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Goodwill Launches “Partners for Good” Donation Drive Program.

Goodwill Launches “Partners for Good” Donation Drive Program.

Goodwill is launching an innovative new donation drive program that creates a win-win for both the non-profit organization and community groups with fundraising goals. Through “Partners for Good,” community organizations such as sports teams, service groups and school clubs can raise up to $1,000 by hosting their own Goodwill donation…

Replacement Rage: The NFL’s Self-Imposed Penalty

Replacement Rage: The NFL’s Self-Imposed Penalty

It’s amazing how passionate and fickle the American sports fan can be. Even more so when traditional non-sports fans join the Internet mosh pit of opinions. Unless you’ve been hanging on a deserted island with Tom Hanks talking to a volleyball named Wilson, by now you know all about the…

Texas Tribune: Top Texas News for Oct. 7, 2011

The Big Conversation: Rick Perry may have just won one fundraising battle, but he’s losing another. The Perry campaign announced Wednesday that the governor raised an impressive $17 million in the latest fundraising quarter. That put Perry, in need of good news after a series of poor debate performances, ahead…

Texas Tribune: In Blow to Perry, Romney Gets Christie Endorsement

By Morgan Smith- Texas Tribune LEBANON, N.H. —  Gov. Rick Perry‘s chief rival for the GOP presidential nomination has picked up a key endorsement from popular New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. The announcement that Christie will support former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney came just hours before a debate that will…

Video: Happy Birthday Art Clokey! from Google

Today Google’s home-page “Doodle” celebrates what would have been the 90th birthday of the late clay-animation pioneer ART CLOKEY with an interactive logo of Gumby Friends.

Video: Muppets Creator’s Birthday “Doodle”

Today is Jim Henson’s birthday, the creator of The Muppets who eventually became the main characters of our childhood and that of many of our children’s favorite family show “Sesame Street.”  And to celebrate, Google created a cool “doodle” you would enjoy, “digital puppetry.” Here’s a video and a bit more about Henson, his accomplishments […]

 Texas Tribune: New Texas Law on Student Fitness Faces Obstacles

 Texas Tribune: New Texas Law on Student Fitness Faces Obstacles

Texas children are fat — and getting fatter. It is something state policy makers have known and have struggled to address for years. In the last decade, the Legislature has passed laws that set nutritional standards for school meals, required body mass index screenings for children and adolescents, and instituted…

An Exotic Predator

An invasive species of fish called the Lionfish could change the equilibrium of sea life in the waters of the Florida keys. Here is a video from the “New York Times.” about this incredibly looking fish that scientist believe is changing the species and sea life under the crystal blue…

Tourism in Mexico Drowning with Drug War Violence

Tourism in Mexico Drowning with Drug War Violence

With a recent spike in violence due to drug wars, American tourists are having to think twice about traveling across the border for their Holiday vacations this year. I traveled to Cancun to get the scoop. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ILd-H9rL14A…

UTSA Geoscientist Hongjie Xie Participates in Chinese Arctic Expedition

UTSA Geoscientist Hongjie Xie Participates in Chinese Arctic Expedition

After spending two months in the Arctic Ocean aboard the Chinese vessel Xuelong or Snow Dragon, University of Texas at San Antonio Associate Professor of Geological Sciences Hongjie Xie says global warming is both real and imminent. In fact, Arctic ice is melting quicker than researchers thought it would. While…

October 11th

October 11th

This week Moses Rangel talks about XEROX jobs in SA, Stormwater Drainage Improvements, Strip Clubs, CPS Spruce 2, Valero E-15, SA’s new Archbishop, UTSA Football Field, Urban Living, and more! Previous | x of x | Next…

A coach and a boxer

A coach and a boxer

By Jake Faunce, Project Spurs Being the known boxing fan Gregg Popovich is (even going as far to use the sport during training camp for the team’s conditioning drills) I’m sure he’s well acquainted with the great career that Ezzard Charles had. Besides engaging in some of the greatest fights…

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