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The Sky's the Limit
County buys AMOA block for a new "hundred-year" courthouse
"...essentially true for Travis County, which has been using the same civil courthouse – with two modest renovations –..."

Dec. 24, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

County Courts-at-Law Nos. 3 & 5: Now We’ve Got Bad Blood
Defense attorneys eye Hohengarten, Lipscombe on county benches
"...There are seven criminal judges at the county level –..."

Feb. 16, 2018 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

ARIC and Privacy
'Unconstitutional on its face'
" Sgt. James Boujemaa from our Fusion Center ... they are up to speed on groups like this/or they..."

Aug. 29, 2014 News Feature by John Anderson

Civics 101
"...SOUND PERMIT Q&A The music community and city departments team up and host..."

Jan. 20, 2012 News Column

Albuquerque or Bust!
The Texas Senate Democrats make a stand in New Mexico against congressional redistricting.
"...The Albuquerque Marriott Pyramid North, with its faux-Anasazi architecture and..."

Aug. 8, 2003 News Column by Michael King

"...break until Jan. 12, when it will soon face the particularly vexing question of how to respond to Austin..."

Dec. 30, 2011 News Feature

A New Jail for Travis County?
County moves forward with new women's building despite vote to delay and community outcry
" booked into Travis County Jail and to feel the world spinning as her freedom, her community, and her..."

Sept. 7, 2018 News Feature by Lindsay Stafford Mader

Whose Affordability Crisis?
Looking through the prism's lens
"...The definition of "affordable housing" depends on who's looking at..."

Feb. 2, 2018 News Feature by Joseph Caterine

Navasky & Barsamian
Former editor of The Nation discusses the role of the alternative press
"...There's a lot to criticize about the media these days...."

April 7, 2006 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

Beat Currencies
In a look at some recently reprinted classic works by the Beats, Chronicle writer Dale Smith examines why being on the road was such a dangerous place -- and why it no longer is.
"...San Francisco Beat: Talking With the Poets edited by David Meltzer City Lights Books, 370..."

Aug. 3, 2001 Books Feature by Dale Smith

Pretty Sneaky
Up to Here
"...illustration by Doug Potter Back on the City Council's agenda is the fate of the Up..."

Jan. 15, 1999 News Column by Jenny Staff

Harnessing Anger
" irate electorate in Circle C, Tanglewood Forest, and other southwest suburbs slated for city annexation are looking to..."

Feb. 13, 1998 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

Did City Stifle Free Speech?
Judge to rule soon on city's trespass citations during Occupy protest
" issue criminal trespass notices to individuals – banning them from darkening the door of City Hall for up..."

Dec. 30, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

"...costs, park funding, wildfire prevention, and lots more. Check the council budget questions on the Budget Office page at..."

Sept. 7, 2012 News Feature

Drawing Around Obstacles
Molly Crabapple uses her skill as an illustrator to enhance her journalism
"...Before the news photographer, there was the artist-correspondent. Yet even after..."

March 25, 2016 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Music Greats Overlooked
"...What began as a meaningful institution, the Chronicle's Texas Music Hall of Fame, is fast becoming..."

Jan. 22, 1999 Column

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and beyond
"...for development of a new civil courthouse. Owned by the Austin Museum of Art, the tract, at Fourth and..."

Dec. 17, 2010 News Feature

"...Energy's proposed rate hikes still high on everybody's agenda. The next public hearing on the hikes has been tentatively..."

Feb. 3, 2012 News Feature

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