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Written by deniseblaz on Sep 08, 2016
Alpha Home is pleased to present INSIDE ] OUT, a visual exhibition of artwork by individuals who are in recovery from drugs and alcohol. The one-night-only event will celebrate Alpha Home’s 50th Anniversary and National Recovery Month.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Sep 05, 2016
"Viva Cesar Chavez!" "Viva Dolores Huerta!" "The people united will never be divided!" Those were just some of the chants that could be heard in downtown San Antonio on Labor Day morning, Sept. 5, 2016. Hundreds of union members, labor activists and local leaders took to the streets to celebrate a defining moment in the labor movement from 50 years ago.
Written by Sinjin Hilaski on Sep 02, 2016
At 10 a.m. on Sept. 24, San Antonio- and Austin-area sharpshooters will descend upon Brick at the Blue Star Arts Complex prepared to capture life in the act of life for 4×5 Photo Fest, all the while listening to and learning from renowned local and national photographers.
Written by kaitlynncomer on Aug 31, 2016
The Martinez Street Women’s Center, the Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, and the San Anto Cultural Arts (SACA) completed a mural depicting and honoring local African American women and their inspiring contributions and lives while living in the East Side of San Antonio. 
Written by urban15 on Aug 26, 2016
Formed in 1987, Carnaval de San Anto is URBAN-15’s original, award-winning, multi-generational community drum and dance ensemble. CDSA was the first group to bring the carnaval rhythms of samba, reggae, rumba, maracatu, and similar Afro-Brazilian and Caribbean rhythms to San Antonio. URBAN-15’s Carnaval de San Anto has toured all over Texas and Mexico, performed at three presidential inaugurations, and become a regular at some of San Antonio’s most iconic and memorable events, such as Luminaria, the Fiesta Flambeau Parade, and Jazz’SAlive.