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RT @historylvrsclub: An old school bus: 1937 https://t.co/p6yIGewt0s
RT @simongerman600: Number of school shootings in the 21st century by country. Source: buff.ly/2JvLqAn https://t.co/ApTZRoWvj2
This was a sweet story to report and tell: Wallace family has engraved its legacy on Austin statesman.com/NEWS/20160828/…
This was fun: Decoding a 1962 photograph of Austin's Interstate 35 statesman.com/news/20150829/…
#AU40 is back! Austin Under 40 Awards hint at who will lead us next austin360.com/entertainmentl…
RT @voxdotcom: Boeing charges $80,000 for a warning light. Neither of the jets that crashed had it. vox.com/the-goods/2019…
RT @voxdotcom: The world has never eradicated a parasitic disease, but President Jimmy Carter's 30-year war on the guinea worm has seen inf…
RT @TexasObserver: Pulitzer Prize-winning poet W.S. Merwin, who died at 91 last week, liked pausing by roadsides everywhere in Texas to exa…
RT @evanasmith: Texas pop. is 50% women. Electorate is 53% female. #txlege is less than 25% female. Only 10 women chair committees in House…
RT @TracesofTexas: Great photos of 1980s Austin. twitter.com/outandabout/st…
RT @simongerman600: Tree diversity #map of the United States. #Florida is where it's at! Source: buff.ly/2YagdpI https://t.co/ln0Mc…
These images mesmerize readers: Downtown Austin frozen in the early 1980s by photographer Mark Goodman statesman.com/NEWS/20160924/…
Never grows old: Tracing native trails across Austin statesman.com/NEWS/20160904/…
Austin from cabins to skyscrapers in 175 years. statesman.com/entertainment/…
Austin hero: Amy Mills takes Emancipet's animal mission national statesman.com/news/20160903/…
What a storyteller! Don't look away: 40 Austin tales of the ER told by Dr. Patrick Crocker austin360.com/entertainmentl…
Reader favorite this morning: Take a look at Austin's reborn Green Pastures statesman.com/NEWS/20170327/…
RT @TheEconomist: In the West, white-nationalist violence is catching up with the jihadist variety and has in some places overtaken it http…
Man of mystery: Who was 'outlandish' Austin newspaper poet Robert Lord? austin360.com/entertainmentl…
RT @nytimes: Pilots of the doomed jets in Ethiopia and Indonesia lacked 2 notable safety features. One reason: Boeing charged extra for the…
Barnes: A look at Leonard Lundgren, the man behind the buildings statesman.com/news/20150829/…
Meet Chanel, the Austin singer-turned-actress lighting up Zach Theatre statesman.com/news/20170419/…
Who was 'outlandish' Austin newspaper poet Robert Lord? austin360.com/entertainmentl…
Rudy Rodriguez got to know Austin by cutting hair for 50 years here statesman.com/NEWS/20160903/…
RT @gdinges: Best thing you’ll read in your Thursday edition of @statesman ... twitter.com/outandabout/st…
RT @nytimes: New Zealand will ban military-style semiautomatic weapons, the prime minister said, after 50 people were killed at two mosques…
Austin Area Urban League celebrates 40 years of helping people statesman.com/NEWS/20170927/…
Austin couple shares the secrets of civic leadership statesman.com/NEWS/20180910/…
People love their trolleys: History center exhibit tracks the rise and fall of Austin streetcars statesman.com/entertainmentl…
No nostalgia zone: Author Joe Nick Patoski grapples with 'Austin to ATX' austin360.com/entertainmentl…
RT @artofthegala: Want to know what 500 nonprofits are doing to fundraise in 2019? We have the answers for you! #nonprofits #event #texasev…
Remember this? Lakeway's Jamie Amelio completely alters education in Cambodia statesman.com/news/20130706/…
A Culture Conversation: Gauging Hispanic influence on Austin's scene statesman.com/news/20150829/…
How to modify a classic midcentury modern home statesman.com/NEWS/20160828/…
Brack, Dell Children's and more: Don't look away: 40 Austin tales of the ER told by Dr. Patrick Crocker austin360.com/entertainmentl…
Let's find out if it has changed: A plaza apart: Take a walk through the short history of sometimes-controversial Saltillo austin360.com/entertainment/…
And he's still at it ... Bobby Cervantes keeps eye on historic Sneed family plot and house statesman.com/NEWS/20150829/…
Ever go to the emergency room? Don't look away: 40 Austin tales of the ER told by Dr. Patrick Crocker austin360.com/entertainmentl…
Ernie Hinkle was a cop made for Austin's streets statesman.com/news/20160924/…
Austin activist Shudde Fath at 100: A life well spent statesman.com/news/20160904/…
RT @simongerman600: A traffic shock wave is essentially a traffic jam that occurs for no apparent reason. Drivers are momentarily distracte…
Ancestral Austin: The Limons and Estradas are some of city's founding families statesman.com/lifestyles/anc…
Johnny and Mary Ann Ramos danced through a life of romance austin360.com/NEWS/20160828/…
RT @TheRealDaveShaw: Here's some Austin history for you. A "combative" mayor indeed. twitter.com/outandabout/st…
Listen, then talk: Chats enhance Zach Theatre's 'Notes from the Field' austin360.com/entertainmentl…
The curious case of combative Austin Mayor Joseph Nalle statesman.com/NEWS/20160923/…
