Oct. 18, 2019

news

Chronicle Endorsements for the November 5 Election

BY THE CHRONICLE EDITORIAL BOARD

The Long Story of East 11th and 12th Streets Takes a Turn

Austin’s historically black neighborhood continues to stand at the crossroads of growth

BY BRANT BINGAMON

Austin At Large: We Have Had It With That Guy

Republicans, come get your bros. Dems, get out your voters.

BY MIKE CLARK-MADISON

Public Notice – LDC Revision: Notes & Notices

BY NICK BARBARO

Headlines

Quote of the Week

Civics 101

NAKED CITY

Texas Hemp Growers Host Master Class on Modern Cultivation

BY KEVIN CURTIN

The Beto-Castro-Meter

Checking on the chances for Texas' presidential candidates

A Testy Council Continues to Consider Homelessness

The dais agrees: Ordinances need to be revised, but they disagree on how to do so

BY AUSTIN SANDERS

The Texas Conference for Women Turns 20 With Expanded Programming

Megan Rapinoe, Tracee Ellis Ross to keynote nonprofit, nonpartisan networking event

BY SARAH MARLOFF

Ken Paxton Blocks Payment to Formerly Incarcerated Man Declared Innocent

Declared innocent, Alfred Dewayne Brown has appealed for compensation due to unjust imprisonment

BY MICHAEL KING

Will Austin's New Wildfire Code Be Enough?

"The risk is bad"

BY LINDSAY STAFFORD MADER

food

The Graphic Details Behind Marketing Austin's Craft Beers

How to grow from a brew to a brand

BY ERIC PUGA

Local Supplement Brand Pledges to Clean Up Litter With Every Purchase

fitppl sees the link between healthy food and a healthy planet

BY LINA FISHER

Austin's Best Food and Drink Events This Week

Dinner parties, farmers' markets, beer, wine, and more for the week of October 17, 2019
music

Iron Age's Seminal Album Reverberates Through Texas' Metal Scene

The Sleeping Eye turns 10 with a reissue, its creators and other Texas metal icons consider its influence

BY MICHAEL TOLAND

Faster Than Sound: Ryan Garrett Assumes Beerland Lease

Stubb’s GM Ryan Garrett takes over lease on neighboring punk club Beerland, expanding Red River Cultural District involvement.

BY RACHEL RASCOE

screens

Chad Holt, Austin's Last Provocateur

The Total Badass left his mark on the city's underground

BY KEVIN CURTIN

Dreamy Visions at the Austin Arthouse Film Festival

Celebrate the avant-garde at AFS Cinema

BY RICHARD WHITTAKER

Film Reviews

The Addams Family

Your favorite creepy neighbors are back, and kid friendly

Celebration

Long-suppressed documentary of Yves Saint Laurent is style and substance

Give Me Liberty

Chaotic story of disability doesn't get completely lost on its trip

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

This spell isn't as bewitching the second time around

Zombieland: Double Tap

Zomcom sequel doesn't have the splattering charm of the original
arts & culture

Esther's Follies Meets Scooby-Doo in The Haunting of the Tavern

In this new murder mystery comedy, chasing Emily the ghost leads to some real high jinkies!

BY ROBERT FAIRES

Arts Reviews

Thinkery & Verse's Dionysus in America

This contemporary spin on The Bacchae shows how little the unjust treatment of women has changed in 2,500 years

TexARTS’ Little Shop of Horrors

This production of the horror comedy musical makes watching inept humans get devoured by an alien plant just a damn good time

“Will Klemm: Box of Light” at Wally Workman Gallery

The artist illuminates our world’s defining shadows with an oil-based glow
columns

Qmmunity: The Queer Adoration of Robyn

Plus Halloween-inspired drag and QTAPI storytelling

BY SARAH MARLOFF

Day Trips: Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum, Cuero

Chisholm Trail rides again

BY GERALD E. MCLEOD

The Luv Doc: Exposed Flesh

Please remember my disapproval

BY THE LUV DOC

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows

BY MR. SMARTY PANTS

Feedback

Letters to the editor, published daily
sports

Soccer Watch

BY NICK BARBARO

comics

This Modern World

BY TOM TOMORROW

Eyebeam

BY SAM HURT

Jen Sorensen Comics

BY JEN SORENSEN

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