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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 04, 2011
NOWCastSA started this map to help people find programs for teens when school is not in session. Experts say one of the most important ways to decrease teen pregnancy is to connect teenagers with effective after school or summer programs and activities. The "danger zone" or prime time for teens to engage in risky behavior, including sex, are between 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., when many teens are unsupervised after school.
Written by evrard on May 02, 2011
I first learned about packs of dogs living at San Jose Burial Park the day after Easter, when my friend Trina Howard called in a panic asking for help. She told me about a story that aired on KSAT 12 about mangy strays roaming the cemetery, bothering visitors, and she wanted to do something about it. 
Written by Susana on Apr 19, 2011
While Texas lawmakers consider anti-bullying bills this session, San Antonio parents are gathering to learn more about the practice that can make children miserable and traumatized.
Written by evrard on Apr 19, 2011
Replay the video: NOWCastSA webcast live as  James S. Gordon, MD, a world-renowned expert in using mind-body medicine to heal depression, anxiety, and psychological trauma, presented a free, day-long workshop and lecture.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 07, 2011
Replay the video: The boards of San Antonio Water System and CPS Energy held a first-ever special joint meeting to approve collaborations on one of the state's largest solar installations and a water recyling agreement. Mayor Julian Castro, an ex-officio member of both boards, requested meeting and presided over the event at the SAWS offices. NOWCastSA webcast the meeting live. The video will be archived here, so you can watch and see the community comments during the meeting: