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Habitat for Humanity Builds More Than Houses Foundation of Faith
"...the second quarter of the Cowboys-Jaguars futility scramble, or for the late risers among us (you know who you..."

Nov. 7, 1997 Features Feature by Jay Hardwig

Habitat for Humanity Director on Affordability
Greg Anderson promotes increased density, developer involvement in code rewrite
"...Austin Democrats to hear Greg Anderson, director of operations for Austin's Habitat for Humanity and a member of the..."

July 14, 2017 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Local GLBT Community, Austin Habitat for Humanity Banding Together to Build Home, Looking for Help
"...celebrations, Austin’s GLBT community is banding together with Austin Habitat for Humanity to build a home this fall. The..."

June 15, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Plaza Saltillo’s Affordable Habitat
Habitat for Humanity in line for new density bonuses at two Fourth Street addresses
"...Austin's Habitat for Humanity will add to the affordable housing units..."

Aug. 25, 2017 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Go Repair! Closes Application Window for Local Nonprofits
Up to $2.5 million at stake for low-income homeowners
"...Austin's Go Repair! funding program closed its application window for the next fiscal year, and staff are now deliberating..."

Sept. 1, 2017 News Feature by Joseph Caterine

Looking for Cheap Dirt
Trying to make housing 'affordable' has a whole lot to do with the facts on the ground
"...of it – and that's why local discussions of affordable housing so quickly turn dirty...."

May 12, 2006 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Working for Affordability
"...There are several nonprofit groups working on affordable housing in Austin, sometimes overlapping and working in tandem...."

Sept. 14, 2007 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Welfare for the Wealthy – What Else Is New?
"...that there was no money left in the budget for speed bumps, but my request would be put on..."

July 10, 2007 Postmarks

New Life for Plaza Saltillo
City to reshape old rail yard into transit hub
"...coveted stretches of property in East Austin is poised for redevelopment, with two finalists competing for the chance to..."

June 13, 2014 News Feature by Amy Smith

Austin at Large: Time for the Bonus Round!
Trusting ourselves to allow the housing that will change the city
"...21, the City Council will likely endorse Greg Casar's "Affordability Unlocked" citywide density bonus program – because who, in..."

Feb. 22, 2019 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Recruiting for Peace
"...to a much lesser extent, women) the military wants. For students who attend inner-city, lower-income schools like Johnston, where..."

Nov. 23, 2001 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Nonprofits and the City's Quest for Affordable Housing
Helping usher Austin out of a quagmire of inequality
"...In April, as part of its effort to combat the deepening housing shortage, the city of..."

July 14, 2017 News Feature by Joseph Caterine

Page Two: Humanity in Its Habitat
As part of the natural world, we can be neither celebrated nor condemned
"...folks of all political stripes recasting it as, "We forgive us our trespasses (sins), as we carefully record those..."

April 18, 2008 Column by Louis Black

Dear John
In this obvious romance, a soldier on leave falls for a girl, which leads to an anguished correspondence.
"...argue that all romantic figures in the movies should conform to the same ideal – variety is the spice..."

Feb. 5, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Blue Genie Art Industries Is Moving
And you’re invited to the farewell party, citizen!

"...The group responsible for so many oversized creative and commercial icons in this..."

March 29, 2016 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Holiday Wish Lists 2002
Presents for public service
"...gloomy predictions, latent Santas all over Austin will still perform their appointed rounds -- especially those that help fellow..."

Dec. 27, 2002 Features Feature

The Devil Is in the Denim
Your taste in jeans is distressing to me.
"...The humble blue jean has gotten waaay too big for its britches. Again. Pricey denim is old news. A..."

Oct. 26, 2007 Design Post by Kate X Messer

Find Another Hobby
Alternative crafting for the conceptually thoughtful
"...Austin is one giant Etsy, stitchy, Pinterest board for the terminally bored/creative. Trouble is, kitsch palace Hobby Lobby..."

July 1, 2014 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Mortimer

Naked City
Zoned for Conflict
"...council that the city needs more of a plan for this site," said Jean Mather, who has served on..."

July 20, 2001 News Feature by Jordan Smith

No Room at the Complex
Renters scramble for housing as dirt churns on new condos
"...finding and acquiring your new digs: ceaselessly scouring Craigslist for rent south of $650 or deals in Hyde Park..."

Sept. 14, 2007 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

The Council We Deserve?
In the races for City Council, it's a search for competence amidst the chaff
"...the dais, has attended a few of the candidate forums around town to watch how her potential replacements perform..."

April 22, 2005 News Feature by Michael King

Holiday Wish Lists 2004
Presents for Public Service
"...As in: Thank you, God, for delivering us from the maw of death at the..."

Nov. 26, 2004 Features Feature

Holiday Wish Lists 2003
Presents for public service
"...a difference ... likewise with food donations, sometimes needed for specific events. For space's sake, we have removed the..."

Dec. 5, 2003 Features Feature

Rising From the Halloween Flood
Rebuilding the homes – and lives – displaced by the 2013 Onion Creek floods
"...of a storm with excitement. "I was thanking God for the wonderful rain," she says. "We needed it."..."

Dec. 26, 2014 News Feature by Kate X Messer

City Tells Firefighters Volunteering Not Allowed
Union chief sees double standard on charity projects
"...the Austin Fire Department, whose decision to volunteer with Habitat for Humanity, building a house near AFD's Eastside Station..."

Sept. 23, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Whose Job Is It Anyway?
Habitat for Humanity is being criticized for not rebuilding the Gulf Coast fast enough - but is it really their job?
"...The New York Times reports today that Habitat for Humanity has been criticized for taking too long..."

Feb. 22, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Making Reuse Mainstream
Austin needs a combo of government leadership, corporate responsibility, and individual commitment to meet reuse benchmarks
"...the outlet store, where stuff of all kinds sells for $1.49 a pound. They're past the baler, which compresses..."

Feb. 12, 2016 News Feature by Robyn Ross

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from around the world
"...– Soon-to-be-ex-state Rep. Ron Wilson, D-Houston, blaming "white liberals" for his primary defeat last week...."

March 19, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
"...Quote of the Week "I think it's unfortunate that neither the governor nor his staff spoke to..."

June 22, 2007 News Feature

Missed the Mark
"...Liberal Austin Democrats regarding the related issues of CodeNEXT, affordability, and density [“Greg Anderson on Affordability,” News, July 14]...."

July 19, 2017 Postmarks

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