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Travis Park Church marks 175th anniversary

By EDMOND ORTIZ A downtown church that initially held services at the county courthouse in the 1840s is now celebrating 175 years of community service. Travis...

Spring maintenance checklist for homeowners

(StatePoint) — As the weather warms up, there are a few maintenance tasks every homeowner should consider completing. Use this checklist as your guide: Outdoor...

Fix the grid

What Texans suffered during February’s great winter storm can never happen again. As temperatures stayed below freezing for several days, and millions went without electricity...

North Side tea shop brews up flavor

The Vietnamese franchise Lustea has opened its first U.S. venture in the Park North shopping center. Twenty years ago, Aimy Van moved stateside from her...

Bulverde Road expansion on last phase

A $14.9 million project to expand Bulverde Road north of Loop 1604 to Evans Road is entering a final phase. For residents and travelers along...

South Side medical clinic caring for seniors

by Olivier J. Bourgoin HealthTexas Medical Group offers tailored care for older people, including at a recently opened South Side clinic. The association, which does business...

Brews and chancla throwing at Brooster’s

A veteran manager of country-western nightclubs has launched a family-friendly beer garden offering brews, turtle races and even chancla-throwing contests. Brooster’s Backyard Ice House, a...

Attracting jobs today for a prosperous tomorrow at Brooks

Guest column by Leo Gomez Creating jobs has been a primary focus for Brooks since the beginning. Brooks Air Force Base was once home to...

As Texas goes, so goes the country

Folks used to say that about California. Not so much anymore. The latest U.S. Census Bureau estimates show our state is among the top...

Xeriscaping saves water, adds beauty

By ABBY READ | Texas A&M AgriLife Xeriscaping can be your path to a visually appealing garden, even if you’re in an arid environment. Xeriscaping home...

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