One High-Crime Corner Gets a Makeover

Anyone who’s spent much time around the intersection of Nolan Street and North New Braunfels Avenue on the city’s Eastside knows that the Handy Stop gas station and convenience store and the surrounding alleyways are pretty safe bets for scoring some crack or a prostitute.

Leticia Van de Putte and Allan Warrick II. Photo by Scott Ball.

Eastside’s Leadership Endorses LVP for Mayor

A phalanx of the Eastside’s elected  leadership gathered on East Commerce Street Wednesday afternoon, only six blocks away from Mayor Ivy Taylor’s home in historic Dignowity Hill, to endorse former Sen. Leticia Van de Putte in her bid to become San Antonio’s next mayor.