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(image courtesy Lake Austin Collective) Austin City Council will consider again giving concessions to developers who want to put up a big luxury apartment complex on 2222 and 360; and in doing so may be violating their own ordinance. Some Northwest Austin residents are upset...
(Photo Shutterstock/ Kenneth Sponsler) The Travis County GOP Chairman is under fire from the Agricultural Commissioner for conflict of interest. Commissioner Sid Miller is calling for Matt Makowiak to resign from the TCRP because Makowiak is working as a press director for...
(Photo:KLBJ 590AM/99.7FM/Jon Cooley) Hundreds shouted out in a fervor of glee and success after Austin City Council unanimously decided to postpone last night's vote on the police union contract. But even in the activists side the move is not without its dissenters. Some felt...
Package thefts have been on the rise across Austin, and now APD has put out a video in hopes you might help them nab one of them. In the video, a man dressed as a UPS worker can ben seen grabbing a package off of a woman's front porch, then walking back to a car and driving away...
Merck , known as MSD outside of the United States and Canada, will house its newest Information Technology Hub in the Dell Medical School’s Health Discovery Building , bringing together partners who will use science and technology to help improve people’s health, save lives, and...
Former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge has returned to his home in suburban Washington D.C., nearly a month after suffering a heart attack. A spokesman says Ridge arrived at his Maryland home Wednesday after leaving a Texas rehabilitation center. He was attending a...
The Austin Community College District (ACC) Board of Trustees approved two new degree programs including the college’s first bachelor’s degree during its regular December meeting. The RN-to-BSN Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing (BSN) at ACC is designed for registered nurses who...
An October survey by Opinion Analysts that polled 400 likely Austin voters shows that three out of four Austinites approve of bringing a Major League Soccer (MLS) club to town. Almost 60 percent of those polled approve of building a privately financed soccer stadium on...
New U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is decrying "sanctuary cities" in a state that recently approved strict laws banning them. President Donald Trump's former deputy White House chief of staff, Nielsen was confirmed by the Senate last week. She's visiting...