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Streetcar: VIA Metropolitan Transit breaks silence

While shaking off the streetcar blues, VIA Metropolitan Transit will reset and work toward other projects in the existing 2035...
San Antonio Current  |  08-01-2014  |  Current Blogs

Streetcar: VIA Metropolitan Transit breaks silence

While shaking off the streetcar blues, VIA Metropolitan Transit will reset and work toward other projects in the existing 2035...
San Antonio Current  |  08-01-2014  |  The Daily

Mike Sacks’ ‘Poking a Dead Frog’ is a Brilliant Peek Inside Comedy Writing

Like most creative industries, comedy writing has been drastically altered by the internet. Gone are the days when the editorial...
San Antonio Current  |  08-01-2014  |  Art Slut

Mike Sacks’ ‘Poking a Dead Frog’ is a Brilliant Peek Inside Comedy Writing

Like most creative industries, comedy writing has been drastically altered by the internet. Gone are the days when the editorial...
San Antonio Current  |  08-01-2014  |  Current Blogs

Vote Now for the 2014 San Antonio Music Awards

Now through August 31, vote for your Alamo City favorites in the 2014 San Antonio Music Awards. We’ve compiled a poll...
San Antonio Current  |  08-01-2014  |  SA Sound

Vote Now for the 2014 San Antonio Music Awards

Now through August 31, vote for your Alamo City favorites in the 2014 San Antonio Music Awards. We’ve compiled a poll...
San Antonio Current  |  08-01-2014  |  Current Blogs

3 Ways to Get Your Drink/Grub On This Week

Saturday, August 2: La Fogata is spicing up their monthly tequila tastings with boozy raspas. For the month of August...
San Antonio Current  |  08-01-2014  |  Flavor

3 Ways to Get Your Drink/Grub On This Week

Saturday, August 2: La Fogata is spicing up their monthly tequila tastings with boozy raspas. For the month of August...
San Antonio Current  |  08-01-2014  |  Current Blogs

Shot of the Week: Friday Night Special

Monday through Friday is an absolute grind. When the weekend finally arrives it’s time to celebrate in style. This week’s...
San Antonio Current  |  08-01-2014  |  Current Blogs

13th Floor to Hire 50 Actors for Halloween Haunted House

Some count down the days ‘til Christmas (145), while others (a bulk of native San Antonians) count down the days...
San Antonio Current  |  08-01-2014  |  Current Blogs

13th Floor to Hire 50 Actors for Halloween Haunted House

Some count down the days ‘til Christmas (145), while others (a bulk of native San Antonians) count down the days...
San Antonio Current  |  08-01-2014  |  Art Slut

Former Power Ranger and Hulk to Visit Wonderland of Americas

Here’s your chance to get your banged-up green Incredible Hulk lunchbox signed by legendary body-builder Lou Ferrigno Rippling off this weekend’s Wizard World...
San Antonio Current  |  07-31-2014  |  Current Blogs

Former Power Ranger and Hulk to Visit Wonderland of Americas

Here’s your chance to get your banged-up green Incredible Hulk lunchbox signed by legendary body-builder Lou Ferrigno Rippling off this weekend’s Wizard World...
San Antonio Current  |  07-31-2014  |  Art Slut

Health Department seeks to change food truck regulations

The San Antonio Metropolitan Health District wants to overhaul city code that regulates food trucks. “Basically, much of the reasoning...
San Antonio Current  |  07-31-2014  |  The Daily

Health Department seeks to change food truck regulations

The San Antonio Metropolitan Health District wants to overhaul city code that regulates food trucks. “Basically, much of the reasoning...
San Antonio Current  |  07-31-2014  |  Current Blogs

5 Shows to See this Weekend

Rittz, Raz Simone & Tuki Carter (Friday, August 1) While most mainstream rappers like to color in the lines with...
San Antonio Current  |  07-31-2014  |  Current Blogs

5 Shows to See this Weekend

Rittz, Raz Simone & Tuki Carter (Friday, August 1) While most mainstream rappers like to color in the lines with...
San Antonio Current  |  07-31-2014  |  SA Sound

10 Things You Have to Do This Weekend

Thu 7/31 – Sun 8/3 San Antonio Film Festival In its 20th year, SA Film continues to mature with some...
San Antonio Current  |  07-31-2014  |  Art Slut

10 Things You Have to Do This Weekend

Thu 7/31 – Sun 8/3 San Antonio Film Festival In its 20th year, SA Film continues to mature with some...
San Antonio Current  |  07-31-2014  |  Current Blogs

First Course: Cocina Heritage Restaurant opens and deets on Culinaria’s Restaurant Week

First Course Fodder brings in exciting food news to you in tiny, digestible bits. Fratello’s Deli and Market (2503 Broadway)...
San Antonio Current  |  07-31-2014  |  Flavor

First Course: Cocina Heritage Restaurant opens and deets on Culinaria’s Restaurant Week

First Course Fodder brings in exciting food news to you in tiny, digestible bits. Fratello’s Deli and Market (2503 Broadway)...
San Antonio Current  |  07-31-2014  |  Current Blogs

Republican-led House passes bill allowing it to sue President

With lessons learned from the attempted impeachment of President Bill Clinton, the Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives instead passed legislation...
San Antonio Current  |  07-30-2014  |  Current Blogs

