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(Image courtesy Travis County) These days it's a lot harder for Travis County to get what it needs out of the Texas legislature. Travis County Commissioners are having to face the reality that anything they want from the Texas legislature this session, including new court space...
(photo KLBJ staff) Saying "Repealing the Affordable Care Act because it's not perfect is like taking your car to the junkyard because the engine needs a tune-up.", Austin Mayor Steve Adler will announce his opposition to the repeal of the Affordable Care Act at a press...
(Photo Credit: Associated Press) An Australian pilot and four American tourists on a golfing vacation were killed when a light plane crashed in flames into a shopping mall on Tuesday shortly after takeoff in the Australian city of Melbourne, officials said. The five were on a...
Austin, Texas is about to witness the rebirth of its first craft brewery with the resurrection of Celis Brewery, which was originally founded by Belgian brewer Pierre Celis in 1992. Christine Celis, Pierre’s daughter and partner in the original Celis Brewery, is restoring the...
Authorities say severe storms have pushed several tornadoes through parts of Central Texas, ripping the roofs from homes in San Antonio and toppling freight train cars near Austin. No major injuries have been reported from the storms that moved across the area late Sunday and...
Shutterstock photo An Austin tech start up is looking to clean up the web one user at a time. Authenticated Reality co-founders Christopher Ciabarra and Jessica Strickland have created a new web browser that requires users to prove they are who they say they are. After that,...
Photo courtesy of City of Lakeway The Lakeway City Council unanimously voted Monday to call a bond election on May 6, 2017 for $23,065,000 to fund the construction of a new police facility, purchase land and install related infrastructure. The proposed 31,000-square-foot, two-...
Photo courtesy City of Austin The Austin Parks and Recreation Department closed Barton Springs Pool this morning, Monday, February 20, 2017 due to flooding from last night's heavy rains. No word on when it will reopen.
Shutterstock photo The Williamson County Office of Emergency Management currently is assessing damage caused by a possible tornado in the southeastern part of Williamson County. According to Thrall Fire Chief Mark Moellenberg, most damage occurred to outbuildings and barns with...