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Up in Smoke
Centennial Residents Get Fired Up, Then Shafted
"...apartment above her own in flames. No fire or smoke alarms had been sounded and no sprinkler system was..."

Jan. 24, 1997 News Feature by Kayte VanScoy

Naked City
" live in Hays County, this is your lucky smoke-free day: Thanks to a charitable donation by the Wayne..."

May 18, 2007 News Feature

Naked City
"...Department of Homeland Security to pay for 2,500 remote-controlled smoke alarms for low-income seniors and 30 strobe-light smoke alarms..."

May 4, 2007 News Feature

Coach's Corner
Cedrick Trout (shudder) comes to dinner. But that's not quite as big a joke as Major League Baseball's idea of steroid testing.
"...that ensued. Suffice to say it involved all the smoke alarms in my small duplex howling and shrieking at..."

Aug. 16, 2002 Column by Andy "Coach" Cotton

Homegrown Don Quixotes
Austin writer Neal Barrett Jr.'s latest mind-over-matter comic thriller, Interstate Dreams, "has an oddly disorienting effect," Chronicle reviewer Mike Shea writes.
" Austinite who possesses an unexplained ability to cause alarms of all kinds to disarm themselves whenever he's in..."

Jan. 21, 2000 Books Feature by Mike Shea

Wish List
Here's your chance to give back to the areas of our community that need it the most
"...Visual smoke alarms..."

Dec. 19, 2008 News Feature by Kate X Messer

Chapter 4: The Nineties!
March 1991 -- December 2000
"...Legislature, even as the Chamber and the progressive community smoke the peace pipe and elect Kirk Watson mayor in..."

Sept. 7, 2001 Features Feature

Potpourri for $100, Please...
Totally Unrelated Book Reviews
"...when Doyle is sent to rustle his fugitive brother, Smoke, out of the hills, he tucks a pistol into..."

Aug. 9, 1996 Books Feature

Point Austin: All EARRS
Stage Two of the Hodge Affair may be less than meets the eye
"...Hodge Affair thus far remains a whole lot of smoke with not yet much fire...."

April 27, 2007 News Column by Michael King

Mary Moody Northen Theatre's 'Antigone' opens in riveting fashion, but its clever 1960s concept ultimately doesn't plumb the depths of this Greek tragedy
"...stage. Flashlights survey space in a frenzy; fog and smoke billow thickly as from a gas canister explosion. Alarms..."

Feb. 24, 2006 Arts Review by Heather Barfield Cole

Thursday Night Music Awards
Thursday Night
"...SPIN 15th anniversary lighter/bottle opener to set off the smoke alarm at 11:22pm Thursday. After ignoring repeated alarms, Chronicle..."

March 17, 2000 Music Review by Andy Langer

Cuadernos de La Habana(Winter & Winter)
National Records
"...rises, but the din of the crowd hovers like smoke. Cuarteto Tradicion Cubana opens its Pandora's box of pure..."

Jan. 21, 2000 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Spoon It On
"...KGSR party-related note, those who wondered why the fire alarms went off that night can blame special guests Del..."

Dec. 8, 1995 Music Column

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