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Keep Austin Local
A new report says that out of 50 U.S. cities, Austin is only the No. 23 tourism destination. For a town that prides itself on consistently stealing the top ...
Riding On
KVUE — On Wednesday, city and transportation leaders showed off the 9.5-mile route for the proposed Urban Rail Bond Package on the Austin City Council's November ballot. The rail ...
Astrodome Delay
It wasn't a landmark day for the Astrodome after all. Efforts to designate the so-called Eighth Wonder of the World  as a "state antiquities landmark" have been delayed as ...
APD Search
UPDATE: The Austin Police Department released a statement correcting the date on which the last three incidents occurred. The incidents happened on July 27, not June 27. The original story ...
Links We Love
Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...
University News
On Tuesday evening, the University of Texas System Board of Regents named the sole finalist for the esteemed position of chancellor. The regents unanimously selected Navy Admiral William McRaven to ...
No Talking While Driving
A city-commissioned research group says that in order to make Austin roads safer for drivers, cyclists and pedestrians, drivers need to put down the phone for good. The Distracted Driving ...
Park Improvement?
KVUE — The view of the downtown skyline is one of the best Austin has to offer. The splash pad is a hit with the kids and the lawn where dogs ...
DWI Death Outrage
Wade Atwood, a 40-year-old Austin man accused of hitting and killing Kelly Noel, aka ATXhipsters, was charged Monday with driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor. Atwood allegedly struck Noel on April ...
Picture This Pet
Meet Tony, Austin Pets Alive!'s featured pet who has a big purr and an even bigger personality. This handsome guy enjoys the company of other cats, but what he ...
Keep Austin Something or Other
Depending on how you look at it, this is either the steal of the century or a most ridiculous PR stunt. Either way, an eBay post is making the Reddit ...
Sign Sealed Delivered
On the morning of July 28, a group of same-sex families and members of Equality Texas had a special message to deliver to the office of Texas Attorney General Greg ...
Homestate Shame
A new survey suggests that three Texas cities offer little in the way of fun. According to personal finance website WalletHub, Irving, Houston and San Antonio rank among 10 worst ...
By The Numbers
If Texas grants marriage equality to same-sex couples, money spent on wedding arrangements and tourism by resident same-sex couples and their guests could add an estimated $181.6 million to ...
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Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...
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