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Food Truck Friday: Melted
Resourceful, philanthropic, and smart, 16-year-old Anna Hutto is not your typical teenager. The quick-witted entrepreneur is the force behind Melted, a new food truck with a unique focus. With 100% of profits benefitting a human rights nonprofit, Anna is giving people extra incentive to eat one of America’s favorite sandwiches.

2:30PM Fri. Jul. 29, Lauren Jones Read More | Comment »

Advocates Ask Council to Solve Rape Kit Backlog
Victim’s advocates joined Mayor Pro Tem Kathie Tovo and District 4 Council Member Greg Casar Thursday morning to call on City Council to immediately prioritize Austin Police Department’s rape kit backlog in light of the DNA lab closure.

1:26PM Fri. Jul. 29, Annamarya Scaccia Read More | Comment »

At Camp Contemporary, Life Imitates Art
A rope swing over a tranquil, blue lake and ghost stories told into flashlight microphones – these are the memories of a childhood summer camp. A slow-roasted steer, live music, and bird-watching surrounded by 14 acres of sculpture – these will be the memories of Camp Contemporary, an adult camp hosted by the Contemporary Austin in October.

12:32PM Fri. Jul. 29, Emily Gibson Read More | Comment »

Adult Play: Storm Thorgerson by Steve Miller
In 2010, I walked into Encore Records – then on Anderson Lane (now on E. Sixth) – and was instantaneously drawn by some all-powerful cosmic magnet to a 40 x 40 record company promo of Steve Miller’s new disc, Bingo! “This looks like one of those old Hipgnosis covers from the Seventies,” I awed to owner Chuck Lokey staring up at its spot high on a wall. Good eye, yo.

11:30AM Fri. Jul. 29, Raoul Hernandez Read More | Comment »

The Golden Age of Industrial Musicals Shines Anew at the Alamo Drafthouse
From roughly the 1950s to the 1980s, corporate America commissioned tremendous numbers of lavish Broadway-style shows about sales and service for industry conventions that weren’t open to the public. Some of those shows, though, were filmed. Yes, and – Guess who’s got a collection of those films?

11:30AM Fri. Jul. 29, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

The Golden Age of Industrial Musicals Shines Anew at the Alamo Drafthouse
 
VIDEO: Playing Pokémon Go at the Texas Capitol
Just how beloved is Pokémon Go? Well, people love it enough to venture to the Capitol grounds in the Texas heat, mingle with other players, and hope for an encounter with one of those elusive virtual creatures.

5:04PM Thu. Jul. 28, James Renovitch Read More | Comment »

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Ken Paxton Sues Austin
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton executed the inevitable late in the afternoon on Wednesday, filing a lawsuit in the 53rd District Court of Travis County against the city of Austin, Mayor Steve Adler, and each member of the City Council.

4:36PM Thu. Jul. 28, Chase Hoffberger Read More | Comment »

Health Advocates Deliver Thousands of Comments to Oppose Texas' Pre-Abortion Booklet Revisions
While Kryston Skinner dreamed of starting a family one day, she knew it was not the right time for an early and unexpected pregnancy.

4:00PM Wed. Jul. 27, Mary Tuma Read More | Comment »

Mondo Con: The Third Coming
Mondo may as well just change their name to "Shut Up and Take My Money." The Austin-based print and collectibles company just announced that it'll be landing the Mondo Con festival mothership again.

3:00PM Wed. Jul. 27, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

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