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Happy Birthday To . . . Elihu & Matt

Happy Birthday To . . . Elihu & Matt

February 15, 1845 Elihu Root “The wolf always charges the lamb with muddying the stream.” February 15, 1954 Matt Groening “If you don’t want your kids to be like Bart Simpson, don’t act like Homer...
Compassion Here! This Week in SATX

Compassion Here! This Week in SATX

February 11 was 2-1-1- Day (get it?), a nationwide celebration of 2-1-1- call specialists, who work 24/7/365 to connect callers to social services for everyday needs and in times of crisis. Every Wednesday we publish this compassionate news roundup. If you want to get...
Poem: “The Facts of Life,” by Pádraig Ó Tuama

Poem: “The Facts of Life,” by Pádraig Ó Tuama

That you were born and you will die. That you will sometimes love enough and sometimes not. That you will lie if only to yourself. That you will get tired. That you will learn most from the situations you did not choose. That there will be some things that move you...
Happy Birthday To . .  Pico & Sheryl

Happy Birthday To . . Pico & Sheryl

February 11, 1957 Pico Iyer “It’s no coincidence that the word ‘holiday’ suggests a holy day, or that the longest book in the Torah concerns the Sabbath. If you wish to advance in any sphere, the best way is to take a retreat.” February...
Poem: “I worried,” by Mary Oliver

Poem: “I worried,” by Mary Oliver

I worried a lot. Will the garden grow, will the rivers flow in the right direction, will the earth turn as it was taught, and if not how shall I correct it? Was I right, was I wrong, will I be forgiven, can I do better? Will I ever be able to sing, even the sparrows...
Happy Birthday To . . . Laura & Eubie

Happy Birthday To . . . Laura & Eubie

February 7, 1867 Laura Ingalls Wilder “Once you begin being naughty, it is easier to go and on and on, and sooner or later something dreadful happens.” February 7, 1887 Eubie Blake “Be grateful for luck. Pay the thunder no mind – listen to the...
Compassion Here! This Week in SATX

Compassion Here! This Week in SATX

All SAISD Harris Middle School 8th grade students in the Middle Year Programme (MYP) of the International Baccalaureate presented Tuesday on their 15 hours of research and action on a community issue. Just look at all of the great ideas to make our city a better...