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 Decibel Tries In-Person Outreach in Del Valle

Decibel Tries In-Person Outreach in Del Valle

By Kyrios LoNigro | August 09, 2021

Decibel has been reporting in Del Valle for six months. In July, we started experimenting with a new form of outreach. While we had success…

Defining Del Valle

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By Elizabeth Pagano | August 02, 2021

When you look at a map, it’s pretty easy to distinguish man-made boundaries from the rivers and oceans that have been codified into borders…

Del Valle Families Struggle To Find Summer Programs

Del Valle Families Struggle To Find Summer Programs

By Blair Waltman-Alexin | July 19, 2021

Rosie Angel and her daughters Itzel and Emely arrive at a small white building off of Highway 71 in Del Valle. On first glance, the…

The Calling

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By Joe Rocha | July 12, 2021

Just northeast of Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in Del Valle, tucked away behind an overgrowth of tall grass and trees, an aural…

Finding Connection On The 271

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By Blair Waltman-Alexin | June 28, 2021

In the Austin pre-dawn light, the traffic lights blink yellow. The normally traffic-snarled roads are empty except for one parking lot on…