Charles Martin “Marty” Wender, one of San Antonio’s most prominent real estate developers and civic leaders, suffered burns to over 20% of his body after losing consciousness inside the steam shower at his home on Thursday evening, and is now listed in serious condition at the burn unit at the San Antonio Military Medical Center at Fort Sam Houston.
H-E-B has issued a voluntary recall for its Creamy Creations Caramel Pecan Turtle Ice Cream, due to the possible presence of wood pieces in the product.
Five San Antonio public housing communities will soon have access to some of the fastest Internet speeds in the country, for free. Google Fiber and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced Wednesday morning that five San Antonio Housing Authority developments will receive 1,000-megabits-per-second Internet service through ConnectHome.
More than 1,700 teenagers from San Antonio and Bexar County area high schools got a glimpse at life on the job during the Citywide Job Shadow Day on Tuesday.
Editor’s note: Lea Thompson began working as a freelance contributor to the Rivard Report one year ago, and joined our staff as a fulltime reporter and assistant editor in late 2015.
The City’s hands-free driving ordinance went into effect last January, but San Antonio drivers continue to text, talk and use their cell phones on the road. Between Feb.1 and Dec.
San Antonio Police Chief William McManus broke his silence on the 2014 fatal shooting of Marquise Jones during a tense City Council B session Wednesday, saying the off-duty police officer who shot Jones was not at fault.
Jones, a 23-year-old African-American man, was shot and killed by SAPD officer Robert Encina in the drive-thru of Chacho’s and Chalucci’s on the city’s near-Northeast side.
Bexar County Commissioners on Tuesday approved the San Antonio River Authority’s search for a construction manager to lead the San Pedro Creek Project, in an attempt to get the development back on track.
San Antonio Police Chief William McManus and Councilman Alan Warrick (D2) met with nearly 40 near-Eastside neighborhood residents on Tuesday night who listed several criminal threats in the neighborhood.
Food and health experts taught the 30 H-E-B Slim Down Showdown contestants how to cook delicious meals with nutrition in mind Wednesday night at the H-E-B Culinary Academy on South Flores Street.