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2014-07-29 12:30:54

Austin TX Dating and Matchmaking Service is turning five AUSTIN, Texas, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- July 2014 marks Austin's premier matchmaking service Something More's fifth anniversary. Since opening the doors in 2009, Something More has facilitated nearly 2,000 introductions and helped create 100's of successful relationships. Something More's fifth anniversary is a testament to Austinites' priority: finding love and happiness. (Photo -...

2014-07-29 12:22:41

Mac Haik Georgetown dealerships sell new Ford Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram AUSTIN, Texas, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Mac Haik Auto Group is changing the way consumers buy new and used cars by proving them with multiple locations and a wide range of vehicle brands. Mac Haik Ford Lincoln Georgetown and Mac Haik Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram in Austin, Texas give drivers an excellent selection of the newest and most innovative cars, trucks, sports cars and SUVs from the auto industry's...

2014-07-28 23:11:48

Seasoned Executives Join Digital Health Leader to Accelerate Adoption of Its Referral Management and Patient Engagement Platform Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 LeadingReach, a referral management and patient engagement platform for the entire healthcare ecosystem, today announced the expansion of its executive team with the appointment of Tony Frey as Chief Operations Officer and Duke Browning as Vice President of Engineering. These executives will help the company be better able to...

2014-07-28 23:06:06

Customers receive $85 rebate and energy savings when Wi-Fi-enabled thermostat is installed. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 High summer temperatures can take a toll on energy use in Texas. In its second year, Austin Energy is taking steps to help conserve energy while summer demands are high. With its Power Partner Thermostat program, Austin Energy is working with smart thermostat maker, ecobee, to help customers lower their energy bill and participate in demand response events. When...

2014-07-28 16:26:21

A Austin, TX Board Certified physician specializing in Plastic Surgery, Dr. Ashley Gordon, is a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for 2014. AUSTIN, Texas, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., America's trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, has selected Austin's Plastic Surgery specialist Dr. Ashley Gordon for inclusion in its highly selective list of Regional Top Doctors this year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140728/130532 Castle Connolly...

2014-07-28 08:29:50

New clinic has physician on-site from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. daily AUSTIN, Texas, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MedSpring Urgent Care, an Austin-based health care provider, opened a new walk-in clinic at 517 S. Lamar Blvd., Austin, TX 78704 on Saturday, July 26. The Barton Springs urgent care clinic is located on the southeast corner of Barton Springs Rd. and S. Lamar Blvd. and has a doctor on-site from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. daily, including weekends and holidays. With existing locations in the...

2014-07-28 08:21:09

Don't Let Losing Your Car Keys Ruin Your Family's Summer Vacation AUSTIN, Texas, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Now that the temperature is sizzling and the kids are out on summer break, it is vacation season in Texas. And, according to Orbitz, 77 percent of Americans are planning on taking a vacation this summer. And nearly half of those vacations are with the kids and that usually means a road trip. So load up your car and get going. But don't forget, that besides gassing up the...

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...


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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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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