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A Hiker Confronts Monoculture in Austin Parks

A Hiker Confronts Monoculture in Austin Parks

…was a valued steward of Austin parkland. Photo courtesy Austin American-Statesman. Preserves are a special kind of parkland. They are…

Skip the Beach and Go Antiques Shopping Instead in Galveston

Skip the Beach and Go Antiques Shopping Instead in Galveston

in the business for 25 years and in the building more than 18 years. “The building has a great history,”…

Texas Producer Lloyd Maines Steps Out on His Own

Texas Producer Lloyd Maines Steps Out on His Own

…Taylor. Their unique mix of rock ‘n’ roll infused with country elements led to a national and international following for…

Think Texas Is Hot? Here Are 8 Reasons Why It’s Hotter Than You Think

Think Texas Is Hot? Here Are 8 Reasons Why It’s Hotter Than You Think

…into the atmosphere faster than usual, explains Keith White, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service. He adds that this…

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

…the park’s website. Its picture wasn’t bald. It was textured and green, a tree with a gnarled trunk over 100

New Discovery of Dinosaur Tracks Adds to Glen Rose’s Dino-mite Collection

New Discovery of Dinosaur Tracks Adds to Glen Rose’s Dino-mite Collection

…Dinosaur Valley State Park. Millions of years ago–113 million years ago to be more exact—before the Paluxy River flowed through…

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

…Nature Becomes Novelty: Preserving Petrified Wood Resources in North Central Texas. More than 100 million years ago, Saltarelli explained, fallen…

An Ode to the Native Chile Pequin, the ‘Mother of All Peppers’

An Ode to the Native Chile Pequin, the ‘Mother of All Peppers’

…of fierce flavor By Cat Cardenas Photographs by Brenda Bazán “It’s like a sparkler, spraying embers in the air,” Benito…

Roadside Oddity: How a Champion Baton Twirler Inspired Benavides’ Welcome Sign

Roadside Oddity: How a Champion Baton Twirler Inspired Benavides’ Welcome Sign

years old, she won her first world championship and later went on to teach the sport around the globe and…

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

…petrified 113-million-year-old footsteps of dinosaurs.1629 Park Road 59.254-897-4588; tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/dinosaur-valley Billy the Kid Museum – Hico The museum displays Old West…

Dance the State Line Two-Step on a Weekend Getaway to Texarkana

Dance the State Line Two-Step on a Weekend Getaway to Texarkana

…corn. 8 / The Dapper at Park Place Park Place has been a go-to spot for dining in Texarkana since…

Get Home Before Sundown or La Llorona Might Get You

Get Home Before Sundown or La Llorona Might Get You

…one of my tías saw La Llorona when she was taking care of my Grandmother Juanita in her later years….

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

…Bayou and as a cowboy on John Taylor’s Bexar County spread, spending about three years living in the state. After…

Project Pollo’s Plans to Take Its Vegan Chicken National

Project Pollo’s Plans to Take Its Vegan Chicken National

…restaurant chain Project Pollo. Since then, Bradbury’s Project Pollo has grown from that humble truck parked outside of Roadmap Brewing…

Shumla Treks Offer a Revealing Look at the Ancient Rock Art of Southwest Texas

Shumla Treks Offer a Revealing Look at the Ancient Rock Art of Southwest Texas

…a remote section of Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site, bordering the Rio Grande in Southwest Texas. The hikers…

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