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21-year-old Jackson Coulter killed after a single-vehicle crash in north Austin (Austin, TX)

21-year-old Jackson Coulter killed after a single-vehicle crash in north Austin (Austin, TX)Nationwide Report. Authorities identified 21-year-old Jackson Coulter as the man who lost his life following a traffic collision Wednesday evening in north Austin. As per the initial information, the fatal single-vehicle crash happened in the 13500 block of N. MoPac northbound, just south of Howard Lane at about 6:45 p.m. [...]

‘Love triangle’ murder, plastic surgery, and Costa Rica escape: How top cyclist’s alleged killer evaded bungling officials for seven weeks

When Austin detectives investigating the murder of Moriah “Mo” Wilson interviewed their key suspect three days after her death, they found her to be angry and evasive.Kaitlin Marie Armstrong, 34, “turned her head and rolled her eyes in an angry manner” when asked by detective Katy Conner on 14 May about her boyfriend Colin Strickland spending time with Ms Wilson on the day of her murder 72 hours earlier, according to a police affidavit. Austin police called Ms Armstrong in for questioning after they discovered that real estate agent and part-time yoga instructor had an open misdemeanour warrant on a...

The Best BBQ Sides in Austin

We all have our opinions on the best BBQ in Austin. While some are diehard Franklin fans, others choose to pack up the car and drive out to Black's BBQ or other neighboring towns to attain their meat sweats. Often neglected, though, are the sides at these outstanding institutions. Potato salad, coleslaw, baked beans, greens... You name it—we've got some of the best of it. Here are our picks, chosen with the help of our friends over at Yelp, for the Best BBQ Sides in Austin.

According to Yelp, the Top 5 Austin Barbecue Restaurants in 2022

If you're looking for a top BBQ city in Texas, you have a few excellent options. Texas boasts some of the best barbecues to offer. There is no doubt that Texas produces the best barbecue in the nation. A Texan's dedication to the process of making mouthwatering brisket and ribs just seems different. Texans just seem to be the best at everything, whether we are slow cooking it, grilling it, or smoking it.

Pflour Shop to open a second location in Austin this weekend

Pflour Shop sells decorated cookies, cupcakes, cinnamon rolls and more. (Courtesy Pflour Shop) Pflour Shop, the Pflugerville-based bakery, is opening a second location in Austin at 7414 Burnet Road on July 2. Pflour Shop sells cinnamon rolls, cupcakes, decorated cookies, drop cookies and more. It is open Tuesday-Thursday from 7 a.m.-7 p.m., Friday-Saturday from 7 a.m.-9 p.m., and Sundays from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Pflour Shop is locally owned by Pflugerville natives April and Sam Saldana. 737-203-9036.

InterStellar BBQ Makes Austin’s Most Creative Barbecue

Located in northwest Austin, this BBQ joint is built on quality ingredients, clean smoke and a commitment to keeping it low and slow. InterStellar BBQ ain’t your typical barbecue joint. Oh sure, it’s got all the usual suspects found at most smokehouses: brisket, ribs, sausage, et al. But there’s a little twist on everything: a dash of unexpected spice here or a surprising ingredient there. Almost every item offers a fresh interpretation of Texas’ most traditional cuisine, which is what sets it apart from the bounty of other excellent barbecue in town. And what earned it a top spot on last year’s coveted “Texas Monthly” barbecue rankings.

RRISD Partners in Education Foundation offers Discounted Kalahari Passes

Round Rock ISD Partners in Education is excited to team with the Nelson Family Life Foundation and Kalahari Resorts and Conventions this summer to offer a discounted Kalahari Waterpark All Day Pass for only $49.99 (adults and children 2 and older). Limited quantities available, so purchase your pass now here:

Small plates: Mexican steakhouse coming to The Grove, Neapolitan pizza truck coming to S. Austin

Perry's Restaurants plans to open Verdad True Modern Mexican in 2023 in The Grove, a mixed-use community near 45th Street and Bull Creek Road. Plus, one of the former owners of the now-closed Dough Boys food truck is about to serve up a new pizza business. Get the latest restaurant expansion news in this story as well as an in-depth list of the busiest brokers helping retailers and restaurateurs find space in this difficult market.

Our Stop For Kolaches At A Texas Interstate Gas Station

It’s understandable if you’ve never heard of a kolache before. We’d never seen them before we started visiting Texas and the first ones we tried were from the local Buc-ee’s. Originally, the kolache was a Czech pastry typically with a fruit filling. Every Eastern European country...

Austin Animal Center waiving fees, holding events to help with space crisis

Austin Animal Center has 1,081 dogs and cats in its care, including 671 pets at the shelter. Twenty-three dogs have no kennel. “We are housing dogs in crates in our conference room and we even rented an air-conditioned construction trailer to put crates in,” said Kelsey Cler, marketing and communication manager for Austin Animal Center. “Unfortunately all of those spaces are now full and our only option is to house dogs in crates outside in front of evaporation coolers.”

Hotel Review: Hilton Austin

I’m no athlete, so imagine my surprise when the soccer ball I had just kicked soared past the goalie’s right side and flew into the net, clocking in at a cool 27 miles per hour. I should mention, though, that I wasn’t on a soccer field. And the...
Austin Chronicle

Crown & Anchor Pub

Enjoy the reliably delicious meat or veggie burgers and great seasoned fries with any of the reasonably priced beers on tap. Celebrate one of Austin's oldest icons, the campus-area Crown & Anchor, serving up classic burgers and beers for 35 years. Neighboring businesses join in on the fun, and there'll be activities all day for the whole family, including a dog wash benefiting a local shelter, Austin Humane Society adoptable dogs (noon-3pm), a bike wash with Clown Dog and FrankenBike, tasty beer pairings with Amy's Ice Creams, and more.
Austin Chronicle

10 of Austin's Best Bars

Looking for a new place to drink, dance, or eat? We got you. Whether you’re in the mood to dance the night away, catch up with friends over chili cheese fries, or sip some wine in the fresh air of an outdoor patio, here are some Best of Austin award-winning bars for whatever vibe you’re looking for.