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Reconstructing the 1911 shooting heard 'all over South Austin'

Tales of historical murder and mayhem mean a lot more when they happened on your street.

Ken Roberts’ excellent “The Cedar Choppers: Life on the Edge of Nothing” (Texas A&M University Press) thoroughly chronicles the clans who until recently lived mostly isolated lives in the Hill Country west and north of Austin. 794 more words


Adventures in Austin

About a year and a half ago, my husband was scheduled to attend a 3-day seminar in Austin, Texas. Seeing as how I never say “no” to going anywhere new and I had yet to visit Austin, I jumped on board…then, invited my best friend to come adventure with me while my husband only got to see the inside of the convention center every day. 670 more words


Free Products, Coupons and Free Stuff, Congress Avenue, Austin, TX

Get all the Free Samples, Coupons and Free Stuff you can! Free Stuff on the internet – It’s called free stuff, freebies, freebees… 279 more words

Coupons And Free Stuff


So there is a new food hall in town, and it is called Fareground. This place is a wonderful concept, except they shouldn’t have invited so many people on a busy weekend night. 82 more words