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Peace in the barrio

Kids in my neighborhood had two after-school options: be bored or go to San Juan Community Center. Lucky for me, I chose the second.

Housing task force faces daunting task

“It will not be easy work, it will not be for the faint of heart,” Mayor Ron Nirenberg said as his task force attempts to solve San Antonio’s housing crisis.

How the De Novo Foundation helped change one man’s life

One unique local charity is a Kickstarter for the down and out.

Major Texas overhaul aims to improve the odds for students who begin college unprepared

In Texas, college students sent to remedial education usually don’t make it far. A new state law that revamps how that education is provided hopes to change that.

First open housing task force meeting set

Mayor Ron Nirenberg’s task force will meet for the first time in public at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 3, at the San Antonio Central Library.

What Nicaragua taught me about San Antonio

When it comes to inequality, seeing is believing.