Judge blocks Biden administration from lifting public health order used to quickly expel migrants | Texas News | San Antonio

Judge blocks Biden administration from lifting public health order used to quickly expel migrants |  Texas News |  San Antonio

click to enlarge Texas Tribune / Pu Ying Huang nternational travelers presented their IDs and vaccination cards on Nov. 9, 2021, before crossing the pedestrian bridge into downtown Laredo. A Louisiana federal judge on Friday blocked the Biden administration’s efforts to lift Title 42, a federal health order that has been used to quickly deport … Read more

Texas resumes investigations into parents of trans children, families’ lawyers confirm | Texas News | San Antonio

Texas resumes investigations into parents of trans children, families’ lawyers confirm |  Texas News |  San Antonio

click to enlarge Texas Tribune / Texas Tribune People gathered outside the Governor’s Mansion in Austin on March 13 to protest Gov. Greg Abbott’s directive to investigate families providing gender-affirming care to their children. For LGBTQ mental health support, call the Trevor Project’s 24/7 toll-free support line at 866-488-7386. You can also reach a trained … Read more

The US census estimates it missed more than a half-million Texans during 2020 count | Texas News | San Antonio

The US census estimates it missed more than a half-million Texans during 2020 count |  Texas News |  San Antonio

click to enlarge Texas Tribune / Annie Mulligan Glenda Joe, center, encourages students to help their parents fill out the 2020 census during a Make Youth Count meeting on Feb. 15, 2020. The census, taken during a year of COVID-19 challenges, is estimated to have undercounted 559,593 residents in a post-count analysis by the US … Read more

Pitch Perfect’s Anna Kendrick linked to movie about San Antonio-born ‘Dating Game Killer’ | Movie Reviews & News | San Antonio

Pitch Perfect’s Anna Kendrick linked to movie about San Antonio-born ‘Dating Game Killer’ |  Movie Reviews & News |  San Antonio

click to enlarge ABC Television In 1978, serial killer Rodney Alcala appeared on the game show The Dating Game. France’s Cannes Film Festival has just begun, and along with a host of international films screening for nearly two weeks, filmmakers are shopping pre-production projects in the hope they’ll be picked up by big Hollywood players. … Read more

San Antonio’s summer movie season returns with 15 must-see movies

San Antonio’s summer movie season returns with 15 must-see movies

When the pandemic shut down movie theaters and made streaming movies at home an enjoyable option for many, it was fair to wonder if the landscape of watching movies had changed forever. But in the past six months, the box office returns a number of films – most notably Spider-Man: No Way Home and Doctor … Read more

Activist says San Antonio Report failed to correct reporting errors on Brackenridge Park tree plan | San Antonio News | San Antonio

Activist says San Antonio Report failed to correct reporting errors on Brackenridge Park tree plan |  San Antonio News |  San Antonio

Sanford Nowlin Environmental advocates gather in Brackenridge Park after the city agreed to delay a project that would fell dozens of trees there. Controversy continues to circle around the city of San Antonio’s plan to cut down more than 100 trees in Brackenridge Park to rebuild an aging wall. Late last month, Assistant City Manager … Read more

San Antonio’s summer movie season returns with 15 must-see movies

San Antonio’s summer movie season returns with 15 must-see movies

When the pandemic shut down movie theaters and made streaming movies at home an enjoyable option for many, it was fair to wonder if the landscape of watching movies had changed forever. But in the past six months, the box office returns a number of films – most notably Spider-Man: No Way Home and Doctor … Read more

Texas librarians face harassment as they navigate book bans | Texas News | San Antonio

Texas librarians face harassment as they navigate book bans |  Texas News |  San Antonio

click to enlarge Texas Tribune / Lauren Witte Suzette Baker was given a list of books to take off the shelves of Kingsland Library in Llano County. Baker refused, and she was fired. Librarian Suzette Baker said she faced a hard choice last year when her boss asked her to hide a book on critical … Read more

Texans can donate land to Great Springs Project

Texans can donate land to Great Springs Project

SAN MARCOS, Texas – Texans are building a 100-mile trail between Austin and San Antonio. The so-called Great Springs Project is expected to be complete by 2036. “Over 80% of the population of Texas will live within a three-hour drive of some portion of this trail,” said Garry Merritt, CEO of the project. Merritt grew … Read more

Runoff races to watch in the 2022 midterm primary on May 24

Runoff races to watch in the 2022 midterm primary on May 24

A handful of races that did not have a decisive winner during the March midterm primary election will be decided in a runoff on May 24. Several races will be on the ballot, including the Democratic primary for Bexar County’s top elected position. A runoff occurs in races with more than two candidates where one … Read more