Thursday, January 20th, 2011
Responding to simmering popular indignation over an economic development subsidy for a major shopping center now in foreclosure, San Marcos officials on Thursday said the property's owners have received "not a penny" in taxpayer money to-date and may never be eligible for any.
Wednesday, January 19th, 2011
StoneCreek Crossing, which received $6 million in financial incentives from the city in 2008, has been listed for foreclosure in the February sale at the Hays County Courthouse. The owners owe $38 million on a promissory note.
Tuesday, September 7th, 2010
A woman left her purse in a shopping cart at Target located at StoneCreek Crossing. A second woman found the purse and used the credit cards therein for a shopping spree through San Marcos. Hays County Crime...
Monday, July 26th, 2010
Former San Marcos City Councilmember Daniel Guerrero has announced his run for mayor after a two-year absence from the council. Guerrero will run against Councilmember John Thomaides and former mayoral candidate Dan McCarthy.
Sunday, July 18th, 2010
San Marcos Mayoral candidate John Thomaides has $18,378.79 on hand as he begins his campaign for November, while Mayor Susan Narvaiz was down to $62.65 as of the July 15 campaign finance report after spending $19,757.05 during...
Sunday, May 2nd, 2010
Despite attempts by City Hall to throw public funds at the re-development of Springtown Center, the process is playing out in the private sphere, like it's supposed to. We suggest that the city keep its hands off,...
Sunday, May 2nd, 2010
The partnership that purchased the abandoned Target building at Springtown Center includes John Lewis, a partner in the Lamy-Springtown group that went into foreclosure on other portions of the Springtown property.
Monday, March 1st, 2010
The Motley Menagerie, once a happening tea room on Center Street in Kyle, is back at its former location. City leaders joined the Kyle Area Chamber of Commerce at the ribbon cutting.
Sunday, February 28th, 2010
San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz discussed the Springtown Mall matter with citizens Saturday, when she said the city council is likely to consider some kind of $2.5 million city expenditure for the redevelopment of the largely vacated...
Wednesday, February 17th, 2010
The San Marcos City Council tabled a $2.5 million "grant" Tuesday night for an Alamo Drafthouse to occupy the vacant Best Buy building at Springtown Mall. San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz said the tabling was necessary because...