Latest Travis County, Texas Stories

2011-09-02 12:00:00

IBM Uptown Classic 10K, benefiting the YMCA of Austin, slated for October 2, 2011. AUSTIN, Texas (PRWEB) September 02, 2011 Amplify Credit Union is again a key sponsor of the IBM Uptown Classic 10K presented by Lukeâs Locker. The race is scheduled for October 2, 2011. Now in its 12th year, the race benefits the YMCA of Austin, a nonprofit organization with eight branches in Travis and Hays counties. Amplify was founded more than forty years ago as IBM Texas Employees Federal...

2011-06-09 15:54:00

AUSTIN, Texas, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Standard Pacific Homes (NYSE: SPF) is grand opening its newest community in the Austin area, Cypress Ridge at Rough Hollow in Lakeway, this Saturday, June 11. Standard Pacific's Cypress Ridge offers homebuyers the unique opportunity to own a beautiful and spacious brand new home in the Hill Country's destination master plan community at a value that is hard to believe. Rough Hollow's premier resort-style amenities, including a marina/yacht...

2011-04-12 15:02:00

AUSTIN, Texas, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Students from four Texas schools are playing an important part in building Circuit of the Americas, future home of Formula 1(TM) and MotoGP(TM) Grand Prix World Championships. Texas A&M University, St. Edward's University, Huston-Tillotson University and Del Valle ISD are participating in unique partnership programs linking classroom learning to practical application work occurring at the construction site. (Logo:...

2010-11-16 00:00:45

Austin Recovery, the largest drug and alcohol treatment center in Texas, provides a new home for the CRADLES program after former parent organization, Family Connections, disintegrated in scandal. Austin, TX (PRWEB) November 15, 2010 Soon after the shocking disintegration of the Family Connections agency, Austin Recovery, the largest drug and alcohol treatment center in Central Texas, opened its doors to the CRADLES Program and its clients. Now the Children's Bureau, a U.S. Government...

Word of the Day
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.