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Happy Veterans Day San Antonio 2017

Thank you to all who served. Happy Veterans Day.

We were able to enjoy the Veterans Day program at Leon Springs Elementary. Thank you for the special program and thank you to San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg for attending.

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San Antonio Texas Solar Eclipse 2017

Tomorrow a total solar eclipse will cross the United States. San Antonio will get about 65% partial eclipse. The eclipse will begin around 11:40 AM and max at 1:10 PM. It will end by 2:39 PM. The weather will be partly cloudy tomorrow with a high around 92. It will be a partial eclipse for Texas so special Solar Glasses will be required. Protect your eyes and be safe. The next total eclipse will be April 8th, 2024 and will be visible from Texas to Maine.

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Texas Tax-Free Weekend August 11 – 13, 2017

This weekend is the Texas Sales Tax Holiday.

The law exempts most clothing, footwear, and school supplies under $100 from sales tax. The exemption applies to all sales on qualifying items made during the weekend. Purchases can be made online, by mail, by phone and also on layaway plans.

Below is an example of items and clothing that qualify for the sales tax holiday:

Pens, pencils, markers, highlighters, crayons, chalk, pencil sharpeners, erasers, pencil boxes, backpacks, messenger bags, lunch boxes, protractors, tape, school supply boxes, loose leaf paper, copy paper, graph paper, tracing paper, manila paper, colored paper, construction paper, poster board, legal pads, composition books, notebooks, index cards and boxes, glue, paste, glue sticks, compasses, binders, calculators, folders, rulers, and scissors.

Clothing items under $100 each including, caps and hats, jogging apparel, sweatsuits, neckwear, ties, shirts, sweatshirts, sweaters, underclothes, suits, dresses, slacks, jeans, pants, trousers, shorts, jackets, coats, swimwear, hosiery, baby clothes, belts, gloves, diapers, pajamas, raincoats and ponchos, robes, shoes, sandals, slippers, cowboy and hiking boots, and socks.

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