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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 10, 2011
Replay the video: With two cameras perched at the San Antonio Botanical Garden, NOWCastSA webcast the Fort Sam Houston Fiesta fireworks celebration live Sunday night. The San Antonio Botanical Garden boasts the highest elevation spot inside of the Interstate 410 loop and is next door to Fort Sam Houston's MacArthur Parade Field, where the fireworks are launched, making it an ideal place to view the fireworks spectacular.
Written by City of San Antonio on Apr 06, 2011
The City of San Antonio released its Fiesta San Jacinto holiday services schedule for Friday, April 22, 2016. And yes, you will have to take out the trash. But you won't have to pay to park at downtown on-street meters! Recycling, organics recycling and garbage will be collected Friday, April 22 as usual, while City Hall and most municipal offices will be closed to observe the Fiesta San Jacinto holiday. City services will operate as follows: CLOSED
Written by ArianeEtemadi on Mar 25, 2011
It’s official - the votes are in! The 2011 Queen of the Vine has been crowned! Amy Jackson, a San Antonio Orthodontist has tirelessly raised funds for Brighton Center for the past few months for the coveted Queen of the Vine title. She now sits among the ranks of past Queen of the Vines including Jenine Beckel, Cynthia Lee, Shelly Miles, Nicole Caroselli, Paula Latimer, Christiane Perkins, Maria Resendez, and Angie Bridges.
Written by Joe Ruiz on Mar 23, 2011
With two fundraisers this weekend, a woman who received help from the community when she fled Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans six years ago is now trying to help another family in need in San Antonio.
Written by Joe Ruiz on Mar 17, 2011
Information from news release:Individuals who have an interest in City government and are also interested in helping to serve the San Antonio community are invited to apply for one of the positions available on the following board and commissions:Convention and Visitors Commission – (8) positionsCommunity Development Advisory Committee (CDAC) - (11) positionsJoint City/County Citizens Bond Oversight Commission - (10) positions