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39 min ago | KXAN-TV Austin

Relaxed laws help Austin tap into microbrewery craze

The Austin City Council eased up on local regulations this week following a relaxation of state law last June, and customers couldn't be happier the issue has come to a head.

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3 hrs ago | Austin American Statesman

Austin Scoop: Saturday's pick: Jo's Easter Pet Parade

Jo's Pet Parade & Costume Contest has been an Easter weekend tradition in Austin for years.

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3 hrs ago | Austin American Statesman

The Feed: Scene report: Rain couldn't stop the party at Austin Food & Wine Alliance's Live Fire

A steady mist didn't keep a sold-out crowd from flocking to the Austin Food and Wine Alliance's annual Live Fire! event Thursday night at the Salt Lick Pavilion.

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5 hrs ago | Eater

Friday Open Threads: Where are Austin's Best Breakfasts?

Austin is a brunch-lovin town, which means that more essential egg-based meal is sometimes overlooked.

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5 hrs ago | CultureMap

Pinballz Kingdom to open off I-35, just south of Austin

The former Dorset Truck Stop, visible from Interstate Highway 35, is quickly transforming into Pinballz Kingdom, the latest business endeavor of Darren and Mikki Spohn.

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6 hrs ago | CBS Local

More Charges Added In South By Southwest Crash

A driver already charged with capital murder now is facing additional charges weeks after he plowed into a late-night crowd during the South By Southwest festival in Austin.

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9 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

Chaos in Tejas Returns with A Weekend in Austin

Underground music fans rejoiced on Wednesday when Chaos in Tejas founder Timmy Hefner posted one of the festival's trademark flyers to his Facebook page along with the message, "Wouldn't be the last weekend in May in Austin without some friends in town."

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11 hrs ago | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

fun.'s Andrew Dost Scoring New MTV Show, Upcoming Film

While fun. frontman Nate Ruess is recording duets with Pink , and guitarist Jack Antonoff is promoting his side project, Bleachers , and co-writing songs with the likes of Taylor Swift , the group's multi-instrumentalist Andrew Dost , has also been keeping busy.

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12 hrs ago | Laughing Squid

Mike Mitchell's Marvel-Themed Art Show at Mondo Gallery in Austin, Texas

Talented Los Angeles-based artist Mike Mitchell has an official Marvel-themed show art coming up at Mondo Gallery in Austin, Texas.

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16 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

Forrest McCoy shared this photo of the Austin skyline with us via ReportIt@kxan.com

The city of Austin is hitting the pavement Friday morning to recruit small businesses to it's Family Business Loan Program.

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19 hrs ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

Dear Amy Poehler: Please Host One of Your 'Smart G...

In June, Amy Poehler is hosting a summer camp in Austin, Texas inspired by her Smart Girls web series.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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