named a Community Wildlife Habitat, Shavano Park is now recognized as only the third city in Texas to be “healthier, greener and...

New principals have big plans

The dawn of another academic year at Stone Oak Elementary and Tejeda Middle schools means new classes, teachers, friends and a pair of first-year...

Falls contributing to rise in ER visits by seniors

According to national studies, emergency-room trips are on the rise among the elderly — and falls are often the primary culprit. Locally, this largely could...

Wellness event set for kids, families

Reminding kids that medical visits don’t have to be scary is one of the aims behind the 2nd annual Healthy Halloween Spooktacular Oct. 26...

Letters, not stars

Nearly everybody understands what a letter grade means — a visual symbol immediately communicating a rating. Now, under a proposal being cooked up by the...

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