James Avery Artisan Jewelry announced the death of its founder, James Avery, on Monday. He was 96. Avery built a legendary jewelry empire from what began as a one-man endeavor in a two-car garage.
Confluence Park aims to celebrate the region’s ecology, promote the preservation of waterways, and highlight sustainable building and land-use practices.
Perhaps you’ve strolled beneath F.I.S.H., the glittering larger than life fish sculptures suspended over the river, or through Grotto, the fairytale waterfall installation that transforms a nook of the Museum Reach.
Some day soon, Confluence Park, a hands-on science and technology learning center, will come to life on an empty three-acre lot where the San Antonio River and San Pedro Creek meet. What was once a fenced-off storage yard for CPS Energy that sat between the river and nearby homes will be transformed into a showcase Southside destination where learning will be fun.