The battle of the Alamo took place 180 years ago, between Feb.
The historic Joske’s building, vacant for 7 1/2 years after the departure of Dillard’s, has reopened in the Shops at Rivercenter after a massive two-year reconstruction effort and now is home to a collection of chain stores, restaurants, and a liquor store.
My objective for opening night of “Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens” was pretty simple, find Star Wars fans waiting for the movie to begin and take some photographs of them (preferably in costume).
With then Mayor Henry Cisneros driving the project, the Rivercenter Mall was built around a lagoon on the river extension under the slogan, “Just Add Water.”
Today, visitors can amble back and forth between the Alamo and the mall, enjoy an ice cream cone, listen to Peruvian pipes, stay at the nearby historic Menger Hotel, and enjoy the scenery.
Hundreds of college basketball fans gathered at the Rivercenter Mall Lagoon Wednesday morning to show the visiting NCAA Committee delegates why San should host the Men’s Final Four sometime between 2017-2020.
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