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2014-10-31 08:26:50

WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nursing Home Complaint Center is urging the family members of a loved one who developed sepsis in a nursing home anywhere in the state of Texas to immediately call the Hotze Runkle law firm in Austin at 877-919-0830 for their unsurpassed legal abilities for victims of elder abuse. The Hotze Runkle law firm is the premier law firm in the state of Texas for victims of elder abuse or neglect involving a nursing home or skilled nursing facility...

2014-10-30 23:18:07

Glen Rabie – CEO of global Business Intelligence (BI) and analytics software vendor, Yellowfin – is set to host a BI event in Austin, Texas Thursday, 6th November. (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 For further details, and to register to attend the event, go here: http://www.yellowfinbi.com/YFCommunityNews-Yellowfin-s-making-BI-easy-tour-in-Austin-you-re-invited-175671 During the ‘Making Business Intelligence easy’ tour, Rabie will discuss Yellowfin’s unique consumer-oriented approach to...

2014-10-30 23:05:44

Fast-growing community of higher education institutions looks to use data to help more students succeed Austin, Texas (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Civitas Learning today announced the results of its first “Pulse” survey recently conducted at its Pioneer Summit. More than 70 individuals representing more than 40 higher education institutions and systems participated in the survey. This is the first step in the ongoing effort to benchmark the burgeoning community’s work in predictive...

2014-10-29 23:10:51

NDB Advisory now offers comprehensive Austin, TX PCI QSA consulting services for central Texas merchants and service providers who store, process, and transmit sensitive cardholder data. With proven industry experience and the ability to deliver a cost-effective, efficient assessment process, all within a fixed-fee budget, NDB Advisory is Texas’ leading PCI DSS firm for Austin PCI QSA services. Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 NDB Advisory now offers comprehensive Austin, TX PCI QSA...

2014-10-29 23:08:45

Mobile commerce merchants can leverage features for the holiday shopping season. Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Apptive, the mobile commerce app platform, is excited to announce the release of Apptive 3.0. This latest version of the Apptive platform adds iOS8 support and builds on Apptive’s mobile commerce success with innovative functionality merchants can use to drive sales. Three of the most compelling new additions in Apptive 3.0 include: An enhanced, streamlined shopping...

2014-10-29 23:05:10

The University of Texas at El Paso has selected Radiant RFID’s Virtual Asset Tracker (VAT) to manage asset security and location visibility of the college’s IT assets and test equipment at multiple buildings on campus. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 The University of Texas at El Paso has selected Radiant RFID’s Virtual Asset Tracker (VAT) to manage asset security and location visibility of the college’s IT assets and test equipment at multiple buildings on campus. Radiant...

2014-10-28 23:10:53

Girlstart, the nonprofit that inspires girls’ interest and engagement in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), has received a grant from the Freescale Foundation. The grant will help support Girlstart’s innovative, nationally recognized STEM education programs, such as Girlstart After School, and enable the organization to bring high-quality STEM education to thousands of fourth and fifth-grade girls in the Central Texas community. Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 28, 2014...

2014-10-27 23:12:26

AlignLife Chiropractic Franchise Is Now Serving Communities in South Austin Austin, Tx (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 AlignLife is a chiropractic and natural health franchise focusing on their signature Five Star Services which includes Chiropractic, Toxin Elimination, Nutrition Enhancement, Hormone Balance and Weight Loss. Patient who embrace an integrated approach to health care are realizing not only results in their current symptoms but an entirely new outlook on life. “I no longer look...

2014-10-27 23:03:32

Charles E. Holman Morgellons Disease Foundation and Patients Voice Concerns Over Disturbing Portrayal of Disease and Want to Set the Record Straight Austin, TX. (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 The Charles E. Holman Morgellons Disease Foundation (The CEHMDF) received an avalanche of negative feedback concerning the show, "Criminal Minds" that aired Oct 22. A nonprofit organization committed to research, education & awareness and patient support in the battle against Morgellons...

2014-10-25 23:02:42

Consero Global, a Finance & Administration (F&A) software and services company, has received the Austin Business Journal’s 2014 Fast 50 award, which recognizes Austin’s fastest-growing private companies. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) October 25, 2014 Consero Global, a Finance & Administration (F&A) software and services company, has received the Austin Business Journal’s 2014 Fast 50 award, which recognizes Austin’s fastest-growing private companies. Consero Global helps...


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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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
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