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Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

…the Texas Breeding Bird Atlas Project, the first known sightings in Texas occurred between 1973 and 1975. Like grackles, monk…

The Lost History of Texas Granite that Never Made it to the Capitol

The Lost History of Texas Granite that Never Made it to the Capitol

…used for the $34.7 million construction project. Because most of the labor used to quarry the granite from Marble Falls…

Texas Producer Lloyd Maines Steps Out on His Own

Texas Producer Lloyd Maines Steps Out on His Own

…5,000 projects over the past 50 years. He is also one of the finest pedal steel guitar players alive, an…

Fort Lancaster State Historic Site Offers a Glimpse of Turbulent Times on the West Texas Frontier

Fort Lancaster State Historic Site Offers a Glimpse of Turbulent Times on the West Texas Frontier

…Regiment of the U.S. Infantry, the fort played a role in the U.S. Army’s project to test feasibility of using…

How Prison Labor Helped Build the Texas Capitol in the 1880s

How Prison Labor Helped Build the Texas Capitol in the 1880s

…of Granite Cutters, which directed members to boycott the project. Contractor Gustave Wilke responded by importing stoneworkers from Scotland. Federal…

In Praise of Tex-Mex with TV Chef Pati Jinich

In Praise of Tex-Mex with TV Chef Pati Jinich

…already wrapping up that project, but there’s another show you can help with. They need a production assistant, an intern….

The True North Public Sculpture Project in Houston Spotlights Emerging and Established Texas Artists

The True North Public Sculpture Project in Houston Spotlights Emerging and Established Texas Artists

…Gus Kopriva, owner of Redbud Gallery, True North’s first installation took place in 2014. “His vision for the project was…

Texas Grit: How the Dust Bowl Changed the Course of History in the Texas Panhandle

Texas Grit: How the Dust Bowl Changed the Course of History in the Texas Panhandle

Project community hall recalls Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal program. The federal government es- tablished the Ropesville Project in 1936…

The Bashful Millionaire

The Bashful Millionaire

…inspiration led to the project now known as the Children’s Art Project, which has raised more than $26 million for…

San Antonio River Walk Reimagined

San Antonio River Walk Reimagined

…I’m excited about the River Walk’s latest expansion. This project extends river-level pedestrian (and river taxi) access about 1.5 miles…

Chasing Windmills

Chasing Windmills

…a special project in the works, like a large metal star built for the center of a windmill wheel. The…

A Stitch in Time

A Stitch in Time

…lining on the cloud of the overall grim storm situation. In this case, the subsequent repair project for Galveston’s 1877-vintage…

And the Dance Goes On

And the Dance Goes On

project. The everybody-knows-everybody chain of small-town life steered the quest for a high-caliber chef to Schulenburger Kenny Kopecky, who flourished…

Fly Me to the Moon

Fly Me to the Moon

…spearheaded legislation to bring the project to Texas, and had suggested Houston as an ideal location, due to the city’s…

Minimalism to the Max in Marfa

Minimalism to the Max in Marfa

…and Judd had a falling out, and the project languished. After Judd’s death, at the urging of the foundation, Flavin…

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