Special Coverage

Written by Don Mathis on Feb 21, 2017

The Esperanza Center opened its doors in solidarity with the National General Strike in opposition to the current administration. On Friday, Feb. 17, Strike4Democracy coordinated more than 100 strike actions across the country to stand up for America’s democratic principles. Local poets and protestors included Eliza Perez, Don Mathis, Enrique Sanchez, Gianna Rendon, Monica Landry, and Elva Treviño.

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 20, 2017

Four tornadoes tore through San Antonio over the night of Feb. 19, 2017. Here is the story, in your own words on social media posts, starting from the oldest and ending with the newest posts.

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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 19, 2017

The Alta Vista Neighborhood Association met on Jan. 25, 2017 to discuss issues including the Vacant Building Program.

Claudia Guerra, newly elected board president, introduced John Stevens, manager of the San Antonio Office of Historic Preservation’s Vacant Building Program. (Link to more information: http://www.sanantonio.gov/Vacant-Building )

Written by Edmond Ortiz on Feb 18, 2017

About 200 people marched through the streets of San Antonio Saturday, Feb. 18, protesting the Trump Administration’s immigration policies.

Liberty League of San Antonio, a grassroots organization, organized the peaceful event, which went viral via a Facebook invite.