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2014-09-18 23:02:22

Join 101 Mobility of Austin, AGE of Central Texas, and the Area Agency on Aging in the Capital Area for the 13th Annual “Striking a Balance” Caregiver Conference this weekend. Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 101 Mobility of Austin will be a sponsor for this weekend’s “Striking a Balance” Caregiver Conference. Information on wheelchair ramp, stair lift, patient lifts, and more will be on hand at the 101 Mobility of Austin table. Attendees will also have the chance to ask...

2014-09-17 23:06:32

An industry leader in the medical field is sponsoring an event celebrating success in the fight to end discrimination. Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Representatives with Capitol Pain Institute announced today that it is an official sponsor of Thursday’s Anti-Defamation League Event at the Four Seasons in Austin, Texas. “We’re very excited about this and we consider it an honor to be a sponsor for this great event,” said Dr. Matthew Schocket, founder of Capitol Pain...

2014-09-08 23:11:27

At Your Disposal (AYD) Waste Services, Inc. is currently providing roll off dumpsters on several construction sites in Austin, TX. Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Austin construction dumpster rental company, At Your Disposal (AYD) Waste Services, Inc. is providing dumpsters to multiple construction sites in the Austin area this month. AYD has signed on with commercial general contractor Harvey-Cleary to provide 40-yard dumpsters for the construction of the new Austin Aquatics...

2014-09-04 23:05:15

Payments processor wins Austin Chamber of Commerce honor for first-of-its-kind Inventory Management solution Austin, TEXAS (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 SecureNet was named the winner of the Austin Energy Technology & Innovation Award in the Mid-sized Category of the 2014 Greater Austin Business Awards. Hosted by the Austin Chamber of Commerce, the annual event recognized SecureNet’s Inventory Management solution for empowering local SMBs with a new and more effective way to manage...

2014-09-04 08:32:48

After eight years with General Pavement Management, Fender joins Texas-based Pavecon to expand their brand as HOA and Apartment Specialists in this fast growing region AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The pop singer Adele launched her extraordinary career with a catchy tune called "Chasing Pavements" in 2007 - bringing the term to the pop culture forefront not long after Mario Fender started his own successful journey in the asphalt and concrete paving business with the...

2014-08-29 23:08:51

Celebrates Pflugerville – FM 685 Grand Opening with Donation to Pflugerville High School Lewisville, Texas (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room opened its new Pflugerville – FM 685 facility at 7am today. The new facility is located 1501 FM 685, Pflugerville, Texas and is open 24-7. “Our team is pleased to be a part of First Choice Emergency Room’s second location in Pflugerville and we look forward to continuing to deliver high quality emergency medical care to the...

2014-08-27 12:33:46

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Interactions Corporation today announced plans to expand its Austin workforce by adding 1,000 new employees by 2015 to support a rapidly expanding customer base. Openings are for associates who provide a combination of customer service and data entry functions to support Interactions' iCenters. Interactions, the leading provider of conversational automated systems for customer care, has operated facilities in Austin since 2007 to support...

2014-08-14 23:09:57

Student Companies Participating in the Summer Accelerator Program will Present September 10, 2014; RSVP at https://plus.google.com/events/c5vls8phtrhj2f3pm026de9pgbc. Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI), part of the IC2 Institute of The University of Texas at Austin, invites the public to attend the Virtual Decision Day of its summer accelerator for UT Austin student startups. Eleven of the most highly prospective UT Austin startups will present on...

2014-08-12 16:28:23

Austin Podiatry offers shorter wait times and two accessible offices in Austin, TX. AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Approximately 75 percent of Americans will experience a foot problem at some point in their lives; however, since the majority of these problems aren't congenital, there are ways to prevent foot problems from occurring. Whether a patient is already preparing for the Austin Marathon and Half Marathon in February 2015 or they're dealing with a recent...

2014-08-06 08:22:56

- Investor and Founder of NextGen Climate to deliver keynote on bringing climate change to the forefront of policy decisions - AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- South by Southwest Eco (SXSW Eco), a conference connecting the urgency of global sustainability challenges with the opportunity for breakthrough solutions, today announced that Tom Steyer, investor, philanthropist, clean energy advocate and founder of NextGen Climate will lead a keynote session at the event....


Latest Austin, Texas Reference Libraries

The Impact Of Growing Degree Days For The Austin Texas Area
2012-08-22 13:25:00

Growing Degree days are another huge part of our lives even though we may not deal with them directly. Growing degree days deal with the growing of fruits and vegetables along with other various crops that are grown throughout the United States for our personal uses. As we examine the Austin Texas area we can see how the impacts of normal, El-Nino and La-Nina cycles have an impact on just the month of March. These numbers are based on 50F which is the base number used for determining when...

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
2012-06-18 22:12:26

El-Nino is marked with having warmer waters in the Pacific Ocean, so how can it have impacts on Austin Texas. This is a look at what occurred during an EL-Nino event as we evaluate three months of the cycle. January 2012- March 2012 La-Nina Impacts on Austin TX Climate January 2012 Normal temperatures for the month are usually around 40-60F. Examining what occurred during the month of January during an EL-Nino event the temps where average 40% of the month. While, 21% of the month...

2012-06-18 08:49:21

Symbol: BRTE7 Group: Moss Family: Bruchiaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Bryophyta – Mosses Subdivision   Musci Class   Bryopsida – True mosses Subclass   Bryidae Order   Dicranales Family   Bruchiaceae Genus   Bruchia Schwägr. – bruchia moss Species   Bruchia texana Austin...

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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Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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