43rd annual Raul Jimenez Thanksgiving Dinner to take place on Thursday
For the first time in two years, the Raul Jimenez Thanksgiving Dinner will be in person at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center on Thursday. Volunteers prepared for the event on Sunday in an effort to have everything ready for the big day.
3 Asian locations named must-visit travel destinations for 2023 by National Geographic
Three Asian countries have made it into the list of National Geographic’s breathtaking places to visit in 2023. The 25 locations, chosen for their "wonder, rewarding to travelers of all ages, and supportive of local communities and ecosystems," are framed under the five categories of Community, Nature, Culture, Family and Adventure. The first Asian location mentioned in the National Geographic list is Laos, a country in Southeast Asia known for its amazing views and unexplored lands.news.yahoo.com
This program can get teens connected, engaged in the community
Project Worth is a youth development program of the San Antonio’s Metro Health Department. The program promotes child and teen health and well-being by providing education focused on social and emotional development, collaborating with youth-serving organizations and schools, and empowering youth to reach their full potential.
SWTJC hosting children’s event Saturday
The community is invited to the Southwest Texas Junior College campus Saturday for a Wellness and Resource Fair set from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The free event will include activities for children, such as an obstacle course, jumping castles, and corn hole contests. There will also be four water slides, and approximately 20 fooduvaldeleadernews.com
Brownsville ISD to host annual community holiday tamalada
The Brownsville Independent School District Board of Trustees and Superintendent of Schools René Gutiérrez invite the community to the annual BISD Holiday Tamalada at 5 p.m. today at the Central Administration Building Cafeteria, 708 Palm Blvd. “We are inviting the community to join us for our annual community Holiday Tamalada,” Gutiérrez said. “This is open to the public and we want to share the good cheer and spirt this holiday season.”smyrgv.com
City encourages applications for assistance program
The San Marcos community is being encouraged to apply for the Utility Assistance Program, implemented by the city. Utility late fees and disconnections were postponed beginning in March 2020 and were set to help those impacted by COVID-19 and February's snowstorm. [San Marcos, TX] [Hays County news] News San Marcos News, San Marcos Record [Texas State]sanmarcosrecord.com
H-E-B partners call on grocery giant to enforce face mask policy for shoppers
H-E-B partners want face masks to be enforced, not encouraged. Greg Abbott's announcement last week, H-E-B released a statement that it would urge all customers to wear face masks while in its stores. "We will continue to expect shoppers to wear masks while in our stores. Additionally, we will still require all our Partners and vendors to wear masks while at work," the company stated. READ ALSO: Mask on: Restaurants and shops in San Antonio that are keeping mask requirementsH-E-B added it will give face masks to those who don't have one.mysanantonio.com
LIES- SAPD CHIEF MCMANUS' CONTINUOUS LYING IS A BREAK OF PUBLIC TRUST
SAPD Chief William McManus Loses Complete Trust with the Community- After 16 years, it's time for him to goTrust is a cornerstone of any relationship. San Antonio Police Chief William McManus again finds himself in the hot seat as a result of the actions of an SAPD officer under his charge. And yet, Chief McManus has gotten away with this behavior- not once, not twice, but three times now. Chief McManus has held his position here since March 2006 after serving one year as Police Chief for the now infamous- Minneapolis Police Department. Perhaps its time that San Antonio severs its relationship with Chief William McManus.saobserver.com
Need some good news? Watch Something Good
SAN ANTONIO Its time for some good news. On Sunday at 4 p.m., KSAT 12 will air Something Good a collaboration with KSATs five sister stations. The special will be livestreamed in this article and can be watched above in the video player. Its amid times of crisis and uncertainty that people come together, uplifting their communities in inspiring ways. We want to hear about your Something Good. Share photos, video or a write up here.
