In June 2016, when DC Partners closed on the property at 123 Lexington Avenue in downtown San Antonio, we knew we were investing in a winning project. We’ve been in the real estate development business for a long time. As we...
There is a big racial disparity and the ones that are impacted the most (from the coronavirus) are always the minorities, especially in this situation.  We are the frontline workers, we are the ones that work in the hotels and...
Harlingen is marking National Economic Development Week from May 9-15, 2021 to celebrate the contributions of positive economic development and explain the role of the profession in our local community, including stewardship of: ● Policies that government undertakes to meet...
In August of 2017, Texas was devastatingly impacted by Hurricane Harvey. While the winds wreaked havoc, days of downpour flooded communities along the coast and inland. Lives were lost and homes destroyed. Many communities to this day still feel the effects...
Labor Day during the COVID-19 pandemic looks quite different this time around than in years past. In an ironic way, this year’s holiday underlines the injustice, low pay, and poor conditions that workers face daily. Over the years, we became...
2020 has forced everyone to endure the most challenging times that we have seen in generations. The combination of COVID-19, an economic downturn, and a contentious political atmosphere has left people across the country struggling to maintain their mental...
Trump is redefining who can access a green card and in so doing, prioritizing money over family unity. No matter where we come from, we all want the same things for our families – food, shelter, and a healthy environment...
A few years ago, I was asked to name the major events that shaped the Texas we know today. High on the list was the development of Allen’s Landing and the Port of Houston during the early days of...
Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, New Zealand was perceived as a marginal actor in international relations. At times, it became relevant, for instance in the entertainment industry due to the success of actors like Russell Crowe, and filmmakers as Peter...
Hiding in the shadows of Joe Biden’s Afghanistan catastrophe is his administration’s other signature disaster: the security and humanitarian crisis at our southern border. While the media’s coverage may have waned in recent weeks, that doesn’t mean the crisis at the...

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