28 hills people from the San Antonio area will die on

San Antonio has its own unique culture, and we're not really into adapting it to fit what folks in other parts of…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Hiring a mover makes no sense if you or a friend owns a pickup truck.
Photo by Sarah Martinez
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30 vintage San Antonio TV commercials that will make you laugh, groan and feel nostalgic

Sometimes TV taps into a timeless element, which explains why shows like I Love Lucy, Seinfeld and The Office can run for…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Highland Furniture
Who didn't enjoy Highland Furniture's exciteable pitchman, who was prone to swinging his arms and shouting at the camera in his distinctive nasally twang.
Screenshot via YouTube / SanAntonioNews78
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The 20 best H-E-B stores in San Antonio

The Alamo City loves H-E-B, and for good reason. The San Antonio-based grocery chain is renowned for great product selection, items tailored…

By San Antonio Current Staff

281 and Evans Road H‑E‑B plus!
20935 U.S. Hwy 281 N, (210) 491-2400, heb.com/heb-store/US/tx/san-antonio/281-and-evans-road-h-e-b-plus—108
On top of the usual bells and whistles of H-E-B plus! stores, the 281 and Evans location has an expanded Healthy Living section and a Cafe on the Run, where you can pick up Central Market heat-and-eat meals without having to drive all the way into the city.
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The 25 unwritten rules of San Antonio

San Antonio's a city with its own attitude and its own culture. And San Antonians — at least the ones who stick…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Any time you drive by a Fred's Fish Fry, someone has to make a joke about it being a front for drug money.
Photo by Sanford Nowlin
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21 San Antonio restaurants offering Thanksgiving meals for dine-in or takeout

Look, we get it — sometimes you're just not up to putting together a whole Thanksgiving meal yourself. Even if you're a…

By San Antonio Current Staff

306 W Market St., (210) 229-9222, amblersanantonio.com
This newly-renovated River Walk eatery is offering a three course prix-fixe menu featuring cider-brined turkey breast and all the fixin’s. The attached Hotel Contessa is even offering Thanksgiving staycation packages for folks who simply don't want the hustle and bustle of the holiday at home. 
Photo courtesy of Ambler
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24 vintage San Antonio TV commercials that make us feel extremely old

Vintage TV offers plenty of opportunity to roll your eyes at bad fashion, goofy haircuts and out-of-date attitudes. But if you really…

By San Antonio Current Staff

"It’s so easy!! When you take the bus!! VIA, VIA! VIA, VIA!" This cheesy jingle was probably stuck in your head in the late ‘70s or early ‘80s.
Screenshot via YouTube / satransitman
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24 essential spots to get pumpkin pie in San Antonio

Cooler temps in SA are synonymous with culinary staples such as tamales, caldo and cinnamon-spiced Mexican hot chocolate. When it comes to…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Plantyful Sweets
1520 N. Main Ave., (210) 957-1480, plantyfulsweets.com
For those who are conscious about allergens and food sensitivities, Plantyful Sweets offers creamy sweets with no dairy, eggs, wheat, or soy. The shop uses organic produce, and are made from scratch in a vegan and gluten-free commercial kitchen. Get yourself a whole pie — that’s 8 to 10 slices — for $35.
Photo via Instagram / plantyfulsweets
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These San Antonio restaurants are taking orders for to-go Thanksgiving dinners right now

This year has been beyond stressful, which may explain why some of us just aren't up to cooking our own turkey and…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Earl Abel's
1639 Broadway, (210) 444-9424, earlabelssa.com
This longtime SA diner is offering packages with the choice of roast turkey, hickory-smoked ham or eight pieces of their signature fried chicken, accompanied by mashed potatoes and green bean casserole. Spend less than $50 to feed four people, with or without a whole pie. We vote ‘with!’ 
Photo via Instagram / earlabels_restaurant
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32 Ways San Antonians Are Kicking Ass During the Coronavirus Pandemic

It looks like San Antonio may be sheltering in place for the rest of the month — if not longer — to…

By San Antonio Current Staff

The San Antonio Food Bank leading the charge to keep local families fed.
Photo Courtesy of San Antonio Food Bank
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These San Antonians Have a Message for Everyone That Ransacked H-E-B Before the Winter Storm

To say we overreact when we hear "snow" or "freeze" may be a bit of an understatement. Don't believe us? Just check…

By San Antonio Current Staff

These San Antonians Have a Message for Everyone That Ransacked H-E-B Before the Winter Storm
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Photo Recap: San Antonio Spurs Season Opener Had Political Statement, H-E-B Commercials and Tim Duncan's Baby

Sooo, the Spurs season opener had a lot going on. The team (and retired legends Tim Duncan and David Robinson) made a…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Current and past players stood on the court in solidarity after the National Anthem as the message was displayed.
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Sneak Peek of H-E-B's Newest True Texas BBQ Restaurant

On August 11, H-E-B is giving San Antonians more reasons to love its grocery stores with its first drive-thru as part of…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Sneak Peek of H-E-B's Newest True Texas BBQ Restaurant
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