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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 &...

Jun 16, 2014, 22:42 ET

La ciudad será anfitrión de la celebración de los Spurs de su quinto título de la NBA

 Las personas de San Antonio están invitadas al centro de la ciudad este miércoles 18 de junio para ayudarles a los Spurs de San...

Jun 16, 2014, 13:59 ET

City to Host a Fifth Spurs NBA Championship Celebration

 San Antonians are invited downtown this Wednesday, June 18 to help the San Antonio Spurs and  the City of San Antonio celebrate a fifth...

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, 21:38 ET

San Antonio trabajará con Google Fiber para estudiar la posibilidad de llevar a los residentes de la ciudad acceso ultrarrápido a Internet

 El alcalde de San Antonio, Julián Castro, anunció hoy que San Antonio está en una breve lista de ciudades que trabajan con...

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 14, 2014, 10:15 ET
Each year more than 100,000 people participate in the City of San Antonio-sponsored march honoring the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. as part of an annual citywide commemoration. San Antonio is home to one of the largest marches in the nation honoring Dr. King.  (PRNewsFoto/City of San Antonio)

La Ciudad de San Antonio rinde homenaje a la vida y el legado de Martin Luther King, Jr. con conmemoración anual en toda la ciudad

La Ciudad de San Antonio conmemorará la vida y el legado del Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. con su serie anual de eventos, que incluyen una de...

Jan 13, 2014, 15:13 ET
Each year more than 100,000 people participate in the City of San Antonio-sponsored march honoring the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. as part of an annual citywide commemoration. San Antonio is home to one of the largest marches in the nation honoring Dr. King.  (PRNewsFoto/City of San Antonio)

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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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¡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
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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
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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...

Jan 18, 2013, 16:42 ET
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City of San Antonio's Pre-K 4 SA Initiative Named a 'Top 10 Innovation to Watch in 2013'

The Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program and The Rockefeller Foundation has named the City of San Antonio's Pre-K 4 SA initiative a "Top 10 State...