November is American Diabetes Month: Taking a Deep Dive Into Vein Health

by Samantha Cook on November 5, 2018

Diabetes is a disease that many Americans do not take as seriously as we should. Many people think Type 2 Diabetes is something someone “gets” because they are overweight with a poor diet. This is...

With BBQ, Brews and Blues, Smoke Session Kicks Off Foodie Weekend in Austin

by Bebe Brown on November 2, 2018

The James Beard Foundation awards are the Oscars of the culinary world. So, on November 15, when the James Beard Foundation Smoke Session event arrives in Austin, that’s something no self-respecting foodie fan will want...

Round Rock Police Department’s Junior Police Academy

by Marika Flatt & Kinsley Fisher on October 31, 2018

Scary but true: March will be here before we know it. And with it comes the opportunity to sign up for a model program that brings together first responders with future first responders. This past...

Just in Time for Halloween: Shakespeare in the Dark at the Driskill Hotel

by Britni Rachal on October 29, 2018

An immersive horror show, all in pitch black; it’s Shakespeare like you’ve never experienced! Coupled with a chilling location at Austin's allegedly haunted historic Driskill Hotel, you’ve got a unique Halloween or post-Halloween outing to see...

Austin Film Festival 2018 | Can You Ever Forgive Me?

by Daniel Ramirez on October 27, 2018

Photo by Mary Cybulski. © 2018 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation All Rights Reserved Call it a tale of two films. On the one hand, there are two comedic actors on screen, tempting one to...

Austin Film Festival 2018 | Everybody Knows

by Daniel Ramirez on October 27, 2018

Photo Courtesy © Memento Films The wisdom goes, “the truth shall set you free,” and rarely is this maxim challenged.  To that end, few films have challenged the age-old saying as much as “Everybody Knows (Todos...

#FoodieFriday: Find Out What’s Hopping at Vista Brewing

by Dana Kent & Brian Maass on October 26, 2018

Tucked along the Hill Country Wine Trail, down the road from some of the best-known barbecue in the country at the Salt Lick, you'll find a Driftwood establishment called Vista Brewing. Although Vista Brewing is...

Five Minutes With Rodney Rice, App Creator

by Rilee Wong on October 26, 2018

Rodney Rice is the founder of Waldo Photos, a facial recognition-powered photo-sharing app. The Waldo app is used for events, occasions and more to help deliver photos right to parents' phones. With his app, Rice...

5 Fab Reasons to Flip To the 2018 Texas Book Festival

by Bebe Brown on October 25, 2018

The ACL of the book world is going on this weekend, October 27-28, in downtown Austin. So, grab everyone in your family (it’s super family friendly) and head to Congress Avenue and the Capitol.  Most...