Alamo City Comic Con, now in its fourth year, is returning to the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center Halloween weekend. The event is looking to break last year’s attendance of 78,000 and expand its educational outreach.
From the moment Sonia Alvarado saw her son, Luis, in a hospital bed in Landstuhl, Germany, she knew that her family’s life would never be the same.
Beneath a pressed-tin ceiling and between limestone walls dating back to the 1800s, you can order the same juicy Reuben on pumpernickel, split pea soup, and root beer that San Antonio Germans ordered 99 years ago at Schilo’s Delicatessen.
“We think we’re still using a number of those early recipes from Mrs. Schilo’s when they opened,” said owner Bill Lyons, who took the reins of the restaurant from his father in 1977.
Philanthropists, corporate leaders, and County officials gathered at a reception at the Bexar County Courthouse Thursday afternoon to celebrate the 15-year anniversary of the Hidalgo Foundation, a nonprofit organization founded by Tracy Ann Wolff, wife of Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff.
For many of you, April 23, 2009 may seem like a long time ago, but to me it seems like yesterday.
One hundred years ago, you might have seen three Jewish boys biking from an 18-by-30 ft.
It seems natural to hear parents, educators, and politicians talk about their desire to see more students succeed.
This year, La Familia Cortez Restaurants, which owns the iconic San Antonio restaurant, Mi Tierra Café & Bakery, turns 75 years old, and even now, beneath the technicolor Christmas lights and papeles picados strung across the eatery’s ceiling, three generations of la familia Cortez are preserving and growing their legacy established by the family patriarch, the late Pedro Cortez.
DALLAS — Ensuring that children and other vulnerable Texans are not left behind as the state grows should be the focus of the next legislative session, Texas House Speaker Joe Straus said on Tuesday.
Bexar County District Attorney Nico LaHood has received an outpouring of criticism and support after he professed his firm belief that vaccines “can and do cause autism.”