RT @simongerman600: According to @VisualCap Norway will shortly be the first country where over half of all new vehicle are electric. This…
Remember this strange story? Estate sale for widow of GM exec turns up treasure trove near Lockhart statesman.com/NEWS/20160904/…
This came as a surprise: EXCLUSIVE: Kyle Longley is out as director of the LBJ Library statesman.com/news/20190317/…
Can we tempt you with some post-SXSW Austin parties? austin360.com/entertainmentl… #sxsw
Can we tempt you with some post-SXSW Austin parties? austin360.com/entertainmentl…
Three from Austin named among nation's top party hosts austin360.com/entertainmentl…
Don't look away: 40 Austin tales of the ER told by Dr. Patrick Crocker austin360.com/entertainmentl…
Austin Opera will climb Mount Everest and push more boundaries in new season austin360.com/entertainmentl…
RT @outandabout: Ransom Center's arts and crafts show: 'Good design then is good design now' austin360.com/entertainmentl… @ransomcenter
Mixed memories of the Stallion Drive Inn eatery on North Lamar statesman.com/NEWS/20180321/…
RT @texasex9: Good to see @ChetTripper #DayTripper on the list. Love his show and spotlight on local museums in towns all over TX. https://…
Austin's first Hispanic detective saw it all statesman.com/entertainmentl…
RT @InThePastLane: NYT Review - El Norte: The Epic and Forgotten Story of Hispanic North America by Carrie Gibson nyti.ms/2XF4OOq?utm_ca… #…
RT @simongerman600: Quick #geography trivia about #Kiribati. It's located in all four hemispheres. No other country can make such a claim.…
They're the movers and they're the shakers: Austin Under 40 Awards hint at who will lead us next austin360.com/entertainmentl…
Austin Under 40 Awards hint at who will lead us next austin360.com/entertainmentl…
Harken: The Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards are on the way austin360.com/entertainmentl…
RT @EugeneAustin: How does Regan Signs get to increase the size of their billboard? I thought Austin’s grandfathering limited to existing.…
Get a rare look at H-E-B Austin Store No. 1 statesman.com/news/20180821/…
How Phillip and Laura Brown learned customer care statesman.com/NEWS/20141029/…
How did it go? Elgin-based artist Margo Sawyer wins coveted Guggenheim fellowship statesman.com/NEWS/20180408/…
Ransom Center's arts and crafts show: 'Good design then is good design now' austin360.com/entertainmentl… @ransomcenter
Watch archived stream of Conspirare during Matthew Shepard ceremony at Washington National Cathedral austin360.com/entertainmentl…
Karen Kocher keeps Barton Springs alive interactively austin360.com/NEWS/20150829/…
This was unexpected: EXCLUSIVE: Kyle Longley is out as director of the LBJ Library statesman.com/news/20190317/…
EXCLUSIVE: Kyle Longley is out as director of the LBJ Library statesman.com/news/20190317/…
Austinite unearths history of her grandmother, impressionist painter Anna Huntington Stanley austin360.com/entertainmentl…
Austin luthier makes, repairs guitars for greats, everyday musicians statesman.com/news/20160904/…
RT @matthewjdowd: If all you knew about President Trump was from his tweets this morning attacking John McCain while also celebrating Jeani…
RT @simongerman600: Claimed Irish Ancestry in the United States. Put differently, make sure to go to the green bit for #StPatricksDay2019.…
A plaza apart: Take a walk through the short history of sometimes-controversial Saltillo austin360.com/entertainment/…
Authentic to the bone: Old West Austin and Clarksville statesman.com/news/20140814/…
Perfect day for the porch at Matties: Take a look at the reborn Green Pastures statesman.com/NEWS/20170327/…
Still no work on those condos: Customers mourn the loss of El Gallo Restaurant statesman.com/NEWS/20170126/…
Leaning tower of SXSW scooters spotted in downtown Austin statesman.com/news/20190316/…
RT @MSNBC: Elizabeth Jennings desegregated N.Y. trolleys by refusing to give up her seat on an Alabama bus in 1855, 100 years before Rosa P…
Five big floods hit the Llano River in the 20th century statesman.com/news/20181016/…
Jill and Stephen Wilkinson take up the cause of Heritage neighborhood statesman.com/NEWS/20160923/…
3 great Austin galas: Cultural Trust stages best-ever Texas Medal of Arts austin360.com/entertainmentl…
RT @NYTScience: Dr. Barbara Low, a pioneering biochemist who helped identify and synthesize penicillin, has died nyti.ms/2TLRLf3
RT @historylvrsclub: A 1940s San Fransisco street https://t.co/dMWoWob5xk
A deep dip into Lockhart from 60 to 70 years ago statesman.com/NEWS/20160903/…
Kristin and Joe Ross! Three from Austin named among nation's top party hosts austin360.com/entertainmentl…
Take a page from 13 top Texas reads of 2018 austin360.com/entertainmentl…
At age 100, Elizabeth Morris ponders life in Austin austin360.com/entertainmentl…
Austin Answered: Why did tree-named streets switch to numbered names? statesman.com/news/20171101/…
RT @guardian: The Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar called out various forms of discrimination in a meeting with Mike Pence on Thursday. ht…
Austin history: Who is Walsh Tarlton of Walsh Tarlton Lane? statesman.com/entertainmentl…
 
 
 
 
 
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