Austin Local News

Kyle, TX – Kyle Police arrested a man in connection with the death of an adult male in Kyle last night. KPD Chief Jeff Barnett said his agency charged Andrew Ruben Martinez of Kyle with murder. At approximately 10:45 p.m. Wednesday night, Kyle Police responded to a call...
Austin police received a call Wednesday night at 10:28 p.m. about a suspicious man roaming the parking lot of the Sedona Springs Apartments on Monterrey Oaks Blvd, and the caller told dispatchers it appeared the man was casing the area for cars to burglarize. Police arrived, did...
press release: AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 14, 2016 -- Golfsmith International Holdings LP (together with its subsidiaries, the " Company "), a specialty retailer of golf equipment, consumables, athletic apparel and accessories in North America, announced today that it has entered into...
Today the Austin City Council passed a $3.7-billion balanced budget for the 2016/17 Fiscal Year. “This is a strong budget because it balances affordability with our critical needs,” said Mayor Adler. On affordability, this budget: Reflects an increase in the homestead exemption...
The Austin City Council today adopted a balanced fiscal year 2016-2017 Budget that goes into effect Oct. 1. The budget totals roughly $3.7 billion. Today’s approval comes after weeks of budget and funding discussions, including three full days of deliberations this week. The...
This afternoon, Manor Police Officers were called to the Manor MAP Campus a 600 E Parsons St in Manor to a physical disturbance between a student and the principal. When officers arrived at the school the school staff had the student, identified as Osifo Cameron, 17, restrained...
Travis County Commissioners find themselves at odds with the State of Texas over unfunded mandates as they finalize their budget. Travis County Commissioners have a new $951 million dollar budget to wrangle over. Commissioner Brigid Shea criticizes Gov. Greg Abbott's...
Some Austin City Councilmembers are not happy with how the city is spending your money as they put the finishing touches on the Three-point-seven billion dollar budget. Some like councilmember Don Zimmerman are feeling frustrated because they believe their spending authority is...
FROM THE CITY OF AUSTIN The Austin Parks and Recreation Department has received a citizen proposal to establish a new fenced-in, off-leash area in Circle C Metropolitan Park located at 6301 W. Slaughter Lane. To explore the proposal the Department is seeking community input...