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Lee Elementary Still Lee Elementary
Campus renaming debate still rumbles on the AISD board
"...Time to update your address book: Robert E. Lee Elementary is now Russell Lee..."

May 26, 2016 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Lee Elementary No Longer Lee Elementary
Renaming process has begun
"...There will be one less sign of Texas' Civil War..."

April 1, 2016 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Renaming for Lee Elementary Begins
Starting March 29, community members can submit nominations
"...On Monday, March 28, the AISD school board voted to begin the process to rename Lee Elementary, which..."

March 28, 2016 News Post by Amy Kamp

Lee Renaming Brings Out Butter-Knife-Sharp Wit
Don’t ask a question you don’t want to know the answer to
"...The political sage Homer Simpson once mused, "When will people learn democracy doesn't..."

April 29, 2016 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

AISD to Consider Ridding School Names of Confederate Legacy
AISD Board in the process of crafting a mechanism that allows for renaming schools upon public request
"...Austin Independent School District trustees could adopt a new policy for..."

Nov. 20, 2015 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

A Guide to Confederate Monuments in Austin
Where to find them, for as long as they're still standing
"...News writer Michael King addresses historical illiteracy and the problem..."

Aug. 18, 2017 News Feature

AISD Targets Confederate Names
Superintendent Paul Cruz wants new names in place by March
"...Austin Independent School District administrators have asked trustees to rename five..."

Nov. 17, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

"...City Council is heading into the stretch for 2015, with only two more..."

Nov. 27, 2015 News Feature

Tempers Flare as AISD Board Tackles Confederate Legacy
Name change issue punted to the board's policy committee
"...What's in a name? When it comes to Austin ISD facing pressure to..."

Nov. 13, 2015 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Friends Like These
Austin Neighborhoods Council prez says FAN and ANC values are in conflict
"...There's a new kid on the block of Austin neighborhood..."

Sept. 11, 2015 News Feature by Michael King

It's Not Just a ZIP Code
Neighborhood Associations
"...Barton Hills-Horseshoe Bend NA index.html..."

Dec. 4, 1998 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Point Austin: What History Teaches
Charlottesville resistance an inspiration here and everywhere
"...Thanks in part to our increasingly fake president, we have not heard the last of..."

Aug. 18, 2017 News Column by Michael King

Summer Camp Guide
"...Pack the bug spray, the laptop, the curling iron..."

April 28, 2006 Features Feature by Nora Ankrum

2005 Kids Summer Camps
An annotated list of several places where kids could be going this summer to enjoy physically and mentally invigorating activities
"...Summer is a-comin' in, and the kids are a-goin' out...."

April 29, 2005 Features Feature

Our readers talk back.
"...Delwood Assn. Responds..."

Sept. 27, 2002 Column

"...No regular City Council meeting this week – the next is..."

May 27, 2016 News Feature

Work in Progress
Council members' transportation projects
"...The following transportation and mobility projects are selected from lists in development by City Council..."

Jan. 15, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

"...City Council is on annual hiatus, and won't meet again until its July 27 budget work session. In..."

July 8, 2016 News Feature

News Roundup: Smoke and Fire
Arsonists, burn bans, and heated arguments
"...In this week's News Roundup: Rangers arrest Austin's car arsonist in Iowa;..."

Aug. 17, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

Austin x Design
"...It was only a matter of time before the city's design professionals decided to..."

Oct. 7, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Rubber Meets the Road
Bond election project breakdown
"...The city stresses that spending of the $90 million bond package may..."

Oct. 22, 2010 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

In the Works
Pending Bike Projects
"...Here's a list of pending city of Austin bike projects..."

May 26, 2006 News Feature

Loosey-Goosey Land Agreement?
Environmentalists and AISD face off once again over school construction in Southwest Austin
"...UT vs. A&M. Ali vs. Foreman. Snowboarder vs. hubris. To the annals of great rivalries..."

Feb. 24, 2006 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

The AggreGAYtor: March 15
Your daily dose of LGBTQIA news
"...Rob Portman does an about face, Robert Jefress goves some safety tips...."

March 15, 2013 Qmmunity Post by Brandon Watson

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Quote of the Week "Why should you hold up a several hundred million..."

Sept. 29, 2006 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond

May 14, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Re-Forming AI$D
What's behind the national involvment in local school board races?
"...Something has changed in education politics, and Robert Schneider has..."

Nov. 28, 2014 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Quote of the Week "I don't think anyone anticipated breach of the levees."..."

Sept. 9, 2005 News Feature

Naked City
"...Quote of the Week..."

Jan. 18, 2008 News Feature

Res Publica
Citizens' calendar, Feb. 11-18
"...AISD TRUSTEES want your input on boundaries for the new Southwest..."

Feb. 12, 2010 News Feature

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