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Clothing retailer Madewell brings first-of-its-kind concept to Austin
 Clothing retailer Madewell has brought a first-of-its-kind concept to Austin. Madewell Commons opened this month at 1329 S. Congress Ave., just south of downtown Austin. In addition to offering Madewell clothing, the new store is also meant to serve as a community gathering spot, with room for concerts, pop-up shops and other events. Local...

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Clothing retailer Madewell has brought a first-of-its-kind concept to Austin. Madewell Commons opened this month at 1329 S. Congress Ave., just south of downtown Austin. In addition to offering Madewell clothing, the new store is also meant to serve as a community gathering spot, with room for concerts, pop-up shops and other events. Local...
Ex-Austin Yellow Cab exec charts new path in tech
 Ed Kargbo had a successful career, serving as general manager and president of Austin’s Yellow Cab for eight years. But he started to feel like he was falling behind. So Kargbo took action, enrolling in Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business, where he’s serving as a Sloan Fellow as he pursues a master’s...

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Ed Kargbo had a successful career, serving as general manager and president of Austin’s Yellow Cab for eight years. But he started to feel like he was falling behind. So Kargbo took action, enrolling in Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business, where he’s serving as a Sloan Fellow as he pursues a master’s...
El Austin American-Statesman clausurará el semanario ¡Ahora Sí!
 ¡Ahora Sí!, el semanario en español del Austin American-Statesman, cesará su publicación el jueves 11 de octubre, informó la compañía el jueves 9. También se anunció que los más de 200 empleados del Statesman serían elegibles para tomar voluntariamente paquetes...

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¡Ahora Sí!, el semanario en español del Austin American-Statesman, cesará su publicación el jueves 11 de octubre, informó la compañía el jueves 9. También se anunció que los más de 200 empleados del Statesman serían elegibles para tomar voluntariamente paquetes...
Statesman to end Ahora Sí, offer voluntary severance to all employees
 Ahora Sí, the American-Statesman’s weekly Spanish-language newspaper, will cease publication Oct. 11, the company said Thursday. The announcement came at the same time the Statesman announced all its 200-plus employees would be eligible to take a voluntary severance package. Staffers who take the voluntary severance package would...

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Ahora Sí, the American-Statesman’s weekly Spanish-language newspaper, will cease publication Oct. 11, the company said Thursday. The announcement came at the same time the Statesman announced all its 200-plus employees would be eligible to take a voluntary severance package. Staffers who take the voluntary severance package would...
Texas tax-free weekend: 5 things you need to know before shopping
 Texans are expected to save $90.3 million during this year’s back-to-school tax-free weekend, according to the state comptroller’s office. From Friday through Sunday, shoppers won’t pay state or local sales tax on most clothing and school supplies. In most Texas communities, that works out to a savings of 8.25 cents for...

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Texans are expected to save $90.3 million during this year’s back-to-school tax-free weekend, according to the state comptroller’s office. From Friday through Sunday, shoppers won’t pay state or local sales tax on most clothing and school supplies. In most Texas communities, that works out to a savings of 8.25 cents for...
$76 million resort coming to Fredericksburg
 Already a hot spot for visitors, developers and Fredericksburg tourism officials say a planned hotel will help take the city to the next level. Construction will start on the $76 million Seven Hills Resort and Conference Center this fall, with completion slated for 2020. It’ll be located on a 22-acre site at the intersection of North...

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Already a hot spot for visitors, developers and Fredericksburg tourism officials say a planned hotel will help take the city to the next level. Construction will start on the $76 million Seven Hills Resort and Conference Center this fall, with completion slated for 2020. It’ll be located on a 22-acre site at the intersection of North...
$76 million resort coming to Fredericksburg
 Fredericksburg is already a hot spot for visitors — and developers and city tourism officials say a planned $76 million hotel project will help take the Hill Country city to the next level. Construction is scheduled to start on the Seven Hills Resort and Conference Center this fall, with completion slated for 2020. It will be on a 22-acre...

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Fredericksburg is already a hot spot for visitors — and developers and city tourism officials say a planned $76 million hotel project will help take the Hill Country city to the next level. Construction is scheduled to start on the Seven Hills Resort and Conference Center this fall, with completion slated for 2020. It will be on a 22-acre...
Tiff’s Treats founders surprise Southwest passengers with warm cookies
 Passengers aboard several Southwest Airlines flights Tuesday got a sweet surprise thanks to Austin’s own Tiff’s Treats. Tiffany Taylor Chen and Leon Chen, founders of the company known for delivering warm cookies and ice-cold milk, boarded flights between Atlanta and Nashville, handing out treats. Tuesday marked the debut of Southwest&rsquo...

