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Arden Ward

Executive Editor

Arden Ward is the executive editor of CultureMap Austin, where she previously served as managing editor.

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Opening Alert

Highly anticipated restaurant Juliet opens soon on Barton Springs Road

By Arden Ward

We've been waiting on this announcement for a while. Juliet, the highly anticipated Italian concept slated for Barton Springs Road, has revealed an opening date — and a big, tasty ...


Proper Austin Living

New luxury residences complete with boutique hotel slated for downtown

By Arden Ward

A new hub of downtown Austin living is slated for the 2nd Street District. Austin Proper, a 32-story hotel and residential project managed by Proper Hospitality, will open in 2017 ...


Real Estate Report

Austin home sales take a dip as prices continue to rise rapidly

By Arden Ward

Austin-area home sales are slowing down, if only slightly, according to a new report from the Austin Board of Realtors. Home prices, however, are still on the rise. In May ...


Hot Headlines

Last call for a South Austin staple and more of the week's top stories

By Arden Ward

Editor's note: Saying goodbye to a South Austin staple and our overvalued housing market lead this round of top stories. Read on for our five most popular headlines. 1 ...


Deep Dish News

Gino's East pizzeria sets date for world-famous deep dish in Austin

By Arden Ward

Deep dish pizza lovers, rejoice: World-famous pies from Gino's East will debut in Austin later this month. The location, 214 E. Sixth St., is set to open on June ...


Austin's Best Backyards

These fabulous Austin backyards boast the best in outdoor living

By Arden Ward

Patios, pools, rock beds and picnic tables: Austin backyards are filled with simple landscaping that can withstand the hot Texas heat. Whether you have a small patio with a few ...


This Week's Top Stories

North Austin's delicious hidden cafe and more of the week's top stories

By Arden Ward

Editor's note: One of North Austin's best kept secrets and 12 awesome swimming holes lead this round of top stories. Read on for more of the week's ...


Pricey Pads

Here's how much income you need to afford a nice apartment in Austin

By Arden Ward

Just how much money do you need to make to rent a nice place in Austin? According to a Zillow analysis released in June, quite a bit. The analysis shows ...


Restaurant Opening

Celebrity chef sets opening date for new downtown Austin restaurant

By Arden Ward

Celebrity chef Tim Love will be churning out his signature fare in Austin before the end of the month. Lonesome Dove opens downtown on June 25. This is the second ...


Restaurant Rumblings

Locally inspired restaurant Geraldine's lands on Rainey Street late summer

By Arden Ward

Uchi alum Frank Mnuk will helm the kitchen of Geraldine's, a locally inspired restaurant in the Rainey Street District, opening later this summer. Located in the yet-to-open Hotel Van ...


Summertime

Barton Springs pool reopens bright and early Monday

By Arden Ward

Good news for those craving a dip in an ice-cold Austin favorite: Barton Springs pool reopens bright and early Monday morning. The announcement was tweeted on Saturday afternoon. The pool ...


This Week's Top Stories

How to skip the line at Franklin Barbecue and more of the week's top stories

By Arden Ward

Editor's note: Franklin Barbecue without the wait and controlling those pesky mosquitoes lead this round of top stories. Read on for more of the week's most popular headlines ...


Best Barbecue

These 7 local barbecue joints are the best in the South

By Arden Ward

Our top notch barbecue scene is getting major props from Southern Living. On Thursday, the magazine released its list of The South's Top 50 Barbecue Joints, and it's ...


Hotel Boom

New 65-room boutique hotel slated for Austin's East Cesar Chavez neighborhood

By Arden Ward

Austin's hotel boom shows no signs of slowing down, as plans for a boutique hotel situated on East Cesar Chavez have been revealed. A three-story, 65-room hotel could break ...


Travel Easy

New nonstop flights from Austin to Portland take off this fall

By Arden Ward

Good news for those heading west: Alaska Airlines has announced plans for nonstop service from Austin to Portland, Oregon. Daily nonstop service from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport to Portland International Airport ...


The Week's Hot Headlines

Rare Nirvana images surface in Austin and more of the week's top stories

By Arden Ward

Editor's note: Never-before-seen Nirvana images and Sound & Cinema's summer lineup lead this round of top stories. Read on for the rest of the week's most popular stories ...


Real Estate Dream

This Hyde Park Craftsman boasts all of the charm plus modern must-haves

By Arden Ward

A Hyde Park Craftsman with loads of charm and all of the modern amenities? Sign us up. Situated on a shady lot in the northern part of Hyde Park, this ...


Best Staycations

Austin lands high on list of America's best cities for staycations

By Arden Ward

Looking for a getaway without the fuss? Rest easy, and just stay home: Austin is one of America's best cities for a staycation.  With summer right around the corner ...


Back in Business

The Omelettry opens long-awaited restaurant on Airport Boulevard

By Arden Ward

An old Austin favorite is back in business. On Saturday, May 23, The Omelettry opened the doors to its new location at 4631 Airport Blvd.  What was supposed to be ...


The Week's Top Stories

Local 'burb crowned best in Texas and more of the week's top stories

By Arden Ward

Editor's note: Living the suburban life and close-in getaways lead this round of top stories. Read on for the most popular headlines of the week. 1. A ritzy West ...


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