Search

241-270 of 310 results, sorted by relevance | sort by date
Naked City
"...The Texas presidential campaign shifts into high gear today (Thursday), as Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama debate on the..."

Feb. 22, 2008 News Feature

The Road to Ruin
US290: We Built It, and Dammit, They're Coming
"...straddles a hill overlooking Barton Creek just three miles upstream from Barton Springs. Within a few years, US290 will..."

Jan. 19, 1996 News Feature

85th Texas Legislature Preview
Can the GOP-run House and Senate get along well enough to get anything accomplished?
"...85th Texas Legislature, it came on the afternoon of Thursday, Jan. 5. In his dual role as lieutenant governor..."

Jan. 13, 2017 News Feature by the News Staff

Naked City
"...O'Hehir Headlines• Get your tissues and hankies out. Donald Rumsfeld stepped down Wednesday from his post as secretary of..."

Nov. 10, 2006 News Feature

Trench Warfare
Federal judge rules for LCRA on the Dripping Springs pipeline project, but the SOS lawsuit proceeds
"...obstructs views of the treetops rippling down into South Sunset Canyon. The mound frames a sandy channel cut through..."

May 11, 2001 News Feature by Rob Curran

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...• Along the same lines, Envision Central Texas hosted..."

Nov. 25, 2005 News Feature

Senate Bill Threatens Local Water Quality Standards
Armbrister attacks Austin's control over the aquifer ... again
"...set water quality standards. Instead, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality would be deemed the great wizard on water..."

May 6, 2005 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...Russell Korman..."

Oct. 18, 2002 Column

Rock Creek Rolls Forward
Cypress' Rock Creek project moves along after Fish & Wildlife approves its permit.
"...2,700-acre Hill Country spread southwest of Austin has gotten environmental clearance from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (FWS)...."

March 29, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

The Laws of the Land
Hatfield and McCoy Drama Unfolds Over Aquifer
"...Bill Couch, manager of Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District,..."

April 24, 1998 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

Reality Pipes: Keystone Project Kicks Up Sand
Will Obama give oil pipeline the green light?
"...spill in history, it might seem inconceivable that the U.S. would allow the construction of a new, major oil..."

Oct. 7, 2011 News Feature by Laurel Chesky

Room at the Top?
Part I of the Chronicle's preview of the Nov. 5 general election
"...examine the top of the Travis County ballot, from U.S. Senate down to Railroad Commissioner. Next week: State judicial..."

Oct. 11, 2002 News Feature by Michael King

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...Jail, "This place is too nice for prisoners." I guess sleeping on a rotting mattress with an overflowing toilet..."

July 12, 2002 Column

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...the convention center, folks got resettled, and the eventual question loomed: How we gonna pay for all this? See..."

Sept. 16, 2005 News Feature

Hitting the Pavement
Building SH 130 is still being considered in terms of costs, routes, and whether it will be a toll road.
"...you were busy issuing Minute Order 85260, authorizing The Agency Formerly Known as the Highway Department to "conduct a..."

Jan. 21, 2000 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

FWS Approves Stratus-pheric Development
"...C property has received the all-important blessing of the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, laying a significant piece of..."

Nov. 2, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

Land Mine
public access debate surrounds preservation issue
"...the transformation of Austin into a jam-packed, regional city continues, there are still wide-open spaces to be found. Even..."

March 3, 2000 News Feature by Jenny Staff Johnson

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...night. Explaining his decision in a letter to his colleagues, Montoya cited his new responsibilities as the head of..."

Sept. 29, 2006 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Quote of the Week"I think every good Christian ought..."

July 8, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

What a Dump
What Does Gov. Bush Have Buried in West Texas?
"...photograph by Alan Pogue On the first Thursday of February, the Mexican ambassador to the United States,..."

March 13, 1998 News Feature by Nate Blakeslee

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...and the TNRCC to not hurt the species was protection enough. "The decision was illegal and based on politics,"..."

Nov. 1, 1996 News Feature

Oak Hill Redevelopment: Varying visions for town center
Concept of town center node in Oak Hill looks like it's getting tougher - not easier - as city's neighborhood plan progresses
"...draft plan focused on trying to balance redevelopment with environmental concerns, key neighborhood leaders are still pushing hard for..."

June 29, 2007 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

LCRA Express Spawns Hamilton Pool Traffic Jam
Despite plenty of reasons to go slow, the agency – and its developer friends – are in a big hurry
"...Environmentalists and residents seeking to delay action on a proposed..."

May 14, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

On the Lege
A week in the Legislature with Tom, Robert, Steve, and Carol
"...the wee hours of Sept. 17, following an extraordinary Tuesday in which it convened, adjourned, reconvened, recessed, and reconvened..."

Sept. 26, 2003 News Column by Michael King

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...against the Austin Police Dept., at 5:30 pm today, Thursday, Aug. 6, at Carver Library, 1161 Angelina. Call NAACP,..."

Aug. 7, 1998 News Feature

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...the Texas Legislature. State lawmakers opened their biannual run Tuesday with a meaty agenda and a lean budget. That..."

Jan. 17, 1997 News Feature

Postmarks
Bunch Replies
"...I write today to respond to Alex de Marban's..."

Nov. 8, 1996 Column

'Chronicle' Endorsements
"...Nevertheless, there are hard questions raised about both Brown's experience and his insider managerial..."

Feb. 14, 2014 News Feature

Timing Is Everything
Events in Japan cast a long shadow
"...years, the nuclear industry had cause for celebration: The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission announced March 2 that two proposed..."

March 18, 2011 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

Meow Mix
Texans Are Wild About Exotic Cats, but at What Cost?
"...three packages of chicken a day, and die a gruesome, undignified death, all before its fourth birthday. Simba lived..."

Aug. 4, 2000 News Feature by Cheryl Smith

« 1    BACK    2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11     NEXT    11 »
NEWSLETTERS
One click gets you all the newsletters listed below

Breaking news, arts coverage, and daily events

Can't keep up with happenings around town? We can help.

Austin's queerest news and events

New recipes and food news delivered Mondays

All questions answered (satisfaction not guaranteed)

Information is power. Support the free press, so we can support Austin.   Support the Chronicle