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President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden have been verbally attacking each other in a back-and-forth that has laid bare the rising political stakes for each man ahead of the 2020 election. Democratic candidate Biden said Tuesday in Iowa that Trump is an "...
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By all indications, the Austin-Round Rock metro area's housing market is quite strong, but that has left very little wiggle room when it comes to housing inventory. The median home sale price for the area held steady at $295,000 for the first quarter of 2019, according to new...
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(Credit: Twitter/ Austin Police Department) The Austin Police Department will be conducting an operation to enforce the Texas Move Over Law on Wednesday. According to the state law, drivers have to vacate the lane closest to an emergency vehicle or, slow to 20 miles per hour...
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(Credit: Shutterstock) Governor Greg Abbott will host a bill signing ceremony alongside members of the Texas Legislature on Wednesday, June 12th in Austin. The Governor will sign Senate Bill 2 to reform property taxes in Texas. The bill signing will be held at Wally's Burger...
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A $1-million transportation study will soon get underway in San Marcos which will look at the viability of connecting state own roads like Highway 80 and SH 21 to city-owned roads like Guadalupe and Hopkins Streets. Director of Engineering Laurie Moyer said they want a...
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More than a hundred Austin Energy and Austin Water Utility customers have gotten calls from scammers trying to steal money from them. Austin Energy's Jennifer Herber said either an automated call or an actual person will call and demand immediate payment or the service will be...
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Huts Hamburgers has announced an official closing date, October 20th. Owner operator Mike Hutchinson, 65, said unlike other businesses around downtown, the problem is not his landlord. He explained the property owner has been incredibly fair to him. But he did point to his age,...
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The troubles in the Travis County Appraisal District continue. Last week thousands of property tax protests were heard and decided in favor of taxpayers. That prompted TCAD review board officials to halt the hearings and call for do-overs. The process is more costly to the...
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Austin City Limits announces the day by day line up for the October 2019 festival. The wait is over, check out the #ACLFest Lineup by Day and grab your 1-Day Tickets at 12pm CT. 3-Day Tickets are available NOW. https://t.co/Ri5xEsmMaB pic.twitter.com/h7XVDKnE2z — ACL Festival (@...