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Passengers aboard several Southwest Airlines flights Tuesday got a sweet surprise thanks to Austin’s own Tiff’s Treats. Tiffany Taylor Chen and Leon Chen, founders of the company known for delivering warm cookies and ice-cold milk, boarded flights between Atlanta and Nashville, handing out treats. Tuesday marked the debut of Southwest&rsquo...
$150 million makeover of Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa nears midpoint
 Work is progressing on the Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa’s $150 million makeover – a project so big that the resort had to shut down for close to a year. Crews recently marked the topping out of a new, 180-room guest tower, a key component of the renovations and expansions planned for the property at 8212 Barton Club Drive in...

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Work is progressing on the Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa’s $150 million makeover – a project so big that the resort had to shut down for close to a year. Crews recently marked the topping out of a new, 180-room guest tower, a key component of the renovations and expansions planned for the property at 8212 Barton Club Drive in...
Tuesday Tech Crawl: Car safety tech, overturning AT&T-Time Warner, banning Alex Jones
 Happy Tuesday! Here's a look at some of the top tech stories we're following: A new report from the insurance industry says those high-tech car safety gadgets might not always work as promised. They could miss an opportunity to brake in time, avoiding a collision, or even mistakenly steer you into a wreck, the group claims. The fight continues...

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Happy Tuesday! Here's a look at some of the top tech stories we're following: A new report from the insurance industry says those high-tech car safety gadgets might not always work as promised. They could miss an opportunity to brake in time, avoiding a collision, or even mistakenly steer you into a wreck, the group claims. The fight continues...
Alex Jones, ‘Infowars’ clips pulled by YouTube, Facebook, others
 The hits keep coming for Austinite Alex Jones. The embattled radio host who runs the Infowars website — currently being sued for claiming the Sandy Hook school shooting never happened — has seen his video and audio clips disappear from Facebook, YouTube and a number of other sites in recent days. While Jones’ critics are...

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The hits keep coming for Austinite Alex Jones. The embattled radio host who runs the Infowars website — currently being sued for claiming the Sandy Hook school shooting never happened — has seen his video and audio clips disappear from Facebook, YouTube and a number of other sites in recent days. While Jones’ critics are...
Alex Jones, ‘Infowars’ clips pulled down by YouTube, Facebook, others
 The hits keep coming for Austinite Alex Jones. The embattled radio host and owner of the “Infowars” website —  currently being sued for claiming the Sandy Hook school shooting never happened — has seen his video and audio clips disappear from a number of sites in recent days. Other sites are threatening to do...

Posted: 7 days ago

The hits keep coming for Austinite Alex Jones. The embattled radio host and owner of the “Infowars” website —  currently being sued for claiming the Sandy Hook school shooting never happened — has seen his video and audio clips disappear from a number of sites in recent days. Other sites are threatening to do...
Austin’s Twin Liquors acquires Dallas-based chain
 An Austin-based liquor store chain is expanding into the Dallas area. Twin Liquors confirmed Thursday that it has acquired Sigel’s Fine Wines and Great Spirits, a chain that had been struggling through bankruptcy. The deal closed June 29. Sigel’s has locations scattered across North Texas in the cities of Dallas, Richardson and...

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An Austin-based liquor store chain is expanding into the Dallas area. Twin Liquors confirmed Thursday that it has acquired Sigel’s Fine Wines and Great Spirits, a chain that had been struggling through bankruptcy. The deal closed June 29. Sigel’s has locations scattered across North Texas in the cities of Dallas, Richardson and...
Companies that run 6 Austin TV stations face antitrust lawsuit
 Broadcasters that operate hundreds of TV stations nationwide, including six Austin network affiliates, have been named in a federal antitrust lawsuit filed this week. The suit was filed by the Robins Kaplan law firm in U.S. District Court’s Northern Illinois District on behalf of a Mobile, Ala., personal injury law firm that does a...

