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Where Not to Hike (During a Flood) in Austin

I had a different post all set and ready to go, but I needed to do something with these pictures I took over Memorial Day weekend. 302 more words


Silk Road founder, Westlake grad, gets life for creating online drug site

NEW YORK (AP) — A former Austin man, and 2002 Westlake High School graduate, who created the online drug-selling site Silk Road was sentenced Friday to life in prison by a judge who cited six deaths that resulted from drugs bought on his website and five people he tried to have killed. 390 more words


Dressed to Kiln, Austin tidbits

Our Foxware Ceramic Coaster Sets are in today’s Austin tidbits. Visit Mockingbird on South Lamar to see the collection or contact us for more information. We’re excited to show you the process of the handmade tiles Lindsey made for a Mockingbird backsplash. 9 more words


Central Texas Permaculture: Learning by Working

About a year ago I began volunteering at a small school and permaculture education center just south of Austin, Texas. At the time, I was working at a nursery in the city. 1,426 more words


Another round of rain brings more serious flooding in Texas

HOUSTON (AP) — Floodwaters submerged highways and threatened homes Friday in Texas as another round of heavy rain added to the damage inflicted by storms that have killed at least 21 people and left 14 missing. 575 more words


Dancing To The Taxpayer Blues

By Bill Oakey – May 29, 2015

A long tall Texan got into his pickup truck and switched on the radio. He listened to the following commentary from a country music deejay down in Austin. 341 more words

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Art of The Week: All That Jazz!

This week Lindsey is jazzin’ it up in the studio with her new painting! Lindsey worked several weeks to complete this colorful piece of work that reflects the vibrant spirit of New Orleans jazz. 14 more words

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