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David Ericsson

Book Review: Along the Way San Antonio

Posted by on 10/17/11 at 10:00am

Along the Way: San Antonio With newer design-centric city guides being released on the shelves of bookstores, boutiques, and amazon.com, a trend of more focused tourism for the design aficionado is coming to surface. With city guides by WALLPAPER, or the EAT.SHOP series covering the typical cities like NYC, San Francisco, Seattle, etc…it will be a long time before either of Click to Read More

Heather Gayle Holdridge

Greenbuild 2012 Highlights

Posted by on 10/17/11 at 01:30am

Tenna, and I traveled to Toronto earlier this month for Greenbuild 2012. Here are some highlights from our trip: Click to Read More

Vicki Yuan

Better Know an LFer: Bob Harris

Posted by on 10/10/11 at 11:16am

Get to know our staff, updated weekly.   Hometown: Springfield, Ohio Years at LF: 17 Achilles Heel: Email Happiest Place: Evening soccer practice for 10 year-olds at Fort Sam parade grounds Memorable Book: The Lone Ranger & Tonto Fistfight in Heaven by Sherman Alexie; Sorry I have 2- Blood Meridien by Cormac McCarthy. or 3 – Everything is Illuminated by Jonathan Foer Prized Possession: Guess….1983 Italian steel tube blue Basso Current Obsession: Biophilia Last Accomplishment: Made it through the Toronto airport during the TSA strike Favorite Thing about San Antonio: It’s still “the” Texas city Fate or Chance? Chaos and Serendipity Click to Read More

Corey Leamon

Interpretations from Francis Parker

Posted by on 10/7/11 at 03:30am

The middle school students over at Francis Parker have sent us some wonderful drawings of their school – it seems the library is a popular space. And check out some of those perspectives! Click to Read More

Vicki Yuan

Better Know an LFer: Tenna Florian

Posted by on 10/3/11 at 11:07am

Get to know our staff, updated weekly. Click to Read More

Rebecca Bruce

The McNeel Home in the Express News

Posted by on 9/25/11 at 07:30am

The San Antonio Express-News featured Lewis and Bekah’s home in Sunday’s Real Estate section. The article describes their process of remodeling and commitment to living close to downtown in the historic Dignowity Hill neighborhood. Check out the article and photos of their hip pad here. Click to Read More

Jonathan Smith

SpongeBob CanPants Wins Major Award

Posted by on 9/15/11 at 09:30am

Spongebob CANpants took home an honorable mention at this year’s Canstruction! You can vote for Mr. CANpants in the People’s Choice Award and see the other entries here. Click to Read More

Heather Gayle Holdridge

Carbon-Negative Concrete

Posted by on 9/15/11 at 05:30am

Typical cement is responsible for approximately 5% of man-made carbon dioxide; the emissions are caused by the processing of limestone and raw materials and the burning of fossil fuels. Novacem‘s carbon-negative cement replaces calcium carbonates used in typical cement formulation with magnesium silicates and uses a lower-temperature production process that runs on biomass fuels. Click to Read More