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Naked City
"...• Former state Sen. Frank Madla of San Antonio died in a..."

Dec. 1, 2006 News Feature

Election Info
Dates, voting locations, and ballots
"...and Sunday, noon-6pm for all locations, except malls, Howson Library, and mobile voting sites.EARLY VOTING LOCATIONS..."

Oct. 20, 2006 News Feature

Election 2006: Local Results
Democrats score a shutout in Travis and Hays
"...clerk, Democrat Valinda Bolton beat out Bill Welch in state House District 47, at one stroke replacing retiring incumbent..."

Nov. 10, 2006 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Knowledge and Skills tests showed modest improvement in the state's third- and fifth-grade reading scores this year. The passing..."

March 17, 2006 News Feature

Postmarks
United Way Clarifies
"...Religious zealots should make their statements by letting their own lives be an example of..."

June 12, 1998 Column

Class Struggle
UT Big Wheels' Perks Outweigh Staff's Paychecks
"...article in the April 19 edition of the Austin American-Statesman listed that number as 54.) Another 42 officials -..."

April 24, 1998 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Picks & Sleepers
Sxsw
"...well as just about any bluesman he ever covered. (State Theatre, 9pm) -David Lynch..."

March 20, 1998 Music Feature

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...read the news that doesn't get printed in the Statesman, and I enjoyed the columns like "Coach's Corner." Alas,..."

June 13, 2003 Column

Postmarks
More letters about music, art, and urban planning
"...the music I heard at that concert, which was state-of-the-art hard rock music. The crowd I saw was represented..."

Aug. 17, 2001 Column

Austin Libraries Prepare for a Barrage of Book-Banning Bills
Rating books, jailing librarians, and more
"...potential to significantly hamper libraries and librarians across the state. In preparation, the city Library Commission turned its focus..."

Dec. 2, 2022 News Feature by Maggie Q. Thompson

Essential History Museums and Cultural Spaces
Fun for everyone from history buffs to kids who like hands-on science
"...Home to a presidential library, history museums and historic homes, a state-of-the-art children's museum,..."

March 3, 2017 Chronolog Post

Day Trips
The Jean and Price Daniel Home and Archives is about as close as you can get to seeing the Texas Governor's Mansion these days
"...home on the grounds of the Sam Houston Regional Library and Research Center was completed in 1983 using the..."

Jan. 30, 2009 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Naked City
"...whose laserlike stare could scare anyone straight), issued a statement saying she too was weighing whether to run for..."

Dec. 21, 2007 News Feature

Beside the Point
Books at Green, Drunks on Sixth
"..."A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities..."

Oct. 27, 2006 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...my life other than my father." – Austin Republican state Rep. Terry Keel, trying to assure colleagues that his..."

Jan. 21, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Austin's Cultural Makeover: The Next Stage
How much closer we are to getting the cultural wonderland we imagined 10 years ago
"...method in it: The downturn made prime Downtown real estate a lot more affordable for a nonprofit. So in..."

Sept. 7, 2007 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
"...going to be a whore for Dr. Leininger." – State Rep. Charlie Geren, a Fort Worth Republican targeted for..."

March 10, 2006 News Feature

Postmarks
Words on the Jesus video, the Instrumental article, the Dance Festival, and other local points of contention.
"...The Book on the Public Library..."

May 4, 2001 Column

Bond Election Cliffs Notes
General Obligation Bonds
"...1 would also provide matching funds for federal and state transportation grants; support street beautification (through the Great Streets..."

Oct. 23, 1998 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...idea," says Longcope. She says she'll pursue her real estate and freelance-writing activities while Wohlgemuth builds her C.P.A. practice...."

Oct. 10, 1997 News Feature

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...the local daily keep claiming that $1.84 million in state and federal grants will be revoked in1999 if the..."

Feb. 28, 1997 News Feature

Res Publica
Citizens' calendar, Nov. 5-12
"...Celeste Ward discusses the flawed U.S. policy. 5pm. LBJ Library, 10th floor, Brown Room. Free. www.robertstrausscenter.org/events/view/101. Friday06..."

Nov. 6, 2009 News Feature

Naked City
"...group to endorse Jennifer Kim.Austin Stories • The Bush Library (stop snickering, y'all) may come to reside in Austin,..."

Feb. 18, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

The Downtown Dominoes
The headlines are about Block 21 and Seaholm, but the long-term questions are about what the city of Austin should be
"...years ago, when the city first bought from the state a piece of land (the site of the new..."

April 9, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...Mike Clark-Madison regarding the need for a new central library for the Austin Public Library system ["Reading the Riot..."

March 12, 2004 Column

Day Trips
"...of the contributions Bell County has made to the state and the country. photograph by Gerald E. McLeod..."

Nov. 13, 1998 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

July Is Crime Month: The Crime Blotter, Week 5
A curated guide to unlawful activities around town July 29-31
"...the Eighties and Nineties through a case in Washington state in which the daughters of a deputy sheriff who..."

July 29, 2019 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Despite Protests, Leander's Drag Queen Story Hour Will Go On
Local church saves event
"...The Leander Public Library will be closed to the public on Saturday, June..."

June 14, 2019 News Feature by Megan Menchaca

LBJ Summit Returns to “Race in America”
Five years after landmark civil rights event, there's plenty to talk about
"...In 2014, the Lyndon B. Johnson Presi­dential Library and Museum marked the 50th anniversary of LBJ's signing..."

April 5, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Point Austin: Building Cathedrals
Public libraries and schools sustain a common culture
"...of my closest friends in touring the new Central Library – an architectural marvel, a welcoming center for private..."

Nov. 3, 2017 News Column by Michael King

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