Special Coverage

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 24, 2015
Faith-based groups, lawyers, community leaders and elected officials nationwide are imploring the federal government to release asylum-seeking mothers and their children who are being held in prison-like conditions in South Texas. 
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 24, 2015
NOWCastSA teamed up with Texas Public Radio to spend time learning more about the personal qualities of  the four front-runners in the 2015 campaign for mayor of San Antonio. Texas Radio produced an audio profile of each candidate that paired with a longer video piece produced by NOWCastSA.…
Written by rmcmer on Apr 21, 2015
Goodwill Industries of San Antonio is celebrating Fiesta 2015 in a big way by commemorating its 70th Anniversary with a special Fiesta Medal contest and donation campaign. The nonprofit will give away 70 medals to Facebook fans throughout Fiesta. For a chance to win this coveted keepsake, “like”…
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 19, 2015
The San Antonio regulation that Uber rejects was co-authored by executives of the ride-hailing service, according to top city leaders who negotiated and drafted the ordinance. 
Written by pauliedigi on Apr 19, 2015
When most people hear "civic engagement," the first thing that comes to mind is voting. Through voting, citizens hold the ultimate power of choosing who represents them in government. This power is extremely important, but the process of civic engagement requires so much more than registering to…
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 19, 2015
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2015, we gathered your best work from Twitter, Facebook, Instagrams, Vine, slideshows, blogs, videos and articles to create a multimedia story told from nearly 40 perspectives. We also included an "explainer" on the hashtag #ReclaimMLK which owned the day in San…
Written by San Antonio Metropolitan Health District on Nov 21, 2014
Updated for 2017: Metro Health and the YMCA of Greater San Antonio teamed up to fight the diabetes locally and want to remind the community of free classes for diabetes prevention and management.
Written by Kris_Serold on Apr 24, 2014
Watch video of former mayor Phil Hardberger talking about his namesake park, its history and plans for the future.  Scroll down to read more about the park.
Written by Kris_Serold on Mar 13, 2014
On October 5, 2013, a varied group of citizens, engineers, and historians talked about the Hays Street Bridge, trains, and their history in San Antonio, Texas.  Nettie Hinton, a Founding Member of the Hays Street Bridge Restoration Group B.L. Mier, San Antonio Railroad History Museum
Written by Amanda Evrard on Nov 13, 2013
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!