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IFC Entertainment Picks Up 'Nights and Weekends'
"...that IFC Entertainment bought worldwide rights to Joe Swanberg and Greta Gerwig's Nights and Weekends, which world-premiered at South..."

March 10, 2008 SXSW Post by Kimberley Jones

Nights & Weekends With Teddy Glass
Austin duo splashes sensitive soul-pop
"...Teddy Glass is the new project from Josh Halpern and Peter Shults. Sensitive, beat-heavy, and soulful, their brand of..."

Aug. 6, 2018 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Welcome to the Working Week-and-a-Half
A new federal provision mandating overtime pay for a new pool of salaried employees goes into effect in December. What does it mean, and how long will it last?
"...who make more than $23,660 have been exempt from mandatory overtime wages if their employers classify them as having..."

Nov. 18, 2016 News Feature by Jack Craver

SXSW Film Cops to Seth Rogen and More
SXSW Film announces the premiere of a new Seth Rogen comedy, as well as new panelist and docs
"...heralds the season of dogs at the moviehouse (literally and figuratively) – but at least from SXSW Film we..."

Jan. 12, 2009 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

The Animated Adventures of Don Bluth and Gary Goldman
The men behind 'The Secret of NIMH' visit Austin this weekend
"...From The Land Before Time to An American Tail, from Dragon's Lair..."

Aug. 9, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Jingle Bell Rock and Blues
Two legendary Austin bands reunite for the holidaze.
"...It’s one of my favorite weekends on the town, when the students are gone and..."

Dec. 21, 2007 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Two Turntables and a Microphone
Austin's DJ Culture
"...previously limited success in the guitarless world of techno and electronica had resulted in less-than-amazing draws, despite occasional heavy-hitters..."

May 29, 1998 Music Feature by Marc Savlov

Education Does Deserve and Need a Lot More Funding
"...wife is also a teacher. She has taught kindergarten and first grade for 10 years. She also didn't become..."

Aug. 22, 2005 Postmarks

Short and Sweet With Other Worlds Austin
Three micro-stories at the SF film fest
"...Mickael Coedel had already worked with director Pascal Thiebaux and producer Laurent Witz on the Oscar-winning, steampunk-influenced "Mr Hublot."..."

Dec. 3, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Argus Cidery Open Weekends, Bribery Open Nights
Daily Austin food news
"...heals your SXSW hangover, Apis goes all prix fixe, and more afternoon bites...."

Feb. 29, 2016 Food Post by Brandon Watson

Hill Country Food and Wine Guide Update
"...As soon as we published our "Guide to Food and Wine in the Hill Country" (Vol. 17, No. 30,..."

Oct. 9, 1998 Food Feature

Water Parks, Swimming Holes, and More Options to Keep You Cool
Beat the heat with these H2Options
"...choose from. From floating obstacle courses to nude parks and scenic swimming holes, we’ve gathered all the fun ways..."

July 18, 2018 Chron Events Post by Eilish O'Sullivan

The Ascension of the Toros; and the Joys of Minor-League Basketball
"...in the Eastern Division, boasting a respectable 12-16 record, and only seven games out of first, the Toros are..."

Feb. 6, 2007 Sports Post by Josh Rosenblatt

Wasted Days, Wasted Nights
The night in 1974 when Doug Sahm brought Freddy Fender to Soap Creek to play
"...And then there was the night Doug Sahm brought Freddy..."

Nov. 26, 1999 Music Feature by Joe Nick Patoski

Matt & Susy's Two-Step and Swing Dance Lessons
"...you wanted to learn, but you eschew the country (and Western) philosophy that says if you can't dance, you..."

May 26, 1995 Music Feature

Hill Country Food and Wine Guide
"...Johnson City is the Dunnaway family's charming gift shop and tea room. After perusing the gift items, check out..."

April 5, 2002 Food Feature

Catch Me If You Can
The film is based on the autobiography by Frank Abagnale Jr., who at the tender age of 17 led the FBI and various other law enforcement agencies on a giddy global romp while he kited, forged, and manufactured checks over a four-year period.
"...DiCaprio, Christopher Walken, Martin Sheen, Amy Adams, Nathalie Baye and James Brolin. From its opening, Saul Bass-inspired title sequence..."

Dec. 27, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Violation From the Brewster Nation (Updated Again)
Mysterious pro-McCracken group pinches Leffingwell on parking
"...he “wants you to pay for this spot on nights and weekends.” Similarly, on Facebook you may have noticed..."

May 4, 2009 News Post by Wells Dunbar

No Sleep 'Til Tenure
Top 10 percent survives, but academic reformers may have a new target.
"...most bullish defender in the House Higher Education Committee and has pointedly rejected claims that it ill serves rural..."

May 28, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Respected Chef/Restaurateur Charlie Trotter Dead at 54
Trotter was known for innovation, dedication to excellence
"...that I should call young Austin chef Alex Kahn and offer my condolensces about the loss of an important..."

Nov. 8, 2013 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Where's the Party Yaar?
Chronicling the Chronicle's SXSW Film Party
"...After weeks spent holed up with screeners and furiously editing copy for our SXSW Film issue, it..."

March 11, 2008 SXSW Post by Kimberley Jones

11th Hour Holiday Shopping?
Homegrown art makes a good fit for every stocking
"...Still haven't crossed everybody off your gift list and the thought of hitting the mall turns you whiter..."

Dec. 21, 2012 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Austin Goes to Park City
Zombies and Mongols do the 'Dance
"...Girl: The Movie, co-directed by Justin Johnson, Aaron Marshall, and Erik Mauck, screening at Slamdance, and Michel Orion Scott's..."

Jan. 16, 2009 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Finding Their Tuva
The Texas Documentary Tour screens 'Genghis Blues,' the Belic Brothers' next step in living a 'kickass, adventurous life and meeting cool people.'
"...two truly swell stories: the one in the film, and the one about the film told by filmmaker Adrian..."

Oct. 10, 2003 Screens Feature by Anne S. Lewis

Red River Clubs Grapple With Downtown Homelessness
Beggars, hustlers, and dealers make you wonder how Downtown music keeps from going under
"...you need?" asks the bent-back man staring at the hands of every night owl. Excuse me? "What you need,..."

Feb. 3, 2017 News Feature by Kevin Curtin

All-Around Gal
Mumblecore baby Greta Gerwig acts, writes, directs, enunciates properly
"...Mark and Jay Duplass had been trying to cast the role..."

March 7, 2008 Screens Feature by Spencer Parsons

SXSW 08 Film Reviews
"...Nights and WeekendsD: Joe Swanberg, Greta Gerwig; with Swanberg, Gerwig..."

March 14, 2008 Screens Feature by Sofia Resnick

Dining del Lago 2010
What a difference some rain makes! The water is blue, the hills are green, and several new restaurants are cooking near area lakes.
"...to find an authentic French bistro featuring fresh pastries and breads, but here it is. The Lake­way Commons spaces..."

July 2, 2010 Food Feature

We Built This City
On rock & roll venues opening up left, right, and especially east
"...There's a new honky-tonk in hipville, and there's music every night...."

Feb. 3, 2012 Music Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Naked City
Clubs and bars confused and wary about enforcement
"...series of smoking ban meetings hosted by the Health and Human Services Department, local proprietors, clearly perturbed by the..."

Sept. 2, 2005 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

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