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14 min ago | The Austin Chronicle
Georgia tows the line, Putin reels in Russian media, and Porno Pete lets it all hang out, as your AggreGAYtor ponders a Tic-Tac.
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2 hrs ago | CultureMap
3 hrs ago | CultureMap
It's that time of year when we're bombarded with best of, must read and top-ten/top-hundred/top-million book lists of the year.
6 hrs ago | Fodor's
This fall saw the debut of the Hotel Ella , a 47-room hotel in Austin, Texas , set in a reimagined former mansion.
6 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle
At the close of Monday's session in the State vs. Rosemary Lehmberg removal trial, visiting Judge David Peeples asked Travis County litigator James Collins : "Are you asking me to predict the future?" Peeples' question suggested that he's not quite clear on just what the State is trying to prove.
8 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle
Nick Calandro moved to Austin in a hurry and opened his sandwich shop with equal speed.
Frustrated by single-purpose grinders that could only work with salt or pepper, Austinite Dan Roberts invented this Compagno Spice System, which has 10 different interchangeable spices so that the different flavors don't accidentally get mixed up.
A still from "Start Fresh: Never Give Up," a digital short documenting graffiti art at Austin's Hope Outdoor Gallery.
The University of Texas System Board of Regents plans to discuss the employment of University of Texas at Austin President Bill Powers during a closed-door executive session at its board meeting on Thursday.
Girls Rock Austin, the local branch of a much-lauded national summer camp program devoted to empowering female tweens and teens through music immersion , has been well-publicized and celebrated in Austin media.
Notorious party animal Andrew W.K. has Austin next on his list of cities that have been naugty and nice enough to merit a stop along his holiday tour.
Who makes their biggest announcement of the year on a weekend? One paralyzed by Antarctic temperatures at that? The Grammys! Business as usual for the award avatars, contemporary flavors versus fossil rock .
Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg heads to court this week as a defendant in a civil trial that could oust her from office.
Phoenix and Circa Waves have joined the line up for next year's NME Awards Shows 2014 with Austin, Texas.
Just two and a half weeks before Christmas, dozens of people shopped for Christmas trees at the Papa Noel Christmas tree tent on Loop 360 in Northwest Austin.
Commuting west out of downtown Austin - on the best days already a pain in the gear - just got significantly harder.