Written by Vivian Lopez on May 17 2021 - 2:06pm
Teri Castillo and Rudy Lopez will face each other in a runoff election for the District 5 City Council seat. Interested to learn about their views and politics? The Westside Neighborhood Associations Coalition has District 5 voters covered as they will be hosting the event. It will be held outdoors at 1430 S. Florest St. on May 22, 2021. Masks, temperature checks, and social distancing will be enforced. The event will also be streaming on YouTube where you can watch it anytime, anywhere.  
Written by Vivian Lopez on May 17 2021 - 1:58pm
District 1 is having a runoff between Robert Treviño and Mario Bravo. Need help deciding who to vote for? No problem, we've got you covered! The District 1 Runoff Candidate Conversation event will be at The Cove, 606 W Cypress St. starting at 7:30 p.m.  If you rather not attend in person, the event will be streaming on YouTube where you can watch anytime, anywhere.
Written by Vivian Lopez on May 15 2021 - 12:18pm
Join NOWCastSA for the District 1 Runoff Candidate Conversation with incumbent Robert Treviño and challenger Mario Bravo as they compete for your vote and discuss their views. Early voting is from May 24 to June 1 and Election Day will be on June 5, 2021. The Candidate Conversation will be hosted by NOWCastSA in partnership with Local Community News, San Antonio Heron, and the San Antonio Current. Moderators will be NOWCastSA Executive Director Charlotte-Anne Lucas and San Antonio Heron Editor Ben Olivo.
Written by urban15 on May 12 2021 - 1:33pm
It is with great honor that The Urban-15 Group announces that its’ first ever winner of this years’ Gregg Barrios “Precious Words” Prize is none other than the world-renowned poet, writer, and Tejana; Amalia Ortiz. Amalia is a woman of many achievements. She is a published author, playwright, and activist whose poetry book, “Rant. Chant. Chisme.” was handpicked by NBC News’ “10 Great Latino Books in 2015.” Congratulations are in order for Amalia!
Written by City of San Antonio on May 1 2021 - 12:59pm
The 1st Annual Southside Book Fair will be held on May 16, 2021. Hosted by Live from the Southside, Scooby Van of San Antonio, and Brooster’s Backyard Icehouse, local Southside authors and other Texas authors will be featured. The book fair will showcase up to twenty authors who will be autographing and selling their books. A kid’s writing contest will be held to encourage kids to write and share their stories. The top three winners will be awarded prizes and featured in Live From the Southside Magazine.