Sam Sumpter: Write On! Five authors who are keeping Austin weird with words

Aaron Franklin You likely know Franklin as the owner and pitmaster of a highly lauded—and obsessed over—barbecue joint on East 11th, but what you might not know is that the […]

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Faces of Austin #19 & 20: The Duo, Lynn Osgood & Sarah Gamble

As Austinites, we’re blessed to live in a city that is progressive, experiential, experimental, game-changing, conscious and, lets face it, awesomely cool. In such a city, you’d expect the population […]

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Ways to Give Back, Vol. 1

If you’re interested in getting involved with any of the organizations, groups and nonprofits mentioned in the Philanthropy 101 story found in our November/December issue, please see the below listing. […]

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Raising The (Price of Your) Roof: As Austin explodes, the cost of living is too

By Sam Sumpter Not-so-breaking news: If you want to buy a house in Austin…or a sandwich, actually…you would’ve been better off doing it a decade or so ago. In terms […]

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Interesting Austinites: Richard Garriott de Cayeux: Videogame Developer, Space Traveler, Entrepreneur

It’s hard to sum up Richard Garriott’s life quickly. The son of an astronaut (Skylab 3 pilot Owen Garriott) and an accomplished oil painter, silversmith and ceramic artist (Helen Garriott), […]

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Sam Sumpter: ACL Weekend One. Somehow I Survived Again

ACL Weekend One: ‘twas the best of times and…well, really, just the best of times. But with really expensive beer. That being said, in order to get you pumped for […]

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