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Bicycles, Roses, and Survivors
The Lance Armstrong Foundation and the spirit of its founder
"...and the small group began discussing how they might raise money to fund a foundation that would promote education..."

Oct. 15, 2004 News Feature by Rita Radostitz

VSA Arts of Texas raises funds to outfit AMC Barton Creek 14 with new technology for its deaf and blind patrons.
"...VSA Arts of Texas commenced efforts recently to raise money for the installation of Rear Window Captioning and..."

Aug. 1, 2003 Screens Feature by Erin Steele

The Hightower Report
Bush's Social Security Fantasies; Congress Does It Again
"...shazam! What this bit of gobbledegook did was to raise Congress' pay by $5,000 each, lifting them to $155,000..."

Aug. 23, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

Robin Was Here
" "finding the revenue to give a meaningful pay raise for our Austin school district employees -- a pay..."

June 14, 2002 News Feature by Michael King

The Name of the Game
Raising deer, oryx, antelope, and more on central texas ranches
"...Today, game products raised in Central Texas are sold across the United States,..."

June 7, 2002 Food Feature by MM Pack

Accepting the Challenge
Meet the candidates for AISD Board of Trustees.
"...said. Bradley says one of her priorities is to raise teacher salaries and provide a mentor teacher for each..."

March 29, 2002 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Britney's screen debut.
"...young Britney. The girls enter a karaoke contest to raise some quick cash. The sum they raise is unbelievable,..."

Feb. 15, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Coach's Corner
Mack Brown or Rick Barnes jump to the pros? Not likely, when just the hint of a threat will get them a fat renegotiated contract.
"...maybe even cook dinner. The kids, knowing an allowance raise when they see it, will do their homework and..."

Jan. 18, 2002 Column by Andy "Coach" Cotton

Enemy at the Gates
"...not to think of Spielberg's Saving Private Ryan and raise the expectation that we're in for the first great..."

March 16, 2001 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Hightower Lowdown
Shutting Out The Majority; 'Quality' Junk
"...won't like it: They've just voted themselves a pay raise. I'll bet your senators didn't hold a press conference..."

Nov. 3, 2000 News Column by Jim Hightower

Naked City
Austin Adopt-a-Minefield is struggling to raise enough money to clear Praca, a village in Bosnia, of land mines.
" coordinated by the United Nations Association. Adopt-a-Minefield chapters raise money locally to clear land mines in an adopted..."

Oct. 27, 2000 News Feature by Emily Pyle

Public Notice
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, among other things, and "Public Notice" wants you to feel the love.
"...that mirror, put your arms at your sides, then raise them above your head. Look carefully for changes in..."

Sept. 29, 2000 Column by Kate X Messer

Color of Justice
A drug bust in tiny Tulia, Texas opens up old racial wounds and raises questions about the veracity of the undercover cop-for-hire who orchestrated it all.
"...a few of the alleged dealers were able to raise the money to bond themselves out of jail. Many..."

July 28, 2000 News Feature by Nate Blakeslee

Take Three
Local Drought Doesn't Apply to Filmmaking
"...Lockhart and Laredo and will be completed with money raised from a group of local investors that includes Byington's..."

Aug. 16, 1996 Screens Feature by Karl Pallmeyer

AISD Notebook
"...million more on salaries, granting teachers a 5% pay raise, and putting into place a more equitable salary schedule..."

June 28, 1996 News Feature

Bee Tree Farm’s Owner Shares Life on a Busy Goat Dairy Farm
One woman’s farm and education mission
"...a mix of Nubians, Alpines, and La Man­chas. They raise the goats (often including veterinary care) and milk them..."

April 17, 2020 Food Feature by Zelly Martin

What Happens When Two Academics Fall in Love and Start a Farm?
TerraPurezza Farm studies regenerative agriculture just outside Austin
"...conservation easement from the city of Austin, where they raise pigs and conduct their study. They raise chickens on..."

April 3, 2020 Food Feature by Lina Fisher

Beto O'Rourke's Long, Hot Road to the Texas Primary
We report from the 2020 Democratic campaign trail on whether all the blue, sweat, and beers are worth it
"...had a good night, his wings lifted by the praise of the center-stage candidates for his commitment to El..."

Sept. 27, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Democrats and Their Campaign Teams Train Up to Turn Texas Blue
The Texas Democratic Party focuses on flipping the state as early as 2020
" participant – Ryan Payne, from Bell County – raised his hand and asked what to say when he's..."

Sept. 20, 2019 News Feature by Roxy Bonafont

AISD Board of Trustees Approves $1.6 Billion Budget for 2019-2020
Lege gives AISD a one-year budget breather
"...will help fund some of the largest single-year pay raises in the district's history...."

June 21, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Making the Math Work on Real School Finance Reform
"Texas Plan" brings new money to Austin and other districts, but nothing's final yet
"...more than 30 of them – with barely a raised voice or angry member raising hell over a pet..."

April 26, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Texas Teachers Rally at Capitol for More Funding
Educators show qualified support for HB 3's "Texas Plan"
"...last week, which grants a $5,000 across-the-board permanent pay raise for teachers and librarians. Guadalupe Murillo, a retired teacher..."

March 12, 2019 News Post by Austin Sanders

Pet Sematary Remake to Close SXSW Film
Midnighters, Festival Favorites, plus shorts all announced
"...Hollyman, Lee Eddy, Macon Blair, and Nathan Zellner; and Raise Hell: The Life & Times of Molly Ivins, giving..."

Feb. 6, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Lewkin' at the Lege
"...against Spencer Deehring and Tristan Perry, as well as raise awareness of the national rise in hate crimes. Deehring..."

Feb. 1, 2019 Column by Sarah Marloff

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of the Upcoming Legislative Session
Lawmakers set to tackle immigration, education, legalization, transportation, and more
"...the Economic Stabilization Fund (the "rainy day fund"), or raise other taxes. Howard says she and her Dem colleagues..."

Dec. 14, 2018 News Feature by the News Staff

All Politics Is Local at Texas Tribune Festival
Evan Smith leads the fest’s move Downtown and brings national newsmakers to Austin
"...and the TribFest team had to both plan and fundraise on the fly with what, in festival terms, is..."

Sept. 28, 2018 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Coalition Issues Manifesto on East Austin Schools
Coalition issues manifesto on East Austin schools
"...district administration to "do all in its power" to raise academic achievement among minority students; improve the compensation of..."

Sept. 14, 2018 News Feature by Austin Sanders

City Budget: Room to Move
Council nears final decisions on 2019 budget
"...based on the dais discussions, Council is likely to raise the property tax rate by 6% (over the staff-proposed..."

Sept. 7, 2018 News Feature by Michael King

Council: Spring Has Sprung
A light agenda promises an early farewell
"...There's the usual run of zoning cases that might raise a bit of localized fuss, but little else looks..."

March 9, 2018 News Feature by Michael King

AISD’s Big Balancing Act
The Austin Independent School District is considering bringing a $1 billion bond to voters in November. That's a lot of money. What all would it do? And can the package keep everybody happy?
"...a third of all the M&O cash that AISD raises this year under the poorly named "Robin Hood" school..."

June 23, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

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