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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 04, 2018
For the first time since the San Antonio Public Library’s  Young Pegasus Poetry Competition began in 1927, NOWCastSA webcast the event live on Sunday, May 6 at 2 p.m. from the Guadalupe Theater. Thanks to support from the San Antonio Public Library and the San Antonio Public Library Foundation, anyone can watch live or replay it for free right here on this page.
Written by rudyarispe on May 01, 2018
The Rockport-Fulton area has made a lot of progress after taking a direct hit from Hurricane Harvey on Aug. 25, 2017. To keep the recovery going, the community is offering a new approach to volunteering. It’s called “VolunTOURism.” Volunteers of all ages are encouraged to come help the Rockport-Fulton communities rebuild and enjoy the beaches and the wonderful weather at the same time. Projects include everything from helping to repair homes to picking up trash.
Written by rudyarispe on Apr 30, 2018
Over the years, several people have claimed to witness a miracle right in their own kitchen: the image of Jesus or La Virgen de Guadalupe miraculously appearing on a tortilla they were preparing on a comal.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 27, 2018
The 4th Convening of the San Antonio Faith-Based Initiative featured an interactive working session facilitated by Trinity University's Dr. Christine Drennon and SA2020's Molly Cox to explore the geographical lines of division and the intentional initiatives of common good in San Antonio. The meeting was hosted by Rev. Ann E. Helmke, San Antonio's Community Faith-Based Liaison. This four-video playlist from the meeting includes the introduction, Christine Drennon's presentation, Molly Cox' presentation and the conclusion, pulling it all together.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Apr 17, 2018
San Antonio’s tech community came home from 2018 South by Southwest with more than 500 resumes after scaling back its high-tech sizzle and focusing on being inviting and neighborly. The previous two years, the city and the private sector host large-scale “activations” at Austin bars and inside the Austin Convention Center trade show.