Editor’s note: It’s that time again — time to check in with our top stories. Here are the top five articles that captured our collective attention over the past seven days.
1. Trendy Chicago-based convenience store trots into Austin with 4 new locations. Chicago-based Foxtrot combines neighborhood retail and cafe with an e-commerce delivery app.
2. Alpaca Pumpkin Patch opens at Texas farm for festive fall fun. Black Barn Alpacas is a 16-acre ranch home to 50 adorable alpacas and a fall pumpkin patch.
3. 4 Austin-area high schools sit at head of the class as Texas' best in 2022. St. Stephen's is the No. 4 best private school in Texas, while Eanes ISD is the state's top school district.
4. Famed Hollywood director Quentin Tarantino brings the limelight to Austin's Paramount Theatre. Quentin Tarantino is coming to the Paramount Theater for the release of his new book, Cinema Speculation.
5. High-tech camper van company from West Coast parks in Austin for Texas expansion. Cabana is celebrating the announcement with a pop-up on both weekends of Austin City Limits Fest (October 7-9 and 14-6).