The Alamodome will serve as a no-cost mass COVID-19 vaccine site, beginning Jan. 11, 2020. The site will require registration and will be able to vaccinate approximately 1,500 persons per day from the start. Those who are eligible to receive the vaccines are Phase 1A which includes healthcare workers, and residents at long-term care facilities, and Phase 1B, which includes residents over 65-years-old or residents 16 and older with a chronic medical condition.
Written by City of San Antonio on Jan 8 2021 - 4:21pm
Written by Rudy Arispe on Mar 3 2017 - 9:00am
Bernice Appelin-Williams was driving through an East Side neighborhood near the Alamodome not long ago, when she came upon several dilapidated houses placed atop massive flatbed trailers that she figured were destined for demolition. Piqued by a penchant for exploring abandoned properties, she took out her camera and snapped away.
Written by MichaelWhite on Oct 30 2014 - 12:09am
A new book by Heywood Sanders, a professor of Public Administration at University of Texas at San Antonio, takes a hard look at the history, politics and development of convention centers across the United States. Sanders talked about his book, Convention Center Follies: Politics, Power, and Public Investment in American Cities, on Oct. 29, 2014 at UTSA's downtown campus.
Written by paveway42 on Jan 7 2012 - 7:36pm
In front of a U.S. Army All-American Bowl record crowd of 39,011, the West squad defeated the East 24-12. Saturday’s win evens the overall series 6-6 in the 12th annual game held in the Alamodome. San Antonio was represented by Sam Houston High School’s defensive end Javonte Magee who dealt a ferocious hit on the first play of the game to pump up the West crowd.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jun 9 2011 - 10:54am
REPLAY THE VIDEOS: Watch archived video all eight graduation ceremonies from the SAISD high schools in the video player here. Please join the conversation and celebrate the accomplishments of these young people by watching the video, participating in the chat and coming back for another replay.