Our Top Stories of 2014


It’s that time of year – when we countdown the top stories of 2014.  From love and politics to sports and nightlife, we’re spotlighting some of our most viewed, loved, inspiring and captivating stories of the year:


The REAL Piper of Orange is the New Black

Piper Kerman’s real life story of her incarceration at Danbury Women’s Correctional Center led to her documenting her experience in the book Orange Is…
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Wendy Davis and Our LGBT Community

Texas politics are always interesting and our current gubernatorial race proves to be no different. At the same time that the Texas Republican Party…
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A Wedding to Remember

Photo taken by Steven Solidarious. Valencia Walker (left) and Asha Hill (right). Asha Hill and Valencia Walker had all the reason in the world…
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Come Out To Highland

It’s safe to say Robert Grunnah knows this town well. The owner of real estate firm Castle Hill Investments, he’s been one of the…
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Lesbutante and The Bo$$

Kelly West and Michelle Daly co-star as Lesbutante and The Bo$$ in what quickly has become a main feature for Austin’s lesbian community. Eager…
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Where Are They Now: Loyalty Unrewarded?

A year ago, Col. Cynthia Millonzi was looking forward to retiring from the Army National Guard. She planned to do so when she passed the…
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Southern Hospitality

Jacoby’s Restaurant and Mercantile, which opened late this summer, offers Southern comfort food to be enjoyed in a cozy dining room with full bar…
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Billie Jean King’s Confession

Billie Jean King and Andy Roddick are, unpredictably, two peas in a pod, their on-court tennis careers notwithstanding. Last year, Andy became part owner of…
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BT2 Raises the Bar

From hosting numerous charitable events to having the friendliest staff and huge dance floor, Ray, Tino and David of BT2 have poured 30 years of…
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Bridget Dunlap Has More Than Mettle

Often referred to as the “Queen of Rainey Street,” Bridget Dunlap proves that her business savvy extends beyond just a few blocks. Meet this…
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