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morefor1604ea.com / Alamo RMA

Adding toll lanes to a portion of Loop 1604 across the North side is being considered to help ease congestion. You can take a look at an Environmental Assessment study during an open house Wednesday evening.

The Alamo Regional Mobility Authority, in partnership with the Texas Department of Transportation, is hosting the open house to share information and request community input on potential changes to Loop 1604, including adding toll lanes between Bandera Road and I-35.

Maya Sokovic (San Antonio)

An Austin music group is coming to a special San Antonio venue.  They call themselves the Austin Troubadours.

“We specialize in performing music of the Medieval and Renaissance times.”

 Slobon Vujisic is their Music Director, and they don’t play ancient music on modern instruments.

 “Exactly. They are authentic replicas of the instruments of the time.”

 You won’t find them at the local music store.

 “Those are really hard to get, I can tell you we have a great collection of replicas and medieval and renaissance instruments.”

texassports.com

AUSTIN — Getting the best seats for Texas sporting events could cost more as part of a new loyalty points system. The UT Athletics Department on Tuesday announced what it calls a simplified process to determine priority for season tickets, parking, postseason games and other high-demand events.

Ryan E. Poppe

A bipartisan group of lawmakers in the Texas House announced they have an answer to the border security issues plaguing Texas’ southern border and it doesn’t involve a surge or the National Guard.  

Dan Patrick via YouTube

AUSTIN — All 20 Texas Senate Republicans sent a letter Monday to President Barack Obama demanding more flexibility for their state to administer Medicaid — but also vowing that, without it, expanding the program under the White House’s signature health care law remains “not worth discussing.”

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