Special Coverage

Written by Mark Tirpak on Mar 01, 2017

I'm always saddened when plans for Hemisfair 'revitalization' don't mention the historic Woman's Pavilion, Marmon Mok's award-winning Confluence Theater (currently used as Wood Federal Courthouse), the Read More

Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 01, 2017

San Antonians are being introduced - or in some cases, reintroduced - this week to the city’s SA Tomorrow comprehensive plan.

The city is hosting open houses with representatives of a few city departments and other partner agencies provide basic information about the plan. The first of four open houses was held Feb. 28 at Stinson Airport. Last year, the City Council adopted the long-range plan to help guide the city as Bexar County prepares to add 1 million more residents by 2040.

Written by Garrett Heath on Feb 28, 2017

While on paternity leave, I noticed Taqueria El Trompo in a little strip mall off of Harry Wurzbach and Austin Highway. However, it took me nearly seven months to stop in because - 1) I now have a toddler and a baby that take up a lot of time and 2) the taqueria is situated in that weird nook off of Austin Highway that’s a little difficult to get to. But when I was with a buddy in that area looking for lunch, I immediately knew where we’d go.

Written by Rudy Arispe on Feb 28, 2017

The Harp & Shamrock Society of Texas has been “Keeping Irish History and Culture Alive” in central Texas for more than 50 years through music, arts, dance, sports and food. The Irish role in history is remembered and honored through many events, from the only St. Patrick’s Day River Parade in the world to the wreath-laying at the Alamo honoring the 35 Irish descendants who fought there.

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 26, 2017

This video by the ACLU explains the presidential actions regarding transgender students and the civil rights case heading to the U.S. Supreme Court on March 28.

Last year, President Barack Obama said civil rights laws should cover transgender students, but in 2017, President Donald Trump said transgender students should not be covered by civil rights laws.

But the courts determine the law, and the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on this issue on March 28, 2017.