What Do You Think About The Alamo (not The Battle)? – San Antonio Express-news

in the Marina Garage, 41 Bowie St. INFORMATION: 210-207-0108 ONLINE INPUT: Questions and comments submitted any time Tuesday (www.sanantonio.gov/ccdo/ContactUs.aspx) will be accepted for consideration. SAN ANTONIO The Alamo Plaza Advisory Committee will gather input Tuesday night on its proposed vision and principle for a master plan for the historic area downtown. To date, the group has agreed that interpretation of the 13-day siege and battle of 1836 should be the entry point for telling the site’s whole story as a 1700s mission, military outpost and evolving hub of culture and commerce.
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Ukraine celebrating independence with military parade – CNN.com

Residents of eastern Ukraine cry in a hospital basement being used as a bomb shelter August 7 in Donetsk.

Refugees from southeastern Ukraine wait at a refugee camp in Donetsk on Wednesday, August 6. A pro-Russian rebel adjusts his weapon in Donetsk on August 6. Men walk past a bomb crater in Donetsk on August 6. A man steps out of his car as Ukrainian soldiers inspect the vehicle at a checkpoint in Debaltseve on August 6. Ukrainian servicemen sit on a bus near Slovyansk, Ukraine, on Tuesday, August 5. A pro-Russian separatist guards a road as Australian, Malaysian and Dutch investigators prepare to examine the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 near the village of Rossipne, Ukraine, on August 5. U.S.
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