Republican-led House passes bill allowing it to sue President

With lessons learned from the attempted impeachment of President Bill Clinton, the Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives instead passed legislation...
San Antonio Current  |  07-30-2014  |  The Daily

Stargayzer Festival Announces Daily Headliners, Changes Venue

The inaugural Stargayzer Festival, taking place September 12-14 in Austin, announced its daily headliners today. With Trust on Friday, Big Freedia,...
San Antonio Current  |  07-30-2014  |  SA Sound

Stargayzer Festival Announces Daily Headliners, Changes Venue

The inaugural Stargayzer Festival, taking place September 12-14 in Austin, announced its daily headliners today. With Trust on Friday, Big Freedia,...
San Antonio Current  |  07-30-2014  |  Current Blogs

Flavor 2014: Pubs, Cocktails and Wine Guide

Here’s a map of all 13 pubs and bars featured in Flavor 2014. Pubs Big Hops Gastropub Craft beer by...
San Antonio Current  |  07-30-2014  |  Flavor

Flavor 2014: Pubs, Cocktails and Wine Guide

Here’s a map of all 13 pubs and bars featured in Flavor 2014. Pubs Big Hops Gastropub Craft beer by...
San Antonio Current  |  07-30-2014  |  Current Blogs

7 Flicks to See at the San Antonio Film Festival

Jose Canseco: The Truth Hurts  8pm Weds, July 30, City Base Cinema Screen A The Ur-steroid user of the MLB,...
San Antonio Current  |  07-30-2014  |  Art Slut

7 Flicks to See at the San Antonio Film Festival

Jose Canseco: The Truth Hurts  8pm Weds, July 30, City Base Cinema Screen A The Ur-steroid user of the MLB,...
San Antonio Current  |  07-30-2014  |  Current Blogs

A Full Double Barrel Load of Merle Dixon: Actor Michael Rooker Talks ‘The Walking Dead’ In-Depth

Not enough Merle Dixon in this week’s Current interview with Michael Rooker? Ask no more: in honor of his upcoming...
San Antonio Current  |  07-30-2014  |  Current Blogs

A Full Double Barrel Load of Merle Dixon: Actor Michael Rooker Talks ‘The Walking Dead’ In-Depth

Not enough Merle Dixon in this week’s Current interview with Michael Rooker? Ask no more: in honor of his upcoming...
San Antonio Current  |  07-30-2014  |  Art Slut

RIP Thelma and Louise: SA Zoo’s Two-Headed Turtle Passes Away

One of San Antonio’s most beloved and outlandish residents was lost on Tuesday. Thelma and Louise, the bicephalic turtle who received national...
San Antonio Current  |  07-30-2014  |  The Daily

RIP Thelma and Louise: SA Zoo’s Two-Headed Turtle Passes Away

One of San Antonio’s most beloved and outlandish residents was lost on Tuesday. Thelma and Louise, the bicephalic turtle who received national...
San Antonio Current  |  07-30-2014  |  Current Blogs

The Adventures of SA’s Indie Comic Book Publisher Antarctic Press

When I arrive, the office looks abandoned. It’s dark, cluttered, and piles of boxes are stacked along the walls. I’m...
San Antonio Current  |  07-29-2014  |  Art Slut

The Adventures of SA’s Indie Comic Book Publisher Antarctic Press

When I arrive, the office looks abandoned. It’s dark, cluttered, and piles of boxes are stacked along the walls. I’m...
San Antonio Current  |  07-29-2014  |  Current Blogs

This Modern World

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San Antonio Current  |  07-29-2014  |  The Daily

Linklater’s ‘Boyhood’ is Life Told Through the Small Things

As a massive fan of Richard Linklater and someone who has been anticipating this film for months, I made the drive...
San Antonio Current  |  07-29-2014  |  Art Slut

Linklater’s ‘Boyhood’ is Life Told Through the Small Things

As a massive fan of Richard Linklater and someone who has been anticipating this film for months, I made the drive...
San Antonio Current  |  07-29-2014  |  Current Blogs

Mayor Taylor talks NDO, budget and more

With all the talk of the streetcar and police and fire union negotiations, Interim Mayor Ivy Taylor has a lot...
San Antonio Current  |  07-29-2014  |  Current Blogs

Mayor Taylor talks NDO, budget and more

With all the talk of the streetcar and police and fire union negotiations, Interim Mayor Ivy Taylor has a lot...
San Antonio Current  |  07-29-2014  |  The Daily

More National Nods for Bakery Lorraine

Bakery Lorraine (511 E Grayson) just keeps making SA more proud (and delicious) each day. The Government Hill bakery was...
San Antonio Current  |  07-29-2014  |  Flavor

LGBT Pols Ready to Play in State

With black folks playing the spoiler in the Mississippi Republican Senate primary, bucking many traditional notions about how politics work in the Magnolia State, gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people are making a political play of their own.
Jackson Free Press  |  R.L. Nave  |  08-01-2014  |  LGBT

What Is ‘Common Core’ All About?

The Common Core, a set of math and English language arts standards that spells out what skills students are expected to master in kindergarten through 12th grade, will be rolled out in every Mississippi school this year.
Jackson Free Press  |  Jackie Mader and The Hechinger Report  |  08-01-2014  |  Education

Hope is the Resolve

Indie rock quartet Signals tells a story about the challenges of faith on their new EP, Hindsight
Tucson Weekly  |  Joshua Levine  |  08-01-2014  |  Profiles & Interviews