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In Remembrance of Raúl
Friends and colleagues of poet/activist Raúl Salinas pay tribute
"...News of Raúl Salinas' death came swiftly. Accepting it will take..."

Feb. 22, 2008 Books Feature by Belinda Acosta

The Way of the 'Food Forest'
Locavores planting seeds for the next phase of urban agriculture
"...As green initiatives increase in popularity, the city of Austin maintains a..."

Feb. 14, 2014 News Feature by Anna Toon

Protect and Preserve
How can we keep Austin's cultural heritage authentic?
" coeur went out via social media, as these things do. On the weekend of June 20, reports and..."

July 24, 2015 News Feature by Cindy Widner

The Politics of Alliances
An Interview with Zapatista Subcommander Marcos
"...I was in the middle of organizing the Nahualli Festival in Austin,..."

July 12, 1996 News Feature

People vs. the Pipeline
A surprisingly small crowd turns out to demand safety guarantees from Longhorn Pipeline.
"...The 24 dozen doughnuts brought to last Saturday's three-hour meeting on the controversial Longhorn Pipeline project were enough to..."

Dec. 7, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

Darkness and Confusion
Rocha grand jury file raises as many questions as it answers
"...There is, at least, one thing on which every witness..."

Aug. 26, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Really Left of the Dial
Austin's True Cooperative, KOOP
"...T his story shouldn't re- quire more than four interviews, I thought, and four names were quickly chosen. And..."

Sept. 8, 1995 Music Feature

Riley and Tovo Join the Mix
Incumbents enter and 10-1 Races Begin to Take Shape
"...The new 10-district City Council will feature at least nine new council members, as all but two incumbents are..."

April 7, 2014 News Post by Michael King

Guerrero Colorado River Park Gets Its Day in the Sun
Festival de las Plantas spotlights attempt to reforest Eastside green space
"...Bear had never woven a basket before last Saturday. And as he struggled to twist damp honeysuckle vines into..."

Oct. 21, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Poesía Mujer: International Women's Day in Austin
PODER hosts a poetry reading to celebrate International Women's Day.
"...PODER (People Organized in Defense of the Earth and her Resources)..."

Feb. 27, 2008 News Post by Belinda Acosta

311 Story in Error
"..."...The 311 club, which the Austin Police department says may have a lax door policy..."

Oct. 25, 1996 Column

Naked City
With plans for the Colorado River Park nearly complete, a process that looked ugly at its outset has produced a blueprint that nearly everyone can live with.
"...true. A process that looked to be filled with interminable wrangling and name calling at its outset has evolved..."

April 28, 2000 News Feature by Dan Oko

Campaign Snapshots
Get up-to-date on the D3 and D4 candidates before next week's Ballot Boxing forums
"...This week we continue our 10-1 City Council forum series, Ballot Boxing, produced..."

Sept. 12, 2014 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Austin's Political Ecosystem
Swearingen's Environmental City tells the inner history of city politics
"...Sometime in the 1950s, Janet Fish thought it would be nice..."

April 23, 2010 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

Communication Breakdown
Does the closure of HausBar Farms spell trouble for the urban farming movement?
"...The Austin City Council will soon be asked to revisit what..."

April 12, 2013 Food Feature by Anna Toon

Cast Away
Pure Castings, Zavala Elementary, pollution, jobs ... and the neighborhood
"...Since 1968, the Pure Castings Co. foundry has poured molten..."

Aug. 28, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Gimme (Animal) Shelter
Swirling city politics, site selection, and – oh yes – animal welfare
"...Oh, a storm is threatening..."

Aug. 24, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Naked City
Vignette's incentive package to move downtown wins easy approval; East Cesar Chavez Neighborhood Plan moves forward despite loud and lengthy protests.
"...Smart Growth. Downtown revitalization. Cleaning up Waller Creek. The City Council had an early..."

Dec. 22, 2000 News Feature by Emily Pyle

Naked City
Eastside activists confront developer over pricey new lofts
"...On March 31, about 30 people gathered in front of a large sign marking a..."

April 8, 2005 News Feature by Diana Welch

Old Homes = New Yuppies?
The City Council places a 90-day moratorium on new historic zoning cases in the Eastside and creates a task force to examine the relationship between historic zoning and gentrification.
"..."I don't think that just because it's a historic home ... that..."

July 19, 2002 News Feature by Brant Bingamon

Naked City
The Colorado River Park plan enters its final stages, but several details, including the relocation of a bike path and a proposed environmental assessment, have to be worked out.
"...If the devil indeed is in the details, the planners of the Colorado..."

Jan. 28, 2000 News Feature by Dan Oko

Urban Farms: Mediation Bears No Fruit
Compromise seems unlikely in debate
"...City Council's recommended mediation, held Monday evening, over city staff's proposed revisions to the city's urban..."

Nov. 22, 2013 News Feature by Anna Toon

Urban Farmers Celebrate Renteria Win
Springdale Farm's opponents not pleased, however
"...really happy that the community voted to elect the candidate that vowed to bring everyone in the district together,"..."

Dec. 19, 2014 News Feature by Anna Toon

The Road to 10-1: Now We Begin
Eight (Plus One) Is Enough
"...Designed as a Hispanic voter opportunity district (60.8% Hispanic/Latino), District 3 has drawn a crowd of contenders and..."

July 18, 2014 News Feature by Mary Tuma

The Road to 10-1 ... Is Getting Crowded [Updated May 12]
As May money season opens, candidates blossom
"...No, the list of candidates for the new 10-1 City Council isn't as..."

May 2, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and beyond
"...• Public Hearings on SAFPF Torture Anyone who'd like to comment on..."

Nov. 7, 2008 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Quote of the Week "[J]urors clearly understood that companies with real..."

June 2, 2006 News Feature

Then There's This: Swimming Upstream
Families' access to city pools depends on where they live
"...It's common knowledge that municipal swimming pools – once a neighborhood staple and valued community..."

June 21, 2013 News Column by Amy Smith

Promises, Promises
Two Austin neighborhoods vie to bring down federal dollars to help transform communities
"...Half a million dollars in federal grants may sound like a lot – but..."

Aug. 6, 2010 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

"...• There's plenty of chestnuts on the fire at City Council's..."

Dec. 18, 2009 News Feature

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