Wednesday, October 29, 2014

10 Awesome Last-Minute Pumpkin Ideas

Posted By on Wed, Oct 29, 2014 at 6:24 PM

Can you believe it’s already time for Halloween? Neither can I. I feel like there are too many weird pumpkins (and boring ones, too) out there that people do every year. So here are a few nifty, last-minute ideas that can really set your pumpkin apart from the rest. 1. Melted Crayon...

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Former White Rabbit Promoter Sues Venue

Posted By on Wed, Oct 29, 2014 at 5:21 PM

A former promoter for the White Rabbit is asking a Bexar County court to file a temporary injunction barring the sale of the music venue in a lawsuit filed on October 18. Jennifer Holt filed the lawsuit against White Rabbit owners Rhonda Moore and Richard Sciaraffa, along with Rhonda...

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'The Daily Show' in Texas, Day Two: Joaquin Castro and a Song about Texas

Posted By on Wed, Oct 29, 2014 at 5:08 PM

The second Texas episode of "The Daily Show: Democalypse 2014: South by South Mess" aired last night, and this time, the show's resident political satirist Jason Jones hit the streets of Austin to ask Texans what's most important to them in this election cycle. The answers? The border, guns,...

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Poll: Texans Support Abortion in the Cases of Rape or Incest, Trends in Gay Marriage Support Remain Steady

Posted By on Wed, Oct 29, 2014 at 5:06 PM

A new University of Texas/Texas Tribune poll out today shows Texans' attitudes toward gay marriage and abortion a bit more nuanced than just 'for' or 'against.'  Pollsters conducted an internet survey of 1,200 registered voters between October 10 and 19.  Numbers show that more than 60 percent support some...

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Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Spurs win opening night 101-100 over Mavericks

Posted By on Tue, Oct 28, 2014 at 10:23 PM

The Spurs beat the Dallas Mavericks 101-100, kicking off the season with a slim fourth quarter win. In the waning minutes, the atmosphere in the AT&T Center felt like a continuation of the SA-Dallas first round series from last year, a hard-fought match between the Lone Star rivals. A half...

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Wendy Davis and Tommy Calvert Call on San Antonio to Vote

Posted By on Tue, Oct 28, 2014 at 4:34 PM

At the Claude Black Center in east San Antonio, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis made her second stop in the Alamo City in less than 24 hours and appeared alongside Bexar County Commissioner Precinct 4 candidate Tommy Calvert to urge voters to get out and make their voices heard. Davis,...

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Texans Swoon for Voter ID Law

Posted By on Tue, Oct 28, 2014 at 4:08 PM

Texans love the voter identification law, at least according to a recent poll. The University of Texas at Austin and Texas Tribune published the results Tuesday, which indicate the Lone Star State is deeply enamored with a much criticized Voter ID law by a 3-to-1 margin. While the law...

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Mixtli, Godai Sushi Team Up for 12-course Dinner

Posted By on Tue, Oct 28, 2014 at 4:03 PM

If there's something I'm a fan of it's collaboration. The folks at Mixtli, who collab with other chefs to put on Alamo City Provisions dinners, are now teaming up with Goro Pitchford, of Godai Sushi, for a 12-course tasting menu on Monday, December 8, at 6 p.m. inside Godai...

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10 Free Events Happening This Week

Posted By on Tue, Oct 28, 2014 at 3:07 PM

Wednesday, October 29 – Saturday, Nov 1 Final week: “Either or, Or Both” Ruiz-Healy Art’s “Either or, Or Both,” pairs Nate Cassie and Ethel Shipton in a collaborative exhibition that adds miscommunication to an array of themes the SA-based duo has previously explored via sculpture, painting, drawing, photography and installation....

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Appeals Court Will Hear Texas Same-Sex Marriage Case in January

Posted By on Tue, Oct 28, 2014 at 12:06 PM

Update Tuesday, October 28 at 2:52 p.m. This post has been updated with comments from Nicole Dimetman, who is one of four plaintiffs challenging Texas' same-sex marriage ban. The U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has tentatively put Texas’ same-sex marriage case on the calendar for the week of January...

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