In support of arts and artists in San Antonio, ¡VIVA! A Live Telethon will take place on Saturday, May 8 from 6:00 p.m. to midnight, in partnership with Luminaria, Nelco Media, and Texas Public Radio. The 6-hour telethon will be hosted by local musician Garrett T. Capps and livestreamed on the Texas Public Radio Facebook page from the Malú & Carlos Alvarez Theater & Studio, inside the Irma & Emilio Nicolas Media Center, at Texas Public Radio’s new downtown headquarters. The program will also be streamed on multiple Facebook channels, YouTube, TPR.org, and LuminariaSA.org.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 7 2020 - 9:10pm
In partnership with Texas Public Radio, the Luminaria Artist Foundation, Nelco Media and the Lonesome Rose, NOWCastSA webcast ¡VIVA! a live telethon supporting the Arts & Artists of San Antonio on Saturday May 9, 2020. (Scroll down to watch the webcast on this page) The ¡VIVA! pre-game livestream aired for three hours, starting 3 p.m. From 6 p.m. to midnight, Garrett T. Capps hosted the "streamathon" live from The Lonesome Rose on St. Mary’s St.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Nov 29 2017 - 8:55pm
In a special Facebook Live address on Nov. 29, San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg called for stronger ethics rules and stricter oversigh of nonprofit organizations that contract with the city. "Recent revelations innvolving the Tricentennial Commission and Centro San Antonio" are "threatening to shake one of the strengths of our local government - public trust," Nirenberg said as he opened the five-minute address.
Written by Daniel Serna on Apr 13 2017 - 12:22pm
About 300 people community and faith leaders gathered at The Oblate School of Theology on April 3, 2017 for a conversation about San Antonio’s new Faith-Based Community Initiative, designed to strengthen the relationships between the city, area faith-based communities and nonprofits.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 12 2017 - 9:59pm
Thanks to underwriting support from Texas Public Radio you can replay the April 20 webcast of the San Antonio Mayoral forum at the TPR studio right here:
Written by Brooke Cowey on Mar 31 2017 - 12:42pm
Replay the video from our webcast of a panel discussion on Ethics in the Trump Era on April 8 at the Patriots’ Casa at Texas A&M University-San Antonio. This event was sponsored by the San Antonio Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalism.
Written by Brooke Cowey on Mar 20 2017 - 3:40pm
Replay the webcast video from Texas Women of Influence, a panel discussion with San Antonio women leaders about their careers, the challenges they faced in business and their advice for other women.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Feb 22 2017 - 8:50pm
Updated: What is "puro" in San Antonio? In a Feb. 21 event at Brick at Blue Star Arts Complex, 11 San Antonians offered their thoughts on what makes something or someone purely San Antonio. The consensus? It depends on one's viewpoint, the speakers and audience members said. The definition could range from music or color to food or sense of place. Or all of the above.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 4 2017 - 8:06pm
Replay the video of the NOWCastSA webcast of We The People, a Conversation of the Heart, produced by CompassionNET San Antonio and the interfaith San Antonio peaceCENTER recorded at the Oblate School of Theology, Whitley Theological Center on Jan. 5. Partners in the conversation include Celebration Circle, Dialogue Institute, Dreamweek San Antonio, Episcopal Church of Reconciliation, Esperanza Center for Peace and Justice, InterReligious Council of San Antonio, Jewish Federation of San Antonio, Our Lady of the Lake University, SoL Center, and TPR's Dare to Listen.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Nov 16 2016 - 9:44pm
Replay the video from the live webcast of the State of Child Welfare, an in-depth town hall on Thursday, Nov. 17. The free community event was hosted by The Children's Shelter in partnership with Texas Public Radio and was moderated by Shelley Kofler, TPR news director.