Francis Bogside staff wore San Antonio Fire Department T-shirts on its opening day to thank firefighters for managing the devastating fire that closed the bar one year ago.
The Lone Star neighborhood, known mainly for its Second Saturday Art Walk, landmark train tracks, and proximity to the former Lone Star Brewery, is establishing its identity as the Lone Star District, starting with the installation of official banners.
Bearing the new name The Monty & Ivy Hall, the former Southtown restaurant is now an event space soon to be available for rent.
The church’s members are committed to being tenants at KIPP, but also a pool of active volunteers for the school and the Southtown community.
About 93% of District 5’s residents are low income, its biggest employer is the Bexar County jail, and the crime rate is among the highest in the city.
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Andrew Goodman and Chef Stefan Bowers are at it again. Battalion, the duo’s new Italian eatery in Southtown’s historic Fire Station No. 7, opens Tuesday.
Unlike the Citgo store, the “Sit-Go Superette” will not be a gas station or a typical convenience store.
An abandoned grain facility in Southtown has been converted into The Flats at Big Tex, a 336-unit apartment community near Blue Star and the Mission Reach.
Since public and private investments started pouring into the urban core in this, the so-called “decade of downtown,” property values are up, day and night time amenities are plenty, and casual strolls are part of every day life.