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2014-09-22 12:31:30

Nine new plans give Chamber business members choice, affordability and guaranteed options LUBBOCK, Texas and AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health care mandates weigh heavily on the minds of Lubbock area business owners. Harnessing the power of the local business community, the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce and FirstCare Health Plans today unveiled expanded employer health plans open to Chamber business members. With 16 total plans to choose from, the 2015 Chamber...

2014-09-22 12:20:57

Mac Haik Georgetown offers detailed information on 2015 Ram 2500 and Ram 3500 in Austin, Texas AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Consumers shopping for a new truck in Texas have many vehicles to choose from. The more choices there are, the tougher the decision making process can be. Mac Haik Georgetown, a Dodge Ram dealership in Austin, Texas, is trying to help its customers choose the right heavy-duty pickup truck by preparing them for the arrival of the 2015...

2014-09-19 12:20:47

Mac Haik Georgetown reviews new Chrysler minivan in Austin, Texas AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Families searching for a new minivan are patiently awaiting the arrival of the 2015 Chrysler Town and Country in Austin, Texas at Mac Haik Georgetown. Drivers searching for a family-oriented vehicle that offers more passenger and cargo space as well as durability and versatility will find them all in the new Chrysler minivan. The 2015 Town and Country keeps its...

2014-09-19 08:28:01

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Inc. magazine has ranked Invenio Solutions(TM) NO. 2744 on its 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy--America's independent entrepreneurs. Invenio Solutions has been ranked on Inc. 5000 previously, in 2009 under their former name Lead Dogs as well as last year when they ranked at...

2014-09-18 23:08:03

Tournament To Raise Money for Student Scholarships; TexPTS To Provide Tips & Information Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Texas Physical Therapy Specialists (TexPTS) is proud to announce their sponsorship of this year’s Hispanic Physicians Association (HPA) Friends and Family Golf tournament on Saturday, September 20, 2014 in Austin, Texas. The tournament, which will take place at TopGolf from 9 AM – 12 PM, raises money for student scholarships through three golf challenges,...

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...

2014-09-18 12:27:15

Under Armour Connected Fitness(TM) apps launch with 24/7 Activity Tracking, simplified device connectivity and new iPhone® layouts AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the Under Armour Connected Fitness Team unveiled major app upgrades for iOS 8. The updates are packed with the latest health and fitness features including all-day activity tracking. The award-winning suite of apps, including MapMyRun, MapMyRide, MapMyFitness, MapMyHike, MapMyWalk, and Under Armour...

2014-09-17 23:13:27

CH3 Data's New Facility Will Host an Open House on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 from 5:30-7:30pm. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 CH3 Data today announced the opening of their state-of-the-art immersion cooling data center. CH3 Data will operate the data center with Austin-based Midas Green Technologies, Midas XCI™ immersion cooling technology. Located in downtown Austin, the new data center will offer cloud and dedicated hosting solutions. “Immersion cooling technology...

2014-09-17 23:12:45

Stretch Recipes, Inc. & Demand Food is hosting a Happy Hour Canned Food Fundraising event Downtown at the Market on 4th & Colorado on Friday September 19, 2014 from 4pm-8pm. The canned food donations received will benefit the Capital Area Food Bank of Austin. Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 The two early-staged Austin start-ups are doing their part for Feed America’s Hunger Action Month (September) to better serve the community and promote healthy food access for all....

2014-09-17 23:06:45

Payment Processor Receives Silver Stevie for Cloud-Based PayOS™ Mobile App Austin, TEXAS (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 SecureNet’s PayOS mobile app has been named a Silver Stevie Winner for Best Integrated Mobile Experience at the 12th Annual American Business Awards in San Francisco. A judging panel of more than 240 executives nationwide recognized SecureNet’s solution for better enabling frictionless, omnichannel payments technology. “We are proud to accept the Stevie Award from...


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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