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Thanks for Austin Bulldog Coverage
"...Dear Editor, Thanks for the prominent coverage of the Austin Bulldog's new site that..."

April 22, 2010 Postmarks

Farewell to the Allan Bulldog
Allan Elementary as we know it goes out with a final fling
"...Allan Elementary students, parents, and staff joined together on May 19 for the Farewell Festival before the..."

May 25, 2012 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

BREAKING: Travis Co. Rules Against Austin City Council
County attorney comes down hard on Open Meetings violations
"...BREAKING NEWS: Instead of referring the matter to a grand jury, the Travis County attorney’s..."

April 1, 2011 News Post by Wells Dunbar

The Bulging Ballot
Would-be City Council candidates continue to multiply
"...At Burnt Orange Report we've been designated "The Great Mentioner" –– for our ongoing (and burgeoning) catalog..."

Jan. 7, 2014 News Post by Michael King

New CM Zimmerman Loses to Bulldog
New District 6 Council member dinged for suing publication
"...On Wednesday, Jan. 7, Judge Amy Clark Meachum granted the motion to dismiss newly inaugurated District 6 Council Member..."

Jan. 9, 2015 News Feature by Amy Kamp

Point Austin: Hall Monitors Needed
If a council quorum is now two, maybe chaperones are in order?
"...members talking about an issue is a violation [of the Open Meetings Act], that's just silly,' said [former City..."

Feb. 11, 2011 News Column by Michael King

Beside the Point: Sue Sue Sue-Dio
While City Hall slumbers, the law in its majesty marches on
"...As the holiday weekend began July 1, Council Member Laura Morrison..."

July 8, 2011 News Feature by Michael King

The Wrath of Don
Zimmerman's constituents accuse him of online, in-person abuse
"...late August, David and Anita Brad­ber­ry walked out of their Northwest Aus­tin home and headed to the nearby fitness..."

Oct. 7, 2016 News Feature by Mary Tuma

City Hall Hustle: Fan Mail From the Flounders
The Great E-Mail Scandal ... or, Don't Hit Send!
"...Let's not compare WikiLeaks and the Austin American-Statesman – they'd both be insulted...."

March 4, 2011 News Column by Wells Dunbar

City Hall Hustle: The City Council Blues ... Again
The price of all these things, twice
"...regularly scheduled work sessions – called in response to the Crisis of Austin's Democracy – actually have the effect..."

Feb. 18, 2011 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Follow the Money
"...Dear Editor, I have written before to urge Austinites to vote against charter amendments No. 1 and No...."

Nov. 5, 2012 Postmarks

Why Does the 'Chronicle' So Ardently Defend the Indefensible?
"...Dear Editor, Re: "Open and Shut” and “Point Austin: The Law Is a Ass” [News, Oct. 26]. It’s..."

Oct. 31, 2012 Postmarks

Meet Your New City Council, Austin!
Recapping the run-offs
"...ready to concede just yet, it appears as though the new City Council is finally here, and it looks..."

Dec. 17, 2014 News Post by the News Staff

Developing Stories: The Mistake on the Lake
The 'Save Town Lake' lawsuit turns up a legal mystery at City Hall
"...In following the twists and turns of fact, historical fable, and incendiary..."

Sept. 21, 2007 News Column by Katherine Gregor

The Road to Damascus
The story behind Paul Stekler and Daniel McCabe's documentary George Wallace: Settin' the Woods on Fire
"...There's a moment in George Wallace: Settin' the Woods on..."

March 10, 2000 Features Feature by Clay Smith

Point Austin: Open Meetings, Empty Heads
No talking at City Hall unless we're all invited
"...If there are any lessons to be learned from the latest..."

Feb. 4, 2011 News Column by Michael King

Who Let the Dogs Out?
A playlist for the dog days of summer
"...1982, P-Funk's R&B chart-topper almost got run down in the street, the author's industry revolt colliding with radio programmers..."

July 17, 2015 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Austin High School Mascot Challenge
"...You know we love our mascots here at the Score so we'd like to encourage our readers to..."

Oct. 17, 2007 Sports Post by Mark Fagan

District 6: Waiting for the Next Subpoena
"...is an engineer – and both are confident in their ability to reach their own conclusions, however bizarre some..."

Dec. 5, 2014 News Feature by Amy Kamp

The Sherpa
Professor Robert Solomon could prepare you for any path
"...My memory of Bob Solomon is indissolubly connected to the Austin of the Eighties, the decade in which I..."

Jan. 19, 2007 Books Feature by Roger Gathman

Take Me Out to the Ball Game
Reckless Kelly swings for the fences
"...In lieu of batting practice, OTR reached out to the Reckless Kelly's Braun brothers for their personal scouting reports..."

April 28, 2011 Music Post by Austin Powell

Austin Lightning Get Their Season Started and More Soccer News
"...and Manchester United will still get to play for the FA Cup. But neither one will be there to..."

May 2, 2007 Sports Post by Nick Barbaro

The (Longer) Road to CodeNEXT
Opponents would freeze the process via referendum
"...That would be the likely effect of an anti-CodeNEXT petition currently being circulated..."

Jan. 5, 2018 News Feature by Michael King

Meeting in the Rain
Eastside supporters gather outside Allan as board dithers
"...The AISD Board of Trustees may be gathering in a..."

Dec. 19, 2011 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Where the Wild Things Star
'Secondhand Lions' is only the latest production in which Bobbi Colorado-trained beasts play a part.
"..."They say never work with kids or animals, so we..."

Sept. 19, 2003 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Welcome to the Primaries
A roundup of primary races important to the Austin area
"...to score an unprecedented hat trick: control of both the Texas House and Senate and the U.S. Congressional delegation...."

March 1, 2002 News Feature

Crafting the Song
Austin theatre actor Robert Fisher has the heart of a rock & roller, the work ethic of a medieval craftsman, and the style of a Bob Fosse. Either he's in the wrong business or he is, as playwright Kirk Lynn calls him, "a wonder."
"...Fisher's Austin acting résumé includes stints in productions like the Public..."

March 16, 2001 Arts Feature by C. Denby Swanson

All the Way to State
A high school play contest might not sound like a big deal, but it is to the 18,000 students in 1,200 schools across Texas who participate in the state's UIL one-act play every year -- and here's a look at why.
"...The stage may be empty, but that does not keep..."

May 12, 2000 Arts Feature by Sarah Hepola

Cozying Up to The Faculty
"...Rodriguez is onstage in front of a packed Paramount Theatre introducing the first public showing of The Faculty, produced..."

Dec. 25, 1998 Screens Feature by Louis Black

Austin vs. the `Burbs
illustration by Doug Potter Suburbanites Seethe Over Annexation Plans
"...Between all the self-righteous pronouncements of bicycling activists and the Austin-bashing declarations..."

Oct. 10, 1997 News Column by Kayte VanScoy

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