New smoothie joint, Kineapple, at San Antonio’s Pearl complex now open

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Wednesday, September 29, 2021 Posted By Nina Rangel on Wed, Sep 29, 2021 at 1:02 PM click to enlarge Photo Courtesy Kineapple Pearl Bottling Department’s newest addition, Kineapple, is now open. After announcing opening plans earlier this month, Pearl Bottling Department’s newest addition, Kineapple, is now serving up smoothies, healthy …

San Antonio’s Guadalupe Dance Company marks 30th anniversary with weekend of performances

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click to enlarge Edward Benavides The award-winning Guadalupe Dance Company will step into the spotlight for its 30th anniversary celebration alongside Mariachi Azteca de America. Performances will include dances from the Mexican states of Oaxaca, Guerrero, Jalisco, Veracruz, Tamaulipas and Puebla. Tickets are available for the in-person event on both …

Bad Takes: Even as we celebrate Banned Books Week, Texans keep asking for school board censorship

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click to enlarge Courtesy of Hulu “The Handmaid’s Tale,” which became a Hulu television series, has been removed from school classes. Bad Takes is a periodic column of opinion and political analysis. “There she lusted after her lovers, whose genitals were like those of donkeys and whose emission was like that …

Pinkerton’s Barbecue in San Antonio to hold fundraiser for Dyslexia Awareness Month

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click image Instagram / benyantovisuals Pinkerton’s Barbecue will hold a fundraiser to raise money for scholarships to train dyslexia therapists. As part of October’s Texas Dyslexia Awareness Month, Pinkerton’s Barbecue in San Antonio will hold a fundraiser aimed at improving treatment for one of the most common learning disorders. The Wednesday, …

Twitter slams Sen. John Cornyn for cheering Norway’s vaccination rate after he downplayed COVID-19

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click to enlarge Gage Skidmore / Wikimedia Commons Cornyn speaks during a past appearance at the conservative CPAC conference. Sen. John Cornyn loves to tweet. And he really loves to tweet about COVID-19, sometimes falsely downplaying its danger, sometimes making racist claims about it, sometimes making dad jokes about it and sometimes questioning …

‘It just keeps on happening’: Texas parents fight legislation targeting their trans children for the fourth time this year

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click to enlarge Texas Tribune / Annie Mulligan Eight-year-old Sunny Bryant and her mother, Rebekah, have both testified multiple times in opposition to a bill targeting transgender high school sports students. Karen Krajcer and Linzy Foster are two friends familiar with the hallways of the Texas Capitol. During this year’s …