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Written by Trey Herrera on Oct 26 2017 - 12:03pm
Thank you for considering making a platelet donation. Your support helps make moments happen for our patients - including the holidays! As a thank you for this donation, we'd like to offer you a $10 gift certificate (while supplies last) to La Fiesta Supermarket to help make your holiday, too. Before You Give: EAT - Consume an iron-rich meal before you donate. For meal tips, click here.
Written by Garrett Heath on Nov 21 2016 - 2:45pm
The weather is moving towards “brisk” temperatures in the 70s, pecans are falling from the trees and Los Spurs are back at it on the court. This means one thing: we’re on a fast track to Thanksgiving and that glorious food. As we all know, the centerpiece of any good Thanksgiving Day meal is the turkey—that glorious bird that’s either roasted, fried or smoked. But if you’re a trypto-fan like me, you want turkey throughout the year, not just on the holidays.
Written by City of San Antonio on Nov 19 2015 - 11:07am
City Hall and most municipal offices will be closed to observe the Thanksgiving holidays Nov. 26-27, 2015. Uniform police officers and Fire/EMS personnel will be on duty. The schedule for garbage collection is as follows:
Written by DailyBreadMinistries on Nov 17 2014 - 8:23am
Daily Bread Ministries, a local Christian food bank, is partnering with a national nonprofit called Mercy Chefs that provides professionally prepared meals during natural disasters and emergencies. The organizations are working together to provide 2,000 hot meals to families in need this Thanksgiving.
Written by DailyBreadMinistries on Nov 17 2014 - 7:39am
Daily Bread Ministries, a local Christian food bank, is partnering with a national nonprofit called Mercy Chefs that provides professionally prepared meals during natural disasters and emergencies. The organizations are working together to provide 2,000 hot meals to families in need this Thanksgiving.
Written by colleenpence on Nov 25 2013 - 2:50pm
Whether you want to spruce up your home with quick, yet beautiful Thanksgiving decor, add creative, last-minute additions to your Turkey Day menu, or need clever ways to keep your kids busy while you cook, San Antonio mom bloggers have a suggestion or two.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Nov 13 2013 - 1:08pm
San Antonio City Hall and most municipal offices will be closed to observe the Thanksgiving holidays, Thursday, Nov. 22 and Friday, Nov. 23, 2018. But do you have to take the trash out on Thanksgiving? No, but there's a catch: You need to take the trash out a day early!
Written by JoleneAlmendarez on Nov 22 2011 - 5:30pm
Want to add a location or event to the map? Let us know at news@nowcastsa.org or let us know in the comments. The holiday season is upon us! While many people will be enjoying the next few weeks with friends, family, and mugs of hot chocolate, some people could use a helping hand to make the season a little bit cozier.   Whether you're hosting an event or gift donation site, we want to help people keep track of what you're doing. 
Written by nancypjohnson on Nov 22 2011 - 4:16pm
This Thanksgiving holiday, the NOWCastSA staff has plenty to be thankful for. Here are our top 10.
Written by nancypjohnson on Nov 22 2011 - 3:56pm
 The Raul Jimenez Thanksgiving Dinner has been mixed in San Antonio’s tradition since 1979 when the late Raul Jimenez fed 100 of San Antonio’s elderly and less fortunate. This year, 4,000 volunteers are expected to serve more than 25,000 who gather for the fellowship and the food, said event organizer Patricia Jimenez.