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First impression: ‘Where the Boys Are’ — "Where the Boys Are," the latest revue cooked up for the Harlequin Dinner Theatre by director Shawn Kjos and choreographer Johnny Halpenny, is an entertaining trek through more than two dozen pop hits. The cast is strong across the board, but Katie Molina stands out for her sparkling presence and sharp comic timing.

Tim Duncan to appear at Heroes & Fantasies Saturday! — SAN ANTONIO - The Big Fundamental is about to give his big comic book appearance a very personal touch. Spurs star Tim Duncan will unveil his Punisher concept car in person Saturday at noon at Heroes & Fantasies (4923 NW Loop 410, 210-340-0074), as part of the day's big Halloween ComicFest festivities.

Wild day in San Antonio: Breaking news roundup — Photo By Courtesy / Bexar County Sheriff's Office SAN ANTONIO - The last 24 hours have been wild in the Alamo City. From a school board candidate being arrested to a five-month-old boy being found dead by a baby sitter in the Stone Oak area.

Public responds to dogs hurt in encounter with porcupine — When word spread of a stray female Labrador that was injured in a tussle with a porcupine, it kicked up a groundswell of concern and an invitation into a local family's home. Last week, a Bexar County Animal Control officer found Jenn, a two-year-old black Lab, and a female puppy roaming Shepard Road with faces full of porcupine quills.

Texas single-malt whiskey hits San Antonio market — Dripping Springs-based Swift Distillery launched its single-malt whiskey to the San Antonio and Austin markets this week. Swift Single Malt is made of 100 percent Scottish malted barley. The whiskey is described as buttery with notes of toasted vanilla and chocolate and hints of rose and ripe peaches, according to the distillery.

UTSA’s Trevor Baker emerges in playing rotation at cornerback — SAN ANTONIO - Junior cornerback Trevor Baker came off the bench for UTSA at Louisiana Tech last week and enjoyed some modest success, with a couple of solo tackles and a nice, running breakup on a deep pass thrown in the first half. Defensive coordinator Neal Neathery liked what he saw out of the 6-foot-2 Californian.
Oct 23, 2014

UTSA's Trevor Baker has earned his playing time at cornerback.

Border deaths drop to 15-year low — (AP) â€" The number of people who died trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border has dropped to the lowest level in 15 years as more immigrants turned themselves in to authorities in Texas and fewer took their chances with the dangerous trek across the Arizona desert.

Behind the scenes: ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ — AtticRep is settling into its new digs in a warren of office space in the basement of the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts' administration building. The theater company is next door to the offices for Ballet San Antonio and down the hall from the Chamber Orchestra of San Antonio.

Woman jumps out of moving car on Loop 1604 after argument over number in cell phone — SAN ANTONIO - A woman was hospitalized Thursday afternoon after bailing out of a moving SUV on the Northwest Side during an argument. According to police, the woman and a man in their mid-40s were heading east on Interstate 10 when they began arguing about a phone number in the woman's cell phone.

Babysitter returns to room to find infant dead on North Side — Photo By JOHN DAVENPORT/San Antonio Express-News SAN ANTONIO - San Antonio police are investigating the death of a five-month-old baby on the city's North Side in the Stone Oak area. Officers said a 21-year-old babysitter was caring for the infant and a 4-year-old boy and laid the baby down for a nap.

Lion & Rose and Which Wich moving to The Rim — The Lion & Rose Restaurant & Pub and Which Wich Superior Sandwiches will add new dining options at The Rim Shopping Center. The far Northwest Side retail destination already serves as a home for BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse, Chick-Fil-A, Freddy's Frozen Custard, Mimi's Cafe and more.
Oct 23, 2014

The Lion & Rose and Which Wich filed architectural plans to build at The Rim Shopping Center…