Tag: texas

How Workers’ Compensation Affects Job Applicants in Texas

In most states, workers’ compensation insurance is compulsory, but in Texas, this coverage is optional for private businesses. When interviewing for potential employers, it’s essential to consider whether you will be covered by workers’ compensation coverage, particularly if you work…

The sweet side of Swedish Hill in Austin, Texas

*written by Austin Correspondent Erika Larson A longtime staple in Austin’s cozy Clarksville neighborhood, Swedish Hill (née Sweetish Hill) has returned under McGuire Moorman Hospitality (MMH) ownership with an extensive all-day menu and European-influenced market. With feet on the ground…

“Extra” EP by J’Moris

Described as “combin[ing] the best of hip-hop, southern rap, dub & modern trap,” the entire 16 minutes found on Texas rapper J’Moris’ Extra EP exist in a space between the future, the past and his own reality. Residing in the same…

The wonder women of South by Southwest

At this year’s South by South West I felt an intense undercurrent of fem power running throughout the entire conference and festival. Flipping through the various programs for the different aspects of the conference (Film, Interactive, and Music), there were…

Ask your #WCW with Fallon Franklin

This week we are crushing on Fallon Franklin!  Fallon Franklin began performing when she was just 12-years-old, and showed a love of music before she could even speak. She trained at the musical school of “get on stage and sing your…