Sylvia N. Martinez: Family and Cosmetic D.D.S.

Sylvia N. Martinez: Family and Cosmetic D.D.S.

Sylvia N. Martinez, D.D.S. What do you do professionally? I am a family and cosmetic dentist and have been in practice for 31 years. For the first 16 years I worked side by side with my father, Ralph Navarro, who was also a dentist in San Antonio. What is it that you...

Margaret Jabour: In the Business of Celebrating Life!

Margaret Jabour: In the Business of Celebrating Life!

A toast to Margaret Jabour, co-owner of Twin Liquors It’s midmorning on a sunny January day, and I have come to the Twin Liquors Marketplace store on 281 near Bitters to meet with the company’s co-owner, Margaret Jabour. No sooner have I approached the sales counter...

Women on the Front Lines of Pathogens

Women on the Front Lines of Pathogens

Battling viruses, infections and communicable diseases Not that long ago, most Americans believed that infectious diseases were a threat from the past, subdued by vaccines, improved sanitation and the momentous discovery of antibiotics. Unfortunately, the situation is...

Guys to Know: Morris Miller CEO, Xenex Disinfection Services

Guys to Know: Morris Miller CEO, Xenex Disinfection Services

Their germ-killing robot is a scientific breakthrough Before my interview with CEO Morris Miller, Xenex technical director Rachael Sparks volunteers to show me Eden, the company’s innovative disinfecting robot that emits high-intensity UV light to kill germs in...

At Home: A Convivial Confluence of Taste

At Home: A Convivial Confluence of Taste

Historic River Home A Convivial Confluence of Taste: Family heirlooms and modern art join time and space Perched on a peninsula sloping gently down to the San Antonio River, a stately manse built in 1890 is a regal reminder of King William’s historic past. But a step...

Art Beat: San Antonio Style Bookfest

Art Beat: San Antonio Style Bookfest

Director Katy Flato takes the reins Back in 2013, during the first San Antonio Book Festival (SABF), Katy Flato served as moderator for a panel discussion between authors Stephen Harrigan and Bob Thompson, who had both written books about hunting elusive legends. It...

The Cookhouse: New Orleans style food is exemplary

The Cookhouse: New Orleans style food is exemplary

The Cinderella story of the last few years, at least in the food world, has been the move of many a fledgling restaurateur from mobile truck to fixed location. Though there must be some folks content with the gypsy life, the urge to settle down has got to be a...

City Scene

City Scene

I recently had an encounter that warmed my journalist heart. Upon meeting this new person at a local company I greeted her with the conventional phrase, “Nice to meet you,” but she responded with “It’s good to see you.” We had never met before, so she explained: “I am...

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