San Antonio

News and events in and around San Antonio, as well as Bexar, Comal, Kendall, Guadalupe, Wilson, Atascosa and Medina counties.

NOAA's National Weather Service

Heavy rains from the remnants of tropical storms typically hit the San Antonio area in August and September, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.


Joey Palacios / Texas Public Radio

Updated at 5:45 p.m.

The proposed budget for San Antonio is reaching its highest amount yet, at $2.8 billion — about $157 million above last year. City Manager Sheryl Sculley will present her budget to the City Council Thursday morning.

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San Antonio stores will be packed Friday through Sunday as back-to-school shoppers take advantage of the state’s sale tax holiday. But consumers need to be aware of a few quirks about the holiday before they start spending. 

Joey Palacios / Texas Public Radio

The issue of paid sick leave for workers in San Antonio has crossed an important threshold. Over 70,000 required signatures from petitions were certified by the San Antonio City Council Thursday.


Example of one of the worst main breaks in recent years from SAWS
Contributed photo / San Antonio Water System

The San Antonio Water System reports water main break season has arrived as hot and dry weather conditions continue.