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Written by Texas Tribune on Jun 5 2019 - 5:58pm
The Texas Tribune is touring the state with a series of post-session events recapping the major policy debates of the 86th Texas Legislature and what they mean for Texas' largest cities and surrounding communities.
Written by Hannah Wolf on Jun 4 2019 - 5:45pm
The Interfaith Welcome Coalition is in need of new volunteers, especially during the evening and overnight shifts because their overnight shelter for migrants is overcrowded.
Written by Hannah Wolf on Jun 4 2019 - 2:13pm
A 74-page comprehensive report about the status of women in San Antonio was recently published by Lily Casura, who recently completed her Masters of Social Work at the University of Texas in San Antonio, and Dr. Rogelio Sáenz, professor of demography at the University of Texas in San Antonio. The report was commissioned by the City of San Antonio. It was divided into four parts discussing four major topics: health and wellbeing, economic opportunities, political participation, and violence and safety.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Jun 4 2019 - 11:59am
Photo by Marco Verch on Flickr, under a Creative Commons 2.0 license. By Edmond Ortiz for NOWCastSA
Written by Hannah Wolf on Jun 4 2019 - 11:27am
Runoff candidates for City Council District 2, Jada Andrews-Sullivan and Keith Toney, answered questions from the  audience on June 3, 2019 at a forum hosted by the LightHouse Luncheon Group at the Plaza Club in Frost Bank Tower.
Written by Hannah Wolf on May 31 2019 - 11:37am
Runoff candidates for District 6, Melissa Cabello Havrda and Andy Greene, took questions from the online and in-person audience in a forum moderated by the League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area on May 22, 2019 at the San Antonio Food Bank. The candidates differed In response to a question about District 6 budget priorities.
Written by Hannah Wolf on May 31 2019 - 9:56am
Runoff candidates for City Council District 4, Adriana Rocha Garcia and Johnny Arredondo, took questions from the online and in-person audience in a forum moderated by the League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area on May 21 at St. Bonaventure Church Activity Center. (Scroll down to replay complete video of the forum.) The candidates had sharply differing views on topics, including climate change.
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 CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 12 2019 - 9:04am
Justice for Our Neighbors, a nonprofit that provides legal and humanitarian assistance for migrants, will be expanding its services along the Texas border, thanks to a grant from the United Methodist Committee on Relief.
Written by Texas Tribune on May 9 2019 - 3:54pm
By Julián Aguilar, The Texas Tribune | May 7, 2019