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Sacred Spaces and the Art of Margo Sawyer at AMOA
" art exhibition engages me in an intensely personal conversation. It happened recently with "Margo Sawyer: Presence and Absence"..."

Aug. 21, 1998 Arts Feature by Rebecca S. Cohen

First Look: Sawyer & Co.
Judy Jetson is all that's missing from perfect midcentury decor
"...venture as a "New Orleans-inspired diner serving classy Texas comfort food with a Louisiana flair." They christened the new..."

Sept. 12, 2014 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

The Rock's take on The Towering Inferno is a damp squib
"...remains alive and well in Hollywood. Skyscraper is the second outing for Johnson and writer/director Rawson Marshall Thurber; back..."

July 13, 2018 Movie Review by Matthew Monagle

Steven Soderbergh's big-budget iPhone thrill ride.
"...Temple, Aimee Mullins, Amy Irving, Jay Pharoah, Sarah Stiles, Colin Woodell, Zach Cherry and Mike Mihm...."

March 23, 2018 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Period Piece
Sawyer & Co. rings out the old
" a town that fetishizes anything vintage, one can't count on that novelty alone. A pet rock can skip,..."

Nov. 14, 2014 Food Feature by Brandon Watson

Dolphin Tale
This true story of the world's first dolphin with a prosthetic tail provides solid family entertainment.
"...Directed by: Charles Martin Smith. Starring: Harry Connick Jr., Ashley Judd, Nathan Gamble, Morgan Freeman, Cozi Zuehlsdorff,..."

Sept. 23, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Texas Chainsaw
Decades after the original, this story about the deranged, backwoods cannibal with a power tool still has legs – and extra 3-D torque.
"...Starring: Alexandra Daddario, Dan Yeager, Tremaine "Trey Songz" Neverson, Scott Eastwood, Tania Raymonde, Shaun Sipos, Keram Malicki-Sánchez, James MacDonald,..."

Jan. 11, 2013 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Yogurt Shop DNA Saga Continues
Defense attorney Joe James Sawyer says D.A.'s office is ignoring science
"...Attorney Joe James Sawyer told reporters Tuesday that he will request within a..."

March 17, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Recommended: The Hominids
Seven Skeletons' Lydia Pyne cites Robert J. Sawyer's The Hominids as a fiction book that gets Neanderthals right
"...meant movies, and she was at a loss. "A colleague of mine," she said, "once referred to Quest for..."

Aug. 12, 2016 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Dolphin Tale 2
Wholesome family franchise doesn't rock the boat.
"...Directed by: Charles Martin Smith. Starring: Nathan Gamble, Cozi Zuehlsdorff, Harry Connick Jr., Ashley Judd, Morgan Freeman, Kris..."

Sept. 12, 2014 Movie Review by William Goss

Prosecutors Say New DNA Evidence in Yogurt Shop Case Doesn't 'Exonerate' Defendant
A lawyer for yogurt shop defendant Robert Springsteen says that re-tested DNA evidence found in a vaginal swab proves his client is not guilty, and that Springsteen should be released from prison.
"...In the writ, filed Wednesday morning, attorney Joe James Sawyer argues that “new” DNA testing of a vaginal swab..."

April 16, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

Premium Pre-Mosquito Season Patio Hang Zones
Sawyer & Co. is full of culinary maximalism
"...cute outdoor area that has decent food and/or drinks – I'm looking to max out my perfect Austin spring..."

April 19, 2019 Food Column by Emily Beyda

Yogurt Shop Murders: New DNA Test Results Reported to Defense
Attorneys for defendants Robert Springsteen and Michael Scott get results from latest round of DNA testing
"...match any of the four suspects that prosecutors insist committed the grisly December 1991 murders, prompting Springsteen attorney Joe..."

Dec. 31, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

White House Down
Roland Emmerich blows up the White House real good, so who cares if it doesn't all compute when you have Channing Tatum and Jamie Foxx (as an Obama-ish prez) battling to become last men standing?
"...Gyllenhaal, Jason Clarke, Richard Jenkins, Joey King, James Woods, Nicolas Wright, Jimmi Simpson, Lance Reddick, Rachelle Lefevre and Michael..."

