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May 19, 2016, 15:36 ET San Antonio's General Obligation 'AAA' Bond Rating Re-Affirmed for Seventh Consecutive Year by Fitch Ratings

 The City of San Antonio's 'AAA' general obligation bond rating has been re-affirmed by Fitch Ratings for the seventh consecutive year. Fitch...


Jan 26, 2016, 20:11 ET Se desvela el nuevamente transformado Centro de Convenciones Henry B. González de San Antonio

Hoy, la Alcaldesa Ivy R. Taylor, el Concejal del Distrito 1 Roberto C. Treviño y la Administradora de la Ciudad Sheryl Sculley dieron la...


Jan 26, 2016, 16:15 ET San Antonio's Newly Transformed Henry B. González Convention Center Unveiled

 Today, Mayor Ivy R. Taylor, District 1 City Councilman Roberto C. Treviño and City Manager Sheryl Sculley welcomed San Antonio residents...


Jan 08, 2016, 17:20 ET La Ciudad de San Antonio anuncia una promesa de $2.1 millones de la USAA para combatir la falta de vivienda entre los veteranos

En una conferencia de prensa esta mañana, el alcalde de San Antonio Ivy R. Taylor y el CEO de la USAA Stuart Parker anunciaron la promesa de...


Jan 08, 2016, 12:18 ET City of San Antonio Announces $2.1 Million Pledge from USAA to Fight Veteran Homelessness

At a news conference this morning, San Antonio Mayor Ivy R. Taylor and USAA Chief Executive Officer Stuart Parker announced USAA's $2.1 million...


Nov 02, 2015, 13:22 ET Se lanza hoy la competencia de diseño de barcazas fluviales de San Antonio

 El próximo 300mo. aniversario de San Antonio en 2018 ha inspirado a la ciudad a reimaginar la experiencia de la "barcaza fluvial" como...


Oct 30, 2015, 18:52 ET San Antonio River Barge Design Competition Launches Today

 San Antonio's upcoming 300th anniversary in 2018 has inspired the City of San Antonio to re-imagine the 'river barge' experience as a quality...


Apr 17, 2015, 18:31 ET Comienza esta semana Fiesta 2015

Fiesta San Antonio, la celebración de toda la ciudad que conmemora la cultura e historia de San Antonio, dio comienzo a las celebraciones el...


Jan 14, 2015, 12:51 ET City of San Antonio honors life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. with annual citywide commemoration

The City of San Antonio will commemorate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with its annual series of events that includes one of...


Dec 09, 2014, 17:32 ET Excellence in All We Do: City of San Antonio Releases Fiscal Year 2014 Annual Report

The City of San Antonio announces the release of its Fiscal Year 2014 Annual Report entitled, "Excellence in All We Do. #CityofSanAntonio." It...


Jul 25, 2014, 15:54 ET Ratificada la calificación 'AAA' de los bonos de obligación general de San Antonio

La calificación 'AAA' de los bonos de obligación general de la ciudad de San Antonio ha sido ratificada por las tres principales agencias...


Jul 25, 2014, 11:53 ET San Antonio's General Obligation 'AAA' Bond Rating Re-Affirmed

The City of San Antonio's 'AAA' general obligation bond rating has been re-affirmed by the three major bond rating agencies - Standard &...


Apr 10, 2014, 16:49 ET City of San Antonio encourages Fiesta San Antonio attendees to enjoy a green, fit and friendly celebration

Fiesta San Antonio, the annual citywide celebration commemorating the history and culture of San Antonio, kicks off today and will welcome locals...


Feb 19, 2014, 13:56 ET San Antonio To Work With Google Fiber To Explore Bringing City Residents Ultra High-Speed Internet Access

 Today, San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro announced that San Antonio is on a short list of cities working with Google to explore the possibility...


Jan 13, 2014, 15:13 ET City of San Antonio honors the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. with annual citywide commemoration

The City of San Antonio will commemorate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with its annual series of events that includes one of...


Oct 17, 2013, 14:34 ET City of San Antonio Recognized as One of the Top Citizen-Engaged Communities in the Nation

 The City of San Antonio has been designated a Citizen-Engaged Community by the Public Technology Institute. The designation recognizes...


Sep 19, 2013, 11:01 ET San Antonio to Host 2014 World Stem Cell Summit

International Regenerative Medicine Community to Convene for 10th Anniversary Summit in Texas, December 2014  Genetics Policy Institute...


Aug 01, 2013, 16:42 ET La Tasa de Obesidad en San Antonio Cae por debajo del Promedio del Estado

El San Antonio Metropolitan Health District (Metro Health) acaba de anunciar que la tasa de obesidad en San Antonio y el condado Bexar bajó...


Jul 31, 2013, 15:32 ET San Antonio Obesity Rate Drops below State Average

The San Antonio Metropolitan Health District (Metro Health) has announced that the obesity rate in San Antonio and Bexar County plunged from 35.1...


Jul 17, 2013, 21:22 ET Afirmado alto rating de bonos de la ciudad de San Antonio

  El rating 'AAA' del bono de obligaciones generales de la ciudad de San Antonio fue afirmado por las tres principales agencias de rating...


Jul 17, 2013, 17:07 ET City of San Antonio's High Bond Rating Affirmed

Bond Issuances Yield Excellent Results The City of San Antonio's 'AAA' general obligation bond rating has been affirmed by the three major...


Jun 25, 2013, 14:12 ET City of San Antonio Launches Website of Video Profiles of San Antonio Business Leaders

 The City of San Antonio has launched a new webpage that features video profiles of San Antonio area business leaders that highlight the...


Apr 12, 2013, 16:44 ET ¡La Fiesta San Antonio! La cultura vibrante de la ciudad cobra vida con 11 días de diversión

¡Se acerca la hora de la Fiesta! La Fiesta San Antonio, la celebración anual de 11 días de la rica historia, cultura y patrimonio...


Apr 12, 2013, 12:20 ET Fiesta San Antonio! The City's Vibrant Culture Comes Alive with 11 Days of Fun

It is almost Fiesta time! Fiesta San Antonio, the annual 11-day celebration of San Antonio's rich history, culture and heritage, will be held...


Mar 01, 2013, 15:17 ET San Antonio's Art Scene Comes to Light During Annual Luminaria

An Arts Event Produced by the Artists of San Antonio  San Antonio's arts scene will once again be aglow when Luminaria, Texas' largest...