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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...

Hollywood Park falls victim to cybercrime

HOLLYWOOD PARK — A cyberattack that stole almost half a million dollars from the town has led to sweeping changes in how City Hall conducts...

Man’s best friend, even in the ER

Registered nurse Amanda Fremin, a 10-year Methodist Stone Oak Hospital veteran, was having a difficult day, marked both by personal loss and a cardiac...

Mexican pastries in the heart of Alamo Heights

ALAMO HEIGHTS — Two brothers selling Mexican pastries from a food truck have taken their culinary art to the next level with Honcho’s —...

Protecting landowners

Lawmakers during the next legislative session must focus on reforming the eminent-domain process to better protect Texas landowners. For six years, state Sen. Lois Kolkhorst,...

Tokyo Express: Not your typical Japanese eatery

WINDCREST — Workers at Tokyo Express say they’re doing things differently than at typical Japanese eateries by quickly cooking dishes with a flavorful twist. “We’re...

Kindness Rock Garden debuts at Universal City Public Library

UNIVERSAL CITY — Children and adults alike are spreading goodwill one stone at a time, thanks to a new Kindness Rock Garden at the...

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