Cultural Happenings April 7-April 13

Cultural Happenings April 7-April 13
This year's event features burlesque performers Perle Noir, the Stage Door Johnnies, Ray Gunn and Miss Toni Elling. Plus Austin's own Queens of the Tease: Coco Lectric, Ruby Joule and the Jigglewatts. Cora Vette will be returning for her 5th year as …
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Jimmy Carter speaks at Civil Rights Summit in Austin
AUSTIN — Former President Jimmy Carter was the keynote speaker on the first day of the Civil Rights Summit at the LBJ Presidential Library in Austin. The summit opens Tuesday and marks the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which …
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Austin Energy: Most power outages restored
On Monday nearly 9,000 residents were without power caused by a storm. Austin Energy said crews were still making repairs Tuesday afternoon on a few outages caused by Tuesday's winds. The heavy winds and rain caused damage throughout the Travis …
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Data Foundry breaks ground on Houston data center
Austin-based Data Foundry will break ground on a 350,000-square-foot data center in the north Houston area of Greenspoint, according to the Houston Chronicle. According to the report, it is the second Houston data center built for Data Foundry but it's …
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