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9 Puppies Inducted into Guide Dogs of Texas Puppy Program

9 Puppies Inducted into Guide Dogs of Texas Puppy Program

Guide Dogs of Texas (GDTX) celebrated its fourth litter of guide dog puppies from its breeding program during a puppy induction ceremony on Feb. 9 at the GDTX training center, 1503 Allena Drive. The in-house breeding program plays a critical role in the guide dog school’s ability to better serve…

NOW LIVE: Inauguration 2013, President Barack Obama

NOW LIVE: Inauguration 2013, President Barack Obama

WASHINGTON (AP) — Declaring “our work begins today”, President Barack Obama vowed to “finish what we started” four years ago as hundreds of thousands of inauguration-goers gathered on the historic National Mall in anticipation of his oath-taking for a second term. “Let’s go,” Obama tweeted Monday morning as he began…

MLK’s Dream Lives On

MLK’s Dream Lives On

Photos by Bernessa Jakle & Patricio Espinoza, AlamoCityTimes.com (2012, San Antonio, Texas) Sound background ” I Have a Dream ” excerpts speech Music, ChameleonOnline, YouTube.com     Martin Luther King, Jr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was an American clergyman, activist, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is…

San Antonio celebrates MLK

San Antonio celebrates MLK

Every year hundreds take part in San Antonio’s MLK March. Believed to be one of the largest in the nation. Last year we captured these images and comments. The video story is bilingual, there are no translations, perhaps a reflection of the bi-cultural, bilingual nature of our city. Cada años…

Christmas light show -San Antonio Texas

This is a house in San Antonio Texas with a very crazy light show set to” gangnam style” Quote: If yall only knew how many time I open the door while this song is playing and neighborhood kids are doing the gangnam DANCE. For those that wonder why I would…

Mexican American studies and Spanish among OLLU cuts in 12 majors

University’s Mexican American roots faces cuts By Angelica Casas, LakeFrontSA.com Lorena Vera came to the university because she could identify with the many Spanish speakers on campus, the presence of a soccer team instead of a football team and even the university’s location on the West Side of San Antonio.…

Case May Affect Future of High-Tech Student IDs

Case May Affect Future of High-Tech Student IDs

  by Maurice Chammah, The Texas Tribune November 28, 2012 Since first hearing about the use of radio frequency technology to track public school students in 2004, state Rep. Lois Kolkhorst, R-Brenham, has filed a bill during every subsequent legislative session to prohibit the technology’s usage. Now, with civil liberties proponents…

Feliz Navidad

Happy Holidays from Roland De Leon The Springtime65 Show ….. Well what can I say… Thousands and Thousands of people gather around Downtown San Antonio to take Advantage of all the Twinkling Lights that light up Downtown San Antonio …. Well I decided it would be much faster to film from inside the car instead […]

TribWeek: Top Texas News for the Week of 11/19/12

TribWeek: Top Texas News for the Week of 11/19/12

by Evan Smith, The Texas Tribune, November 24, 2012 With apologies to Charles Dickens, this was an election cycle marked by the worst of candidates and the best of candidates. Our rendering — our timeline — of the progression from Gov. Rick Perry’s remarkably unsuccessful campaign for president to U.S.…

Leaky Lakers: Spurs Punk LA

Leaky Lakers: Spurs Punk LA

David Beckham was in his front row seats. So was Zac Efron, but it was the guy sitting next him in the Staples Center that probably caught Kobe Bryant’s attention. Big time Laker fan Ashton Kutcher was ready to watch LA host SA. Which was more than fitting since Kobe…

Fast 4-0: Spurs Off to “Star Trek” Start

Fast 4-0: Spurs Off to “Star Trek” Start

On the day after Election Day, let it be stated that the Spurs early season returns are promising. After all, this is a Spurs start of Star Trek proportions. As in, this Spurs team is boldly going where no Spurs team has gone before. How could it be the Silver…

Barack Obama 44th President of the United States

(AP) – President Barack Obama’s victory means that everything he campaigned upon is alive and about to drive the political conversation with his adversaries. Every legacy of his first term is safe and enshrined to history. He will not have to worry that his health care law will be repealed, or…