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January 24, 2023

What happened to the Zilker Park minitrain?

The Zilker Zephyr stopped running almost four years ago, and there’s still no miniature train in Zilker Park.

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January 13, 2023

How did H-E-B’s Combo Loco get its name?

As an enticement to get tickets to our next ATXplained Live show at the Paramount Theatre on Feb. 22 — here’s a taste of our last live show from back in September 2022.

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January 4, 2023

What was the grandstand on the shores of Lady Bird Lake in East Austin used for?

Decades ago, the public event space was full of life. Now it’s rundown, like an old relic.

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