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2011 Heritage Society of Austin Homes Tour: The Bold and the Beautiful
Fire up the nav system on Saturday for the Heritage Society's Homes Tour
"...We've spent some fascinating afternoons with the Heritage Society of Austin over the years, but the 19th..."

April 5, 2011 Design Post by Anne Harris

The Jewels of Castle Hill
The Heritage Society of Austin's Spring 2009 historic home tour.
"...and overcast, it was the perfect day for throngs of straw hat and sandal-clad pedestrians to invade the narrow..."

May 3, 2009 Design Post by Anne Harris

Wrecking Ball Headed for Home of Preservation Champion
Commission rejects pleas to save Roberta Crenshaw's former home
"...After Monday night's vote of the Historic Landmark Commission, one might wonder whether Heritage..."

Sept. 28, 2007 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

A Parting Plan for Austin's Downtown Parks
Dunkerley pushes new plan to preserve Austin's open spaces
"...As a parting gift to Austin citizens, retiring Mayor Pro Tem Betty Dunkerley will place..."

June 6, 2008 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Giving Austin Authors
"...Milagros: A Book of Miracles by Helen Thompson, with artwork by Paddy Bruce..."

Dec. 18, 1998 Books Feature

The Brethren of Cisterns
What's Old Is New Again
"...called the Moabite Stone. After conquering an area east of the Jordan River around 850BC, the king said, "I..."

June 14, 1996 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Your Guide to Austin Museum Day
Discover Austin-area museums Sunday, Sept. 22, for free!
"...Since 1998, the Austin Museum Partnership has coordinated Austin Museum Day, a free..."

Sept. 18, 2019 Chron Events Post

Austin Creative Alliance Honors 2016
ACA salutes SVT, Byrd, Brooks, Seibert, Willenzik at the ND
"...valuable contributions to the city's creative scene. And because of that, each is being honored by the Austin Creative..."

Nov. 16, 2016 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Queens of the Realm (or Part II: The Coronation)
Ushering in a new monarchy at the United Court of Austin.
"...Devito channeling Harvey Fierstein while convincingly playing the part of your Aunt Gertie … and you're halfway there. Needless..."

Aug. 18, 2008 Qmmunity Post by Kate X Messer

City Hall Hustle: Tall and Short Stacks of Money
The biggest chunk of change is fueling Place 3 race
"...More than just a measure of a candidacy's financial health, campaign finance reports are also..."

April 29, 2011 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Austin Landmarks on the Menu
Pay tribute to old Austin with a visit to one of these 19 landmark restaurants
"...Whether you're a native Austinite, a newly minted college freshman, a rival football fan,..."

Sept. 12, 2008 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Austin July Events Guide
The fun isn't over yet. Summer is just getting started.
"...are some great events happening this July for cooling off, kicking back, and taking full advantage of those long..."

June 28, 2018 Chron Events Post by Cassie Arredondo

Celebrity, South Austin Style
The Mayor of South Austin
"...When Danny Young talks about his arrival in South Austin from Kingsville 23 years ago, he doesn't simply say..."

Dec. 4, 1998 News Feature

The Best of Oktoberfest
Seven local picks for celebrating pretzels, brats, and beer
"...little, especially when it comes to the culinary side of things? Halloween isn't exactly a great food holiday, and..."

Oct. 12, 2018 Food Feature by Emily Beyda

Heritage Tree Ordinance Takes Root
Tree lovers stand their ground – and win
"...a little harder to cut down a tree in Austin. In a unanimous vote last week, the City Council..."

Feb. 12, 2010 News Feature by Lee Nichols

State Board of Education Rejects Racist Mexican-American Textbook
Board votes unanimously to dump controversial, error-riddled book
"...textbooks are too politicized for even the State Board of Education to accept. In a unanimous vote this morning,..."

Nov. 16, 2016 News Post by Mary Tuma

Watchmen on the Walls of Freedom
UT composer Dan Welcher commemorates JFK: The Voice of Peace 40 years after the President's scheduled visit to Austin.
"...More than 5,000 Austinites were waiting to welcome the president of the United..."

Nov. 7, 2003 Music Feature by Robert Faires

Public Notice: In Defense of Pedophilia
CM Don Zimmerman embarks on a new crusade
"...I see he has attracted at least one coterie of defenders in our online comments section – a group..."

July 3, 2015 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Pride of the Yankees?
Evan Smith translates a New York pedigree into the editorship of Texas Monthly.
"...If Evan Smith were the editor of Self or Sport or Guns and Ammo, his story..."

July 20, 2001 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Playback: Austin Psych Fest Peaks
The sixth annual Austin Psych Fest preps for a peak head trip
"...The musical head trip known as Austin Psych Fest finds a new home Friday through Sunday:..."

April 26, 2013 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Austin Food and Wine Alliance Awards 2014 Grants
Five winners share $30,000
"...There's a reason why the Austin Food and Wine Alliance have been throwing parties all..."

Dec. 10, 2014 Food Post by Brandon Watson

Wes Anderson Brings Isle of Dogs to SXSW
Plus Midnighters bring the gore, and Alita party
"...film. Now Wes Anderson's new star-studded canine animation Isle of Dogs will be the top to its tail as..."

Feb. 7, 2018 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

Austin x Design
"...It was only a matter of time before the city's design professionals decided to jump..."

Oct. 7, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

City Hall Hustle: In the Shadow of Sanders ...
Council facing less dramatic agenda this week
"...and measured than the Hustle could manage (see "Point Austin"). Council's next budget work session is scheduled for Aug...."

Aug. 6, 2010 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Austin City Limits Festival Picks & Sleepers
"...Forget that Kelly girl; the real American Idol from Austin could be this chestnut-haired former Omelettry waitress. With a..."

Sept. 27, 2002 Music Feature

Modernism and Me
Modernism and those funny feelings at the Heritage Society of Austin's Mid-Century Modern Heritage Homes Tour
"...Antonioni film. On the other is what the visions of Frank Lloyd Wright, Eero Saarinen, and the Eameses had..."

May 30, 2008 Design Post by Cindy Widner

Can This District Be Saved?
The revival of the Warehouse District is rooted in Austin's history – and its popularity is also its peril
"...Downtown's Ware­house District is hopping. Live music pours out of the Cedar Street Courtyard, as a quartet of blond,..."

Sept. 11, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Developing Stories: The Long Capitol View
The Downtown Commission and Heritage Society of Austin square off over Capitol-view corridors
"...fires the heart and excites reflection in the minds of all.' The combined significance of the Capitol and its..."

June 1, 2007 News Column by Katherine Gregor

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..."

Dec. 8, 2006 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Making It Happen
The 2007 class of the Austin Arts Hall of Fame
"...a cultural scene more than most, as so much of art is about moving forward, about pushing into new..."

June 1, 2007 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

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