Fields, No. 5 Ohio St run away from Huskers in opener, 52-17
Then came Fields' nifty touchdown run and a 55-yard scoop and score by Buckeyes cornerback Sevyn Banks, and Ohio State had it under control. THE TAKEAWAYNebraska: Effective against the Ohio State defense to start the game, the Huskers couldn't keep up in the second half. Ohio State: Once they knocked the rust off early, Fields made good decisions and Buckeyes receivers were terrific. It is believed to be the smallest crowd to watch an Ohio State game since sometime before 1910. Ohio State: Faces No.
St. Paul Square business owners struggling to stay open, adapting to new normal amid pandemic
San Antonio Tenants at the St. Paul Square are finding creative and innovative ways to adjust during the COVID-19 climate. The intention behind the St. Paul Square Espee project was to attract local residents to this area and to cater to convention and tourism business, said Michael Jersin, one of the owners of the St. Paul Square Espee project. Its impacted our permanent tenants, specifically the entertainment-oriented tenants, the restaurants and the bars.It was pretty bad, said Hogan. No one has any idea of what is going to happen and when people think they do, they dont. I think the best part of being a local business owner is adapting and knowing when it is the right time to make some changes.
Popular San Antonio BBQ joint closes its doors, opens at new location this weekend
SAN ANTONIO After four years of delivering BBQ on the East Side of Downtown San Antonio, Smoke the Restaurant is closing its doors and moving down the street. The venue and BBQ restaurant, like most restaurants around the country, has been devastated by the Covid-19 pandemic. With this new location, Martinez said, Our goal is to adapt and thrive.The new location will be operational starting as soon as this Friday. BBQ Platter from the Smoke the Restaurant with pickles and onionsThe new space will offer 8,000 square feet of dining space and outdoor entertainment. Follow Texas Eats on Facebook and Instagram.
We Work on the Front Lines Providing Your Food: Heres What You Need to Know
click to enlarge Katie Hennesseyclick to enlarge Instagram / @lagloriapearlAn employee at La Gloria's location at the Pearl works its grocery counter. In my 15 years in the food industry, I have served customers by waiting tables, making coffee, decorating deserts, serving counters, delivering sandwiches and stocking shelves. It fell apart.Even so, Martinez did what any good food service provider would do, he busted his ass to make things right.We started calling everybody to tell them to come an hour later, he said. Grocery stores can only work with the supplies made available to them.And even though food providers are doing heroic work, at the end of the day, theyre still human. Recognize them for doing the work they know best serving others before themselves, no matter the circumstance.sacurrent.com
San Antonio Restaurant Postpones Alt-SXSW Music Festival Over Coronavirus Concerns
Just hours after the coronavirus-induced cancellation of SXSW, Smoke BBQ Music Festival was announced as an alternative way to see more than 30 local musicians and artists in San Antonio. Now, due to the coronavirus, the local festival has been postponed.On Thursday, organizers announced via Facebook that the festival, which was scheduled for Friday, March 13, would be postponed for public safety reasons.Whats important is the publics health and our City as a whole. From local politics and culture to national news that hits close to home, San Antonio Current has been keeping San Antonio informed for years. Its never been more important to support local news sources. If quality journalism is important to you, please consider a donation to San Antonio Current.sacurrent.com
San Antonio Restaurant Hosting Music Festival After SXSW Cancelled Due to Coronavirus Concerns
Be Proud San Antonio, were doing this.Were keeping you informed...and its what we love to do. From local politics and culture to national news that hits close to home, San Antonio Current has been keeping San Antonio informed for years. Its never been more important to support local news sources. If quality journalism is important to you, please consider a donation to San Antonio Current. Every reader contribution is valuable and so appreciated, and goes directly to support our coverage of critical issues and neighborhood culture.sacurrent.com
Khalid Stopped By BBQ Restaurant, Performed Karaoke Ahead of San Antonio Show
Facebook / Smoke: BBQ RestaurantRising R&B star Khalid spent some time exploring San Antonio ahead of his AT&T Center show on Tuesday evening.Smoke: BBQ Restaurant owner Adrian Martinez told MySA.com that the star, who considers El Paso his hometown, stopped by the restaurant Monday evening for his fix of Texas 'cue. He even performed treated diners to a bit of karaoke, taking to the mic to perform Miguel's "Sure Thing" and a few other songs.A video of Khalid's karaoke bit was shared on Smoke's Facebook page.Martinez told the news site that Khalid was "unsuspecting," only getting fans' attention once he was already on stage. Afterward, the singer reportedly took time to take pictures with employees and diners alike.Khalid's surprise appearance comes after he had posted online that he had visited the iconic, giant cowboy boots at North Star Mall.sacurrent.com