June 28, 2013 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Music Never Stopped
After 20 years and a loss of memory, a father and son learn to reconnect over the music of the Grateful Dead and Bob Dylan.
"...Taylor Pucci, Cara Seymour, Mia Maestro, Tammy Blanchard and Scott Adsit. Based on the essay “The Last Hippie” by..."

April 1, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
"...Directed by: Stephen Norrington. Starring: Sean Connery, Naseeruddin Shah, Peta Wilson, Tony Curran, Stuart Townsend, Shane..."

July 11, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Fun Fun Fun Fest Fixes Its Focus on Food
Will the festival's new chief of chow improve the offerings in 2013?
"...ease your mind, Austin. With an unexpectedly theatric press conference, festival founder James Moody, marketing director Sawyer Stoltz, and..."

Aug. 3, 2013 Food Post by Kenny Pailes

Have Dinner with Supper Friends
2Dine4 Catering's Swoop House pop-up restaurant offers tasty options
"...the pop-up restaurant created by 2Dine4 Catering in the cozy Swoop House (3012). Over the coming week, Supper Friends..."

Nov. 5, 2012 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Yogurt Shop Defendants Ask for Bond
Judge Lynch seems to have changed his tune about whether mounting evidence might be enough to allow Springsteen and Scott out of jail on bond
"...In court proceedings Jan. 7, District Judge Mike Lynch said he'll..."

Jan. 12, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Somebody Has to Die
The conviction of Robert Springsteen in the yogurt shop murders leaves many questions unanswered.
"...At 4pm Wednesday, May 30, the packed state district courtroom of Judge Mike Lynch was wrapped in tense silence...."

June 15, 2001 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Haranguing the Hugos
"...Factoring Humanity by Robert J. Sawyer Tor, $5.99 paper..."

July 30, 1999 Books Feature by Adrienne Martini

Enter the Hugos
We Take On the Best of SF
"...Frameshift by Robert J. Sawyer Tor ($23.95, hard)..."

July 31, 1998 Books Feature by Adrienne Martini

Scene of the Crime
Revisiting the yogurt shop murders: A cold case reconsideration of the 1991 crime points away from the prosecution's assumptions and conclusions
"...On Oct. 28, 2009, Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg stood solemnly behind a lectern..."

Dec. 16, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The Never-Ending (Crime) Story
Although their case has hit a dead end, prosecutors of the yogurt shop murders say they're determined to find the 'unknown suspect' – and then to retry Michael Scott and Robert Springsteen
"...On Wednesday, June 24, Michael Scott and Robert Springsteen walked out of jail after spending..."

July 17, 2009 News Feature by Jordan Smith

War of Words – and Tacos – on Airport Boulevard
On Tamale House turf at E. 51st. and Airport, a taco is a taco ... or is it?
"...The dark threat of war – or more precisely, food fight – looms over the..."

May 19, 2006 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Peaceful Streets Project Founder Arrested for Interfering with Police
The saga of Antonio Buehler and Austin PD continues
"...with video cameras and on the lookout for police corruption, was arrested this weekend for filming police arresting a..."

Aug. 27, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

The Unexplained Death of Jennifer Cave
Laura Hall's trial ends with conviction – but no insight
"...dismembered inside the West Campus apartment of her friend Colton Pitonyak. In January, Pitonyak was convicted of intentional murder..."

Sept. 7, 2007 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Introducing the 2019 Class of the Austin Arts Hall of Fame
The stories behind the art transformers of this year's Hall of Fame inductees
"...and traditions. They forge their own, and from that comes transformations, art that changes ways of working, ideas, and..."

May 24, 2019 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Yogurt Shop Saga: New Unknown DNA Evidence
The DNA of yet two more unknown males has been discovered
"...match any of the four suspects whom prosecutors insist committed the grisly December 1991 murders of four young girls,..."

Jan. 9, 2009 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Testimony concludes in the trial of Robert Springsteen IV, accused of taking part in the infamous "yogurt shop murders."
"...sobs from the jury box Tuesday when a Travis County jury convicted Robert Springsteen IV of capital murder in..."

June 1, 2001 News Feature by Jordan Smith

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