Jose Arredondo

Peace in the barrio

Kids in my neighborhood had two after-school options: be bored or go to San Juan Community Center. Lucky for me, I chose the second.

March for single-payer healthcare draws 100 downtown

More than 100 people assembled at Hemisfair park on Saturday in the blazing heat during the Medicare For All march. Sofia Sepulveda, co-chair of Healthcare-NOW San Antonio Coalition, addressed the marchers during a rally about single-payer health care.

Filling the void: Southside’s only bookstore

Longtime bookworms Kenny and Lisa Johnson always envisioned opening up a store. That dream evolved into reality in April 2016 thanks to an early retirement program offered at Walmart, where Kenny worked for 30 years.

East Side residents unite against violence

The death of four-year-old De-Earlvion Whitley has fueled a new, forward-looking conversation on violence.

A spiritual home in the spine of the West Side

100-year-old West End Church of God in Christ is low in numbers, but not in spirit.