Parents Magazine has named the San Antonio Zoo the 6th best zoo for kids in the United States.

Brian Carter, the zoo’s Vice President for Marketing, says the San Antonio Zoo has spent the last couple of years focused on enhancing the guest experience, including simplifying habitats and making them more natural and realistic.  

“The giraffe exhibit is a great example of this, where you are actually inside the giraffe yard.”

The Source: Is It Time To Rethink NATO?

Sep 1, 2016

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Centro San Antonio, a nonprofit that is a booster for downtown and receives city funding to manage things like the River Walk recently delivered a privately funded study on the feasibility of a downtown AAA baseball stadium. The San Antonio Express-News has been trying to get a hold of the study, but efforts through Centro and the City have been rebuffed.

Think Health Science: Preparing For Zika In Texas

Aug 31, 2016

On Thursday, Aug. 25, 2106, more than a hundred Texas Public Radio listeners gathered at the U.T. Health Science Center in San Antonio for a public education event called “Think Health Science: Zika.” Our expert panel included Dr. Patrick Ramsey, Maternal Fetal Medicine specialist with UTHSC, Dr. Anil Mangla, Assistant Director of Communicable Diseases with Metro Health, and Dr. Jason Bowling, Assistant Professor of Infectious Diseases at UTHSC. Listen to their perspective about preparations for Zika in South Texas. Texas Public Radio News Director Shelley Kofler was the moderator.