Lauren Lowe

Staff Writer & Photographer

Between sweat, humidity and swimming, it’s nearly impossible to keep a full face of makeup from melting off during the summer.

Some dieters are turning to foods that are advertised as healthy, but studies show that they really are not that different from the items they are meant to replace.

Hookah smoking is steadily gaining popularity in the United States. Veronica Johnston for Health Media Collaboratory at the University of Illinois at Chicago writes that “one in five American college students report smoking hookah in the past year.”

Living with other people can be difficult, whether you’re sharing space with a good friend or a stranger. Because it is such a new and strange experience for some, horror stories are common. 

Austin is full of great music venues and bars, but food sets some of these places apart from the rest. Here are some venues in Austin with good beats and good eats.

Valentine's Day doesn’t have to be lame, regardless of your relationship status. You only need to know where to and where not to go.