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Austin ranks among best places to live in the U.S.

Austin is the second-best place to live in the U.S. … Continue reading

CowParade Auction in Austin — $1.5 million for kids!

CowParade Austin — what a great, fun way to raise money for the kids! Continue reading

Round-up of Good News About Austin

Best city to live in, second best for finding a job, one of the top “moved to” cities, among the top job-generating cities, top 10 for quality of life, and on and on. There are a lot of great places in this country but Central Texas has a lot going for it. Continue reading

Social life in and around Austin

I’ve posted a wide variety of rankings for Austin and Central Texas, but I haven’t noticed these kinds of recognition before. Continue reading

South Lamar — Austin Eclectic

South Lamar is a great example of the eclecticism that makes Austin Austin — come see and enjoy! Continue reading

Another Top 10 for Austin

So what does our fair city have to offer? “… a legendary music scene, unbeatable Tex-Mex and barbecue restaurants, and locals who seem too good to be true.” Continue reading

A lot to do!

I have written about all the things there are to do in the Austin area. Here is just a sample. Continue reading

Austin — a top choice!

Austin is just simply not like the rest of Texas. From the quirky cast of characters that populate Congress Avenue to burnt orange-clad University of Texas students, bats to Longhorns, four-star restaurants to down-home barbecue joints, corporate CEOs to struggling musicians, Texas’ capital city stands apart from the rest. Continue reading

Williamson County tough on crime

Williamson County’s tough-on-crime reputation has been 30 years in the making and is bringing the county statewide recognition. Continue reading

Kudos for Bastrop!

Today, Bastrop, southeast of Austin, gets some important, and well-deserved, recognition. Continue reading