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'Popup photographer' brings a professional approach to Lady Bird Lake passers by

Nicklaus Pereksta says he loves photographing enthusiastic people, and it’s why his latest gig offering pictures to people out on Lady Bird Lake’s hike and bike trail is going smoothly. He sets up his gear on the Pfluger pedestrian bridge and puts out a sign: Photos, $10.

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Just another smash and grab? How nonviolent crime can take a toll on the lives of its victims

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On a Friday afternoon in late August, Paymahn Moussavi and his partner went on a bike ride at Lady Bird Lake and noticed glass on the ground when they returned to their parking spot.

As they got closer to his partner’s car, Moussavi saw that the window had been smashed and some of their personal items were stolen, like Moussavi’s checkbook, car keys and thyroid medication with his home address on it.

“It’s like a violation on so many different levels,” Moussavi said.

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Lady Bird Lake rooftop restaurant slated for late-summer opening​

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West Riverside is getting a lavish new restaurant offering coastal European food and rooftop views of Lady Bird Lake.

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