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Literary Guisado
An Interview with Francisco Goldman
"...AC: How did your Guatemalan heritage figure in your childhood?..."

June 6, 1997 Books Feature by Marion Winik

Day Trips & Beyond: May Events Roundup
Get ready for baby sea turtles, balloon launches, and more
"...West Texas Heritage Days May 3-4, Fort McKavett State Historic Site, www.thc.texas.gov/news-events/events/west-texas-heritage-days..."

April 30, 2019 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

The Best of Oktoberfest
Seven local picks for celebrating pretzels, brats, and beer
"...the Central Texas Dachshund Rescue. Oktoberfest at the German-Texan Heritage Society..."

Oct. 12, 2018 Food Feature by Emily Beyda

Toni Tipton-Martin Attends Let's Move Anniversary Celebration
Local food and nutrition activist is guest at the White House
"...The half-day White House event brought together community activists and faith-based leaders from..."

March 29, 2013 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Happenings
April 12-19
"...at Auschwitz during World War II. Part of Jewish Heritage Month. 10am-3pm. www.thewhiterosesociety.org...."

April 13, 2007 News Feature

Where the Money Goes
"...• African American Heritage Society: $1.5 million toward renovation of the Hamilton-Dietrich House..."

Nov. 3, 2006 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Tell It Like It Is
Cyril Neville holds nothing back
"...has routinely closed out New Orleans' annual Jazz & Heritage Festival...."

April 28, 2006 Music Feature by Robert Gabriel

Naked City
The man behind FreePAC can't find enough conservatives at the Capitol.
"...off the GOP primary campaign with something called the Heritage Alliance. In defense of what Ford inevitably describes as..."

Dec. 19, 2003 News Feature by Michael King

Southern Comfort
The Chronicle food staff has scoured Austin in search of the city's best down-home eateries; they're served up within.
"...chair and sample a taste of Austin's rich Southern heritage. Y'all come back now, y'hear? --Virginia B. Wood..."

March 3, 2000 Food Feature by Rebecca Chastenet dé Gery

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
"...it's halftime." – Ben Bentzin, Republican candidate for state House District 48, predicting in the Daily Texan a turnaround..."

Jan. 27, 2006 News Feature

Peace Through Pie
A sweet honoring of Martin Luther King
"...landmarks, Sweet Home Missionary Baptist Church and the Limerick-Frazier House in East Austin...."

Jan. 15, 2010 Food Feature by Toni Tipton-Martin

Naked City
Capital Metro outlines transit alternatives; the Texas Constitution gets ready for a makeover; Ronnie Earle's sparse death penalty record suggests he may not seek death in the yogurt shop murders; the Police Oversight Focus Group prepares its recommendations for city council; and the Third Choice Conference unites third parties for ballot reform.
"...when City Council debates the fate of the Castleman-Bull House, built at the corner of San Jacinto and East..."

Oct. 22, 1999 News Feature by Jessica Carter

Putting Together the Downtown Puzzle
A closer look at Mayor Adler’s proposals to solve (and pay for) Downtown conundrums
"...lack of funding: persistent homelessness, precarious music clubs, unfulfilled heritage resources, limited walkable destinations...."

Sept. 22, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Biographer Tamara Saviano’s Guy Clark Revelations
The dean of Texas songwriters’ final days, the forthcoming documentary on him, and more
"...Thompson, and Guy's son Travis, and drove to Allen's house in Santa Fe, New Mexico. [inset-1-right]..."

March 31, 2017 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

Ho-Ho-Homegrown Holidays
Austin's independent "iconic" businesses hope we'll all put them on our list
"...encourages us to spend our dollars locally. "If each household in Travis County simply redirected just $100 of planned..."

Dec. 8, 2006 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...to understand, but even my original was obscure.]Saving Our Heritage?Dear Editor,..."

Dec. 23, 2005 Column

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
"...[in the U.S. Congress], they have 400-and-some on the House side – 454 – and they have fewer on..."

April 22, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Oye Como Va
This trio of brothers from San Angelo aren't gonna be lonely for long.
"...Mexican-American trio who had no intentions of selling their heritage to a certain demographic. The objective wasn't to slide..."

Aug. 1, 2003 Music Feature by Melanie Haupt

Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da
The new photo exhibitions “Kosova24: Life After Wartime” and “The Welcoming Table” may document radically different experiences, but they share a sense of life turning from season to season, generation to generation, persisting even in the face of dramatic upheavals. Life goes on, and both shows offer portraits of human resilience and perseverance.
"...they are managing to preserve part of their centuries-old heritage. In the other, you have a child suffering through..."

June 23, 2000 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Postmarks
Differing takes on Town Lake going Greek; too many zeros for Babich; and the Chronicle film reviewers take another hit.
"...we're now surrounded by miles and miles of crackerbox houses inhabited by SUV-driving Republicans with brains no larger than..."

Oct. 8, 1999 Column

Day Trips
"...The Texas Wendish Heritage Museum in Serbin may be the final legacy of..."

Nov. 14, 1997 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Elgin Agrarian Community Promises Co-op Living on the Blackland Prairie
“It’s like an urban twist on traditional farming.”
"...growth that will honor and build on Elgin's agricultural heritage. And that's where the Elgin Agrarian Community comes in...."

Sept. 16, 2016 News Feature by Robyn Ross

Wrecking Ball Headed for Home of Preservation Champion
Commission rejects pleas to save Roberta Crenshaw's former home
"...of the Historic Landmark Commission, one might wonder whether Heritage Society of Austin President John Donisi regrets supporting changes..."

Sept. 28, 2007 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...harassment.)Headlines• As the exchange of political gunfire continued, U.S. House Majority Leader in Exile Tom DeLay was indicted by..."

Oct. 7, 2005 News Feature

Politics
"...Wanna know who lived in your house in 1932? How about how the city reacted the..."

Sept. 15, 2000 Best of Austin Feature

Season's Grazings
"...old. Until that time, we went to our grandparents' house in Lubbock or they came to ours, but Nana..."

Dec. 18, 1998 Food Feature

Sxsw
"...Houston's Justice label, the Rounder of the Southwest, Dayton's roadhouse rhythms stick to your ribs like good chicken-fried steak...."

March 14, 1997 Music Feature

Do Right Woman
Polly Parsons, only child of Gram Parsons, comes full circle in Austin with the Hickory Wind Ranch, sober living for women
"...storm-gray car noses up the driveway to a vacant house with a few stray chairs out front and stops,..."

July 31, 2009 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Spangles and High Heels
Dreams come true, just ask "Her Tallness," Marcia Ball.
"...Inside her comfortable stone house near Barton Springs in South Austin, a confluence of..."

June 20, 2003 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Austin Homes Tour: The Art of the Craftsman Style
John Ruskin's ghost will be nearby, eating breakfast tacos and smiling
"...Dellwood – which is also a lot of postwar heritage – but these year it’s Craftsman, so it’s all..."

April 24, 2019 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

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