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Friday, January 9th, 2015

Discontent simmering over ouster of longtime Texas Music Office director

Since the Texas Music Office was established a quarter-century ago, the division housed in the Texas governor's office has been run by Casey Monahan, a former music writer. But Gov.-elect Greg Abbott is letting him go.

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

Ridership on the upswing for Austin-Bergstrom’s first daily transatlantic flight

With the success of a new Austin-London nonstop route, city officials seem to have their sights set on Tokoyo.

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

‘Yakona’ coming home for riverside screening

Two months after its celebrated premiere at the SXSW Film Festival, the artfully wrought documentary, “Yakona: A film through the eyes of the San Marcos River,” will be shown to a hometown crowd next month near the...

Friday, February 15th, 2013

SXSW Interactive growth makes it harder for startups to stand out

Brett Berman is hoping his company’s mobile app, UMeTime, will be a hit at next month’s South by Southwest Interactive, the annual Austin tech conference that was a launching pad for Twitter and Foursquare. Berman knows it...