Special Coverage

Written by carolinecrosson on Apr 14, 2014

FRC Team 3997, the Screaming Chickens of San Antonio were Finalists in the Lone Star FRC Regional, winning the wild cart slot. This win provided an invitation to the US FIRST World Championships  in St Louis, MO April 23-27,  2014.

Written by rmcmer on Apr 14, 2014

Students across the Alamo City are preparing for the State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness, or STAAR, between April 21 and 24. This latest round of high-stakes testing, known to increase anxiety levels for students and educators alike, happens to fall during National Stress Awareness Month.

Written by City of San Antonio on Apr 10, 2014

San Antonio Parks and Rec

San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department officials announced today that the park curfew will be lifted at selected City parks for the Easter holiday.

The park curfew will be lifted beginning at 11 p.m. on Thursday, April 17, and will resume at 11 p.m. on Easter Sunday, April 20.

Written by San Antonio Pub... on Apr 10, 2014

The San Antonio Public Library, SAPL, has expanded its services with a new digital collection website experience just for children and teens.  Through a partnership with OverDrive, Inc., Children and Teen eReading Rooms are now available at mysapl.org. The eReading rooms provide a virtual environment for children and teens to browse within the SAPL digital library.

Written by City of San Antonio on Apr 04, 2014

With spring in the air, temperatures in south Texas can climb high quickly. With winter behind, people are not acclimated yet to deal with high degrees. Temperatures this week have reached above average readings and the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District (Metro Health) notifies the community to take precautions against increasing heat.

Excessive heat events are common in the San Antonio area and south Texas. These events are public health threats because they often increase the number of daily deaths and nonfatal adverse health outcomes in affected populations.