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2014-07-25 23:05:41

Brooklyn's Reactive wins first-ever Digital Campaign of the Year at industry’s top honors for indie and small agencies with less than 150 employees. Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 San Francisco's MUH-TAY-ZIK|HOF-FER last night was named Small Agency of the Year at the 2014 Ad Age Small Agency Awards, the premier honors saluting outstanding work created by independent shops with 150 or fewer employees. The Small Agency Awards were launched six years ago by Ad Age, the leading...

2014-07-24 12:23:38

Noesis also taps former US Department of Energy Finance Expert Michael Park as VP of project finance to secure project financing for growing list of Noesis Partners AUSTIN, Texas, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Noesis Energy, the industry-leading financing platform for energy efficiency projects, continued to capitalize on the demand for financing of commercial and industrial (C&I) energy efficiency projects such as lighting upgrades and HVAC retrofits. During Q2 of 2014,...

2014-07-24 08:29:47

Austinites Can Serenade Wendy's Beloved Pretzel Bun and Create Their Own Music Video AUSTIN, Texas, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHEN: Thursday, July 24 5- 9 p.m. WHERE: Wendy's® Restaurant 619 N I-35 (at 7(th) St.) Austin, Texas 78702 WHAT: Wendy's is bringing its #PretzelLoveSongs Karaoke Booth to Austin for pretzel bun fans to sing their hearts out for the return of Wendy's Pretzel Bacon Cheeseburger and Pretzel Pub Chicken sandwiches. Consumers will be able to create a music video...

2014-07-23 23:31:20

Always Safe combines comprehensive in-home care during the day with a fall detection system for evenings and nights. Always Best Care staff will work with your loved one on exercise routines to maintain flexibility and dexterity, monitor nutritional intake to maintain strength, help them with daily activities of living, and adhere to safety precautions and their care plan. Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 For seniors needing evening protection from falls but not evening or overnight...

2014-07-23 23:23:34

LIVESTRONG houses PAF representative in its Cancer Navigation Center. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 For the past nine years, the LIVESTRONG Foundation and Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) have been working in tandem to help thousands of cancer patients and survivors understand their insurance options, facilitate access to care, and help survivors connect to resources dealing with work discrimination issues. In 2014, the two foundations expanded their partnership to include...

2014-07-23 23:16:36

Hopper Foods LLC, which specializes in energy snacks made from nutritious insects, is launching a new Kickstarter campaign on July 23, 2014, for its latest range of health bars. Cricket flour is a sustainable source of complete, high quality protein with very low water and feed requirements. It is the future of food. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Hopper Foods LLC, which specializes in energy snacks made from nutritious insects, is launching a new Kickstarter campaign on July 23,...

2014-07-23 23:02:49

Seven TexPTS Therapists Receive Board Certification in June 2014 Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Texas Physical Therapy Specialists (TexPTS) is proud to announce that seven physical therapists from their Westlake, Westgate, Liberty Hill, Parmer, Balcones, and Georgetown clinics have received training and earned the professional designation of Orthopaedic Certified Specialist (OCS) or Sports Certified Specialist (SCS) this June. Adriana Juarez, PT, DPT, OCS, Tony Lauretta, PT, DPT, OCS,...

2014-07-22 08:29:26

Q1Media Delivers 916 Million Video Ads in May 2014 AUSTIN, Texas, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Q1Media's AdExcite((TM)) Video Platform breaks a record once again by delivering 916 million paid U.S. video ads in June, achieving more than a 27% improvement on its record highs for April. The Austin-based company's total unique user reach in the U.S. jumped a spot to #6 while total video ads served climbed to #7 according to comScore's Video Metrix. Q1Media Founder Bill Wiemann said,...

2014-07-21 23:01:38

Enhancements give developers access to a single stack of development-language-agnostic APIs for both card-present and card-not-present transactions, allowing for easier integration across all channels. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 SecureNet™ is introducing new API integrations to its innovative payment platform. Now, developers using SecureNet have access to a single stack of APIs, allowing integration for all types of transactions, in all development languages, across all...

2014-07-18 08:21:55

AUSTIN, Texas, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Interactive energy platform developer, Innovari, announced today that chief financial officer, Judd Rabb has been named Austin Business Journal's 2014 CFO of the Year in the "Small Private Company" category. The CFO of the Year Awards recognize the achievements of Austin area's top CFOs. Rabb was honored for outstanding performance in his role as a financial professional, for his leadership and for his community involvement in the city of...


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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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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