Austin Local News

San Marcos Police are looking for three men they suspect in a series of home invasion robberies. Investigators think the robbers may have struck as recently as late last night, when police were called to a River Ridge Parkway apartment on a report that three armed African-...
The liberal arts and science academy offers advanced academic courses in the core subject areas of english, math, science and social studies whose curriculum is written by the teachers specifically for the students. The academy also offers specialty elective classes which allow...
The Children’s Hospital of Austin is at the forefront of a new life-saving procedure which is helping kids who are born with chest wall deformities. 11-year-old Austinite Eddie Flores was born with Spinabifida which caused him to have trouble breathing because his spine, chest...
The first flight from Austin-Bergstrom leave Friday at 2:45 in the afternoon, arrives in mexico city at 5. Jim Halbrook, with ABIA, reminds travelers, that starting January 23rd of 2007, passports will be required to enter the United States from Mexico as part of the western...
Seven months ago, the Police Chief put Corporal Richard Munoz on indefinite suspension. The chief said Munoz had violated several department policies when he responded to a call last November, in which he continued to use force against a 15-year-old boy after the youth was...
Neighbors of Northcross Mall deliver a petition with 3,500 signatures to Austin City Hall. Members of Responsible Growth for Northcross say they want Council Members to know just how strongly they are opposed to plans for a new Wal-Mart at the mall. “We are handing them the...
The report issued by the Texas Transportation Institute at Texas A and M says gas taxes would not go up as much as state officials have said in order to pay for road construction statewide for the next quarter-century. Toll critics say that is evidence TX-DOT inflated numbers to...
It started in the early morning hours of August 15th, when Adrian Santa Cruz and his accomplice Dante Arellano robbed a man in Austin at gunpoint, stole his cell phone, wallet and car. They drove to San Antonio and car jacking a woman and after a high speed chase the car broke...
District Attorney John Bradley says Bennie Paul Rengel is facing trial in January for possession and illegally having a firearm. The evidence was collected from Rengel’s My Space Page. Bradley says using My Space is soon to become common practice in the District Attorney’s in...