Austin

Spring Forward

Apr 27, 2017 By Michael Hoinski

Summer will be here before you know it. Ten things to get out and do ahead of those 100-degree days.

A Serious Writer

Mar 27, 2017 By Michael Agresta

A chat with Jim Magnuson, the founding director of the Michener Center for Writers at the University of Texas at Austin.

Save Muny

Mar 22, 2017 By David Courtney

The future of Austin’s Lions Municipal Golf Course lies in its historic past.

One Degree of Jim Magnuson

Mar 22, 2017 By Jeff Salamon

Over the past 23 years, the founding director of the Michener Center for Writers has helped launch countless literary careers. Here are a few of the program’s most notable graduates.

Rabbit at Rest

Feb 22, 2017 By Patricia Sharpe

Paul Qui dispenses with pomp and pageantry at Kuneho, his ode to perfect bites and grateful smiles.

Accordion to Eva

Feb 16, 2017 By Michael Hoinski

Eva Ybarra is still the queen of the accordion, and she’ll prove it with a mix of conjunto and country at the Briscoe Western Art Museum.

Think Big

Feb 3, 2017 By Michael Hoinski

A grand era of large-scale, site-specific installation art at Rice Gallery comes to an end. But does a new beginning await?

Capitol Crisis

Dec 14, 2016 By Dave Mann

As a new legislative session begins, can lawmakers come together to help the abused and neglected kids in foster care?

Bird’s-Eye View

Dec 9, 2016 By Michael Hoinski

The holiday season is the best time to scope out the majestic sandhill cranes that call Galveston their winter home.

The Televangelism of Ken Paxton

Nov 22, 2016 By R.G. Ratcliffe

It’s been a difficult two years in office for Texas’s attorney general. First came his indictment on multiple felonies, then an embarrassing series of missteps and staff shake-ups. Now, with his trial looming, he’s seeking salvation one live television interview at a time.

Saving Grace

Nov 22, 2016 By Michael Hoinski

Eleven ideas for holiday fun after the turkey sandwiches are gone and Uncle Al wants to talk about politics.

Golden Age

Oct 19, 2016 By Patricia Sharpe

Why Austin's L'Oca d'Oro will keep you coming back for contemporary Italian fare.