Special Coverage

Written by JayAlmendarez13 on May 09, 2016

Austin residents proved that money can't buy you love, voting 56 to 44 percent to resoundingly reject Proposition 1 and to keep the requirement that drivers for ride-hailing companies pass ten-fingerprint background checks.

Written by City of San Antonio on May 09, 2016

The #SASpeakUp campaign asks San Antonio residents to share their ideas about what they would like to see included in the City’s Fiscal Year 2017 budget. The City is taking the campaign out into the community by deploying street teams at various community-wide events to gather input in an effort to reach more people in more places.

Look for the #SASpeakUp team at the following events:

Written by Rudy Arispe on May 02, 2016

The Dela Wright White Charitable Lead Trust awarded Impact San Antonio a $25,000 unrestricted grant. This donation, in honor of Dela White, founder of Sunshine Cottage, is the largest, non-voting grant contribution that Impact SA has ever received. The grant will be combined with the membership contributions of the women of Impact SA and applied directly to the grants the organization will award to other nonprofits during Grant Award Night on October 19. 

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 26, 2016

The U.S. Treasury said it will put abolitionist leader and feminist Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill, responding to a public campaign to put women’s images on U.S. currency.

What makes Tubman so special?

University of Texas at San Antonio professor Catherine Clinton wrote a biography of Tubman called The Road to Freedom

Written by JayAlmendarez13 on Apr 26, 2016

As her signature initiative, San Antonio Poet Laureate Laurie Ann Guerrero challenged people in the community to write love poems to the city.

The winning poems were transformed into artistic renditions on the walls of the Culture Commons in Plaza De Armas near City Hall.

At NOWCastSA, we recorded the artists’ poems and preserved the enchanting exhibit on video.

We’re releasing the first video now and will be publishing the rest in the series over the next few weeks.

Watch. Share. Repeat.