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Texas Has Room for More Charter Schools, But Few Applying

This fall, Texas is raising its cap on charter schools for the first time in years, leaving charter advocates with a whole new problem: finding new schools to fill the space.

Texas Contemporary Artists Series Final Exhibit Open in San Antonio

The diverse work of 12 artists who call Texas home went on display at UTSA’s Institute of Texan Cultures May 3, and will remain up through Oct. 26, constituting the final exhibit of the 5-year Texas Contemporary Artists Series.

Adán Medrano Rediscovers Texas’ First Food in Truly Texas Mexican

Truly Texas Mexican is at least as much manifesto as recipe collection.

Q&A with U.S. Rep. Joaquín Castro

The Observer sat down with Rep. Joaquin Castro in Washington this week to talk about congressional dysfunction, immigration reform, Dan Patrick and his political future.