Written by Vivian Lopez on May 08, 2021
Replay video from the  District 2 Runoff Candidate Conversation with Jada Andrews-Sullivan and Jalen Mckee-Rodriguez. The two were the top vote-getters in the May 1 election and are facing off in the June 5 runoff. Early voting is from May 24 to June 1.  The event was hosted by NOWCastSA in…
Written by Texas Tribune on Apr 24, 2021
"Relatives of Texans killed by police hope Derek Chauvin’s conviction will advance the state’s George Floyd Act" was first published by The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them — about public policy, politics, government and…
Written by Texas Tribune on Apr 24, 2021
"Texas House votes down budget amendment aimed at giving health coverage to more uninsured Texans" was first published by The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them — about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Apr 14, 2021
Editor’s note: This story originally appeared at Local Community News in partnership with NOWCastSA. San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg and his chief opponent in the May 1 election former District 6 Councilman Greg Brockhouse, outlined their visions for the city’s future during a virtual…
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Apr 14, 2021
Note: This story originally appeared at Local Community News. Ten of 12 candidates running for the San Antonio District 2 City Council seat answered a wide range of voters’ questions during an online forum ahead of the May 1 elections.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 06, 2021
With 14 people on the May 1 ballot running to be the next mayor of San Antonio, it is a legitimate question to ask how NOWCastSA chose two for our Mayoral Candidate Town Hall. NOWCastSA has decided to feature two candidates based on a policy developed by the excellent journalists at Texas…
Written by City of San Antonio on Mar 30, 2021
Common sense tips can keep every member of your family safe at the party.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 30, 2021
Music fans and moviegoers who have attended past South by Southwest festivals are familiar with standing in long lines to see a showcase artist or watch the premiere of a highly anticipated film. But, more than a year into the COVID-19 pandemic, there have been no lines or crowded venues in Austin…
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 28, 2021
Following a pandemic-forced cancellation in 2020, the annual South by Southwest conference returned this year, albeit completely virtual. Multiple panels and presentations traversed topics of institutional inclusion, healthcare equity, homelessness and climate change, with input from several Texan…
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 25, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic, having disrupted many elements of society, also helped to further expose problems affecting students and educators, including the digital divide and struggles to grow the educational workforce pipeline. Experts addressed these and other issues at South by Southwest (SXSW)…