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Austin Animal Center Strains to Maintain Its No-Kill Status
City shelter struggles with overcrowding and volunteer dissatisfaction
"...At the end of a group tour of the Austin Animal Center late last year, a few of us..."

Feb. 8, 2019 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

How to Prepare a Possum: 19th Century Cuisine in Austin
Austin History Center exhibits local food history
"...In the view of Michael Miller, archivist at the Austin History Center, the beginning of our city was rooted..."

May 16, 2013 Food Post by MM Pack

South Austin Park Was Intended to Be a Park
"...in his letter of May 6 [“Postmarks”] that South Austin Park was never intended as a neighborhood park. A..."

May 11, 2005 Postmarks

Meet the Austin Toros
Free open scrimmage and player meet-and-greet
"...season a few weeks away from tipping off, the Austin Toros are bringing in the new campaign with a..."

Nov. 14, 2011 Sports Post by Will Schmidt

Council Recap: Undoing Austin’s White Supremacist Legacy
A Juneteenth holiday, renamings, alcohol rules among changes
"...legacy of white supremacy that haunts every American city, Austin included...."

July 31, 2020 News Post by Austin Sanders

Austin PARD Skatepark
"...The Austin Parks & Recreation Department's Skatepark can, indeed, be just..."

April 7, 2000 Features Feature by Inga M. Muscio

Rename Austin? Not Likely.
City name not going anywhere anytime soon
"...No, Austin isn't changing its name...."

Aug. 3, 2018 News Feature by Mary Tuma

City of Austin Scales Back on Some Public Services During COVID-19 Outbreak
Essential services including public safety, utilities continue
"...City of Austin officials announced Sunday, March 15, that all public library..."

March 16, 2020 News Post by Austin Sanders

Brian Manley to Be Named Lone Finalist for Chief of Austin Police
City Manager Spencer Cronk to make announcement Monday
"...being considered for the vacancy of chief of the Austin Police Department. Cronk will put Manley before a community..."

April 30, 2018 News Post by Chase Hoffberger

Thirteen Things To Do in Austin on Halloween
Halloween 2014: All the events here, there, and in-between
"...a conveniently numbered list of things to do around Austin...."

Oct. 23, 2014 Chron Events Post by Derek Van Wagner

Austin's Political Ecosystem
Swearingen's Environmental City tells the inner history of city politics
"...she wrote a $5,000 check to the Parks and Recreation Department, essentially hiring the city to lend her a..."

April 23, 2010 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

Where to Find Free Turkey Dinners and Grocery Relief in Austin
Plus volunteer opportunities to give back this season
"...organizations distributing holiday dinners and emergency grocery relief for Austinites in need between now and Turkey Day...."

Nov. 18, 2020 News Post by Katherine McNevins

'Austin Chronicle' Endorsements
General Election, Nov. 6 – Proposed Constitutional Amendments
"...Flawn Academic Center (the Undergraduate Library) lobby, West Mall, University of Texas..."

Oct. 26, 2007 News Feature

'Austin Chronicle' Endorsements
General Election, Nov. 6 – Proposed Constitutional Amendments
"...Flawn Academic Center (the Undergraduate Library) lobby, West Mall, University of Texas..."

Oct. 19, 2007 News Feature

'Austin Chronicle' Endorsements
General Election, Nov. 6 – Proposed Constitutional Amendments
"...Prop. 3: $17,980,000 tax bonds for park and recreational facilities including a recreation center...."

Nov. 2, 2007 News Feature

Farewell and “Gracias” to Gus Garcia, Austin Trailblazer
Hispanic activist, former trustee, council member, mayor died Monday, at 84
"...Dec. 17, at the age of 84 – every Austinite should read former City Council Member (and former Chronicle..."

Dec. 21, 2018 News Feature by Michael King

Point Austin: The Capitol Circus Decamps
Did we learn anything more than the meaning of 'chub'?
"...molasses, providing the most memorable line of the session, Austin Rep. Dawnna Dukes' "the paint's dry."..."

June 5, 2009 News Column by Michael King

Point Austin: Breaking Down the Bonds
Affordable housing headlines, but there's plenty in the package
"...bonds would underwrite expanded health care services, parks and recreation facilities, libraries and related cultural facilities, flood mitigation, public..."

Sept. 7, 2018 News Column by Michael King

Obama in Austin Thursday Morning - Get Tickets TODAY
Presidential candidate coming Austin Convention Center
"...website: Join Barack Obama at a Town Hall in Austin on Thursday, February 28. A Town Hall Meeting to..."

Feb. 27, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

Austin Murals - A Partial List
"...Producing a definitive catalog of all the murals in Austin is the kind of endeavor that can't be accomplished..."

Sept. 4, 1998 Arts Feature

Council Gives Green Light to Convention Center, Scooter Riders
May 23 meeting tackles "Downtown puzzle," "micro-mobility"
"...of the day: a plan to expand the Convention Center while preserving nearby Palm School, and new regulations on..."

May 24, 2019 News Post by Austin Sanders

Council: Visit Austin, But How?
Defining oversight for city tourism
"...Austin is on its way to having a Tourism Commission...."

June 22, 2018 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Dougherty Arts Center Relocation OK'd and Affordable Housing Program Gets Pushed Through at Council
And more notes from the May 9 City Council meeting
"...Affordable housing, climate change, and the Dougherty Arts Center took center stage at a mostly brisk City Council..."

May 10, 2019 News Post by Austin Sanders

Ice Hits, Austin Stops
UPDATE: Multiple accidents mean schools, UT, county, city close
"...and a rarely sighted dusting of snow, means that Austin is effectively shut down for the day. School districts,..."

Jan. 24, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Neighbors Call Foul on Tennis Center Expansion
Galindo residents want to keep green space
"...South Austin Park's 11.75 sylvan acres, just south of Oltorf and..."

Feb. 11, 2005 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

New Austin Music Worth Your Bandwidth This Week
What we’re listening to
"...touring of Black and Black-friendly clubs brought him to Austin in the late Fifties and early Sixties...."

Oct. 2, 2020 Music Feature by Kevin Curtin

Austin Street Art Enters Into a New Era
With the city cracking down on graffiti and Hope Outdoor Gallery set to close, artists look for permission to paint
"...make up a whole community of artists here in Austin. Many started at Hope when it opened in 2011...."

July 27, 2018 News Feature by Kate Groetzinger

Mexican American Cultural Center Grand-Opening Ceremony
Sept. 15, 600 River St.
"..."One Dance," featuring Mariachi Jalisco and ballet folklórico from Austin High, the Oswaldo A.B. Cantu Pan American Recreation Center..."

Sept. 14, 2007 Arts Feature

Amid COVID Surge, City of Austin to Close City Parks, Barton Springs Pool
Officials fear holiday weekend will give virus a transmission boost
"...The City of Austin announced today it would scale back park and pool..."

June 29, 2020 News Post by Kimberley Jones

Austin's Hottest Winter Date Ideas
Seasonally appropriate suggestions for your next night out
"...Ah, winter in Austin. Beanies are broken out, Bevo goes into hibernation, and..."

Dec. 3, 2018 Chron Events Post by Shalavé Cawley

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