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    DOBO position a key piece of Penny Hardaway’s future staff

    Memphis Head Coach Penny Hardaway (Photo: Addie James, 247Sports) The common sentiment is that head coach Penny Hardaway needs a strong X’s-and-O’s presence beside him on the bench — which he does — but the first time college coach has – in our opinion – a much more pressing hire to make. Coach Hardaway needs to zero in and close a strong Director of Basketball Operations – also known as the DOBO – with quickness. Memphis’ 2017-2018 basketball roster is currently in limbo. Outside of David Nickelberry – who announced his intentions to transfer earlier this week – the players eligible to return for next season are currently evaluating their…

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    California home to 77 of 100 most expensive ZIP codes in US

    New York and Washington, D.C. are the top-earning regions in the country. Image credit: PropertyShark The most expensive places to live in the United States are concentrated on the West Coast, and yet data from PropertyShark shows that the nation’s wealthiest people tend to live in the opposite side of the country. PropertyShark analyzed the most expensive ZIP codes in the country compared to where the country’s wealthiest people actually live. The data showed that high-income residents do not necessarily live in the most expensive places, an interesting datapoint that should be on any luxury real estate developer’s mind. Wealth disparities Of the nation’s top earning ZIP codes, the places…

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    Big Brothers & Big Sisters of South TX recruiting for 300 men campaign

    Armen Babajanian, Chief Operations Officer of Big Brothers and Big Sisters of South Texas, discussed the organization’s campaign to recruit 300 men by Father’s Day 2018. SAN ANTONIO- Armen Babajanian, Chief Operations Officer of Big Brothers and Big Sisters of South Texas, discussed the organization’s campaign to recruit 300 men by Father’s Day 2018. He talked about the process to become a Big Brother, including outcomes of Big Brothers paired with Little Brothers. He also explained how the viewer can help the organization. From New Year’s Day to Father’s Day this year, the Big Brothers and Big Sisters of South Texas will be having their #300men by Father’s Day campaign.…

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    Round Rock And Austin Employers Seek To Hire Qualified Candidates

    ROUND ROCK, TX — If you’re looking for exciting and interesting opportunities in industries such as healthcare, real estate, and other fascinating industries, then check out some of this week’s featured job listings courtesy of our partners at ZipRecruiter. Benefits Offered: Vision, Medical, Life, 401K, Dental Employment Type: Full-Time Basic Function: This position requires diversity, skill-building, and responsibility skills. This individual is primarily responsible for HR administrative tasks and support of the SVP/CFO and respective direct reports. In addition, this individual serves as back up for the office receptionist. Responsibilities: The position requires problem-solving, independent and collaborative interaction, multi-tasking, and organization. Manage phones, calendars and scheduling needs for the CFO.…

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    Several harassment complaints filed by San Antonio employees

    SAN ANTONIO — San Antonio officials have investigated nearly two dozen cases of sexual harassment involving city employees over a three-year period. The San Antonio Express-News reviewed city records amid a heightened national awareness of sexual impropriety and found inappropriate sexual remarks generated the most complaints from November 2014 to November 2017. The city documents show eight people resigned or were fired following complaints, which ranged from inappropriate text messages to unwanted touching. Other employees facing accusations were suspended, given verbal counseling or a written reprimand. Twenty-three complaints were filed over the three-year period. Three lawsuits also were filed, with two cases dismissed and one pending. More than 11,000 people…

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    Buyer Reportedly Found For Austin American-Statesman

    AUSTIN, TX — According to a published report, GateHouse Media has turned in the winning bid to buy the Austin American-Statesman that was put on the sales block late last year. In a report by NiemanLab, GateHouse Media emerged as the winning bidder for the Cox Media-owned newspaper property over Hearst Corp. Final details of the transaction are being completed this week, NiemanLab reported. Officials at the Statesman declined comment. Editor Debbie Hiott referred Patch to the publisher, but not before discrediting the report: “Susie Gray Biehle, our publisher, would be the best source for any statement, although I doubt Cox would have anything to say on that completely unsourced…

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    Ackerman & Co. Leases 1,564 SF at Rosa Verde Tower in San Antonio

    247PRESSRELEASE Ownership is currently implementing major capital improvements at the medical tower SAN ANTONIO, TX, February 16, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ — Ackerman & Co. announces a five-year, 1,564-square-foot lease at Rosa Verde Tower with Dr. George L. Gaza DDS, a leading bilingual family and cosmetic dental practice in San Antonio. Rosa Verde Tower is part of a 4-building, 423,411-square-foot medical office portfolio Ackerman & Co. purchased with partners Artemis Real Estate Partners and MLL Capital in 2017. Chad Gunter of Transwestern leased the property on behalf of ownership, which is currently implementing major capital improvements at Rosa Verde Tower and the other properties across the portfolio. Improvements include renovations to lobbies…

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    San Antonio News You Need To Know

    If you live in San Antonio, you need to stay on top of the news because there are so many things happening in the area. There is no shortage of events and local news in San Antonio and if you don’t know what going on, you won’t be prepared to deal with the things that happen around you and it can be difficult to make plans when you aren’t aware of all the events that are happening. There are lots of ways that you can get your news and one of the best ways is to go online and look for local news sites. There are plenty of news sites…

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    How to Manage Cheap Living in San Antonio Apartments

    What seems the best option to you for living in San Antonio while you study engineering at the University of Texas? Studying and at the same time taking care of your personal affairs regarding lodging, food, travel and other minor issues is not something easy or small. The matter of finding a suitable lodging within your budget is enough to be there for a student to handle.