The final tally was 1,727 votes for Thomaides and 1,685 votes for Ruben Becerra, for a total of 3,412 votes cast.
The self-described mom, entrepreneur, community advocate and longtime educator is also calling for greater transparency in city government.
Four people, three from Austin, were each sentenced to multiple years in prison for human smuggling.
The plan involves assigning a dedicated prosecutor to each of eight district courts.
Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call the Homicide Tip Line at 512-477-3588.
In South Austin, crews have been busy for a few days installing the high speed fiber lines.
“Well I’ve never been in Austin, Texas, now I’m driving in Texas,” Steve Mahan, who is blind, said during the ride.
The letter to parents went out after a case of chickenpox was reported at the high school.
Growth along FM 969 between FM 973 and Hunters Bend Road is expected to increase by 70 percent in the next 20 years
On Monday night, the School Board named the deputy superintendent to lead the district until an interim superintendent is named.
The City Council is set to make a decision on the future of the park’s operation at a special Thursday evening meeting.
Garrett James Ballard took LSD before killing Travis Leslie Fox and Elijah Adam Benson at his home on Aug. 19, 2014.
A panel discussion hosted by E3 Alliance says Texas kids are not as ready as they should be for kindergarten.
Three finalists have been named for the city of Waco’s police chief and among them is Austin Assistant Chief of Police Troy G. Gay.
Fetal tissues would be required to be buried or cremated under the rule. Funeral home operators worry about burial and cremation costs.
The FBI is offering a reward of up to $100,000 to anyone who knows the location of the man accused of murdering Laurie Stout in 1983.
Judge Eckhardt predicts it will take at least five years to identify all of the issues and work through them in the criminal justice system.
From the beginning, the biggest concerns have been the development’s density, impact on traffic, schools, trees and building height.
NLand Surf Park, which opened Oct. 7 following a round of legal delays, was forced to drain their lagoon to make the needed repairs.
Amelia Berger is also legally blind, but hasn’t let her disability hold her back.