By Edmond Ortiz San Antonians will be speaking up and representing their communities on key issues from March 9 to March 18 at the 2018 South by Southwest, the annual Austin festival that celebrates convergence of technology, music and cinema. Individuals from San Antonio nonprofits, businesses and academia are scheduled to talk about topics including diversity, health care, community organization, empowering women, minority communities, aging and entrepreneurship.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 8 2018 - 8:46pm
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 2 2017 - 6:04pm
San Antonio's Pride Bigger than Texas festival and parade began the morning of July 1, 2017 with a community "Chalk It Up" creation of a chalk rainbow crosswalks at the intersection of Evergreen and Main. The crosswalks were augmented by a diagonal blue line in memory of San Antonio Police officer Miguel Moreno who was shot and killed near there a day earlier. Here is a Storify of the day, built with the Tweets, Instagrams and Facebook posts of 39 of your neighbors:
Written by admin_charlotteanne on Jul 6 2016 - 6:08pm
This week: San Antonio hits a Level Two Heat Advisory, what the new anti-idling ordinance means; more on the Brackenridge Park draft master plan and a look back at San Antonio Pride festival and parade. : Extreme Heat
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 31 2016 - 3:12pm
At the 2016 Mini Maker Faire at San Antonio’s Central Library, you helped us make a movie about why San Antonio is a great place to live and how it could be improved for the future. We asked you what you love about San Antonio and you came through in a big way. Several of you said the best thing about our city is the people. Then we asked you how San Antonio could be even better, and you had some great suggestions, from better public transportation to cooler summers.
Written by Clayton Price on Jul 30 2014 - 1:31pm
For nearly two centuries, San Antonio has played a vital role in providing support and safe haven for refugees from around the world.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 19 2014 - 12:56pm
Replay Video: NOWCastSA webcast a mini-conference at Gemini Ink on July 20 where local writers, activists and artists discussed how our words can change our landscape.
Written by Martha Reyna on Jun 18 2014 - 3:51pm
San Antonio's 5th World Refugee Day was celebrated on June 21 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the St. Francis Episcopal Church, 4242 Bluemel Rd.
Written by Philtastic on May 5 2014 - 2:49am
On April 19, Polar World Enterprises hosted the inaugural Polar Fest in San Antonio. Polar Fest featured popular hip hop artists such as Migos, Dorrough, Kirko Bangz and Lil Ronny, just to name a few.
Written by Kris_Serold on Feb 4 2014 - 3:13pm
SAY Sí is currently accepting submissions for its 4th Annual Young Playwright’s Festival, Wings to Fly. The ALAS Youth Theatre Company will select and produce an evening of short plays written by emerging young writers from the San Antonio area. The selected scripts will culminate into a weekend-long festival where local audiences will enjoy a diverse collection of new works written by San Antonio’s next generation of playwrights.