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(Photo credit: City of Hutto) A response from City Attorney Michael Shaunessy: “In 30 years of representing government entities and officials, this constitutes the worst case of a character assassination that I have ever seen. These allegations against Odis Jones have been made...
(Photo credit: Twitter) Greek yogurt giant Chobani is suing right-wing radio host Alex Jones, accusing the conspiracy theorist of publishing false information about the company. Chobani alleges that Jones and his InfoWars website posted fabricated stories earlier this month that...
Photo: Audrey Morton/KLBJ On Saturday, May 20, the Central Texas Food Bank will hold its 21 County Fair fundraising event. The event will feature food, live entertainment and fun interactive ways to help fight hunger, while providing information about the service and programs...
(Photo Shutterstock/Philip Arno Photography) Albertson's is reportedly considering a buyout of Austin's Whole Foods Market chain. Whole Foods is worth about $11 billion dollars. No formal bid has been made but shares of Whole Foods are up four percent. Last week Jana Partners...
Photo: Shutterstock Austin replaces San Francisco. San Francisco's high cost of living led real estate firm Savills to choose another US city as its number one tech hub in its Tech Cities 2017 report, which ranks 22 cities across the world "at the forefront of the global tech...
Photo: Cedar Park PD Christopher David Harper was booked into the Williamson County Jail on April 18th following collaboration between Cedar Park Officers Jesus Castillo and Bronson Buell of the Patrol Division and Detective Antonio (Tony) Alvarez of the Cedar Park Criminal...
Georgetown logo Early voting starts today, April 24 for the City Council Election in Georgetown. The early in-person voting period is April 24 through April 29 and May 1 through May 2. Election Day is May 6. For voters in the City of Georgetown, the May 6 ballot includes three...
(Photo credit: City of Austin) On Tuesday, I’m joining a few mayors in Washington, DC, to ask Attorney General Jeff Sessions what is turning out to be a complicated question: What exactly is a “sanctuary city?” With so much on the line, including federal funding, public safety,...
(Image courtesy City of Austin) AURA, the group that help defeat urban rail in Austin is none too happy with the CodeNEXT draft being debated now. AURA Board Member Tommy Ates says CodeNEXT needs to better address fair and affordable housing as well as how areas are upzoned. "...