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Broadcasters that operate hundreds of TV stations nationwide, including six Austin network affiliates, have been named in a federal antitrust lawsuit filed this week. The suit was filed by the Robins Kaplan law firm in U.S. District Court’s Northern Illinois District on behalf of a Mobile, Ala., personal injury law firm that does a...
After heating up in Austin, 4 bars making push into Houston
 The companies behind some of Austin’s hottest bars are making a big push into Houston. Four bars with local roots will share a building at 2416 Brazos St. in the Bayou City’s trendy Midtown district, with some opening as soon as this year. Union Venture Group is set to bring 77 Degrees and Jack & Ginger’s Irish Pub &ndash...

Posted: 12 days ago

The companies behind some of Austin’s hottest bars are making a big push into Houston. Four bars with local roots will share a building at 2416 Brazos St. in the Bayou City’s trendy Midtown district, with some opening as soon as this year. Union Venture Group is set to bring 77 Degrees and Jack & Ginger’s Irish Pub &ndash...
After heating up in Austin, 4 bars making push into Houston
 The companies behind some of Austin’s hottest bars are making a big push into Houston. Four bars with local roots will share a building at 2416 Brazos St. in the Bayou City’s trendy Midtown district, with some opening as soon as this year. Union Venture Group is set to bring 77 Degrees and Jack & Ginger’s Irish Pub &ndash...

Posted: 12 days ago

The companies behind some of Austin’s hottest bars are making a big push into Houston. Four bars with local roots will share a building at 2416 Brazos St. in the Bayou City’s trendy Midtown district, with some opening as soon as this year. Union Venture Group is set to bring 77 Degrees and Jack & Ginger’s Irish Pub &ndash...
The CW Austin to air 5 Texas State football games this season
 Ralph Barrera photo / American-Statesman Austin CW affiliate KNVA will air five Texas State University football games this year. The matchups set to be broadcast include: Sept. 8: Texas Southern (6 p.m.)
            
            
               Oct. 6: Louisiana (6 p.m.)
            
            
               Oct. 27: New Mexico State (6...

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Ralph Barrera photo / American-Statesman Austin CW affiliate KNVA will air five Texas State University football games this year. The matchups set to be broadcast include: Sept. 8: Texas Southern (6 p.m.) Oct. 6: Louisiana (6 p.m.) Oct. 27: New Mexico State (6...
Clothing retailer Madewell brings first-of-its-kind concept to Austin
 Clothing retailer Madewell has brought a first-of-its-kind concept to Austin. Madewell Commons opened Tuesday at 1329 S. Congress Ave., just south of downtown Austin. In addition to offering Madewell clothing, the new store is also meant to serve as a community gathering spot, with room for concerts, pop-up shops and other events. Local businesses...

Posted: 12 days ago

Clothing retailer Madewell has brought a first-of-its-kind concept to Austin. Madewell Commons opened Tuesday at 1329 S. Congress Ave., just south of downtown Austin. In addition to offering Madewell clothing, the new store is also meant to serve as a community gathering spot, with room for concerts, pop-up shops and other events. Local businesses...
Development planned for S. Lamar Schlotzsky’s site could rise 96 feet
 A seven-story office building that could be up to 96 feet tall is being planned for a site just south of Lady Bird Lake that now houses a Schlotzsky’s restaurant. The 1.26-acre property at 218 S. Lamar Blvd. is owned by Michael Carl Pfluger and William Reid Pfluger. The developer of the proposed project, Generational Commercial, plans...

Posted: 13 days ago

A seven-story office building that could be up to 96 feet tall is being planned for a site just south of Lady Bird Lake that now houses a Schlotzsky’s restaurant. The 1.26-acre property at 218 S. Lamar Blvd. is owned by Michael Carl Pfluger and William Reid Pfluger. The developer of the proposed project, Generational Commercial, plans...
Seven-story office development planned for South Lamar Schlotzsky’s site
 A seven-story office building that could be up to 96 feet tall is being planned for a site just south of Lady Bird Lake that now houses a Schlotzsky’s restaurant. The 1.26-acre property at 218 S. Lamar Blvd. is owned by Michael Carl Pfluger and William Reid Pfluger. The developer of the proposed project, Generational Commercial, plans...

Posted: 13 days ago

A seven-story office building that could be up to 96 feet tall is being planned for a site just south of Lady Bird Lake that now houses a Schlotzsky’s restaurant. The 1.26-acre property at 218 S. Lamar Blvd. is owned by Michael Carl Pfluger and William Reid Pfluger. The developer of the proposed project, Generational Commercial, plans...
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