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AE Programs for Those in Need
AE provides discounts, emergency assistance, free weatherization, and other programs for Austin's low-income ratepayers
"...AE has on staff two full-time case managers with social work experience, an innovation noted by several area nonprofits..."

Dec. 25, 2009 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

Steel Bluebonnet Determination
Robin Shivers, founder of HAAM, worked behind the scenes, and yet was one of the Austin music scene's most important faces
"...Saint Cecilia on the Colorado. And Shivers – a socialite in every sense of the word – didn't just..."

Nov. 27, 2009 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Page Two: Lost Diamond
Robin Shivers' life defined what makes Austin the kind of community it is
"..."It was Robin's dream to find affordable healthcare services for Austin's low-income, uninsured working musicians, and she did..."

Nov. 6, 2009 Column by Louis Black

Believing the Children
In 1992, Fran and Danny Keller were convicted of multiple counts of child sexual abuse at their Oak Hill day care center and sent to prison for 48 years. It's likely they were innocent. Indeed, it's very likely that no crime ever occurred – except an absurd and overzealous prosecution
"...her mother, Suzanne Guinne, and then to her therapist, social worker Donna David-Campbell. There was no definitive physical evidence...."

March 27, 2009 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...• Social service providers are worried that the Health and Human..."

Dec. 30, 2005 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...autopsies. More than 40 counties pay to use the services of the Travis Co. medical examiner. If the demand..."

Dec. 2, 2005 News Feature

Three ... Extremes
This lush and horrific anthology film from three of the finest craftsmen working today – Fruit Chan, Chan-wook Park, and Takashi Miike – is an instantly memorable and squirm-inducing assemblage.
"...meditation on the corruptive nature of both personal and social vanity. A professionally fading (yet still lovely) Hong Kong..."

Oct. 28, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

In Memoriam
The Austin State Hospital Cemetery is the long final home for thousands
"...body," said Sarah Sitton, a professor of behavioral and social sciences at St. Edward's University and author of a..."

May 27, 2005 News Feature by Cheryl Smith

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...surface." To help get that going, TAASA and other social service organizations have joined with law enforcement to create..."

May 27, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

In Person
BookPeople, Thursday, Nov. 11
"...grow up in a world that denies our sexual social and gender identities and wants us to disappear or..."

Nov. 19, 2004 Books Feature by Abe Louise Young

After a Fashion
(Y)Our Style Avatar, Stephen M.M. does the party circuit and still manages to keep himself on time in order to serve you, the fashion slaves of Austin
"...crap that I need for my home makeover"... More social news: You know, there're just not enough diamonds in..."

Oct. 15, 2004 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Scores of local officials, business owners, and social service advocacy groups are lobbying the state and the..."

April 2, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Escape From Loserville
Online dating gives the personals a new cachet
"...couch? At SXSW Interactive's Getting It On(Line) panel, virtual social-network luminaries will share their expertise on the 21st-century mating..."

March 5, 2004 Screens Feature by Courtney Fitzgerald

After a Fashion
"...OTHER SOCIAL EXCURSIONS The first Club Red event happened last Sunday..."

Nov. 14, 2003 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Fostering Family Values
The Legislature engages in its biennial exercises in gay-bashing -- families be damned.
"...it is the committee most devoted to the conservative social agenda. With this committee, the most that the gay..."

May 2, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...will be more likely to purchase your goods and services: one of my former students making engineer money or..."

April 25, 2003 Column

Full Frontal
"...cast detailing the absence of set staples like craft services, hair and make-up, and attitude) -- but the director..."

Aug. 2, 2002 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Filth and the Fury
"...and Sid Vicious from plunging unimpeded into the same social rubbish heap as the rest of the working-clash yob..."

May 5, 2000 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Naked City
AISD'S dropout prevention task force releases its final recommendations.
"...Assign teams at every campus to arrange for providing social, counseling, and health services, with an eye toward developing..."

March 3, 2000 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

Naked City
More Sickly Every Day
"...fight over a consultant's recommendations to trim and consolidate services in the city's public health clinics, but the tightened..."

Sept. 24, 1999 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

Naked City
Licking the Platter Clean
"...set aside, but not yet budgeted, for the council's social equity initiatives. Here's what happened to all that money..."

Sept. 17, 1999 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Working Assets
"...think tank. The analogy seems accurate. Take the council's social equity initiatives -- neighborhood planning, child care, affordable housing,..."

Aug. 13, 1999 News Feature by Lisa Tozzi

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CSC: It's a Good Thing
"...be used in the future for the other basic services you reference in your editorial. As for the process..."

April 2, 1999 Column

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The Sweet Science
"...holiday march he snidely insulted those in the uniformed services with his anti-military comments referring to the Army band..."

Feb. 5, 1999 Column

If You Build It ...
What Dreams May Come
"...into inner city streets will finally triumph, the former social character of downtown may not be so easily rebuilt...."

Feb. 5, 1999 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

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Libertarians Say No to Doggett
"...because the homeless are already downtown so should the services. Just because they congregate downtown does not mean that..."

Oct. 16, 1998 Column

It Happened to Jane
JANE: An Abortion Service
"...safe, sliding-scale-fee procedures on women who came seeking their services from all over the Midwest...."

April 24, 1998 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

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Balance, Yes; Reality, No
"...Cencor Realty Services, Inc. Store, Yes; Super, No Dear Mr. Black,..."

July 11, 1997 Column

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Red & Yella Hurt a Fella
"...15-year community service record with leadership on environmental and social justice issues!..."

May 2, 1997 Column

Election Endorsements
"...the Department of Energy, environmental regulations, campaign financing regulations, social security, and medicare. In his newsletter, Paul has slammed..."

Oct. 25, 1996 News Feature by The Chronicle Editorial Board

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