From the Texas Butterfly Ranch website: The Monarch Butterfly and Pollinator Festival is BACK! Our sixth annual Festival unfolds with multiple events this year throughout October. Festival day occurs Saturday, October 16, 2021, at Confluence Park. PLEASE JOIN US! You’ll learn about the monarch butterfly migration, the importance of the wildlife pollinators that make one out of every three bites of our food possible, and our special connections to Canada and Mexico.
Written by Rachael Graham on Sep 23 2021 - 2:35pm
From The Tower of the Americas Facebook page: Join us for Market Day at the Tower! We will be featuring over 30 local vendors from across San Antonio. You can come browse, shop and enjoy! This is a FREE family-friendly event with food and music! If you’re interested in becoming a vendor, please contact Amber Nemer at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 210-223-3101 ext. 223. *Event is free and open to the public. *Parking rates apply. Please visit our website for more information. *Event is subject to change or cancel without prior notice.
Written by Rachael Graham on Sep 23 2021 - 2:31pm
From the Water Lantern Festival website: Water Lantern Festival is filled with fun, happiness, hope, and great memories that you'll cherish for a lifetime. This is a family friendly event that can be shared by everyone. Friends, families, neighbors, and lots of people that you haven't met can come together to create a peaceful, memorable experience. Each adult ticket comes with the following:
Written by City of San Antonio on Jun 19 2021 - 12:26pm
Bring the whole family out for a FREE family activity to kick off the Fourth of July Weekend Fun! We will meet at 3635 E. Houston at 9 am and the bike route will start at 10 am. We will be stopping at Martin Luther King Park and Comanche Park for water breaks if needed. The bike route will end at the South Side Lions Park for hotdogs, hamburgers, and chips. You can bring your sports balls/lawn games and play with them at this time with members of the SABPOC. Members of the SABPOC will ride back to the original location and anyone can join us to return to their vehicles.
Written by Jeremy Cash on Jun 29 2016 - 8:48pm
Carrizo Springs, TX -- Dimmit County Commissioners rejected a proposal from Stratton Oilfield Systems that would have turned a former “Man Camp” into a privately operated detention facility similar to those in Karnes and Dilley which are used by Immigration and Customs Enforcement to detain asylum-seeking mothers and children. After heated opposition and even heckling from Dimmit residents and refugee advocates, Dimmit County Commissioners unanimously turned down the proposal, becoming the second Texas county in June to reject a federal family detention center.
Written by Patrick1Gall on Jan 3 2016 - 7:15pm
January is Nation Radon Action Month. This Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) initiative brings the dangers of radon to the forefront of news and media nationwide. Radon is a naturally occurring carcinogen with many case studies showing a direct correlation to Lung Cancer and other possible diseases. Radon is a radioactive gas produced by the breakdown of uranium, thorium and radium in rock and soil. With no scent or taste and being invisible, Radon is a silent killer that seeps into building structures and does not discriminate against its victims.
Written by lcarter on Nov 24 2015 - 2:27pm
Four reasons why the 18th annual Mission to Mission Charity Bike Tour hosted by Mission Trail Rotary Club on December 5, 2015 is the best of the season.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 2 2015 - 6:52pm
The Edge: news that may have flown under your radar, a look at what you can expect people to be talking about next week and the links to share it all.
Written by lcarter on Aug 11 2014 - 4:18pm
Shaded by a grove of pecan trees, the campus of Blessed Sacrament Academy (BSA) at 1135 Mission Road graces the South Side of San Antonio. A ministry of the Sisters of the Incarnate Word and Blessed Sacrament since 1926, BSA continues to impact the lives of individuals and strengthen families on a daily basis.
Written by City of San Antonio on Apr 10 2014 - 3:41pm
San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department officials announced today that the park curfew will be lifted at selected City parks for the Easter holiday. The park curfew will be lifted beginning at 11 p.m. on Thursday, April 17, and will resume at 11 p.m. on Easter Sunday, April 20.