From a guide to enjoying summer like a true Austinite (for free, no less) to an expose on Highland Mall's weird hidden gems, these are the headlines that grabbed everybody's attention this week.
1. Embrace the summer with our favorite free activities guaranteed to make you feel like a true local.
2. HGTV continues its love affair with Austin with the Welborn twins. The woodworking brothers make their debut this weekend on a new HGTV reality show.
3. Cure the summer blues by checking out our list of five new happy hours to try out this summer.
4. MIT's You Are Here project released a new map detailing Austin's immigrant population.
5. Still looking for something fun to do this weekend? Take a tour of Highland Mall's weird hidden gems.