Browse Stories in Health & Environment

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 28, 2010
Green Spaces Alliance encourages individuals and groups to get involved in their community garden network.
Written by Susana on Sep 28, 2010
Sarah Brannon was 29 when she was diagnosed with cancer. It’s a day she remembers well. It was 2008, a Thursday at 3 p.m., and her doctor delivered the news: the mysterious aches, sweats and weight loss she had been experiencing were the cause of Hodgkin’s lymphoma, a cancer of the lymphatic system.  “Everybody said ‘but you’re too young!‘ “ said Brannon, now 31 and in remission.
Written by ChristineChapa on Sep 17, 2010
The Bring Solar Home campaign helps homeowners with information on rebates, tax-credits and low-interest solar loansSolar energy for your home is affordable and can significantly reduce your monthly utility bill.Over the past two years, we have seen the cost of installing a solar electric system drop more than 50 percent.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 14, 2010
Check out this glimpse of the NOWCastSA.com team at work on the story of Hot Wells, the legendary bath house and resort that thrived in San Antonio during the late 1800s and early part of the 20th Century.Journalist David McLemore describes the ruins while video producer Antonio Rodriguez shoots images for the story package. Also on-site that day are NOWCastSA Web producer Heather DiMasi and Intern Andrew Delgado.This video was taken by NOWCastSA.com Project Coordinator Charlotte-Anne Lucas, using a Nokia N-95 on Friday, Sept. 10.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 08, 2010
San Antonio opened a special, temporary brush collection site and extended the hours of the main Bitters Brush Recycling Center to help residents cope with the dozens of uprooted and downed trees and brush in the wake of Tropical Storm Hermine.