Special Coverage

Written by Edmond Ortiz on Jan 27, 2017

A local state legislator and San Antonio’s top cop feel the federal and state push to step up enforcement of immigration laws, locally, could do more harm than good.

But a conservative think tank official and Bexar County’s GOP chairman say the federal and state governments are only wanting cooperation from police in local immigration enforcement to improve community safety.

Written by Edmond Ortiz on Jan 26, 2017

Esperanza Center for Peace and Justice is marking its 30th anniversary throughout 2017.

But for individuals who have long been associated with the nonprofit, such as director Graciela Sanchez, Esperanza is not standing idly by, celebrating with a few special events.

Sanchez. other staff members, volunteers and supporters of the Esperanza have plenty to do, addressing a variety of local and global issues, like they always have.

Written by JamiAlise on Jan 25, 2017

AACOG’s Weatherization Assistance Program assists low-income households overcome the high cost of energy by installing weatherization energy conservation measures in their houses at no cost to the program participant. Both home owners and renters can apply. The program is open to applicants whose overall household gross income falls at or below 150 percent of the Federal poverty level:

*Families with more than five members, add $6,270 for each additional person.

To become eligible for the Program you must comply with the following:

Written by Brooke Cowey on Jan 24, 2017

Replay video of the Jan. 9, 2017 meeting of the Beacon Hill Neighborhood Association Meeting.

For more information, click here to go to the Beacon Hill Neighborhood Association website.


Written by Brooke Cowey on Jan 24, 2017

Replay the video from the Jan. 17, 2017 Mahncke Park Neighborhood Association meeting. 

Watch a presentation on the Tier 1 Neighborhood Coalition by Beacon Hill Neighborhood Association President Cynthia Spielman. (See NOWCastSA story on Tier 1 here.)

Watch a presentation on NOWCastSA's new Neighborhood Membership program by Charlotte-Anne Lucas.

Watch a presentation by District 2 San Antonio City Councilman Alan Warrick.