Special Coverage

Written by rudyarispe on Aug 03, 2017

Eva’s Heroes is encouraging brothers and sisters, who are 18 and older and who have a sibling with special needs, to register now for the organization’s free SA Sibs program that begins Aug. 19 with a meet-and-greet at Paramour.

SA Sibs offers monthly sessions that include discussion activities, social outings, games and opportunities to make new friends. To register, visit www.evasheroes.org and look for SA Sibs under the Programs section or call (210) 694-9090.

Written by Texas Tribune on Aug 02, 2017

by Julián Aguilar, The Texas Tribune

Representatives from Texas’ business, local government and higher education sectors argued Tuesday that the state’s new immigration-enforcement law, which is slated to take effect Sept. 1, could do billions of dollars in damage to the Texas economy.

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Aug 02, 2017

Twenty-five San Antonio teenagers earned laptops and Sprint hotspots after graduating from a two-day digital literacy training program on Aug. 1, 2017.

The training was part of the ConnectHome Digital Literacy Passport Program  which is designed to help students in public housing get a lift across the digital divide.


Watch a video from the graduation here:

Written by City of San Antonio on Jul 28, 2017

The Department of Human Services, City of San Antonio, and Haven for Hope are reaching out to help the most vulnerable community members as San Antonio braces for near-record high temperatures this weekend.
 
The Department of Human Services (DHS) will open four facilities from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, July 29  and Sunday July 30 as cooling stations. The sites, covering four quadrants of the city, are:

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 23, 2017

Nine immigrants are dead and 20 others are clinging to life after they were found inside a smuggler's truck at a Wal-Mart on July 23, 2017. Here is how San Antonio responded.