FOOD & DRINK
This Hotel Might Be Chip and Joanna Gaines’s Biggest Fixer-Upper Yet
It’s 9 a.m. on a sunny November morning, and a lineup of people can be seen entering a low-slung brick building in downtown Waco, Texas. This past week, the premises have seen a flurry of camera crews, staff members, and press guests, even locals driving by late at night to get a sneak peek. At last, Hotel 1928’s doors are officially open to the public.
Freight provides main stage for student musicians
Freight Waco has made it easy for student musicians to experience performing in front of an audience, even in a city where nightlife isn’t the main attraction. The Colony junior and Sunnn guitarist Matthew Fisanick said the process of performing at Freight has been a simple one. “We’ve always...
'It's very devastating' Owner of Helburg BBQ assesses damage of overnight restaurant fire
Restaurant owner Phillip Helburg told 6 News it's too early to tell how much the fire damage will cost but it will be well over $100,000.
Sip the Sweetness: Top 3 Bubble Teas You Must Try in Waco
In this article, we're going to explore three bubble tea spots in Waco. Have you had the chance to try any of these yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please share your experiences in the comments section below.
Explore the 254: Waco is only as lame as you make it
At a little market in Belfast, Northern Ireland, I found myself completely enamored with the work of a local artist. His framed creations combined sea glass and driftwood that washed up on Irish beaches with decorative drawings and common sayings. I’m a sucker for a good cliche — from “find joy in the journey” to “I think I will just be happy today” — and I walked out with more than 10 pieces of art to scatter throughout my apartment and give to my friends.
‘Should I Stay or Should I Go’: Waco’s underground punk scene stays put post-pandemic
You won’t find them playing at the Silos or on campus, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t there. In Waco’s garages, bars and backyards is an underground community of punk musicians who play some dark, macabre and gritty music. Donning lots of leather and pierced by steel, they may look undead, but the scene is anything but buried.
Indulge Your Sweet Tooth at Waco's 8 Most Exquisite Bakeries
In this article, we explore eight exceptional bakeries located in Waco. Are you familiar with any of these delightful spots? If you've had the pleasure of sampling their offerings, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
The Best Cities to Visit for the 2024 Solar Eclipse, According to Airbnb
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CENTRAL TEXAS PROUD: Music student makes Waco ISD history
Nick Ashby’s relentless passion for music led him to make history. This month, he was awarded First Place in the High School Tenors Division at the Percussive Arts Society international Convention.
A Culinary Journey: Three Must-Visit Asian Fusion Spots in Waco
In this article, we're exploring three Asian Fusion restaurants in Waco. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Celebrate 50 Years of Art at the Art Center Waco - Free Family Event!
Art enthusiasts and families, mark your calendars! The Art Center Waco is hosting a special event this weekend, Sat, Dec 02 from 10am to 2pm, to celebrate its 50th anniversary. The event, titled "Family Day @ Art Center Waco: Our 50th Anniversary!", promises a day filled with fun and creativity for all ages. The best part? Admission is absolutely free!
Experience a World of Flavors at Sabor: Taste the Nations in Waco
In a celebration of unity, diversity, and the power of community, the Cen-Tex Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is inviting everyone to join the upcoming event, Sabor: Taste the Nations. Scheduled for Thursday, November 30, from 6pm to 8pm, this vibrant gathering will take place at the Cameron Park Clubhouse, 2601 North University Parks Drive, Waco, TX 76708.
Bakery owner who lost mother to dementia provides free Thanksgiving meals to bring joy amid heartbreak
WACO, Texas (KWTX) - The owner of a local bakery who lost her mom after a months-long battle with an aggressive form of dementia opened her shop for a free Thanksgiving meal to friends, and even strangers, in an effort to bring joy on what she feared would otherwise be a sad holiday.
Waco Health Alert: Stronger Thighs May Prevent Knee Replacement Surgery. Doctor Explains
The Big Picture: Dr. Shelandra Bell, Family Medicine. says, "Stronger thighs mean stronger knees!" Doctor's Expert Insights About Knee Health in Texas. Know this: "This research continues to build on the idea that you can take preventative steps to improve your health outcomes! Boosting your strength in your thighs has been shown to be an effective way to delay the need for knee replacement! The quadriceps, the thigh's powerhouse, play a key role in mobility and movement. If you are able to do so, engaging in exercises like squats and lunges can build stronger thigh muscles. This simple, proactive approach can significantly reduce the likelihood of knee surgery, benefiting anyone, especially those at risk for osteoarthritis. Another benefit of stronger thighs? You reduce your fall risk!" Dr. Adriana Davis, Family Medicine.
Gloria: Unleash the Magic of Christmas with Point of Grace! Second Concert Added Due to Popular Demand!
Attention Waco music lovers! Get ready for an unforgettable Christmas concert experience with Point of Grace at Central Christian church. Due to overwhelming demand, the award-winning all-female Christian trio has added a second concert date on December 2.
Indulge in Waco: 4 Traditional American Delicacies You Must Sample
This piece explores four quintessential dishes from traditional American cuisine that you can find in Waco. Have you had the chance to taste any of these yet? We'd love to hear your thoughts, so feel free to leave your comments below!
Step into History: Explore the Dr Pepper Museum in Waco
Get ready for an adventure that will take you back in time! This Saturday, we're going on an Out-Of-Town Outing to the Dr Pepper Museum in Waco. It’s not just a museum tour; it's a journey through the history of a beloved beverage brand that has quenched our thirst for generations.
Dead Poets Society breathes life into literature
Most Baylor students read poetry in Carroll Science Hall, but some prefer to absorb its beauty elsewhere. Every month, members of the Dead Poets Society at Baylor gather in secrecy to breathe life into literature from under a bridge. Based on the 1989 film “Dead Poets Society,” the group meets...
Get Creative at Tinker Tuesday - A Design Event at Mayborn Museum Complex
Attention all creatives and innovators! The Mayborn Museum Complex is excited to announce our upcoming event, Tinker Tuesday, taking place on Nov 28. This event is perfect for those who love to design and create, offering a unique opportunity to put your skills to the test.
Likely Stories - LIVE at the Brazos Theatre
Join us for a book-lovers soiree on December 12 at the Brazos Theater in Waco for KWBU's Likely Stories - LIVE. KWBU's Likely Stories contributors will be on hand to talk all things books. You might even leave with some good ideas for readers on your gift giving list. Doors...