Good is a making your dream home a realty

Author: KROV News Department

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If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude. – Maya Angelou

And on this day in 1870 – Hiram Rhodes Revels began his term as the first black U.S. Senator And on this day in 1941 – Billie Holiday recorded her version of the jazz classical “All of Me”. And on this day in 1956 – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and many others were indicted […]

And on this day in 1895 – Abolitionist Frederick Douglass died in Washington D.C. And on this day in 1924 – Actor/Director Sidney Poitier was born in Miami Florida.  In 1963 he became the first black actor to win an Academy Award for his role as a drifter in “Lilies of the Field.” And on […]

You’re not obligated to win. You’re obligated to keep trying to do the best you can every day. – Marian Wright Edelman

In Local News – Republican Gov. Greg Abbott is pushing a bill that would stop cities from forcing private employers to provide paid sick leave to workers. Cities such as Austin and San Antonio recently passed ordinances requiring private employers to provide paid sick leave. But a state appeals court found Austin’s policy unconstitutional in […]

In Local News – KROV and the City of San Antonio, invite you to attend an important meeting this evening – February 19 at 5pm at the downtown main San Antonio Library… Along with its partners and members of the community, the City of San Antonio is developing a Climate Action and Adaptation Plan (CAAP). […]

I have come to believe over and over again that what is most important to me must be spoken, made verbal and shared, even at the risk of having it bruised or misunderstood. – Audre Lorde

And on this day in 1878 – Thomas Edison received a patent for the phonograph or the record player – now wait – we know he’s not black but this invention caused a lot of black folks to become rich and famous. And on this day in 1940 – Singer, songwriter and producer William Smokey […]

The People’s Legislator by Doug Heath When it comes to noteworthy African American female legislators from Texas the names of Barbara Jordan, Shirley Chisholm and Shelia Jackson-Lee quickly come to mind. Residents from the Eastside of San Antonio would add the late Ruth Jones McClendon’s name the to list of distinguished legislators. Ruth Jones McClendon […]

-sponsored by VIA Metropolitan Transit In Local News – VIA Metropolitan Transit is providing Park & Ride Service to all San Antonio Commanders home games for the 2019 season. Park & Ride Service to Commanders home games will be provided from the Crossroads Park & Ride (151 Crossroads Blvd.) and the Madla Transit Center (1584 Cantrell Drive). Service will begin […]


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