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Beaches Be Trippin\': Five Texas Coast Spots Worth the Drive

Beaches Be Trippin': Five Texas Coast Spots Worth the Drive

Arts & Culture: Let’s face it, most of us Lone Stars view the Texas coast as a poor man’s Waikiki. Hell, maybe just a poor man’s Panama Beach — only to be used... By Callie Enlow 7/10/2013
Day Trips: 10 ways to have fun outside near San Antonio

Day Trips: 10 ways to have fun outside near San Antonio

Outdoor Issue 2014: Who wouldn’t love to take a long trip to the Rocky Mountains or the Adirondacks, but let’s get real: not all of us have time (or the... By Mark Reagan 9/24/2014
Best Korean Restaurant

Best Korean Restaurant

Best of SA 2013: 4/24/2013
Chris Pérez, Selena’s Husband, Faces His Past and Looks Forward, Musically

Chris Pérez, Selena’s Husband, Faces His Past and Looks Forward, Musically

Music: Chris Pérez never saw it coming. “All I ever wanted to do was play guitar,” he told the Current. “I never thought I’d be the subject of an interview... By Enrique Lopetegui 8/28/2013
Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Best of SA 2013: 4/24/2013
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Nicole Marie Jean has to pee very badly, but she won’t stop chatting, cracking jokes and posing for photos with her fans. That’s because she won’t let her fans down. (read more)


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State Sens. Leticia Van de Putte and Dan Patrick squared off Monday night during their first and only debate as candidates for Texas Lieutenant Governor, sparring over issues like public education funding, the Texas DREAM Act, immigration, women’s health, and marriage equality, to name a few. (read more)


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James Mercer, The Shins’ lead man and one half of Broken Bells, has established himself as a defining music-maker for our times. (read more)


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Mayoral Horse Race

Mayoral Horse Race

News: During the September 18 city council meeting, before the $2.4 billion Fiscal Year 2015 budget was approved, Mayor Ivy Taylor received thunderous applause from... By Mark Reagan 9/24/2014
SAPD Didn’t Get Guns from Military Surplus Program

SAPD Didn’t Get Guns from Military Surplus Program

News: After a white police officer shot an unarmed black man in a small St. Louis suburb, a national conversation about race rocketed into a national... By Mark Reagan 9/24/2014
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(Dog)gone Drinkin’ at Bad Dogz Beer & Bites

(Dog)gone Drinkin’ at Bad Dogz Beer & Bites

Food & Drink: Bad Dogz Beer & Bites, located just inside Helotes, embraces its canine theme through and through. From meals served in dog... By Tim Hennessey Jr. 9/24/2014
Va Bene Pizzeria Napoletana: Luciano’s OK take on Italian dining

Va Bene Pizzeria Napoletana: Luciano’s OK take on Italian dining

Food & Drink: For better or worse, Luciano—er excuse me, Va Bene Pizzeria Napoletana since this summer—is a shopping mall eatery. Opened by the... By Jessica Elizarraras 9/24/2014
Value Vino: Giving Cru Beau some love

Value Vino: Giving Cru Beau some love

Food & Drink: First, a warning: Beware the ides of…November. No, not March. In the Roman calendar, the ides marked the approximate middle of any month, and as... By Ron Bechtol 9/24/2014
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The Bad Plus Continues to Evolve on ‘Inevitable Western’

The Bad Plus Continues to Evolve on ‘Inevitable Western’

Music: For over 14 years and 12 albums, pianist Ethan Iverson, bassist Reid Anderson and drummer Dave King have redefined the expectations of the jazz trio. Their... By Anthony Dean-Harris 9/24/2014
A Guide to the 2014 San Antonio Music Awards Showcases

A Guide to the 2014 San Antonio Music Awards Showcases

Music: In preparation for the 2014 San Antonio Music Awards announced in next week’s issue, the Current and SATX Music have staged an ambitious and badass... By Matt Stieb 9/24/2014
Modern Roots at the First Moonamp Music Festival

Modern Roots at the First Moonamp Music Festival

Music: This Saturday at the Sunken Garden Theater, you can usher in the fall feels with a rousing round of roots rock, alt-country and Americana-leaning performances... By James Courtney 9/24/2014
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Alamo City Comic Con Elevated by Mainstream Acceptance of Geekdom

Alamo City Comic Con Elevated by Mainstream Acceptance of Geekdom

Arts & Culture: Credit the horde of Marvel blockbusters that have hit the theaters in recent years or the fostering of online communities amongst... By Kiko Martínez 9/24/2014
Day Trips: 10 ways to have fun outside near San Antonio

Day Trips: 10 ways to have fun outside near San Antonio

Outdoor Issue 2014: Who wouldn’t love to take a long trip to the Rocky Mountains or the Adirondacks, but let’s get real: not all of us have time (or the... By Mark Reagan 9/24/2014
A Rookie’s Guide to Big Bend National Park

A Rookie’s Guide to Big Bend National Park

Outdoor Issue 2014: With a spectrum of stunning desert microclimates and a land area slightly larger than the state of Rhode Island, Big Bend can be a... By Matt Stieb 9/24/2014
Don’t Be A Muggle, Geocache: A digital twist on outdoor fun

Don’t Be A Muggle, Geocache: A digital twist on outdoor fun

Outdoor Issue 2014: A little more than 14 years ago, on May 3, 2000, the first geocache was hidden in Beavercreek, Oregon. Now, all across the world, there are approximately... By Mark Reagan 9/24/2014
Linda Blair on Her Fans, the Brilliance of \'The Exorcist\'

Linda Blair on Her Fans, the Brilliance of 'The Exorcist'

Arts & Culture: It’s difficult not to think about Oscar-nominated actress Linda Blair and not visualize the demonic face of her 12-year-old character Regan MacNeil in... By Kiko Martínez 9/24/2014
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The Gong Shorts Annual Mini Film Fest Gets Educational

The Gong Shorts Annual Mini Film Fest Gets Educational

Screens: Though The Gong Show wasn’t claimed as a primary influence on SA’s Gong Shorts, the NBC program surely is an unruly ancestor of... By Matt Stieb 9/30/2014
Gay Marriage, Couch Surfing and Stellar Acting in ‘Love Is Strange’

Gay Marriage, Couch Surfing and Stellar Acting in ‘Love Is Strange’

Screens: We’ve all had that moment—or that series of moments—when members of our family drive us nuts. And there are two common tropes used to portray that... By David Riedel 9/24/2014
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2014 Best of San Antonio
Best DIY Venue

Best DIY Venue

Around Town: Reader's Choice: We admit this is not the answer we expected for this subcategory, but SoFlo is so darn cute it deserves the hype. 4/23/2014
Best Pan Dulce

Best Pan Dulce

Food: Critic's Pick: With four locations across SA, Horno Mission San Jose makes it hard to resist its pan dulce varieties. 4/23/2014
Best Dive Bar

Best Dive Bar

Nightlife: Reader's Choice: Possibly the only dive bar on the planet to offer duck confit on its in-house menu, Oak Hills surprises in other ways as well. 4/23/2014
Best Sports Fan

Best Sports Fan

People: Critic's Pick: Much like his man-crush Kawhi Leonard, San Antonio native (though now Houston resident) Shea Serrano became a breakout star for media-obsessed Spurs fans during last season’s NBA Finals. 4/23/2014
Best Place to Bargain

Best Place to Bargain

Shopping: Critic's Pick: With tacky imports, new plastic toys and other landfill-destined unnecessaries now being the norm at most flea markets... 4/23/2014
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