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Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant
Unlike Twilight, the other vampire series based on young adult novels, Cirque du Freak isn't afraid to laugh at itself or the conventions of the genre.
"...genre. It should also be noted that The Vampire's Assistant owes, at least in this first entry in the..."

Oct. 23, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Criminal
Solid but uninventive American remake of a sly Argentinean movie about a couple of con men who should have left well enough alone.
"...else regarding the story. Director Gregory Jacobs, a longtime assistant director for Steven Soderbergh (and former Austin resident), makes..."

Sept. 10, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Gingerbread Man
"...practically unrecognizable as Magruder's sharp, buttoned-down and buttoned-up brunette assistant. Robert Downey Jr., as a seedy private investigator, is..."

May 15, 1998 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

St. Edward's University
Dallas Hudgens
"...Residence life. I was a resident assistant for two years and also a resident event..."

Aug. 24, 2012 Features Feature by Jordan Gass-Pooré

Schools of Scandal
Rep. Rose hopes reforms to state schools go deeper than a name change
"...2002 Haseeb Chishty, a resident of Denton State School with developmental disabilities but no..."

May 20, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

College Confessions From the Dorm's Snitch
Accidentally hot-boxed, barfed on, a 24/7 buzz kill – RA life ain't easy
"...to vomiting – I fought my instincts. As a resident assistant for two years, it would have been my..."

Aug. 23, 2017 Chronolog Post by Katarina Brown

Aloha, Milly Littlejohn
Hawaiian farewell to a classic newswoman
"...Littlejohn died last week. Though she was a local resident in the Nineties, it’s unlikely any of you ever..."

Oct. 1, 2013 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Sounding the Alarm on Texas' Nursing Home System
25% of the state's 1,200 long-term care centers have been cited for serious standard deficiencies
"...news broke out of North Austin that a 90-year-old resident of a nursing home had accused one of its..."

Oct. 20, 2017 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

A Man of the Theatre
Memories of Capitol City Playhouse's Michel Jaroschy
"...Former Resident Director, Capitol City Playhouse; current Staff, Actors Theatre of..."

Oct. 18, 1996 Arts Feature

Hands off My MUD
Davenport Fights to Retain Independence It Never Had
"...Davenport MUD president Liz Newell speaks to city council at an annexation..."

Nov. 14, 1997 News Feature by John Spong

Is the D.A. Hiding Evidence?
Judge Baird wants some answers from an assistant district attorney
"...Did Travis County Assistant District Attorney Stephanie McFarland try to conceal from a..."

July 24, 2009 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Grow and Prosper
With neighbors still reeling from 1990 expansion, Hyde Park Baptist plans another growth project.
"...a turn-of-the-century suburban enclave: Many of the original Victorian residential buildings, recently restored to their former glory, remain, and..."

Nov. 19, 1999 News Feature by Erica C. Barnett

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
"...by the side of a road near Bastrop. Bastrop resident Rodney Reed was tried and sentenced to die for..."

May 23, 2008 News Feature

Whether You Like It or Not...
Eric Mitchell's Redevelopment Dreams
"...Eastside proposals, except maybe with Shea, an East Austin resident, and with Nofziger, who is becoming more vocal in..."

Sept. 29, 1995 News Feature

Justice Denied?
Advocates Still Fighting for Lacresha Murray's Freedom
"...the first conviction of Lacresha Murray, now a 14-year-old resident of the Giddings State Home and School, a Texas..."

Aug. 7, 1998 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Downtown de-vitalization, flying Ron Wilson, Hyde Park flood & Ed Herman speaks
"...dark lately, it's not your imagination. According to one resident, a tenant who was asked to leave when units..."

March 23, 2001 News Feature by Erica C. Barnett

(Gasp!) Watson Was Right
The Former Chief, the Audit, the Research All Say: We Need Community Policing
"...this bad news, city leaders met with East Austin residents on their own turf to talk about public safety..."

March 21, 1997 News Feature by Louisa C. Brinsmade

(Gasp!) Watson Was Right
The Former Chief, the Audit, the Research All Say: We Need Community Policing
"...this bad news, city leaders met with East Austin residents on their own turf to talk about public safety..."

March 21, 1997 News Feature by Louisa C. Brinsmade

Neighborhood Watch
"...Recent Austin resident Anne Lewis tells me she gets her documentary ideas..."

Aug. 13, 1999 Screens Feature by Anne S. Lewis

Outlook Good for Police Contract
Both sides appear satisfied with the recently negotiated employment contract for Austin police
"...In all, says Austin Police Association Vice President Wuthipong "Tank" Tantaksinanukij, the new agreement, which will cover..."

Sept. 19, 2008 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Bad Medicine?
If Austin's Public Clinics Go Private, the Poor Could Suffer
"...-- not even close. Almost 40% of Austin/Travis County residents are defined as the "working poor" who are between..."

Nov. 22, 1996 News Feature by Louisa C. Brinsmade

Elderly Residents Raise Concerns About Conditions at Primrose of Shadow Creek
The City Council lets affordable housing projects go "out of service"
"...advertised as a "senior living apartment community," houses many residents who use wheelchairs or walkers. Some have medical conditions..."

Sept. 9, 2016 News Feature by Joseph Caterine

Guardians Sue DADS
Families head to court in a last-ditch attempt to keep loved ones at Austin SSLC
"...petitions, guardians of disabled Austin State Supported Living Center residents – ordered to transfer their loved ones from the..."

Dec. 12, 2014 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Men at Work
City's day laborer program undergoes successful overhaul
"...it faces the freeway but backs up to a residential neighborhood, the attendant uproar caused city leaders to focus..."

Nov. 12, 1999 News Feature by Jenny Staff Johnson

East Austin Studio De-Tour
Homesteading artists face city code challenges – and raise old fears – in changing neighborhoods
"...article that quoted the aesthetic judgment of Code Compliance's Assistant Division Manager Ron Potts. "Some people are calling it..."

July 15, 2011 News Feature by Mike Kanin

Ask Questions First, Shoot Later
In 1967, Hobart Ison shot and killed Hugh O'Connor, who was filming a documentary on Ison's property. In her documentary Stranger With a Camera (showing at the Alamo Drafthouse this Wednesday, November 1), Elizabeth Barret examines the context that brought these two men together -- one with a gun and one with a camera.
"...Kentucky county where the shooting took place. Then a "resident with a camera," whose mission working at Appalshop was..."

Oct. 27, 2000 Screens Feature by Anne S. Lewis

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...win, but for political benefit," said Robert Jensen, UT assistant journalism professor. But to accuse Dukes-Rhone of lying about..."

March 6, 1998 News Feature

WTP4: Still Bitter Waters
The controversy that won't die
"...the middle of the fire path," responded Oak Hill resident Paul Robbins, "I am indignant." He points out that..."

June 17, 2011 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

The Webberville Conundrum
Austin's plans for an eastern landfill hit a little obstacle – the people who live there
"...in the office-supply business; Joann is a retired legal assistant. He speaks with a country accent that originated in..."

June 6, 2008 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Naked City
Austin Stories
"...in the public right-of-way. But as House the Homeless president Richard Troxell pointed out at Thursday's meeting, the effect..."

June 1, 2001 News Feature by Erica C. Barnett

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