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Written by Susana on Feb 07, 2011
The City of San Antonio and the San Antonio River Authority unveiled the MidTown Brackenridge Master Plan, which affects the neighborhoods of Mahnke Park, Tobin Hill, Monte Vista, 
Written by Joe Ruiz on Feb 03, 2011
Anybody looking to adopt a new dog or cat can find reduced rates at the Animal Defense League of Texas.
Written by Susana on Feb 03, 2011
By the hundreds, the homeless arrive wrapped in blankets, some with threadbare shoes and some with children in tow, bracing against the icy cold gripping San Antonio.
Written by Joe Ruiz on Feb 01, 2011
You can't stop the cold front that swept San Antonio, but you can do something warm for a neighbor. Here are some places you can donate clothing or blankets and some tips on protecting pipes and plants. Please let us know what else to add to the list, email us at news@nowcastsa.org.
Written by JamiAlise on Jan 31, 2011
UPDATED for 2017: Check out the map of Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) offices in San Antonio to see where you can get free help preparing your taxes. Nineteen VITA sites opened across the city on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. Individuals and households who earned up to $60,000 in total income last year are eligible for free income tax preparation and electronic filing through April 18.