Arts & Culture

Arts and culture

Jack Morgan

There aren't a lot of things that are still going strong 150 years after their inception. I recently spoke with several men who feel their group is something worth singing about. Georg Seidel explains his family's link to the group.

"My grandparents migrated from Germany in 1922. They landed in Ellis Island, and they came by train to New Braunfels. When they got to Austin, somebody met 'em there, and the New Braunfels German Choir got wind of it, and greeted 'em in song."

From Texas Standard: 

President Donald Trump's proposed border wall expansion could mean many more legal cases regarding how landowners should be compensated for the government condemning their property to house parts of the barrier.

The 2017 Academy Awards Cheatsheet

Feb 24, 2017

With guest host Ray Suarez.

The Oscars this weekend. “Hidden Figures,” “Moonlight,” “La La Land?” We’ll look at this year’s showdown.

The National Endowment for the Humanities’s “Music Unwound” festival wrapped up a series of concerts and lectures in and around El Paso, Texas, earlier this week.

The program highlights the cultural contributions Mexico has made to the United States. The event’s theme — as well as its location, less than a mile from the U.S. border with Mexico — is significant at a time of heightened tension between the two nations.

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