'Community' Reunion: Donald Glover Pitches His Idea for a Movie
For die-hard Community fans, the hopes for the comedy series have always been "six seasons and a movie!" And it was the Atlanta creator and star who unwittingly took the first stab at pitching a possible movie idea to the group. Community started streaming on Netflix on April 1, and ET spoke with McHale last month about the "six seasons and a movie!" "I would do it in a New York minute," he continued, adding, "It's going to be hard to get a hold of Donald [Glover]... Obviously, Donald became -- I mean, I think people on Mercury know who he is. RELATED CONTENT:Pedro Pascal Can't Stop Cracking Up During 'Community' Reunion Virtual Table Read'Community': Dan Harmon Says There Are 'Conversations' About a MovieWatch the 'Community' Cast's Virtual Reunion Where Donald Glover Finds Out He's Not Part of the Group Chat
Pedro Pascal Can't Stop Cracking Up During 'Community' Reunion Virtual Table Read
The Community cast reunited for a virtual table read on Monday -- and things at Greendale were just as hilarious as ever! While the executor was originally played by Walton Goggins in the 2014 episode, he was unavailable for Monday's reading. The cast fell right back into character in the hilarious ep, and Pascal did a great job leading them through Pierce's preplanned interrogation. Community, which premiered in 2009, followed seven unlikely strangers who meet in a study group at community college. It's taking place on a large pirate ship," McHale joked of a Community feature when ET chatted with him last month.
United States Files False Claims Act Complaint against Community Health Network
The United States has filed a complaint against Community Health Network Inc. (Community) in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana, the Department of Justice announced today. The Act permits the United States to intervene and take over the lawsuit, as it has done here in part. The case is captioned United States and the State of Indiana ex rel. Thomas Fischer v. Community Health Network, Inc., et al. The claims in which the United States has intervened are allegations only, and there has been no determination of liability.justice.gov
5 ways to make the most of your week in San Antonio
San Antonio Area Foundation and San Antonio Young Professionals are bringing you a unique opportunity where you will create connections with fellow young professionals and select local nonprofits who are looking to engage Millennials and Gen Z in serving their mission and benefit the San Antonio community. When: Tuesday, Sept. 10, 6:30-10 p.m.Where: Charline McCombs Empire Theater, 226 N. St. Mary's St. We would like to thank you for being a part of the ELEANORA community as we celebrate our magazine of the year nomination by the San Antonio Fashion Awards. When: Thursday, Sept. 12, 6-8:30 p.m.Where: Ivy Hall, 1127 S. St. Mary's St. When: Thursday, Sept. 12, 8-9:30 p.m.Where: The Amp Room, 2407 N. St. Mary's St.
ANNUAL JAMBOREE- A HUGE SUCCESS
Back-to-School Jamboree continues to support the CommunitySAN ANTONIO The Claude W. Black Center Advisory Board, in cooperation with healing souls, Inc., held its annual Back-to-School Jamboree at the Claude W. Black Community Center, Aug. 2. Special thanks to the following major sponsors and organizations: H-E-B, healing souls, Inc., Amerigroup,WellCare, Frost Bank, Selrico, Rosemary Catering, RK Group, San Antonio Zulu Association, Half Price Books, Popeyes, Family Services Association, Noble Gentlemen of San Antonio, Moussa Temple No. The Claude W. Black Community Center is a staple on San Antonios Eastside and offers programs to assist community members in need. The Back-to-School Jamboree, along with others events hosted throughout the year, is the Claude W. Black Center Advisory Boards way of accomplishing its mission of enhancing life, one family at a time. For more information on programs offered, call (210) 207-5236, or visit their Facebook page: Claude W. Black Center Advisory Board.saobserver.com
6/08: Holes exposed in TSA terror watch list; Community demands firing of cop in Texas pool party incident
A new report found that the TSA doesn't have access to terrorist watch list data that would have flagged 73 airport workers; McKinney police officer Eric Casebolt was suspended after video was released showing his rough response to a disturbance at a Texas pool party.cbsnews.com