Salute the stunning new Dell Seton Medical Center

1:22 pm Apr. 8, 2017

The Austin parties are picking up again. We attended three fine ones recently.

Dell Seton Medical Center Big Reveal

Have I mistakenly entered a luxury hotel? That’s the first impression one receives in the ground-level guest areas

Last look at five fervent Austin parties

4:41 pm Mar. 8, 2017

Recently, we hung out with two Texas sports legends, heard from Austin business givers, got a bit groovy at the Long Center, took in a fashion show for a worthy cause, and graded area education.

History-Making Texans Awards

Soaking up the glamour of the Texas Medal of Arts

2:01 pm Feb. 23, 2017

I could have chilled all night. And still have chilled some more.

These days, I’m looking for the exit earlier and earlier at Austin affairs. Chalk it up to social supersaturation.

Not this night. Or nights, if you include the

Feed the Peace for Nobelity Project

3:43 pm Feb. 14, 2017

Time and again, Turk and Christy Pipkin have transformed charitable giving in Austin.

They were among the first to wrangle big celebrities — global celebrities — for their events, starting with an exclusive steak dinner graced by Willie Nelson. (How many times have