Veterans Day: A Parade and a Day for Remembrance

Patriotic citizens crowded the streets of downtown San Antonio Saturday morning to get a head start on Veterans Day celebrations in “Military City USA.” San Antonio has one of the largest active and retired military populations in the nation, meaning patriotism is deeply rooted and spread widely throughout the city.

City Convenes First World Heritage Symposium

Five leading individuals in the years-long quest to win World Heritage designation for the Alamo, the Spanish colonial Missions and the often forgotten Rancho de las Cabras appeared on stage Saturday morning to explore the meaning of San Antonio’s newfound “outstanding universal value” and what that means for the future of the Southside and the city at large.