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Written by Hannah Wolf on Jun 4 2019 - 3:44pm
From the San Antonio Food Bank newsletter: Join us for an Evening on the Edge at Topaz in the La Cantera Resort & Spa. You'll sip on summer-inspired cocktails over live music and enjoy unrivaled Hill Country views at this pool party. Proceeds benefit the San Antonio Food Bank. Details and tickets (pre-sold for $30) can be found here.
Written by Hannah Wolf on May 31 2019 - 1:14pm
From Travis Park's news release: This FREE outdoor, family friendly event features a movie, food trucks and kids activities every Tuesday in June and July. Enjoy free parking after 5 p.m. at City operated garages, lots, and meters as part of Downtown Tuesday. Catch “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” on June 4, “Zootopia” on June 11, “Mary Poppins Returns” on June 18, and “The Little Mermaid” on June 25. For more information, please visit the Travis Park Facebook events page.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 30 2019 - 11:19am
Replay video of the viewing, rosary, and funeral for Andres "Andy" Sarabia on May 13 and 14, 2019 at his parish, Holy Family Catholic Church.
Written by southwest work… on Apr 29 2019 - 8:10pm
Southwest Workers Union celebrates International Workers’ Day 2019 with a workers resource fair at The Movement Gallery, 1416 E. Commerce St., San Antonio, on May 5, from 12 p.m. to  5 p.m.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 25 2019 - 6:42pm
Join NOWCastSA on April 28 at 7 p.m. right on this page for a live webcast of the first Cosmic Mass in San Antonio with Rev. Dr. Matthew Fox.
Written by Texas Tribune on Apr 23 2019 - 4:54pm
By Elizabeth Byrne, The Texas Tribune | April 22, 2019
Written by rudyarispe on Apr 6 2019 - 11:52am
During Fiesta San Antonio from 2012-2018, there was a nearly 20 percent increase in alcohol-related crashes in Bexar County and a 41 percent increase in resulting injuries, a study has found. The study, “Alcohol-Involved Crashes During Fiesta San Antonio,” was commissioned by Hill Law Firm to call attention to drunk driving that occurs during the Alamo City’s biggest celebration of the year – and to encourage Fiesta revelers to avoid driving while intoxicated.
Written by gsbaird on Apr 4 2019 - 5:00pm
By Stephen Baird
Written by rudyarispe on Apr 2 2019 - 2:45pm
HealthTexas Medical Group celebrated the opening of its newest facility, the San Pedro Clinic on March 27.   Located at 530 San Pedro Ave., the 19,000-square-foot, primary care clinic includes 30 exam rooms, two laboratories, a pharmacy and enough space for 10 medical providers. Additionally, an 8,100-square-foot, community center will open later this year.  The community center will become a hub not only for the Medical Group but also for the surrounding community with ample space to host educational events, health fairs, exercise groups and senior events. 
Written by rudyarispe on Apr 2 2019 - 1:00pm
When a group of pioneering women joined forces in 1984 to establish a nonprofit now known as the SA Cancer Council dedicated to supporting the former Cancer Therapy & Research Center, they had one goal in mind: Make a difference in the fight against cancer. Thirty-five years later, the fight continues with funds raised annually for cutting-edge, cancer research and patient assistance at the Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center.