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Crime and the City Solution
How safe do you feel exiting the Sixth Street/Red River Austin music crucible at 2am?
"...City Solution, from the soundtrack to Wim Wenders' Wings of Desire, 1987..."

June 26, 2009 Music Feature by Marc Savlov

The Webberville Conundrum
Austin's plans for an eastern landfill hit a little obstacle – the people who live there
"...Dave and Joann Gunlock bought themselves a little piece of paradise: 30 acres of rolling pasture and post oak..."

June 6, 2008 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Lege Notes: Taser talk and more
Stories from under the pink granite dome
"...Worth, filed House Bill 418 to restrict the use of electroshock Taser weapons by police only to those situations..."

March 2, 2007 News Column

Capitol Briefs
"...• As expected, a group of parents filed suit last week seeking to halt Gov...."

March 2, 2007 News Feature

District 45
Right-winger Alan Askew aims to burst Dem freshman's bubble
"...The Advocate made a note of the endorsement in its Oct. 12 online edition, drawing..."

Oct. 22, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Jacob's Well, one of the most prolific and celebrated springs in Central Texas, has stopped flowing.
"...warm September morning, Jacob's Well and the nearby rocks of Cypress Creek would be thick with swimmers and picnickers...."

Sept. 22, 2000 News Feature by Robert Bryce

City Council Gets Some Breathing Room on the Budget
Austin bounced back from COVID with what City Manager Spencer Cronk called “spectacular economic growth.” How spectacular?
"...City of Austin employees took center stage July 15 at the..."

July 22, 2022 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

The LuvDoc's Celebrity Corner
An interview with Rachel McGruder, Asst. Events Manager
"...McGruder and I used to work in the same office, but for "different companies." The preceding quotations are necessary..."

Aug. 10, 2012 Chronolog Post by The Luv Doc

High-Powered Help for Hospital District
But can slick, GOP-friendly HillCo defend the public interest?
"...that was the idea behind hiring the lobby firm of HillCo Partners LLC, whose principals are among the most..."

Dec. 24, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

3rd Court: Experience Counts
But what kind of experience? The D's and R's differ.
"...Two contested races for slots on the bench of Texas' 3rd Court of Appeals are the most important..."

Oct. 22, 2004 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Yelenosky Takes Aim at Keel
'People's lawyer' runs to unseat GOP appointee to Travis Co. bench
"...call a people's attorney, having worked with Legal Aid of Central Texas and now as legal director of Advocacy..."

Oct. 22, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife rethinks its pact with the Lower Colorado River Authority; prospective candidates are lining up to run for two open on district court, and Brigid Shea leaves the SOS Alliance.
"...rethink its pact with the LCRA on the construction of a $16 million water pipeline project in southwestern Travis..."

Oct. 1, 1999 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Off the Desk
"...Cunningham, who earns $40,000 per year as a member of Freeport's board of directors, holds options for 47,369 shares..."

Dec. 1, 1995 News Feature

Day Trips
Explore the Big Thicket on a two-hour cruise up the Neches River from Beaumont
"...Neches River Adventures travels from downtown Beaumont into one of the most ecologically diverse forests on the planet...."

April 18, 2014 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

More on CD 10
The Democratic candidates discuss the issues
"...before I'm dead. Maybe that's true, but the overhaul of that system now can't even be considered until we..."

Nov. 9, 2007 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from around the world
"...Quote of the Week: "They think they ought to control the..."

March 19, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
"...advisory role during trade negotiations, while increasing the power of the president...."

Dec. 14, 2001 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Green Acres
Prop. 2 Seeks to Protect Water Quality - but at a Price
"...The city proposes buying some 15,000 acres of undeveloped land to safeguard the quality of rainwater runoff..."

April 10, 1998 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

Hill Country Food and Wine Guide
"...Country to update this guide in time for the Texas Hill Country Wine & Food Festival is something I..."

April 5, 2002 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

(Not) For Rent
With hopes of protection for Section 8 renters dashed, city takes steps to help
"...a "Section 8" voucher – was on the verge of getting revoked...."

Sept. 4, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and beyond
"...allowing the agency to pawn immigration enforcement downward) in Texas, namely in Harris Co. and north of Dallas, in..."

Feb. 27, 2009 News Feature

The March Primaries and After: The Filing Report
Flurry of last-minute filings
"...filed for the March 4 primaries, all for county-level offices. But in a flurry of last-minute filings before the..."

Jan. 11, 2008 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Naked City
Beyond City Limits
"...Flores, D-Mission, which designates tortilla chips and salsa as Texas' official state snack. A second-grade class in Flores' district..."

Nov. 22, 2002 News Feature

This Week in Council
After a break, the Council has a full plate.
"...After taking the holiday week off, City Council will busy itself today with a full..."

Feb. 1, 2002 News Feature

We Got Gators in Austin. Now What?
Fearsome invaders or frightened longtime residents facing displacement?
"...in the Berdoll Farms subdivision in Del Valle, south of the high school, and was shocked to hear a..."

Dec. 31, 2021 News Feature by Morgan O’Hanlon

"Strong-Mayor" Proposal Divides Austin's Progressives
Power to the people?
"...Austinites with an opportunity to fundamentally change the structure of city government. To some, these changes are revolutionary advances..."

March 5, 2021 News Feature by Lina Fisher

Health Care Needs Your Help to Slow COVID-19’s Spread
Keep your distance
"...Against the backdrop of the widely criticized federal mishandling of the coronavirus crisis,..."

March 20, 2020 News Feature by Margaret Nicklas

Chronicle Endorsements for the March 3 Primary Election
From local judges and representatives to the presidential candidate, here are our recommendations
"...The Chronicle Editorial Board offers the following endorsements to registered Democrats in advance of..."

Feb. 14, 2020 News Feature

Headlines
"...› After plenty of heavy lifting last week – rideshare wrangling, Onion Creek..."

May 23, 2014 News Feature

Perry's Pride: Not So Special Tally
Perry always declares victory, even when he loses
"...29 to wrap up the first called special session of the 82nd Legislature, Gov. Rick Perry said he was..."

July 8, 2011 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

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