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2014-09-30 08:33:14

WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hotze Runkle law firm in Austin, Texas has received the Nursing Home Complaint Center's Four Star Award for excellence for their representation of families dealing with a loss of a loved one in a Texas nursing home because of sepsis, or septic shock. The Nursing Home Complaint Center is strongly encouraging family members whose loved one now has sepsis, or has been diagnosed with septic shock, because of neglect at a nursing home, a rehab...

2014-09-30 08:27:58

Eight Lawyers Selected as the Top Mortgage Compliance Lawyers in the Mortgage Compliance Industry AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The only national mortgage compliance magazine, Mortgage Compliance Magazine, released its 2014 Top Mortgage Compliance Lawyers®, a special issue announcing the eight selected lawyers who will uphold the title of Top Mortgage Compliance Lawyer for the year of 2014. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140929/149194 Photo -...

2014-09-29 12:23:31

Gilmer recognized as Austin's Best CEO in the large company category by the Austin Business Journal AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Drillinginfo, a leading provider of cloud-based data and analytics software for the oil and gas industry, today announced CEO Allen Gilmer was named Best CEO in the large company category at the Austin Business Journal's Best CEO Awards ceremony, held on Thursday, September 25. A team of judges evaluated several factors from revenue growth...

2014-09-25 23:08:14

National American University becomes first university to expand executive education courses to include 3D printing technology with a focus on production and operations and global supply chain manager simulations Austin, Texas (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 The Roueche Graduate Center at National American University in Austin, Texas announced plans to become the first university in the world to launch graduate-level courses that incorporate how 3D printing and additive manufacturing...

2014-09-25 23:06:11

Expanded office reflects fast-growing TelePacific Texas business Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Leading business communications provider TelePacific Communications continues its aggressive growth across Texas. The company celebrated the opening of its expanded Austin Texas headquarters office at an Open House this week that brought senior executives, local officials and business leaders together. The 7,000 square foot office houses a large team of more than 40 sales executives,...

2014-09-25 16:25:58

Premier event for dentists to learn about the latest in dental solutions. AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- eRelevance Corporation (www.erelevancecorp.com), announced today that it will be exhibiting its progressive patient engagement service at the annual American Dental Association conference (booth 667) in San Antonio, Texas from October 9(th) to the 11(th). "In order to grow revenue and improve patient loyalty, Dental practices have to proactively build better...

2014-09-24 23:14:23

Startup Central 2014 Features Showcase with 32 Companies; Springboard, Connect; All Startup Focused Programing Around Cleanweb, Greentech and Social Impact Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 SXSW Eco, a conference connecting the urgency of global sustainability challenges with the opportunity for breakthrough solutions, today detailed its 2014 Startup Central programming. SXSW Eco is produced in conjunction with Austin Energy and the Austin Technology Incubator (ATI), part of the IC2...

2014-09-24 23:03:07

Square Cow Movers has once again teamed up with the Move for Hunger organization to help clients donate 82lbs of food to the Capital Area Food Bank of Texas. Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Square Cow Movers has just made an 82lb food donation to Capital Area Food Bank of Texas thanks to their generous clientele. It is enough food for 68 meals that will go to people in real need. The donation is part of the Move for Hunger organization’s ongoing effort to fill food banks across...

2014-09-24 23:02:49

Seattle-based renewable energy startup enlists global solutions provider to deploy critical software solutions. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 HydroBee, a Seattle-based startup company, has chosen OSSCube, a global solutions provider, to develop and integrate a comprehensive suite of business management tools. For OSSCube, this is the latest addition to a successful portfolio of startup business partners. HydroBee is a company focused on improving the lives of those with little...

2014-09-24 16:22:05

Austin homeowner investigates VOST tax concerns before going solar AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Solar Choice today announced that the filing of an Information Letter Request with the IRS this week is drawing more attention to the negative tax implications of Value of Solar Tariffs (VOSTs). As a result of the action by an Austin homeowner, the IRS will formally review VOSTs and their impact on taxpayers....


Latest Austin Reference Libraries

Edwards Plateau
2013-04-19 19:37:49

The Edwards Plateau is an area of west-central Texas which is bordered by the Balcones Fault towards the south and the east, the Llano Uplift and the Llano Estacado towards the north, and the Chihuahuan Desert and Pecos River towards the west. San Angelo, San Antonia, Del Rio, and Austin make a rough outline of the area. The eastern part of the plateau is the Texas Hill Country. The trees of this savanna include a juniper-oak mix and a mesquite-acacia mix scattered over the fairly short...

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...

Tornado Impacts During The Different Phases Of Weather Patterns For Austin Texas
2012-07-17 22:06:23

Taking a look at Austin and within 50miles of the local area we can see the impacts that different phases of weather have on the tornado statistics of the region. 2000 was a La-Nina phase and it was a fairly strong phase, which lead to the 12 tornadoes within 50miles of Austin and also one EF-2 was part of the stats indicating that strong tornadoes are possible during a La-Nina in this region. 2003 was an El-Nino phase and it did suppress the tornado statistics for the year in the...

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...

2012-06-14 07:32:20

Symbol: XETR Group: Dicot Family: Convolvulaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Vine Forb/herb Native Status: PR    N Synonyms:   IPAN Ipomoea angustifolia Jacq.   JATRA Jacquemontia tridentata L. ssp. angustifolia (Jacq.) van Ooststr.   METR6 Merremia tridentata (L.) Hallier f.   METRA Merremia tridentata (L.) Hallier f. ssp. angustifolia (Jacq.) van Ooststr. Distribution: Xenostegiatridentata(L.) Austin & Staples distribution:USA+(PR)...

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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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