Special Coverage

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 29, 2016

San Antonio City Hall and most municipal offices will be closed to observe the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 30, 2016.

But do you have to take out the trash on Memorial Day?

Yes. Recycling, organics recycling and garbage will be collected on Monday, May 30.

The Bitters Brush Recycling Center, 1800 Wurzbach Parkway and the Nelson Gardens Brush Recycling Center, 8963 Nelson will both be open.

Dead animal collection crews will be on duty and the 3-1-1 Call Center will be operational.

Written by Rudy Arispe on May 26, 2016

SA Youth honored Councilman Rey Saldaña; Katie Harvey, CEO of KGBTexas Communications; and Kim Lubel, president and CEO of CST Brands, for their contributions to the community and youth during the 2016 Briscoe Friends of Youth Awards May 25 at the Briscoe Western Art Museum. 

“These three individuals have encouraged thousands of inner-city kids to succeed in life. They are also role models in business and in life, encouraging the next generation of leaders to spread their wings and reach for the stars,” Cynthia Le Monds, SA Youth president & CEO, said. 

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 24, 2016

At NOWCastSA, we try to make the world a better and more sensical place by empowering people to separate facts from crap - to distinguish the real and the true from the misinformation, disinformation and sometimes deliberately deceptive information circulating online.

During the 2016 presidential election, many people fell for fake news. See if you can spot the fake news stories by taking this quiz by The Guardian.

Written by Rudy Arispe on May 23, 2016

Twelve pianists from the U.S., Russia, Ukraine, Israel, China and South Korea will compete for the gold medal, concert performance opportunities and a $15,000 cash prize during the 12th San Antonio International Piano Competition (SAIPC) June 5-12 at the Ruth Taylor Recital Hall at Trinity University. Admission to the competition performances and Winner’s Recital is free.

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 19, 2016

Replay video: Saint Mary's University School of Law professor Albert Kauffman and IDRA National Director of Policy David Hinojosa discussed the Texas Supreme Court ruling on the state's school finance s