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February 19, 2019

Snacking stops review

Emma McBride and Nia Orakwue

February 19, 2019

Filed under Entertainment

Even settled smack dab in the middle of a sea of construction and massive freeways, high schoolers will still find a way to eat food that doesn't come from their cafeteria. Here’s a list of some of the most popular restaurants...

Trail of Lights gifts the delights of winter

Catie Graves, Staff Writer

December 10, 2018

Filed under News

Every year, for two weeks in December, Central Texans celebrate the spirit of the holidays at the Zilker Trail of Lights. The Trail of Lights is an Austin holiday tradition that has been occurring for 54 years. There are two...

The fate of District 1

Somaya Jimenez-Haham, Staff Writer

December 10, 2018

Filed under News

Five seats on the Austin Independent School District (AISD) Board of Trustees were on the ballot during the midterm election. There are nine members in total, each of whom serve four year terms. Austin is divided into seven districts,...

Exploring Austin with Mayor Adler

Max Domel, Staff Writer

December 10, 2018

Filed under News

Steve Adler was re-elected as mayor of Austin during the midterm elections on Nov. 6, 2018 with the promise of changing the future of Austin. Mayor Adler is a Princeton graduate and a former University of Texas Law School student....

East Austin Studio Tour

Nia Orakwue, Entertainment Editor

December 10, 2018

Filed under Student Life

The quiet, contemporary rooms of the gallery illuminated as the artists presented their work to viewers. Hundreds of artists set up their booths and exhibitions in different locations around East Austin in mid-November. They all...

ACL Fest goers find benefits in work and play

Emma McBride, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018

Filed under Student Life

During the course of two warm, music-filled October weekends, LASA students traveled to Zilker Park to witness artists such as Paul McCartney, Metallica and Travis Scott perform live on stage for Austin City Limits (ACL), an annual...

Peoplewatching: out-of-towners meet ATX

Hanif Amanullah, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018

Filed under Entertainment

Austin City Limits (ACL), Texas’ largest music festival in terms of attendees, drew crowds from all over during its two-weekend runtime this October. An event that usually draws in attendees numbering in the hundreds-of-thousands,...

Student sees potential for city council candidiate

Ainsley Freeman, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018

Filed under Commentary

Danielle Skidmore is a mother of a special-needs child, transportation engineer, and a trans woman. She is also a candidate for Austin City Council in District 9. Skidmore has lived in Austin for 24 years with her partner and...

ACL Essentials

Alex Winter, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018

Filed under Web Exclusive

You’re trapped in the middle of a heat and mosquito infested swamp. No, it’s not Florida, it’s Austin City Limits Music Festival (ACL). These are some of the essentials to ensure an enjoyable experience. Portable phone c...

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