5th Annual Chair-ity Gala Benefits Ronald McDonald House Charities

San Antonio (July 7, 2015) –The Ronald McDonald House will host its 5th Annual Chair-ity Gala, Thursday, July 23 at 7pm, at the Old San Francisco Steakhouse in San Antonio. The event features an eclectic assortment of 50 unique, hand-embellished adult and children’s chairs by local artists, designers and art students. Guests will enjoy live [...]

Local Companies To Receive Financial Backing Under New Export Assistance Program

San Antonio (July 2, 2015) — Local companies have been expressing keen interest in Free Trade Alliance San Antonio’s new export assistance program. The program, launched at the end of May, includes assistance in developing an export plan as well as training in important aspects of international trade. The program also features financial backing, in [...]

Texas condominium and townhome sales slow during first half of 2015

Austin (July 1, 2015) – Condominium and townhome sales slowed in Texas’ major metro areas in the first half of 2015, according to the 2015 Texas Condominium Mid-Year Sales Report. Released today by the Texas Association of Realtors, the report shows that condominium (condo) and townhome sales in Texas’ four major markets remained relatively consistent [...]

MCNAY ART MUSEUM DIRECTOR WILLIAM J. CHIEGO ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT

San Antonio (June 20, 2015) — William J. Chiego, Director of the McNay Art Museum since 1991, has informed the museum’s Board of Trustees of his intention to step down from the directorship of the McNay on September 30, 2016. By that date he will have served more than 25 years as director, only the [...]

7 UTHSC faculty receive Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award

SAN ANTONIO (June 18, 2015) — Seven distinguished members of the faculty at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio have been selected to receive the Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award from The University of Texas System. The award is the foremost teaching honor in the System and recognizes excellence of the highest [...]