Special Coverage

Written by Edmond Ortiz on Apr 18, 2019
Photo by Marco Verch on Flickr, under a Creative Commons 2.0 license. By Edmond Ortiz for NOWCastSA
Written by Cynthia Spielman on Apr 11, 2019
Several years ago, my neighborhood association and each one of its members personally were threatened by a local powerful developer with a lawsuit. We were told that not only would we be sued as an association but each one personally would be “tied up for life” in an expensive legal battle. He said…
Written by rudyarispe on Apr 06, 2019
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…
Written by gsbaird on Apr 04, 2019
By Stephen Baird
Written by rudyarispe on Apr 02, 2019
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,…
Written by rudyarispe on Apr 02, 2019
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…
Written by rudyarispe on Apr 02, 2019
The Dallas Cowboys launch their first-ever Fiesta medal that goes on sale April 2. The medal will initially be sold online at shopfiesta.org and then sold at retail outlets throughout San Antonio, including H-E-B. The cost of the medal is $15. Proceeds from the sales benefit the local Command of…
Written by JoleneAlmendarez on Mar 29, 2019
Sobbing and pleading for help, Silvia Rodriguez stood before a special meeting of the Housing Commission on March 12. In the previous nine years, her rent at the Soapworks apartment increased by about $100 a month, or just under 3% a year. But when the apartment complex changed hands in October of…
Written by Calasia_Haynes on Mar 19, 2019
The San Antonio Planning Department gave residents a presentation to explain proposed future land use categories, as part of the SA Tomorrow Comprehensive Plan. This meeting was held July 31, 2018 at Stinson Airport. Watch video here, or scroll down to watch in Spanish:   English Version:…