Special Coverage

Written by lcarter on Nov 18, 2014

There’s no denying San Antonio has a large number of youth and teens hanging over the precipice — in danger of falling into lives as under-educated, chronically unemployed adults; alcohol or drug abusers; or perhaps incarceration. Since 1995, Por Vida Academy Charter High School located on the campus of Blessed Sacrament Academy at 1135 Mission Road has been throwing a lifeline to some of the most vulnerable in our community.

Written by DailyBreadMinistries on Nov 17, 2014

Daily Bread Ministries, a local Christian food bank, is partnering with a national nonprofit called Mercy Chefs that provides professionally prepared meals during natural disasters and emergencies. The organizations are working together to provide 2,000 hot meals to families in need this Thanksgiving.

Written by City of San Antonio on Nov 11, 2014

On Nov. 8, 2014 District 4 Councilman Rey Saldaña, VIA President and CEO Jeff Arndt, VIA’s Senior Vice President of Public Engagement Charlie Gonzalez, and 26 District 4 Neighborhood Association leaders embarked on a first-of-its-kind “Town Hall on Wheels” across the Southwest side of San Antonio. 

Written by San Antonio Riv... on Nov 06, 2014

The San Antonio River Authority (SARA) has launched a step-by-step guide with informative videos to help homeowners design and build a rain garden which can help to beautify a yard and protect our river and streams from the harmful effects of storm water runoff.

”The website offers something for everyone: four short videos for visual learners, text guidelines in an easy-to-follow question and answer format, diagrams and simple math equations for individuals who enjoy an easy technical challenge,” said Karen Bishop, SARA Sustainability Program Leader.

Written by rmcmer on Nov 03, 2014

Goodwill San Antonio is inviting the public to a free San Antonio Fashion Week Event where local fashion blogger Agosto Cuellar will join costume designers in showcasing how they have made fashion careers out of repurposing goods and clothing from Goodwill San Antonio.