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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
Best Hookah Bar

Best Hookah Bar

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How Rebates Have the Texas Film Industry Playing Catch Up To its Neighbors

How Rebates Have the Texas Film Industry Playing Catch Up To its Neighbors

Screens: See if you can spot the common thread that is pulling at the seams of the Texas film industry. On NBC’s The Night Shift, a stock-written staff... By Matt Stieb 8/27/2014
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Free Will Astrology

Astrology: ARIES (March 21-April 19): In the coming weeks it will be important for you to bestow blessings and disseminate gifts and dole out helpful... By Rob Brezsny 8/27/2014
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What the hell happened on Governor Rick Perry’s Twitter account last night? The recently indicted Republican was quick to distance himself from a disparaging tweet sent out from his verified Twitter account Sunday evening. (read more)


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After securing the roster from the 2014 championship team, the Spurs are interested in signing veteran sharp-shooter Ray Allen. (read more)


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The Tobin Center for the Performing Arts’ grand opening is right around the corner (September 4)! So we’ve compiled a list of restaurants and bars for a pre-show dinner and post-show libations. (read more)


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A signature marquee on the North St. Mary’s strip, the White Rabbit is currently in talks to be sold. The present owners, the Sciaraffa family, intend to sell the 1,484 capacity venue to restaurant owner Chad Carey, whose real estate group owns and operates Barbaro, The Monterey and Hot Joy (a recent addition to Bon Appetit‘s Hot 10 Best New Restaurants list). (read more)


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Texas Law Leaves Abortion Out of Reach for Many Women

Texas Law Leaves Abortion Out of Reach for Many Women

News: Texas’ sweeping abortion law has already eliminated all abortion clinics south of San Antonio, and the last clinic west of the city... By Alexa Garcia-Ditta 8/27/2014
Cityscrapes: A race to the convention floor

Cityscrapes: A race to the convention floor

News: “Conventions go to the city which exerts the greatest efforts to secure them. San Antonio can get any convention that it goes after.” That was the position... By Heywood Sanders 8/27/2014
Market Eats: LocaVore dishes up worldly eats

Market Eats: LocaVore dishes up worldly eats

Food & Drink: The Quarry Farmers & Ranchers Market has seen its fair share of food trucks come and go, but it may have finally found a mobile... By Jessica Elizarraras 8/27/2014
On the Rocks: A rum chat with NAO’s Tim Bryand

On the Rocks: A rum chat with NAO’s Tim Bryand

Food & Drink: This is the only time rum and Coke will be mentioned. We will not discuss mojitos because enough already. Nor will tiki drinks be... By Ron Bechtol 8/27/2014
Flavor File: Good news for Hot Joy, new owner for Cockasian Food Truck and how to audition for MasterChef

Flavor File: Good news for Hot Joy, new owner for Cockasian Food Truck and how to audition for MasterChef

Food & Drink: Getting into Hot Joy (1014 S Alamo, (210) 368-9324) these days will be slightly trickier. The Southtown eatery was named the No. 7 best new restaurant in... By Jessica Elizarraras 8/27/2014
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Inaugural Float Fest Offers Bun B, STRFKR, Grouplove and Day-drinking

Inaugural Float Fest Offers Bun B, STRFKR, Grouplove and Day-drinking

Music: This weekend will bring the inaugural Float Fest, a semi-novel marriage of music festival, tubing and camping, all bound together by the glue of... By J.D. Swerzenski 8/27/2014
Oaxaca’s Lila Downs Bends Gender, Politics and World Music

Oaxaca’s Lila Downs Bends Gender, Politics and World Music

Music: Swaying side to side with a child in his arms, Texas Rep. Mike Villarreal nodded politely in my direction before returning his captive attention to the... By Jade Esteban Estrada 8/27/2014
Watered-down Mad Decent Block Party hits WhiteWater Amphitheater

Watered-down Mad Decent Block Party hits WhiteWater Amphitheater

Music: Deep into his brilliant six-part essay “How Hip-hop Failed Black America,” Roots maestro Ahmir Khalib “Questlove” Thompson dropped... By Matt Stieb 8/27/2014
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\'CHIFLADAzine\': Bratty New Publication Is Inclusive and Important

'CHIFLADAzine': Bratty New Publication Is Inclusive and Important

Arts & Culture: “Chiflada means ‘crazy’ or ‘bratty’ in Spanish,” explains Claudia Cardona, editor-in-chief of the recently established CHIFLADAzine... By Nick Joyner 8/27/2014
Lost in Bonkers: The Vex revives Kesey’s vision of mental health as tyranny

Lost in Bonkers: The Vex revives Kesey’s vision of mental health as tyranny

Arts & Culture: When Ken Kesey published his first novel, in 1962, madness was the rage. A disordered mind marked brave defiance of a regimented society... By Steven G. Kellman 8/27/2014
Free Will Astrology

Free Will Astrology

Astrology: ARIES (March 21-April 19): In the coming weeks it will be important for you to bestow blessings and disseminate gifts and dole out helpful... By Rob Brezsny 8/27/2014
Savage Love: Working Out the Kinks

Savage Love: Working Out the Kinks

Arts & Culture: My boyfriend of two years cannot climax or maintain an erection unless his testicles are handled, squeezed, pulled, or pressed on... By Dan Savage 8/27/2014
Poetry Open Mic Round-up: 8 spots around town to share your words

Poetry Open Mic Round-up: 8 spots around town to share your words

Arts & Culture: Open mic nights generally stand in contrast to slam, wherein poets approach the mic at their own peril. They offer artists a chance to grow in their craft... By Melanie Robinson 8/20/2014
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\'Land Ho!\' Gets Friendship Right, and it’s a Short, Sweet Ride

'Land Ho!' Gets Friendship Right, and it’s a Short, Sweet Ride

Screens: Note to makers of films such as 'The Bucket List,' the recent Michael Douglas stinker 'Last Vegas,' and the even more recent Michael Douglas stinker... By David Riedel 8/27/2014
How Rebates Have the Texas Film Industry Playing Catch Up To its Neighbors

How Rebates Have the Texas Film Industry Playing Catch Up To its Neighbors

Screens: See if you can spot the common thread that is pulling at the seams of the Texas film industry. On NBC’s The Night Shift, a stock-written staff... By Matt Stieb 8/27/2014
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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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