Latest Austin-Round Rock metropolitan area Stories

2011-09-06 19:35:00

As the state of Texas is overcome by countless wild fires, start-up company FireWhat Inc posts critical fire information to assist first responders in protecting the community. Dunsmuir, CA (PRWEB) September 06, 2011 As a fire of âœbiblical proportionsâ spreads through Bastrop County, Texas, the offices of FireWhat Incorporated have been working tirelessly to spread information out to the communityâs residents. As the FireWhat staff was...

2011-09-02 12:00:00

IBM Uptown Classic 10K, benefiting the YMCA of Austin, slated for October 2, 2011. AUSTIN, Texas (PRWEB) September 02, 2011 Amplify Credit Union is again a key sponsor of the IBM Uptown Classic 10K presented by Lukeâs Locker. The race is scheduled for October 2, 2011. Now in its 12th year, the race benefits the YMCA of Austin, a nonprofit organization with eight branches in Travis and Hays counties. Amplify was founded more than forty years ago as IBM Texas Employees Federal...

2011-08-01 11:55:00

The Expansion Will Provide Additional Support for Mothers in Travis County AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Austin Recovery, the largest and most affordable drug and alcohol treatment center in Texas, announces their new partnership with Sixthriver Architects, the firm selected to provide architectural and interior design for their new Family House facility. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110801/DC44908) "Family House is unique in that not many other...

2011-07-20 00:00:03

Milton Verret, an Austin businessman and philanthropist, announced today that the jacket entertainer Michael Jackson wore for his landmark "Thriller" album performance in 1982 is now in Austin and will soon be employed to help raise money for children's medical needs across the country Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 19, 2011 Milton Verret, an Austin businessman and philanthropist, announced today that the jacket entertainer Michael Jackson wore for his landmark "Thriller" album performance in 1982...

2011-07-11 00:00:29

Ryan Bowers, owner and CEO of Austin Mobile Computer Repair, is proud to announce the launch of a brand new website to service Austin, Texas and surrounding areas like Cedar Park... Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 10, 2011 Following on the heels of announcing expanded services just last month, CEO Ryan Bowers who owns and operates Austin Mobile Computer Repair in Texas, has just announced the launch of a brand new website. "Austin is growing at the incredible rate," stated Bowers, "of about 80 new...

2011-06-25 00:00:30

"Austin, Texas is continually on the forefront of academics, technology and energy," states The Refinery President and CEO Barbara Ross-Denroche. "Combined with the close proximity to our Latin American and Houston offices, it is easy to determine why we have chosen Austin, Texas as the ideal city to establish our United States headquarters." Austin, Texas (PRWEB) June 24, 2011 The Refinery today proudly announced the expansion of a new full-service office in Austin, Texas that will be...

2011-06-09 15:54:00

AUSTIN, Texas, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Standard Pacific Homes (NYSE: SPF) is grand opening its newest community in the Austin area, Cypress Ridge at Rough Hollow in Lakeway, this Saturday, June 11. Standard Pacific's Cypress Ridge offers homebuyers the unique opportunity to own a beautiful and spacious brand new home in the Hill Country's destination master plan community at a value that is hard to believe. Rough Hollow's premier resort-style amenities, including a marina/yacht...

2011-05-27 00:00:28

Company honored for assisting more than 1,000 US companies exporting their medical devices overseas. Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 26, 2011 Emergo Group, an Austin-based consulting firm that assists medical device manufacturers with regulatory compliance worldwide, was honored as Austin's top Export Service Provider at a May 19 black tie event at The Driskill Hotel in downtown Austin. The Austin Chamber of Commerce, International Hospitality Council of Austin, City of Austin and the State of Texas...

Latest Austin-Round Rock metropolitan area Reference Libraries

Climate Impact On Your Budget For Austin Texas
2012-07-16 10:44:17

If you live in Austin Texas, this is what type of heating and cooling of your house you can expect to see during various weather events such as EL-Nino and La-Nina. The above graph represents three events known as EL-Nino, La-Nina and normal conditions. All the data was gathered from the month of March for each event. During a Normal cycle it is pretty fair to say that Austin will experience heating and cooling pretty close together. While during an EL-Nino event it shows that heating...

Weather Reference Library
2012-05-21 13:46:02

Austin Texas is located in the Southern Part of the United States. To the west the elevation increases while to the east the elevation slopes down towards the Gulf of Mexico. Temperatures for Austin Texas: January through February the normal temperatures range from the 40’s during the evening to the 60’s during the day. March shows a slight warming trend as the averages are in the 50’s during the evening and the days warm into the 70’s. April through May as spring continues the...

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