Aug. 14, 1998

Volume 17, Number 49

news

Fat and Mostly Healthy

City Rolls Out Brave New Budget

BY MIKE CLARK-MADISON

Bond Brouhaha

Council Reenacts for Public What It Did in Private

BY JENNY STAFF

Bond Saga Continues

The General Obligation Bond Package

The Major Budget Initiatives

Where the Money Comes From: City Income Fund

The Budget Process

After the Deluge: Awash in Legal Fees

The DARE Debate

Austin Police Kick Drug Prevention Program

BY ERICA C. BARNETT

food

Belgian Sans Nonsense

Il Rifugio's Belgian Fare Delightful in Its Simplicity

BY REBECCA CHASTENET DÉ GERY

Jim-Jim's Waterice

Food-O-File

Learning to Cook Italianat the Source

BY VIRGINIA B. WOOD

music

Ecstatic Improvisation

St. Cecilia's Jazz Festival

BY CHRISTOPHER HESS

St. Cecilia Jazz Festival Schedule

Recommended

Also Playing

Road Shows

The Christian Life

Billy Joe Shaver's Victory

BY JIM CALIGIURI

Eddy Shaver: Tuning Guitars

Shaver

Dancing About Architecture

Ely Come, Ely Go

BY KEN LIECK

Record Reviews

screens

Out With the Old ...

Upgrades, Updates and New Toys for Your PC

BY JOHN AVIGNONE

Cheap and Easy Upgrades

Scanlines

Our Gal Joan

TV Eye

BY MARGARET MOSER

Shortcuts

BY MARJORIE BAUMGARTEN

Film Reviews

arts & culture

That Better Place

Choreographer Kate Warren and Her Crystal Eyes

BY BARBEJOY A. PONZIO

Articulations

Are We Not Theatregoers?

BY ROBERT FAIRES

Arts Reviews

columns

Free HIV Testing

about AIDS

Coach's Corner

BY ANDY "COACH" COTTON

Day Trips

BY GERALD E. MCLEOD

Page Two

BY NICK BARBARO

Public Notice

Top of the Waiting List

BY KATE X MESSER

Postmarks

They Got Nothing on Lacresha

Mister Smarty Pants Knows

BY MR. SMARTY PANTS

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