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The Judges
"...Kings of Colorado (Simon & Schuster) mostly in his apartment's stairwell just after the birth of his first son...."

Feb. 10, 2012 Books Feature

"...(Thursday, Jan. 26), with a morning quarterly briefing from Austin Energy (expect proposed rate schedules to be more than..."

Jan. 27, 2012 News Feature

Point Austin: Storm Surge
Finger-pointing follows lost fed funds for Weatherization Assistance Program
" begin weatherization work on the Mount Carmel Village apartments in East Aus­tin. It would have been a nice..."

Dec. 2, 2011 News Column by Amy Smith

Perry Gonna Make it Rain
Governor picks prayer over investment in firefighters
"...bill – except for Michele Greg of the Texas Apartment Association. Somehow, the bill still failed, and word at..."

April 22, 2011 News Post by Richard Whittaker

A Parliament of Experts
Did 'expert testimony' convict an innocent woman of murder?
"...Mexican immigrant was called in unexpectedly to the Northwest Austin restaurant where she'd been working for almost five years,..."

Feb. 4, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The 12th of Never
The dispute over one Eastside housing proposal reflects a larger Austin conflict
"...has something planned for 12th. Nevertheless, two nearby neighborhood associations are livid that a supportive housing proposal – including..."

Dec. 17, 2010 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

City Hall Hustle: Anywhere but Here
Austin altruism in danger of homelessness once again
"...that's overselling it a bit. But in our homeowner/neighborhood association-dominated body politic, every card-carrying member of the Republic of..."

Dec. 3, 2010 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Tone Deaf
Deaf Austinites say police can't seem to listen to reason
"...terms, the 24-year-old found herself in trouble with the Austin Police Department – booked into jail for resisting arrest,..."

Dec. 3, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

City Hall Hustle: Waste Not, Want Not
Council considers closing loopholes in recycling code
"...death panel. Despite the call to divert 90% of Austin's waste stream from landfills by 2040, apartments and condos..."

Nov. 5, 2010 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Point Austin: Drinking, Driving, Shooting ... and the APD
Leonardo Quintana hearing full of unintended revelations
"...the latest episode in his increasingly unhappy career, former Austin Police Department Officer Leonardo Quintana would have done well..."

Sept. 10, 2010 News Column by Michael King

Suspended in Time
The community song of Wilson Street awaits its next refrain
"...up. Other rental properties in this slice of South Austin have been detoxed and gentrified over the last decade,..."

Aug. 13, 2010 News Feature by Amy Smith

'Reckless Tactics' ... and the Blowback
Suppressed KeyPoint report charges APD negligence in Sanders shooting
"...Outside investigators asked by the city to review the Austin Police Department Internal Affairs investigation into last year's police..."

May 14, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Showdown at David Street: City Regs Broken at Will
Gasp! City staff helps developer skirt the law.
"...Nuria Zara­goza, president of the Original West Uni­ver­sity Neighborhood Association, about a purported "remodel" project at 1915 David St...."

April 30, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

City Hall Hustle: Will the Shill
The ex-mayor says this may be your last chance to snap up a condo
"...has cropped up in radio ads promoting some "Downtown Austin Facts" about the city's oft-maligned condo developments...."

Nov. 6, 2009 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Faces of Homelessness
Another Downtown attempt to find answers
"...Depending on where in Austin you live, the entertainment district's ongoing woes – among..."

Oct. 9, 2009 News Feature by Marc Savlov

Chamber Raises a Glass to WTP4
WTP4 supporters are a who's who collection of business interests
" building the plant or instead by utilizing the Austin Water Utility's resources toward greater conservation...."

Sept. 25, 2009 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Can This District Be Saved?
The revival of the Warehouse District is rooted in Austin's history – and its popularity is also its peril
" Lake|Flato Architects) and Gables Republic Park, a 16-story apartment tower. In addition, Gables obtained a city demolition permit..."

Sept. 11, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

What's Next for the ARA?
As the longtime director departs and an audit looms, does the Eastside nonprofit have a future?
"...Controversy has dogged the Austin Revitalization Authority from the moment it was born...."

Aug. 7, 2009 News Feature by Lee Nichols

"...• City Council returns from summer break today (Thursday),..."

July 24, 2009 News Feature

APD Shooting: Chief Responds to Community Concerns
Acevedo apologizes to family of Nate Sanders II
"...Austin Police Chief Art Acevedo apologized to the family of..."

June 5, 2009 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and beyond
"...of options for structuring a new department dedicated to Austin's live music industry. To date, music-industry support has been..."

Jan. 23, 2009 News Feature

Double-Barrel Beautiful
Texan sweetheart of the 1960s folk rodeo, Carolyn Hester
"...had first seen and heard me at Carolyn Hester's apartment. Carolyn was a Texan guitar-playing singer who I knew..."

Dec. 19, 2008 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
" broker a deal to pay back-rent to the Austin Revitalization Authority. The restaurant's fixtures will be sold to..."

Oct. 31, 2008 News Feature

Out of the Mouths of Children
The return of the Butthole Surfers – don't call it a reunion!
"...At their peak in the mid- to late 1980s, Austin's Butthole Surfers were the physical embodiment of chaos theory,..."

Sept. 26, 2008 Music Feature by Austin Powell

Deadlocked Over Density
Neighbors say ARA's development plans for East 11th Street would clash with existing homes and businesses, including the historic Victory Grill
"...To say that the Austin Revitalization Author­ity's relationship with its East Austin neighbors and..."

Sept. 5, 2008 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
"...• Austin Welcomes Gustav Evacuees As during Hurricane Katrina, Austin became..."

Sept. 5, 2008 News Feature

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
"...• Teachers' unions are suing Austin Independent School District to block the release of what..."

July 18, 2008 News Feature

Point Austin: A Tale of Two Cities
Thinking about affordable housing from all sides
"...and reputation, has been transformed into a 100-unit efficiency apartment building providing modest, comfortable, and supportive housing for residents..."

July 4, 2008 News Column by Michael King

After a Fashion
Your gracious Style Avatar on throwing rocks and giving 'em 'the finger'
"...BAT-TERY The e-mail said, "Come in your best Austin party attire." Well, don't I always, since that's all..."

June 27, 2008 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Density Debacle at 51st Street
Neighborhood, developer, and bike activists all at odds over proposed development
"...low-profile zoning case for a residential development in Central Austin is now a three-way controversy, involving not only the..."

May 16, 2008 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

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