These two police departments got new dogs and they’re incredibly cute

The Austin Police Department and the University of Texas Police Department each have new officers . . . the four-legged kind. APD’s bomb squad got a new German shorthaired pointer, who doesn’t yet have a name -- but we can confirm that he looks like...

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Port Aransas ranked among best vacation spots for families with young children

Despite ongoing recovery efforts after Hurricane Harvey ravaged most of the small coastal town, Port Aransas recently made a list of best vacations for parents with young children. The list says Port Aransas is perfect for teaching kids to fish and...

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This Texas high school has a lettuce club and yeah, all they do is eat lettuce

"Arugular behavior" is right. According to the Dallas Morning News, a group of teenagers at Heritage High School in Frisco are part of a club with a singular purpose: to gather once a year and eat an entire head of lettuce.  Each year at the lettuce-eating...

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Here’s how you can take a party boat to ACL Fest 2018

It’s a pretty common phenomenon to see plenty of kayaks and canoes on Lady Bird Lake during Austin City Limits Music Festival, considering Zilker Park is right along the water’s edge and you can hear the music from your water vessel. This year, the...

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Meet the guy behind your favorite Austin Snapchat filters

Do you ever swipe around on Snapchat trying to find the perfect geofilter for your post and wonder, who makes these things, anyway? There’s the Congress Avenue bridge (bats and all), the Longhorn Band member throwing up a “hook ‘em” sign that shows...

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