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Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins
The legend of Texas journalism gets the coverage she deserves
"...Ivins, but maybe the best is that after watching Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins, you'll..."

Aug. 30, 2019 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Raise the Red Lantern
Zhang's film is a biting examination of sexual politics, mandarin-style. Also stunningly gorgeous to look at, this melodrama transcends all borders and eras to speak to the ages.
"...to Hollywood and reinvigorated the form in the 1950s. Raise the Red Lantern is like some exotic hothouse specimen..."

June 5, 1992 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Amplify Austin Aims to Raise $12 Million
Annual day of giving benefits 750 Central Texas nonprofits
"...The eighth annual Amplify Austin Day aims to raise $12 million for Austin nonprofits, encouraging Austin residents to..."

March 3, 2020 News Post by Lauren Girgis

Senate Passes Minimum-Wage Raise
U.S. Senate approves $2.10 minimum-wage raise, first increase in more than nine years.
"...Yee haw! The U.S. Senate approved a $2.10 minimum-wage raise Thursday, Feb. 1, the first increase in the federal..."

Feb. 2, 2007 News Post by Cheryl Smith

Austin Says Yes to Teacher Pay Raise
AISD Prop. 1 passes, even though state makes it as tough as possible
"...Forgione explained, "The state makes us say, will you raise your taxes. That's a pretty blunt statement, but obviously..."

Nov. 5, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Bucks for Bullets: Federal minimum-wage raise approved
When Congress passed Iraq war spending bill last Thursday, it approved a raise in federal minimum wage for first time in a decade
"...bill last Thursday, May 24, it also approved a raise in the federal minimum wage for the first time..."

June 1, 2007 News Feature by Cheryl Smith

School's Out, but AISD Pay Raise Talk Goes On
Debate over salary increase details carries on at AISD
"...A planned pay raise is part of the 2016 budget, to be finalized..."

July 10, 2015 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Raise? Sure, I'll Take a Raise!
"...City Council's set to tackle the topic of pay raises today. Councilmember pay was tacked on the agenda as..."

Nov. 16, 2006 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Kickstart Your Weekend: 'Raise a Good Man'
Local short has already shot, and just needs that last polish
"...That's the basic plot of 12 minute short "Raise a Good Man", and it's one of those projects..."

July 11, 2014 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Corrections Officers Demand Raise
The Travis County Sheriff's Officers Association is fighting for a fair pay raise for all sheriff's office employees -- particularly corrections officers.
"...Co. Sheriff's Officers Association's fight for a fair pay raise for all sheriff's office employees -- particularly corrections officers...."

Aug. 23, 2002 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Watch The First Trailer For Raise Hell, The Story of Molly Ivins
SXSW smash documentary about the Texas original blazing onto screens
"...Yup, Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins played..."

Aug. 8, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

How to Raise Worker Wages
Organize, arrive, persist, persist, persist
"...to discuss boosting employee compensation. In order to substantially raise starting wages, something had to give: staffing levels, health..."

March 31, 2017 News Feature by Jack Craver

To Raise or Not To Raise
"...our economy than raising taxes would be not to raise taxes...."

July 20, 2011 Postmarks

Raise Your Voice
Raise your voice and just say "no" to Hilary Duff as a wannabe singing sensation.
"...for some of the other students might have proven. Raise Your Voice follows the conventional formula for movies about..."

Oct. 15, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

David Whitley Back in Abbott’s Office With Promotion, Raise
Disgraced former secretary of state keeps failing upward
"...Repub­licans chose to give him a promotion and a raise. Whitley's return to the Governor's office clearly demonstrates Abbott's..."

June 7, 2019 News Feature by Mary Tuma

AISD Employees’ Union Urges 10% Raise
With likely increase of state funding, local teachers say: “We’re worth it”
"...light of projected district funding increases. A 10% across-the-board raise could cost AISD around $58 million, but Zarifis and..."

May 17, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Grow a ’Stache and Raise Some Cash
Local brewery kicks off Movember by shaving it all off
"...can all agree testicles should be cancer free. Movember raises awareness and funds to combat prostate and testicular cancer..."

Nov. 5, 2013 Food Post by Anna Toon

Cap Metro to Raise Fares in January
Price hike originally scheduled for August 2010, now eight months earlier
"...The Capital Metro Board of Directors voted to raise fares beginning January 18. The fare hike had already..."

Nov. 4, 2009 News Post by Lee Nichols

Transit Union Resists Giving Up Pay Raise
Cap Metro's budget woes fail to impress union
"...suggested that its workers should forgo their contractually scheduled raise this year to help Cap Metro with its current..."

July 3, 2009 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Climbing Everest to Raise Money for Cancer Research
"...son Brian began planning to climb Mount Everest to raise money for lung-cancer research. Nearly a year later, Brian,..."

May 14, 2007 Postmarks

Capital Metro Shouldn't Raise Rates
"...being misleading at best when it claims it hasn't raised fares since 1985 [“Streetcar Plans Unveiled,” News, Nov. 3]...."

Nov. 6, 2006 Postmarks

Let's-Raise-Taxes Frenzy?
"...Dear Editor, As always, conspicuous from the current "let's-raise-taxes" frenzy, is the offsetting "let's-control-spending" argument. Comptroller Strayhorn is..."

March 29, 2005 Postmarks

Privatizing Services: A Pay Raise at a Cost
"...says, are necessary to pay for a 6% pay raise for those workers who remain...."

May 21, 1999 News Feature

It's Real and It's Spectacular: Seinfeld Stars To Raise Funds for Texas Dems
Any-size donation gets you in the (virtual) door Friday
"...of the iconic Nineties show about nothing plan to fundraise about … something, right here in Texas...."

Oct. 21, 2020 News Post by Mary Tuma

Amplify Austin Aims to Raise $12 Million
Annual day of giving benefits 750 Central Texas nonprofits

March 6, 2020 News Feature by Lauren Girgis

Food Industry Field Day to Raise Awareness for Mental Health
HEARD fundraises for support groups in Republic Park on Oct. 28

Oct. 28, 2019 Food Post by Lina Fisher

Texas, D.C. Dems Raise Funds and the Roof at Johnson-Jordan Dinner
DNC chair: “Opportunity everywhere” in “largest battleground state”

Oct. 11, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Texas, D.C. Dems Raise Funds and the Roof at Johnson-Jordan Dinner
DNC chair: "Opportunity everywhere" in "largest battleground state"
"...the Fort Bend County of Tom DeLay,” Israel noted. “Praise Jesus. Praise baby legislative Jesus.”..."

Oct. 6, 2019 News Post by Mike Clark-Madison

Watch Austin Horror "Conversion Therapist" Raise Its Funds Sunday Night
Short film has last-ditch backer party tonight (with queso)
"...thing: with 15 hours to go, the project has raised over $15,000. However, that's only 75% of the way..."

June 24, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Elderly Residents Raise Concerns About Conditions at Primrose of Shadow Creek
The City Council lets affordable housing projects go "out of service"

Sept. 9, 2016 News Feature by Joseph Caterine

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