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'Moon Trees': Erica Botkin
The legacy of NASA's moon trees is documented at Co-Lab Projects' Downtown venue
"...this familiar Earth: There are more than 50 moon trees still alive in this country, and Erica Botkin is..."

March 28, 2014 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Trees Lounge
Buscemi wrote, directed, and stars in this penetrating movie about a hopeless alcoholic who nevertheless hopes for something more out of life. The attentions of a lusty 17-year-old (Sevigny) is the last thing this guy needs.
"...Mazar, Samuel L. Jackson, Seymour Cassel and Mimi Rogers. Trees Lounge is the neighborhood bar that 31-year-old, out-of-work, alcoholic..."

Oct. 25, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

A Tollway’s Toll on Trees
A fight to save the Gateway Twin Oaks
"...The Gateway Twin Oaks – two enormous oak trees that stand 10 feet apart along U.S. 183 near..."

June 17, 2014 News Post by Amy Smith

Smokin' Trees
I'd hit it.
"...a small tree will be recognized each year. Large trees – such as Live Oak and Cedar Elm –..."

June 25, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Heritage Trees: Size Does Matter
Heritage tree ordinance would protect Austin's oldest, biggest trees
"...boards and commissions process, the protection for those 19-inch trees would be slightly strengthened, but, more importantly, a new..."

Jan. 29, 2010 News Feature by Lee Nichols

The Benefits of Trees
"...some state legislators to end cities' rights to preserve trees within their boundaries [“Then There's This: Out on a..."

April 8, 2013 Postmarks

Then There's This: Save the Trees!
Groups aim to spare seven Downtown trees
"...City Hall plaza to try to save seven healthy trees destined for the chopping block. This is a hastily..."

June 1, 2012 News Column by Amy Smith

City Takes Business to Task Over Cleared Trees
Cleared trees could lead to flooding and other hazards, says city
"...Council is due to discuss strengthening protections for Austin's trees – a discussion that should be happening Thursday, Feb...."

Feb. 5, 2010 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Please Help Save the Trees
"...Dear Editor, In reading your update on the trees at Barton Springs [“Chain-Saw Frenzy,” News, May 8], I..."

May 18, 2009 Postmarks

Trees Protecting the Neighbors?
"...of protesters lying in front of bulldozers to save trees; if Responsible Growth for Northcross is correct, it could..."

Sept. 21, 2007 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Las Cuatro Estaciones: A Story of Human Trees
In Sharon Marroquín's new dance, we are all gnarled and heliotropic
"...autumn – these are the autumns – of individual trees and individual people, represented by dancers who, once the..."

March 24, 2017 Arts Feature by Jonelle Seitz

How About Banning Cedar Trees?
"...regularly terrorizes many citizens in Austin: second-hand smoke from trees. I'm talking about the cedar that seasonally inundates the..."

May 27, 2009 Postmarks

Then There's This: Think Trees
Margret Hofmann's spirit lives within Austin's urban forest
"...other day, Hofmann is in the company of either trees or her husband, Otto, a craftsman and professional organ-builder...."

Feb. 10, 2012 News Column by Amy Smith

Three Trees Traveled
Christmas arrives early and horse-drawn at the Capitol.
"...came with the delivery of the official Capitol Christmas trees this morning. The trees for inside the state house..."

Nov. 26, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Replacing Trees With Buildings Ludicrous
"...Travis Heights is an old, established neighborhood. Our centuries-old trees are integral. Most of us moved to the neighborhood..."

Sept. 16, 2003 Postmarks

Every Night the Trees Disappear: Werner Herzog and the Making of Heart of Glass
How to explain the genius of Werner Herzog?
"...panic and anxiety) but what keeps Every Night the Trees Disappear as remarkable as it is is the director's..."

May 4, 2012 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Story on Trees Didn't Go Far Enough
"...deal with the city and got the distinct impression trees are something of a sideline to them. Trees don't..."

Sept. 26, 2007 Postmarks

The Trees
Online music trading that "leaves" the RIAA and music industry in the underbrush.
"...to grade school and a basic lesson of biology: Trees grow from the ground. Branches grow from the tree..."

Oct. 3, 2003 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Video: Wine & Revolution “Trees
A poorly attended house party
"...the year. The local quartet released this video for “Trees,” which was shot on VHS, Hi-8, and Mini-DV by..."

May 13, 2009 Music Post by Austin Powell

If Only the 'Chronicle' Weren't Made of Trees
"...its pages. Now if only it weren't made of trees...."

Jan. 4, 2009 Postmarks

Possible TLC for Ancient Trees
"...the Austin Parks Foundation. The 150- to 200-year-old oak trees and their root systems are stressed; the proposed solution..."

Nov. 15, 2007 News Post by Katherine Gregor

Clear Cutting Trees Is Why I Left
"...Editor, Austin's planners may think that cutting down the trees is good for businesses, but it is one of..."

Oct. 2, 2007 Postmarks

City's War on Trees
"...It's still unclear which, if any, of the existing trees will remain...."

Sept. 24, 2007 Postmarks

Me, Ange, and the Interlocking Shadows of Trees
Why do I love Naruto? Because I love my daughter.
"...over the way Kishimoto-sensei renders the interlocking shadows of trees in an establishing shot. In a series of manga..."

June 1, 2007 Screens Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Every Night the Trees Disappear: Werner Herzog and the Making of 'Heart of Glass'

May 4, 2012 Books Feature

The Forest for the Trees
The Austin Arts Commission has never been a model of bureaucratic efficiency, but this year it seems to have become a big cliché in action, a body so focused on procedure and minutiae and the concerns of the moment that it can't see the forest for the trees. It's compounding the problems in Austin's profoundly flawed public arts funding system and demonstrating just how poorly that process serves not only the city's artists but all its citizens.

July 6, 2001 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Chain-Saw Frenzy
Fear of a Springs PARD massacre is about trust as well as trees
"...plan to chop down 28 to 30 big, beloved trees surrounding Barton Springs Pool. The assessment of the trees'..."

May 8, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

The Daily Hustle: 6/29/10
Council Present honors Council Past
"...Hoffmann foreshadowed future green initiatives through her love of trees...."

June 29, 2010 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Naked City
North Austin neighbors protest the utility's tree-cutting plans
"...the life and limbs of more than a hundred trees...."

March 12, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

Dr. Seuss' The Lorax
Even though it's primarily a cautionary ecological tale, this animated film is fun and visually pleasing.
"...might happen to the world were there no longer trees and air a commodity that must be purchased...."

March 2, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

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