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One in a Crowd: Florence and Living Springs
Barton Springs web series, plus a last ask for UT project
"...the water that flows through the city. Web series Living Springs needs your help to explain the science, the..."

Aug. 31, 2014 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Hidden Room Theatre's Houdini Speaks to the Living
In this drama featuring Harry Houdini and Arthur Conan Doyle, a debate on the talking dead springs to dramatic life
"...and professional illusionist Patrick Terry, Houdini Speaks to the Living bears the appearance of an educational exercise, a re-creation..."

Oct. 28, 2016 Arts Review by Robert Faires

On Leaving Dove Springs
A meditation on neighborhood, fear, family, and change
" last visit to my parents' house in Dove Springs, my mother showed me the hiding spot: the place..."

Aug. 22, 2014 News Feature by Sam Anderson-Ramos

My Dove Springs ... and Ours
What life in 'the 44' says about the two worlds of Austin
"...after various trees and birds, especially the dove: Dove Springs Drive, Dove Drive, Dovemeadow, Dove­wood, Dovehill. Depending on the..."

April 11, 2014 News Feature by Sam Ramos

Shining Star: Dripping Springs Conquers Light Pollution
Ranch town awarded for outdoor lighting ordinance
"...The IDA is hoping that the city of Dripping Springs can provide an example of how to do things..."

Feb. 14, 2014 News Feature by Brandon Watson

Dripping Springs Keeps Growing, But Can the Dining Scene Keep Up?
Austin real estate pushes restaurateurs beyond city limits
"...about 80 people in my graduating class at Dripping Springs High School in 1990. Back then, about 1,000 people..."

June 9, 2017 Food Feature by Melanie Haupt

The Texas Hammer: Save Our Springs (If They’ll Let Us)
Austin's environmental values are in perennial conflict with the legislators
" preserve the water quality of its iconic Barton Springs versus the Legislat­ure's desire to undermine any regulations that..."

March 17, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Barton Springs Underwater
Photographer Martha Grenon dives deep into Austin's beloved swimming hole
"...It took 33 years of living in Austin for Martha Grenon to be baptized into..."

May 16, 2014 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Living by the Line
People who live by the Longhorn Pipeline fight to keep the gas turned off.
"...County Road 187 a few miles north of Dripping Springs. Simanton theorizes that since the pipeline was laid more..."

Feb. 15, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

Living on the Edge
"...Spicewood Springs Branch Library, 8637Spicewood Springs Road..."

April 13, 2001 News Feature by Dan Oko

Point Austin: A Living City
When you vote on Saturday, keep in mind the real soul of the city
"...demanding to know why the council isn't protecting the Springs, and where the money for open space is, and..."

May 12, 2006 News Column by Michael King

Preserving Austin's Natural Mecca
Interactive documentary project Living Springs celebrates Barton Springs
"...any recent summer day, the line of swimsuit-clad Barton Springs Pool hopefuls wraps around the bathhouse. Perennially listed as..."

July 31, 2015 Screens Feature by Jessi Cape

Renewable Resources
An interactive doc on Barton Springs seeks community involvement
"...that you've either been to the city's fabled Barton Springs, or, at the very least, have heard all about..."

June 29, 2012 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

One in a Crowd
Barton Springs history needs your crowdfunding help
"...Living Springs What's the project?..."

Feb. 22, 2019 Screens Column by Savannah J Salazar

Before the Flood
In the struggle between local environmentalists and developers, Laura Dunn's documentary reminds us, Barton Springs was only the beginning
"...ecological, and economic – from the battle over Barton Springs to the suburbanization of Hutto. With its high-definition cinematography..."

March 9, 2007 Screens Feature by Marrit Ingman

Matter Over Mind
The proposed Cypress Realty Development in Dripping Springs
"...the universe the day they learned that the Dripping Springs City Council had brokered a secret deal with Cypress..."

Sept. 21, 2001 News Feature by Rob Curran

Al Pacino stars in David Gordon Green's shot-in-Austin drama
"...of human relationships. An aging locksmith eking out a living in a small Texas town (note the Austin locations)..."

July 3, 2015 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Public Notice: Government by Committee
Council committees get up to speed
" the Splash! exhibit will feature screenings of the Living Springs document­ary, a 1pm tour of Eliza Spring with..."

April 24, 2015 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Dawn of the Dead
It's hard to keep a good zombie down.
"...of Christian Nyby’s beloved-yet-cheesy The Thing From Another World springs to mind as an example of things going right..."

March 26, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Imminent Harm
The city plays a high-stakes, high-risk game with Stratus Properties, while the citizens look on
"...challenges we all face in trying to save Barton Springs."..."

July 19, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

Trench Warfare
Federal judge rules for LCRA on the Dripping Springs pipeline project, but the SOS lawsuit proceeds
"...Storage Tank on the outskirts of Austin to Dripping Springs, the biggest town in northern Hays County. Four feet..."

May 11, 2001 News Feature by Rob Curran

No, No, They're Not Just Slimy Lizards
Art.Science.Gallery. brings salamanders up-close & personal
"...the synergy of during the struggle to keep Barton Springs safe from various developer-based program activities...."

May 22, 2014 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Anniversary Events
"...a partial list of the daylong activities at Barton Springs Pool and Barton Creek on Aug. 7 and 8...."

Aug. 3, 2012 News Feature by Amy Smith

Your Weekend in Film
Nothing wrong with a little escapism
"...The Only Living Boy in New York. Self-absorbed New Yorkers are enmeshed..."

Sept. 1, 2017 Screens Post by The Screens Staff

News Roundup: Biker Gangs, Ice Cream, & Rain
A deadly shooting, the latest at Kyle PD, and more
"...biker gangs brings violence with it; rain closes Barton Springs; Kyle PD union head is suspended indefinitely; Blue Bell..."

May 18, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

The Girl Who Met Robert Johnson
Shirley Ratisseau wrote a song with Robert Johnson
"...Shirley Ratisseau, 82, in failing health with heart problems, living in California, and wanting to move home to Texas...."

Aug. 3, 2012 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Motörhead founder Lemmy Kilmister is the subject of this thorough and entertaining rock & roll documentary.
"...psychedelic outfit Hawkwind to his current status as a living legend, Lemmy the man (or is he?) traces his..."

Jan. 21, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

You're Gonna Miss Me: A Film About Roky Erickson
Detailed here is the long, tangled saga of Erickson, the visionary lead singer of the 13th Floor Elevators, whose trip to fame detoured though mental institutions.
"...who so decimated their hit “You’re Gonna Miss Me,” living in a ratpacked Austin apartment where he sits in..."

Oct. 20, 2006 Movie Review by Audra Schroeder

Mann's film, which has some terrific moments, hits the highlights only. Will Smith, layered in subtle facial prosthetics in order to resemble Ali, does no disservice to the memory of the Greatest, but the best thing here is Jon Voight, who loses himself thoroughly in the role of sportscaster Howard Cosell.
"...about with helium lifts in his shoes, with tensile springs in his toes. In the ring, he bobs and..."

Dec. 28, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Council: From Trash to Treasure
Dripping Springs wants to dump its wastewater where?
"...briefing on the application by the city of Dripping Springs to the Texas Commis­sion on Environmental Quality for a..."

Nov. 4, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

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