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Making Reuse Mainstream
Austin needs a combo of government leadership, corporate responsibility, and individual commitment to meet reuse benchmarks
"...stuffed animals are both the evidence of a successful reuse operation – Goodwill Central Texas keeps 81% of the..."

Feb. 12, 2016 News Feature by Robyn Ross

Reuse Resource Chart
"...Austin Clothes Exchange Bring an item to take an item..."

Feb. 12, 2016 News Feature

Faster Than Sound: Could Austin Arts & Music Finally Get a Cultural Trust?
It's not here yet, but talks are intensifying. Also, bars and a few live music venues reopen.
"...As the city of Austin continues to divvy COVID-19 relief, music advocates are making..."

May 29, 2020 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Artist Calder Kamin Envisions "A World Without Waste"
With animals crafted from plastic bags, the Austin native turns our eyes to nature
" to mail her your old plastic bags. The creative reuse crusader, known for turning trash into art, crochets..."

July 2, 2021 Arts Feature by Barbara Purcell

Best Earth-Friendly Crafting
Austin Creative Reuse
"...consistently provide thoughtful updates and fun virtual contests so creative Austinites can compete with eco-friendly iterations of gift wrap,..."

May 14, 2021 Best of Austin Feature

Find Another Hobby
Alternative crafting for the conceptually thoughtful
"...Austin is one giant Etsy, stitchy, Pinterest board for the..."

July 1, 2014 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Mortimer

Council: Child Care “Scandal” Highlights City’s Own Failures
CMs also mull fate of APL’s Recycled Reads
"...the Statesman published a piece revealing that City of Austin Human Resources Director Joya Hayes was in the ethics..."

Feb. 15, 2019 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Arts and Crafts Store
Jerry’s Artarama
"...Finalists: Austin Creative Reuse, Hill Country Weavers, LetterPress PLAY, The Paper..."

May 14, 2021 Best of Austin Feature

Arts & Crafts Store
Jerry's Artarama
"...Finalists: Austin Creative Reuse, Bead It..."

Nov. 8, 2019 Best of Austin Feature

Arts & Crafts Store
Austin Creative Reuse

Nov. 2, 2018 Best of Austin Feature

Gay Place: Vagina
At last, a place for your… you know…
"...AUSTIN FACES AIDS AIDS Services of Austin presents the full..."

Dec. 9, 2011 Column by Kate X Messer

Growing Pains
Rapidly expanding Austin Green Art works to sustain its mission and identity
"...Last spring, I met Austin Green Art founder Randy Jewart for a one-on-one conversation..."

April 18, 2008 Arts Feature by Nikki Moore

Ho-Ho-Homegrown Holidays
Austin's independent "iconic" businesses hope we'll all put them on our list
"...That's the motto of the Austin Independent Business Alliance, an especially timely message this holiday..."

Dec. 8, 2006 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Lasting Commitments
The 2008 class of the Austin Arts Hall of Fame
"...performing and visual arts to progress and prosper. The Austin Arts Hall of Fame honors this latter class of..."

May 23, 2008 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Public Notice: Helping the Helpers
"...a patent-free COVID-19 vaccine. Tickets start at $150, at"

May 6, 2022 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Civics 101
" issue EICs for voters in need of IDs. Austin-area Driver License offices."

Oct. 17, 2014 News Column

Naked City
Local news this week in Austin.
"...the surrounding buildings" in cities throughout Texas, not just Austin. City Governmental Relations Director John Hrncir says the city..."

April 6, 2001 News Feature by Erica C. Barnett

A Long Time Coming
Why Now?
"...The answer is, in a word, detente. According to Austin political veterans, the de-escalation of hostilities between developers and..."

Feb. 5, 1999 News Feature by Jenny Staff

Reusing Seaholm
"...I appreciated Jenny Staff's coverage of the Seaholm Reuse Planning Committee's report to the City Council on Dec...."

Dec. 25, 1998 Column

Day Trips: New Monuments, Houston
Twenty-five artists reimagine modern monuments
"...New York City thought it time to take a creative look at what are considered public monuments, says Ana..."

March 1, 2019 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

It's Not Easy Being Green
The city's Office of Sustainability is still trying to find a sustainable mission
"...Lucia Athens is the City of Austin's Chief Sustainability Officer. Hired in 2010, Athens became the..."

April 5, 2013 News Feature by Mike Kanin

Public Notice: Doing In Deed Restrictions?
Plus: More Hancock! And fewer teachers?
"...As we've reported here before, residents in many Austin neighborhoods have been horrified to discover "whites only" clauses..."

March 12, 2021 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Cheer Up Charlie's Out, La Corsha In
East Sixth game-changer faces a new owner and lease non-renewal
"...attest set the tone and injected a playfulness and "Austin-ness" into the East Sixth renaissance sorely missing from other..."

Dec. 13, 2013 Qmmunity Post by Kate X Messer

Off the Record
Seaholm Power Plant reboots, reuses, recycles
"...The Black Angels proved that their Austin Psych Fest could be the All Tomorrow's Parties of..."

May 13, 2011 Music Column by Austin Powell

No Home for Rhizome ... for Now
Rhizome Collective looks for a new location
"...water plants, constructed wetlands that filter household wastewater for reuse, a room built from straw bales, and an electricity-generating..."

April 3, 2009 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

After a Fashion
SXSW Friday
"...THE YELLOW BADGE OF COURAGE Here in Austin, the accessory of the season, of course, is the..."

March 15, 2002 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Naked City
Intel Design Contest
" campaign? Send us your ideas on how to reuse, revamp and revitalize this downtown eyesore no later than..."

April 6, 2001 News Feature

Naked City
Intel Design Contest
" campaign? Send us your ideas on how to reuse, revamp, and revitalize this downtown eyesore no later than..."

March 30, 2001 News Feature

Preaching to the Converted
"Troubling Era"
"...impossible to make this assessment without acknowledging our twofold Austin bias. On the one hand, under Kirk Watson's go-go..."

Dec. 25, 1998 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Suburban Blight
Austinites' Escape to the 'Burbs Backfires
"...big trend, and not really a brand new one. Austin is not exempt from it...."

March 27, 1998 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

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