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Bee Cave eatery, entertainment venue up for sale due to owner"s financial issues

Hill Country Golf & Guitar — a restaurant, bar and entertainment venue in Bee Cave — is for sale for about $5 million just 18 months after it opened. Developer Rich Phillips — who's made his living for many years as the owner of Austin-based public.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 4th, 2016

Home of the Day: Golf Course and Hill Country Views

By Jeanne White & Susan R. Brown, Agents Home of the Day is presented by the Austin Business Journal with Kuper Sotheby's International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of Austin's most-luxurious properties. Come inside and take a look around.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 1st, 2015

On Leadership: Five things to know about Justin Trudeau, Canada’s new leader

Justin Trudeau, Canada's newly elected prime minister, won the country's federal election Monday in stunning fashion. The country's Liberal party, which Trudeau has led since 2013, captured 184 seats—adding an extraordinary 150 seats to what the par.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 20th, 2015

Nathan Hill Is Compared to John Irving. Irving Compares Him to Dickens.

Mr. Hill’s first novel, a piece of social satire called “The Nix,” already has admirers in high places......»»

Category: mediaSource: nyt1 hr. 46 min. ago

When It Comes To Attracting Skilled Talent, It"s Texas And Then Everybody Else

From 2013 to 2014, Travis County, Texas, attracted more new net residents—nearly 62,000—than the next 10 highest-ranked counties for net migration combined, according to data from the IRS. Call it the allure of Austin. Or maybe it’s the allure of Te.....»»

Category: topSource: forbes9 hr. 29 min. ago

US Real Estate: 50 Best-Selling Communities of the Year

US Real Estate: 50 Best-Selling Communities of the Year For the first time ever, 55 Places is excited to announce its list of best-selling communities across the country. We’ve compiled this list based on the active adult communities with the most s.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsAug 24th, 2016

Public schools in 21 states still hit kids, and black students are disproportionately affected

Although corporal punishment is on the decline throughout the country, more than 109,000 students across 21 states were physically disciplined in the 2013-14 school year, a new Education Week report has found. Hitting, spanking, paddling, or other forms o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 24th, 2016

Public schools in 21 states still hit kids — and black students are disproportionately affected

ShutterstockAlthough corporal punishment is on the decline throughout the country, more than 109,000 students across 21 states were physically disciplined in the 2013–2014 school year, a new Education Week report has found. Hitting, spanking, paddli.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 24th, 2016

America"s best places to live

These parts of the country are best for your health, happiness and safety......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 24th, 2016

Russia and Iran"s Marriage of Convenience Is No Strategic Alliance

This article was originally published in The Conversation. Read the original article. The Russian foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov, made it very clear where his country stood in February 2013 when he answered speculation that Russia might intervene to sto.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 24th, 2016

Jill Stein: In A Time Of Universal Deceit, "WikiLeaks Founder Assange Is A Hero"

Authored by Green Party candidate for President, Jill Stein, originally posted op-ed at The Hill, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is a hero. Like Edward Snowden, Chelsea Manning, and other whistleblowers facing government persecution, Assange has sacrifi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 23rd, 2016

30 under-the-radar places everyone should visit in the UK

Spumador/ShutterstockEveryone knows the big-name landmarks in the UK, but there's so much more to the country than Big Ben and Stonehenge. Did you know that the UK is home to the world's longest hedge maze and a picturesque island where there's a ban on c.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 23rd, 2016

Canada River Party: 1,500 Americans Illegally Wash Up in Ontario

TORONTO (Reuters) - About 1,500 Americans floating down a river that separates the United States from Canada had to be rescued from the water when strong rains and winds sent them illegally into Canadian territory, the country's coast guard said on Monday.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 22nd, 2016

South African opposition beats ANC in vote to govern Johannesburg

South Africa's main opposition party on Monday won control of the local government in Johannesburg, the country's economic hub, unseating the ruling party, which has run the municipal council since apartheid ended 22 years ago. The victory gave the Democr.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooAug 22nd, 2016

This Google Maps hack makes travel planning easier

Instagram/thisisjelliSometimes it's hard to keep track of all the places you want to visit — be it a country, a restaurant, or a landmark. But there's one Google Maps hack that makes remembering hotspots infinitely easier: the save feature. Why I lo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 22nd, 2016

See where Dallas ranks on the best places to start a business

Dallas is the eighth best city in the U.S. to start a business, according to CNBC's 'Metro 20' list. CNBC examined the 107 American areas that have a population of more than 500,000. Another Texas city, Austin, topped the list at No. 1. In total there we.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 19th, 2016

Low govt effectiveness, infra scores check India"s progress on innovation index

In spite of rising 15 places from 81 last year, to 66 in in the Global Innovation Index (GII) report 2016, India continues to lag behind in several areas important for growth of business and industry in the country such as government effectiveness, ........»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 18th, 2016

BJP faced more adversities than any other political party in India: PM Modi

Modi said it was the 'need of the hour' to keep a record of all that is being done by the party for the country.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 18th, 2016

South Sudan Rebel Leader Riek Machar Flees Country After July Clashes

South Sudan’s former vice president and opposition leader Riek Machar has fled the country to find sanctuary in an east African nation, the spokesman for his political party said Thursday. In a Facebook post, Mabior Garang, spokesperson for Machar’s .....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 18th, 2016

Aung Sang Suu Kyi begins first visit to China

This is her first overseas visit to a country outside ASEAN following her party's win in country's general elections in December 2015.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 18th, 2016