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South Congress Landlords Hurting Austin
"...If so, you can charge a lot more in Santa Fe than you can here in Austin, or in..."

Jan. 12, 2004 Postmarks

Tale of a Tale Spinner
How a ballplayer, a piano player, beatnik poetry, and Lubbock made Terry Allen an epic storyteller.
"..."I'll tell you a funny story about my mother," offers Terry Allen, grinning wryly like he does. "I was..."

Dec. 19, 2003 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

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Our readers talk back.
"...great "Texas" songs and would like to nominate a few others ["The Top Texas 40," Nov. 28]. Charlie Daniels..."

Dec. 5, 2003 Column

Mercer Lyricists, Harry Warren Composer
"...(most notably with "On the Atchison, Topeka, and the Santa Fe") and many others, "Cowhand" is purely the product..."

Dec. 1, 2003 Postmarks

Gene Autry: Back in the Saddle Forever
"...the movies with a cameo in 1934's In Old Santa Fe and, atop his faithful horse Champion, was soon..."

Nov. 28, 2003 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

Midwives: From L.A. to Santa Fe
The legal state of midwifery (Chronicle reprint from 1993)
"...Registered Nurses and the California Medical Board, the police handcuffed, fingerprinted, and detained the women at the clinic for..."

Nov. 14, 2003 News Feature by Robert Bryce

2003 Texas Book Festival Preview
An interview with Don Graham, editor of Lone Star Literature.
"...been published just in time for the Texas Book Festival, where it will be a featured book on Saturday,..."

Nov. 7, 2003 Books Feature by Dick Holland

On the Lege
For the Senate Democrats, Labor Day was just another day (not) at the office.
"...ended without result Aug. 26; the following day Laredo federal District Judge George Kazen heard initial pleadings in the..."

Sept. 5, 2003 News Column by Michael King

Articulations
Months of speculation come to an end as Austin Lyric Opera appoints conductor Richard Buckley to the position of artistic director.
"...including Lyric Opera of Chicago, New York City Opera, Santa Fe Opera, and Los Angeles Opera, while in Europe,..."

Aug. 29, 2003 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Telling His Own Story Fearlessly
With his theatrical memoir "I'm Not Lying," Jaston Williams proves there is more to the man than Tuna.
"...perpetual cigarette; as Stanley Bumiller, the juvie slouching toward Santa Fe; and as a dozen others. Over the past..."

Aug. 1, 2003 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Oye Como Va
This trio of brothers from San Angelo aren't gonna be lonely for long.
"...No more than 5 feet 6 inches tall, Ringo is a fireplug of a..."

Aug. 1, 2003 Music Feature by Melanie Haupt

Letters at 3AM
Stanley Crawford's new book, The River in Winter: New and Selected Essays, reminds us that we must all do our part.
"...sanity on one day, in one situation, would be different from that same person's sanity on another day, in..."

June 27, 2003 Column by Michael Ventura

From Freedom Fries to Fess Parker
Rebecca Chastenet de Géry reflects on french fries, Grey Poupon®, and good old American apple pie.
"...do with "freedom." Comfortably installed at a Parisian sidewalk cafe for lunch recently, freedom came into play only in..."

May 30, 2003 Food Feature by Rebecca Chastenet dé Gery

Day Trips
"...flat plains of Galveston County outside the village of Santa Fe. Inside the two-story building is a modern winemaking..."

Feb. 7, 2003 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
"...asked by his father, Walter Knapp, to design three life-sized cows to be used as three-dimensional canvases. The results..."

Jan. 31, 2003 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Food-o-File
"Food-o-File" sets sail with news about food cruises & more tamales.
"...I've discovered has me wishing there was a real Santa Claus in my life. But I'm getting ahead of..."

Dec. 20, 2002 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

'Tis the Silly Season: Give the Gift of Politics!
Gift Guide recommendations from the Chronicle news staff
"...Unemployed Democrats Co. is based here in Austin and offers wearable politics for like-minded non-Republicans at its Web site,..."

Dec. 6, 2002 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Weird, Spooky, and Rich
David Dewhurst runs against everybody but money.
"...similarities end. Sanchez has the staunch backing of his fellow Democrats on the Nov. 5 ballot. Meanwhile, Dewhurst's fellow..."

Oct. 18, 2002 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Dancing About Architecture
Our resident Marshmallow Peep relates the news and hearsay in and around the Live Music Capital...
"...shuttle to an event. Sixth Street's annual Pecan Street Festival reportedly drew thousands of cash-spending shoppers during the day,..."

Oct. 4, 2002 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Austin @ Large: Austin at Large
The Envision Central Texas project is an opportunity for the citizens to plan our own destiny.
"...Springs or Lockhart will also object, but there are fewer of them and fewer lawyers and architects among those...."

Sept. 27, 2002 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

The Banger Sisters
"...the right place. In an industry that promotes an offensively short shelf life for its female practitioners, The Banger..."

Sept. 20, 2002 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

A Snowball's Chance
Casey's New Orleans Snowballs, the little family business that could at 51st and Airport, packs a year's worth of fun and flavor into six months, writes the Chronicle's Rae Nadler-Olenick.
"...of the beloved frozen concoctions. Casey's reliably stocks 60 different flavors -- including a handful of family-proprietary custom creams..."

July 5, 2002 Food Feature by Rae Nadler-Olenick

Food-o-File
Food Editor Virginia B. Wood says goodbye to Chronicle writer Rebecca Chastenet de Géry and hello to Claudia Alarcon and Erin Mosow, while still serving up the latest news in this week's "Food-o-File."
"...that, submitting discerning reviews of local restaurants and thought-provoking features about the Central Texas food scene in an authoritative..."

July 5, 2002 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Six (Not So) Easy Pieces
Eight local filmmakers team up to shoot DV shorts in and about Austin.
"...various stomping grounds and that distinctly Parisian way of life...."

Nov. 2, 2001 Screens Feature by Chale Nafus

The Tenth Annual "Austin Chronicle' Short Story Contest Results
"...Mary Roberts Rinehart Award, and a Mark Johnson Screenwriting Fellowship. His first novel, Leaving Disneyland, has just been published..."

Oct. 19, 2001 Books Feature

After a Fashion
The stars at night are bigger and brighter, deep in the heart of Texas: Check out these local Hollywood sightings … Goth is alive and well and living in San Antonio … bra straps are still ugly and … your Style Avatar goes out on a "Denim Edge."
"...Spacey, director Alan Parker, and three companions -- they feasted on steak-and-eggs, eggs Benedict, and white wine (just for..."

Sept. 28, 2001 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Book 'Em
Recent Picks From the Summer Crop
"...and touched with innumerable grace notes of humor and feeling...."

Aug. 24, 2001 Books Feature by Marion Winik

Flaming Lips & Tongues on Fire
The 11th Annual 'Austin Chronicle' Hot Sauce Festival Sunday at Waterloo Park
"...Contest & Festival Facts The Capital Area Food Bank and The Austin..."

Aug. 24, 2001 Food Feature

History Repeats
A writer and his artist aunt explore cave paintings and see more than just writing on the wall.
"...vendors of handmade knives and Southwestern art -- think Santa Fe: paintings, sculptures, and jewelry that mirror the Southwest..."

Aug. 17, 2001 Features Feature by Eli Kooris

Summer Reading
"...do. In "Drugs and You," the narrator, new to Santa Fe and lonely, slams into a man who steps..."

July 27, 2001 Books Feature by Clay Smith

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