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Travis County Voter Registration Ends October 5th
September 24, 2020
The window to register to vote in Travis County is ending in the next few weeks. The deadline to have your registration post marked is October 5th. To find out more details on mail-in...
SXSW Announces Online Aspect For 2021
September 23, 2020
In order to navigate the challenges the novel virus has offered, SXSW has announced an online aspect for 2021. This, however, does not rule out the possibility for an in-person SXSW. To learn more...
Trail of Lights 2020 Set As Drive Thru
September 22, 2020
At the Austin City Counsel meeting late last week, the vote ended with agreeing to make the annual Trail of Lights a drive thru experience this year. The event typically draws hundreds of thousands...
Brushes With Cancer 2020 Virtual Event
September 21, 2020
The 2020 Twist Out Cancer event in Austin is going virtual. They will be hosting Brushes with Cancer, a unique approach to the stories that behind a diagnosis. This year will feature 32 artists...
Fitness Instructors Promote Right to Vote with Fit2Vote
September 15, 2020
Fit2Vote is a non-partisan campaign founded by Jennie Bender. Bender and other local fitness instructors have come together to promote voting in the Austin area. It’s aim is to reconnect Austinites with their right...
Council Approves Phase 1 of Aquifer Storage and Recovery Project
September 11, 2020
Council approves phase 1 of project that could store 60,000 acre-feet of water underground by 2040 According to Austin Chronicle, the City Council has approved the first phase of an aquifer storage and recovery...
National Ovarian Cancer Coalition to Host its Annual Together In Teal – No Boundaries National Broadcast Celebration
September 10, 2020
The National Ovarian Cancer Coalition is set to host its 2020 Together in TEAL – No Boundaries,  National Broadcast Celebration on Saturday, September 26, at 6 p.m. CT. The organization’s event is held to...
Marathon Kids Named Beneficiary of Austin’s 44th Statesman Cap 10K in 2021
September 3, 2020
The 44th annual Statesman Capitol 10,000, presented by Baylor Scott & White Health and scheduled for Sunday, April 11, 2021, names Marathon Kids as the race beneficiary. One dollar from every Cap 10k registration...
Party For The Parks By Austin Parks Foundation – September 30, 2020
August 27, 2020
Party For The Parks will be a special at-home edition this year.  The event will have a live stream hosted by Austin’s own Andy Langer and will include a unique to-go culinary experience from...
2020 Running Event Cancelled
August 17, 2020
Due to ongoing health and safety issues related to COVID-19, The Running Event 2020 Edition has been cancelled.  Next year’s event will take place in Austin, TX November 30 – December 2, 2021.
Fit Body Boot Camp Now Open In Austin
August 10, 2020
North Austin is now home to Fit Body Boot Camp!  Join them for their Fit Body 28 day Stronger Together At Home Challenge for only $38.  Check out more information below.
ACC To Play 11 Game Schedule…If Health Guidance Allows
August 6, 2020
The ACC Football schedule was announced and will include an 11-game schedule with a single non-conference game.  The season will begin Thursday Sept. 10, 2020.  Here we go!
Planet Fitness Will Require Face Masks Starting In August
July 29, 2020
On Tuesday, Planet Fitness announced a mandate that will require face masks inside all of the company’s 1,450 locations in North America and Australia beginning August 1, 2020.  They will provide disposable masks to...
Delicious Chicken w/ Rice Recipe From PrepYoSelf
July 21, 2020
We love this recipe from! Caribbean Chicken with Turmeric Rice Pilaf Ingredients Chicken 1 cup pineapple chunks (can use fresh, frozen, or canned) 4 each leg quarters 1 tsp garlic powder 1 tsp paprika 1 tsp ground all spice 1/2 tsp nutmeg 1 tsp cayenne pepper 1 tsp brown sugar...
More “Healthy Streets” in Austin for Walking, Running & Biking
July 14, 2020
More streets around Austin, TX have been closed to vehicular traffic to allow space for running, walking & biking while maintaining safe social distancing.  The closures are a continuation of the Austin Transportation Department...
ACL Music Festival Will Not Happen in 2020
July 2, 2020
ACL Music Festival is now scheduled for October 1-3 & October 8-10, 2021.  “The health and safety of our fans, artists, partners, staff and the entire Austin community remains our highest priority,” states ACL’s ...
Meet New CrossFit Owner Eric Roza
June 25, 2020
Eric Roza, former Datalogix CEO, will close on the purchase of CrossFit Inc. next month.  Eric hopes to move CrossFit in a positive direction.
Power Your Purpose 5K Virtual Run This Weekend
June 24, 2020
The Power Your Purpose 5K Virtual Run is set to begin Saturday, June 27th.  The event benefits The Whole Planet Foundation and has raised over $46,000!  Run for a cause this weekend by registering...
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