Special Coverage

Written by JoleneAlmendarez on Jan 16, 2019
It was dark outside, and the fourth grade student’s grandmother was waiting in the parking lot to take her home from Girls Inc. San Antonio. But the girl clung to her last minutes of Internet access, scrambling to print out her homework from a computer so she could complete the assignment on paper…
Written by JoleneAlmendarez on Jan 15, 2019
Updated: Watch the video interview District 7 Councilwoman Ana Sandoval talking about the city's resolution to officially incorporate public participation into city governance. The resolution passed on Jan. 17, 2019 commits the city to follow guiding principles and ensure that public participation…
Written by rudyarispe on Jan 12, 2019
The McKenna Foundation has awarded Chosen a $30,000 grant to fund mentoring and parent education programs. This is the second gift from McKenna this year. The foundation also provided a $12,132 grant in the spring to help expand programs to serve more children and families.  Chosen is a…
Written by AJPesquera on Jan 09, 2019
San Antonio is, without question, the most backward city of any of the major urban Texas municipalities when it comes to making public records available. Opacity seems to be the rule.
Written by City of San Antonio on Jan 08, 2019
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Written by Guest on Jan 02, 2019
By Allyson R Waller, The Texas Tribune
Written by JoleneAlmendarez on Jan 02, 2019
Updated: Soon-to-be retired firefighter Dereck Hillyer was selected by community members to represent District 2 on City Council when the seat becomes vacant on Jan. 7.
Written by rudyarispe on Dec 31, 2018
The Baptist Health Foundation has awarded Chosen a $75,000 grant to fund mentoring and parent education for kinship families. Chosen is a nonprofit that helps children heal from trauma and strengthens foster, kinship and adoptive families through mentoring, parent education and therapeutic services…
Written by JoleneAlmendarez on Dec 28, 2018
Just a week after District 2 Councilman William "Cruz" Shaw announced his resignation, 10 people announced their willingness to fill the seat at the conclusion of a town hall where the community drove the priorities.