The Greatest Things That Happened in Texas in 2017

There’s a lot we’re leaving behind in 2017, but it wasn’t entirely a hot mess. Here are a few stories worth remembering…

By San Antonio Current Staff

The long-contested anti-abortion bill SB8 was finally thrown out by a federal judge for putting an "undue burden" on women seeking a second trimester abortion in Texas. Read more.
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21 San Antonio Bars and Restaurants We’ll Miss in 2018

San Antonio might have seen more than 100 restaurant, coffeeshop, bakery, tea shop, and food truck openings this year, but we also…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Saigon Express
A favorite for pho, Saigon Express abruptly shut down on April 7 after 14 years in the noodle game. The owner declined to give reason for closure.
Photo via  Instagram / ElBeggar
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The 25 Most Ridiculous Texas Stories of 2017

From Russian trolls to El Chapo to Sid Miller's dream of a hog apocalypse, 2017 has been off the charts with ridiculousness.…

By San Antonio Current Staff

The right to hunt hogs from a hot air balloon in Texas was strangely unchallenged in both legislative chambers. As always, our representatives have our best interests at heart. Read more.
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Here's Where San Antonians Can Party on New Year's Eve for $20 or Less

If you're not wanting to party with the family/your squad at home and would rather go out instead, you know that NYE…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Rosella at the RandEnjoy the excitement of Hemisfair Park without the craziness by hitting up Rosella at the Rand. A DJ will be spinning some tunes and some free bubblies will be offered for a toast at midnight. No cover, 9pm, 114 E. Houston St., (210) 595-1410.
Photo by Jessica Giesey via rosellatx / Instagram
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All the Decadent Sweets and Treats You Missed at Dulce! 2017

Now we might be a little biased, but ... Dulce! was the place to be Friday night. With a night of desserts,…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the Decadent Sweets and Treats You Missed at Dulce! 2017
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32 Moments From the Dulce! 2017 Photo Booth

The inaugural Dulce! was sweet – literally – with a generous display of sugary treats. But over at the photo booth, well,…

By San Antonio Current Staff

32 Moments From the Dulce! 2017 Photo Booth
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The Best Places to See Christmas Lights in the San Antonio Area

It's the most magical time of year here in Texas. We may not be able to enjoy the beauty of snow like…

By San Antonio Current Staff

SeaWorld
Prices vary, 10500 Sea World Drive, seaworld.com
There’s more lights on display at SeaWorld than there are people living in San Antonio. Woah! With more than 8 million lights, the theme park’s Christmas celebration also includes holiday shows and festive foods. Even the chance to meet and greet Santa Claus, too! On display through January 2. 
Photo via seaworldtexas
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