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Cash-seeking startups can put another VC firm on their radar

Cash-seeking startups can put another VC firm on their radar

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A new venture capital firm in Dallas is already pouring money into Austin. Find out how much money is...


Bill would curtail criminal prosecutions of rent-to-own customers

Bill would curtail criminal prosecutions of rent-to-own customers

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Sen. Borris Miles, D-Houston, wants to restrain the practice of prosecuting people who default on rent-to-own...


Austin tech photo of the week: Firefly closer to liftoff with test of new rocket

Austin tech photo of the week: Firefly closer to liftoff with test of new rocket

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Firefly Aerospace Inc., a Cedar Park-based rocket maker, concluded 2018 with multiple successful tests...


Kid-focused Little Land Play Gym franchises in China

Kid-focused Little Land Play Gym franchises in China

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The road to expansion for Little Land Play Gym — a chain of entertainment venues packed with ball...


Wanted: Austin\'s top Realtors

Wanted: Austin's top Realtors

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Readers have until Feb. 1 to nominate an agent, homebuilder or neighborhood for Austin Business Journal's...


Austin companies hauled in $1.5B in funding in 2018, a 19% jump from 2017

Austin companies hauled in $1.5B in funding in 2018, a 19% jump from 2017

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To save you some time, here are some of the highlights we've found reported by Venture Monitor by PitchBook...


Italian eatery to replace cheese shop in downtown food hall

Italian eatery to replace cheese shop in downtown food hall

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Italian restaurant Italic will replace Antonelli's Cheese Shop in the Fareground food hall at the foot...


In increasingly diverse Texas, the Legislature remains mostly white and male

In increasingly diverse Texas, the Legislature remains mostly white and male

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Here’s a look at the demographics of the 86th Legislature by lawmakers’ race, gender, age,...


Watch: A conversation with Comptroller Glenn Hegar

Watch: A conversation with Comptroller Glenn Hegar

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Watch our interview with Glenn Hegar, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, at the beginning of the...


Via Airlines expansion includes direct flights to Austin

Via Airlines expansion includes direct flights to Austin

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Via Airlines announced Jan. 9 that it is adding nonstop service from Memphis to Austin as part of its...


Mr Gatti\'s Pizza delivered to bankruptcy

Mr Gatti's Pizza delivered to bankruptcy

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The owner of Mr Gatti's Pizza, an Austin-born chain in business for half a century, has filed for bankruptcy....


Thomsen leaving Capital Factory, Daugherty promoted to president

Thomsen leaving Capital Factory, Daugherty promoted to president

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Founder and CEO Joshua Baer announced several promotions as he informed the community that longtime...


M&A wrap: New global data center business to be based in Austin; Civil engineering firm acquired

M&A wrap: New global data center business to be based in Austin; Civil engineering firm acquired

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Check out the latest mergers and acquisitions to hit Austin, including the creation of a cloud-hosting...


Greg Abbott, Dan Patrick and Dennis Bonnen promise unity in 2019 legislative session

Greg Abbott, Dan Patrick and Dennis Bonnen promise unity in 2019 legislative session

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Texas' top three leaders are eager to show they're on the same page as the 86th legislative session...


Dan Patrick dismisses need for bathroom bill in 2019: \

Dan Patrick dismisses need for bathroom bill in 2019: "It's been settled and I think we won."

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In 2017, Patrick pushed for the controversial measure that would have restricted the use of certain...


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