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2 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

Film Flam

Church, a two-time emcee at the organization's Texas Film Awards , stars in the film as a "well-meaning everyman at the end of his rope."

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7 hrs ago | Austin American Statesman

The Feed: Black's Barbecue coming to Central Austin?

Mark and Michael Black, great-grandsons of Black's Barbecue founder Edgar Black, plan to open Terry Black's Barbecue soon on Barton Springs Road, as we told you earlier this year.

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9 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

The Long Journey Home

"It was the hippie Shangri-La, it truly was. I lived on Enfield Road, but there was Lake Travis and Barton Springs and there was sunshine.

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9 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

Post-Flood Report: Mixed 'After Action' Reviews

On Friday, April 11, City Manager Marc Ott released the Austin and Travis County "After Action Report" on the Oct. 31, 2013, Halloween flood .

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11 hrs ago | KUT-FM Austin

Video: Austin Notables Read Poetry by Kealing Middle School Students

To commemorate National Poetry Month, we've been airing poems by the students of Kealing Middle School' s Blank Page writing program every day this April.

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13 hrs ago | Eater

Coming Attractions: Legendary Bar Taco Flats Revived in Allandale,...

A new Allandale bar will bear an old name: Taco Flats . The original Taco Flats on North Lamar played a key role in the 70's Austin music scene before shuttering.

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17 hrs ago | I-Newswire.com

Austin's Newest Race Features 5k and 10k and Is Family and Dog-Friendly

Austin April 16, 2014 - Break out your running shoes and join Austin's fantastic running community at the city's newest race, the Silicon Labs Sunshine Run, on Sunday April 27th.

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21 hrs ago | Burnley Citizen

Coldplay announce Albert Hall show

Coldplay are to perform at London's Royal Albert Hall as part of a select series of dates to launch the band's forthcoming album Ghost Stories.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Greater Austin High School Musical Theater Awards Set for the Long Center Tonight

It will be a night of firsts for performing arts in Austin, Texas! The First Annual Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards will be held at the Long Center, tonight, April 17 at 7:30pm.

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ComputerWorld

AT&T wearables to hit the smartwatch runway soon

"I think you'll see wide-area, high-bandwidth [smart]watches this year at some point," said Glenn Lurie, president of emerging devices at AT&T, in an interview.

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Austin American Statesman

Austin Scoop: Wednesday's pick: Star Bar's Beerversary

Liquid Austin's Ari Auber has the details tonight's fourth-annual Beerversary at Star Bar: "Deschutes the Abyss, Oskar Blues Maker's Mark Whiskey Barrel-Aged Ten Fidy and Hops and Grain's Volumes of Oak are just three of the 11 beers on draft for Star Bar's "Beerversary."

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The Austin Chronicle

Austin Becomes 'Everytown'

Call it morning presser syndrome. Although Texas open carry advocates came out in force in response to a recent South by Southwest gun control panel, only a handful congregated outside City Hall for today's Austin launch of Everytown for Gun Safety .

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Eater

Festivals: Gelato World Tour Coming to Austin May 9-11

The Austin gelato scene is blowing up , and now the city will be the only North American stop for the Gelato World Tour .

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KUT-FM Austin

Austin: What's the One Thing That Would Make Life On Your Block Better?

As Austin prepares for its first elections with 10 new geographic districts, KUT is diving deeply into District One, which covers large parts of East Austin.

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The Daily Breeze

Uncovering the real First Lady Steak?

Two weeks ago we printed a recipe for what possibly could be “First Lady Steak,” requested by Tom in Long Beach.

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Portland Tribune

My View: City vacation rental rules fail to catch air

Recently, when Airbnb announced that Portland was to be its initial 'shared city,' Mayor Charlie Hales scored a huge victory in having Portland become the first city in the world for which Airbnb agreed to remit lodging taxes.

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KXAN-TV Austin

High-speed chase ends in crash in North Austin

APD says it started at 3:40 a.m. on IH-35 northbound and Woodward Street. The stolen Toyota led police towards North Austin for 20 minutes.

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KXAN-TV Austin

Serial bank robber sentenced to 15 years in federal prison

A Dripping Springs man will spend 15 years in federal prison for robbing five banks and one grocery store in 2013.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Austin American Statesman

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In the news: Chinatown owner's new outlook on life, cooking; Ramen Tatsu-Ya, In-N-Out eye South Lamar; Clinton loves Maudies After surviving a few recent medical scares, Chinatown owner Ronald Cheng was inspired by his mother, Linda, to open another Chinatown at the original location with a menu influenced by Linda's cooking.

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MySanAntonio.com

Texas candidate faces thorny death penalty choice

In this March 4, 2014, file photo, Texas Republican gubernatorial candidate General Greg Abbott, left, talks to supporters in San Antonio.

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