The street that once held my grandparent’s house had become ground zero for HemisFair ‘68, the main gateway to a world’s fair that brought more than six million visitors to San Antonio.
Villanova University claimed its second NCAA men’s basketball championship in three seasons Monday night, defeating Michigan, 79-62.
The Alamodome was the setting for two NCAA Final Four semifinals that yielded a Michigan-Villanova matchup for Monday night’s title game.
UTSA’s Steve Henson and a handful of past and present Spurs know how the roar of the Final Four crowd, and the magic of the moment, will electrify.
Local economist Steve Nivin projects the Final Four will attract 93,000 out-of-town visitors and inject $185 million into the economy.
Marty Wender’s rehabilitation and recovery puts a new face on his long-repeated claim: San Antonio is Medical City USA.
At age 15, Ethan Bryant gave up soccer after one season at Brandeis High School to pursue the rare opportunity to train with San Antonio FC.
Learning on the fly helped Mays build a super-sized legacy. An astute understanding of business models and timing enabled him to amass a fortune.
Mayor Ron Nirenberg said the four-day event will attract 70,000 visitors, fill more than 40,000 hotel room nights, and generate “priceless media exposure.”
Moore, a 16-year-old Reagan High School junior, suffered sudden cardiac arrest, which claims more than 350,000 lives a year in the United States.