Austin Under 40 Awards winners are solid gold

9:32 am May. 22, 2018

We always cheer the Austin Under 40 Awards ceremony, not just because it benefits two worthy causes, YWA Foundation and the Austin Sunshine Camps, but also because so many rising social stars end up among the winners.

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Multitudes flock to Red, Hot and Soul plus Austin Book Awards

11:37 am May. 6, 2018

The flowers. Good heavens, the flowers.

David Kurio‘s cascading floral arrangements filled the eye at every angle during the Red, Hot and Soul gala, staged in the Bobbi Tent at Zach Theatre‘s South Austin complex. The splashy arrays matched the evening’s

Best Austin coffee shops near Airport Boulevard

1:17 pm May. 5, 2018

Airport Boulevard is fast changing into a cultural magnet. Austin Community College anchors a remake of Highland Mall and numerous new hot spots pop up on the boulevard. Yet some of the nearby coffee shops

Five things to know about the Texas Film Awards

9:40 am Mar. 9, 2018

Preposterously charming Armie Hammer and Timothée Chalamet — greeted by squeals of joy on the red carpet — were the big draws at the split-screen 2018 Texas Film Awards. Yet there was so much more to observe and savor before,

Best Austin coffee shops near Northwest Austin

1:20 pm Mar. 8, 2018

We are discovering little coffee gems in Northwest Austin.

These days, we build our coffee district reports one shop at a time. (See older district reports below.) And we’ll start in the Great Northwest with …

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