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Council Counters "Camp Abbott" With Plan to Convert a South Austin Motel Into a Low-Barrier Shelter
"...set aside $8 million to purchase the Rodeway Inn motel at Oltorf and I-35 to repurpose as an 87-bed..."

Nov. 15, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Council OK's Motel Purchase to Help Homeless
Also on the dais: parks, trains, trails, diapers
"...City Council approved unanimously on Thursday, Nov. 14, $8..."

Nov. 15, 2019 News Post by Austin Sanders

Rape Survivor Sues Local Motel for Failing to Help Her After Assault
The motel is accused of lacking adequate security, more
"...has filed a new civil lawsuit against a local Motel 6...."

Jan. 24, 2020 News Post by Sarah Marloff

Hurricane Relief Efforts Under Way in Austin
An estimated 5,000 hurricane evacuees are expected to arrive in Austin this weekend
"...an estimated 5,000 hurricane evacuees expected to arrive in Austin this weekend, local Red Cross officials were scrambling today..."

Sept. 2, 2005 News Feature by Amy Smith

The Stories Behind Austin’s Iconic Signs
How both classic neon and changing design continue to draw patrons to local restaurants and theatres
"...Many of Austin's most iconic signs have weathered theft, damage, and waves..."

Jan. 31, 2020 Features Feature by Jessi Cape

30 Years of “Best of Austin
Some of the stories behind 10,484 awards
"...10,484 total "Best of Austin" Awards over 30 years (an average of 349 per..."

Nov. 8, 2019 Features Feature by Nick Barbaro

Austin Film Festival Review: Yellow Rose
Austin-made drama sings an immigrant song
"...Fifteen years in the making, UT alumna Diane Paragas’ Austin-set Yellow Rose is a refreshing and strikingly original coming-of-age..."

Oct. 30, 2019 Screens Post by Beth Sullivan

Austin Police Dig For Remains, Find None
Roxanne Paltauf disappearance case still open
"...Austin Police say they have not located any evidence on..."

March 6, 2014 News Post by Jordan Smith

Austin Shorts at Sundance
David Lowery and the Zellner Bros. to do the 'Dance
"...Sundance sure is sweet on Austin's Zellner Bros. Don't get us wrong – we're sweet..."

Dec. 6, 2010 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Neon Austin
South Lamar
"...a one-mile stretch, South Lamar reveals itself to be Austin's most radiant neon district. Intended or not, the effect..."

May 23, 1997 Arts Feature

A Night For Austin Raises $500K for Capital Creatives
Willie: “We all need each other and we all need music”
"...Virtual concert, A Night For Austin saw 30 remotely recorded performances from famous townies and..."

June 11, 2020 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Photos Around Austin During the Coronavirus Pandemic
"...safe distances, of course) and capturing the sights of Austin amid the pandemic...."

March 23, 2020 Photo Gallery

Can You Guess These Iconic Austin Signs?
"...Think you know Austin signage? We've taken photos of a few local institutions..."

Jan. 30, 2020 Photo Gallery

Qmmunity: Fangirling Over Austin’s Queer Film Fest
Plus make marriage with p1nkstar and Y2K, and Erica Nix promises no cults
"...S. Eighth); visit our Screens section here or at austinchronicle.com/screens for more! 2 To Do..."

Aug. 23, 2019 Column by Sarah Marloff

Austin’s Queer Gym Transform Fitness to Close
But Erica Nix & her queer workouts are ready to bring back the absurd
"...Known as Austin’s queer gym, Nix opened Transform several years ago after..."

March 28, 2019 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

Five Austin Activities for the Whole Family
Got a house full of guests this holiday? Here’s how to entertain ’em.
"...a whole different story. Rent a bike from an Austin B-cycle station or grab one of those damn electric..."

Dec. 21, 2018 Chron Events Post by Shalavé Cawley

Shout Out to the Queer Best of Austin Winners
Qmmunity is so proud of you!
"...Hopefully by now you’ve realized our 2018 "Best of Austin" issue is out – on stands and online now!..."

Nov. 1, 2018 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

Austin Film Society Announces 2018 Grant Winners
Recipients show strength and diversity of Texas filmmakers
"...to fostering diversity in the moviemaking community. Now the Austin Film Society is knocking some of those barriers down..."

Sept. 5, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Austin Film Society Announces 2017 Film Grants
$143,000 in cash and support awarded to 34 filmmakers
"...The Austin Film Society supports Texas filmmaking in myriad ways –..."

Aug. 28, 2017 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Austin Music Awards' Industry Accolades Announced
Best radio station, record store, club, and many more
"...The Austin Music Awards ceremony isn't until next week, but the..."

March 6, 2017 Music Post by James Renovitch

Other Worlds Austin Adds Owen Egerton's Latest
Plus sci-fi fest's closing night title, and shorts
"...Other Worlds Austin, the dedicated sci-fi film festival, is coming up this..."

Nov. 28, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Austin Film Festival Review: Youth in Oregon
Family dramedy suffers from unnecessary subplots
"...Youth in Oregon, the closing night film of the Austin Film Festival, turned out to be a disappointing family..."

Oct. 22, 2016 Screens Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

Austin Police Trying to Reunite SXSW Goers With Stolen Property
Property hasn't been reported stolen
"...Austin Police are asking for help locating visitors who might..."

March 15, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

South Austin Cool
"...living in the absolutely coolest apartment complex in South Austin. (OK, side note for you folks not familiar with..."

Aug. 20, 2010 Postmarks

Austin City Council Wants to Help Workers Put Their Health First
Sick? Stay home.
"...a "right to return" program for concession workers at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport laid off during the COVID-19 crisis. Such..."

May 22, 2020 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Austin City Council Shows Surprising Interest in Upzoning
Mayor throws a curveball in advance of Monday's new Land Development Code revision report
"...City Council met Monday, Nov. 18, to discuss the..."

Nov. 22, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

San Francisco in South Austin
Finding dim sum and Cantonese seafood, early birds and all-nighters, at Marco Polo
"...the restaurant has battled since its inception. Imagine the motel instead as a strip mall, and half the image..."

March 19, 2004 Food Feature by Mick Vann

New Austin Music Worth Your Bandwidth This Week
Lucinda Williams, Ray Prim, and Curved Light lead the pack
"...rough-hewn blues starter "You Can't Rule Me," the Louisiana-born Austinite of yore begins by showing off Butch Norton (d),..."

Aug. 21, 2020 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

In 1990, Austin Audiences Watched Slacker... and Saw Themselves
Richard Linklater’s indie milestone celebrates 30 years
"...the only destination is wherever you end up. But Austin could have told them what was coming 11 months..."

July 24, 2020 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Austin’s Sexual Assault Controversies Roil the District Attorney’s Race
Margaret Moore's controversial handling of rape cases brings opponents to the race
"...cause for the "current crisis we are in" over Austin and Travis County's handling of sexual assault "is the..."

Feb. 7, 2020 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

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