Commentary: “Conversation With the Mayor” will give audience members the chance to pose their own pointed questions to the second-term mayor.
Commentary: Former San Antonio Mayor Henry Cisneros remembers Dr. Alfonso Chiscano as the “best example of the Spanish character I have ever known.”
Hundreds of Lila Cockrell’s friends and family gathered at Laurel Heights United Methodist Church on Thursday morning for her funeral services.
Former mayor Lila Cockrell loved many people, and they loved her back. They shared happy memories of her with each other Tuesday evening.
Commentary: Part of the reason Lila Cockrell’s power has been underestimated is because she exercised it mainly in private, without showing or engendering bitterness.
The funeral Mass for Dr. Alfonso Chiscano, who helped preserve the legacy of San Antonio’s Canary Island settlers, will be at San Fernando Cathedral.
Friends and elected officials from San Antonio and elsewhere remember San Antonio’s first female mayor, Lila Cockrell, who died Thursday at age 97.
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Former SA Mayor Henry Cisneros tore his hamstring from his pelvic bone last week while paragliding in Switzerland and was recovering from surgery.
Bexar County is looking into building an arboretum on the South Side and partnering with the River Authority and Texas A&M-San Antonio to do it.