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Day Trips: Po Po Restaurant, Welfare
Historic Texas roadhouse offers meals worth driving for
"...Po Po Restaurant on the edge of Welfare near Boerne is one of a dying breed of..."

Nov. 27, 2015 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Hill Country Food and Wine Guide
"...The Welfare Cafe (50)..."

April 5, 2002 Food Feature

Hill Country Food and Wine Guide
"...7. Bluebonnet Cafe 211 Hwy. 281, 830/693-2344..."

April 5, 2002 Food Feature

Day Trips
Robb Kendrick is a successful photographer, lavender farmer, and avid day-tripper
"..."One of my favorite places is the Welfare Cafe in Welfare," Ralston adds. "I haven't been there..."

April 4, 2008 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

The Best of Food in 2007
Best Bites of 2007
"...Green Chile Truffle Mac & Cheese From Cafe Josie Chef/owner Charlie Mayes brought this rich, elegant example..."

Jan. 4, 2008 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Carrying the Burden
During Gov. Bush's campaign for his party's presidential nomination last fall, reporters asked the candidate to comment on a federal government report asserting that many Texans, including large numbers of children, were going to bed hungry. "I saw the report that children in Texas are going hungry. Where?" he demanded, going on to say, "You'd think the governor would have heard if there are pockets of hunger in Texas." Indeed, you would, especially if one of those pockets is just a few miles from his front door, Virginia B. Wood explains as she explores the very pockets of hunger in Austin Bush has difficulty fathoming.
"...inflation. Military spending rose with corresponding deep cuts in welfare spending. Welfare-reform legislation by the spiteful Gingrich Congress finally..."

April 28, 2000 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

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ACC Needs Planning, Not Damning
"...Welfare Report Well-Done..."

June 20, 1997 Column

Hill Country Happenings
As the Texas Hill Country Wine & Food Festival approaches, Virginia B. Wood sets the table.
"...are still several good local dining options, however. Bluebonnet Cafe owner John Kemper and partner Paul Brady have purchased..."

April 4, 2003 Food Feature

Day Trips
"...Texas Old-Time Restaurants and Cafes is one guidebook that should be in every glove..."

Dec. 22, 2000 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Academy Award-Nominated Short Films 2004
A program of eight short films nominated for live-action and animated Academy Awards in 2004.
"...that render this such a powerful statement about child welfare and the lack thereof. On a lighter note, sort..."

April 1, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Further Reflections
SXSW Film Festival
"...friends and fellow slackers in Vancouver. No strangers to welfare checks, Donner and his friends decide to get out..."

March 21, 1997 Screens Feature

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Our readers talk back.
"...Sacred Cup, Jo's on South Congress, Bouldin Creek, Flightpath, Cafe Mundi ... The conversations, artwork, and general ambience make..."

May 30, 2003 Column

The Lizards of Aus
'Never an Adult Moment' With Austin's Veteran Bluegrass Pranksters
"...The Lizards' second album, Highway Cafe of the Damned, found the band signed to rising..."

Sept. 22, 2000 Music Feature by Ken Lieck

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"...Cameron, and Ann have closed the multi-award-winning West Lynn Cafe to concentrate on Mother's (the former site – now..."

Aug. 5, 2005 Column

New Plant-Based Food Truck Serves Burgers and Builds Community
Plow Burger aims to feed the people, hold the meat
"...Burger outside of Cheer Up Charlies or Spider House Cafe because he believes that when one meat-free business succeeds,..."

March 2, 2018 Food Feature by Alisha McDarris

Naked City
News and happening from Austin and beyond
"...generating revenue for funding health care, education, and social welfare programs. But Perrys upbeat state of the state address..."

Jan. 28, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

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Our readers talk back.
"...as an alternative to the usual tunes at Elysium/Atomic Cafe. We found many fans and supporters and invited a..."

May 9, 2003 Column

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Our readers talk back.
"...3) LAN's Edge wasn't the first gaming cafe in Texas and won't be the last...."

May 2, 2003 Column

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Our readers talk back.
"...They point to one local smoke-free nightclub (the Acoustic Cafe) that closed after a few months, and they say..."

April 18, 2003 Column

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"...a fraction of the $16 million proposed in corporate welfare for Stratus and paying for a legal battle, we..."

Aug. 2, 2002 Column

Naked City
"...music and poetry, and attendees will meet at the Cafe Marakesh, 906 Congress, immediately following the event...."

Dec. 28, 2001 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Deconstructing Downtown
The Economy Sneezes -- and Austin's Central Business District Catches a Cold
"...It also became obvious," he continued, "that a corporate welfare/deal-making practice was simply masquerading as a program to protect..."

April 20, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

Music Feature
"...of them with a handful of standout tunes. Highway Cafe of the Damned (1988), for instance, includes the somewhat..."

Sept. 22, 2000 Music Feature by David Lynch

Politics
"...press loves them. Got a question about appropriations and welfare to work, children's health insurance, or the Bush tax..."

Sept. 15, 2000 Best of Austin Feature

Public Notice
Debra Schmidt's custody case leads the concerns in this week's Public Notice, jam packed will all sorts of benefits and the like..
"...political posturing than it does concern for a child's welfare. What are the names of Debra Schmidt's kids? Do..."

April 14, 2000 Column by Kate X Messer

A Day at the Races
Primary races start heating up in nearby counties, across Texas, and around the nation.
"...Henley; Ron Kapche, the point man of Gov. Bush's welfare-reform effort; and Cathy McConn, a bigwig in the state..."

March 3, 2000 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Show and Tell
Spring Previews 2000
"...order to fulfill her fondest ambition of going on welfare. Nudity and needles abound in this 30th anniversary re-release...."

Feb. 25, 2000 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

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The Real Obscenity
"...Pronto, Fresh Plus, Mother's, Casa de Luz, West Lynn Cafe, Wheatsville Coop, the 7-11 on 15th Street, and Anthony's..."

April 30, 1999 Column

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Losing Our Lunch
"...the Thirties and Forties when it operated as a restaurant/cafe. Sincerely,..."

Feb. 12, 1999 Column

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DeWitty Center Helpful
"...P.S. -- The "Monument" cafe was named after a tombstone builder that had the..."

Aug. 8, 1997 Column

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