"...Acquired by the city in February 1964, the 360-acre Greer Islands in the upper reaches of Lake Worth on the West Fork of the Trinity River were the beginning of an ambitious and ongoing project. As leases began to expire along the northwestern bank of the lake, the city began buying the properties before the landscape could be changed forever...."
"...ASA will assist with case management, including registering for various benefits, counseling and referral, food bank and nutrition needs, and legal issues. ASA's Sansing Dental Clinic will provide oral health care; call 479-6633...."
"...Imagine the day when you finally pay off the 30-year mortgage on your house, and it is yours, free and clear, except for property taxes. (I guess that means that joint ownership of your house now involves only two parties you and the county instead of three you, the county, and the bank but I digress.)..."
"...Her devotion to her daughters led her to leave her position on the group's board to spend some quality time with the girls. Contributions may be sent to: The Pam, Shannon, & Katie Lychner Memorial Fund, Attn.: Sue Cook, c/o Riverway Bank, PO Box 56667, Houston, TX 77256..."
"...It's also far more affordable than most people are expecting. While the headline-grabbing Oculus Rift may be a bank-buster, Google Cardboard will convert a standard smartphone into a VR-ready headset for the price of a cup of coffee and a cookie..."
"...The W Hotel's Trace will also host live music on its patio. Many retailers will donate 10% of sales made during those hours to a number of charities, including the Capital Area Food Bank of Central Texas, Project Transitions, Austin Pets Alive!, and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation..."
"...What hasn't yet been a part of the city's highlighted proposals are $1.1 million in cuts to the city's social service contracts. Mostly, it's a reduction in unallocated funding for various entities and causes – youth services, HIV service providers, and others – plus a reduction in funding for Ending Community Homelessness Coalition and cuts to the food bank Caritas, funding the city hopes to replace with federal stimulus money...."
"...• Local label Chicken Ranch Records has issued two characteristically off-kilter holiday singles – the Emotron's "Santa Clause (I Still Believe in You)" and Savanteous Q Malmsteen's "What Do You Get a Wookie for Christmas" – whose proceeds are benefiting the Austin Area Food Bank. Check out www.chickenranchrecords.com. Easter Everywhere..."
"...Is That All There Is? In January 2003, when TCB inherited the task of reporting Austin's music news from friend/mentor/ex-roommate Ken Lieck, he had a girlfriend, good credit, a decent bank-account balance, a clean driving record, and a relatively healthy liver. Today, some 227 columns later, he doesn't..."
"...Getting right with Jah will be San Marcos' Carlton Pride and Joe "King" Carrasco, Dallas' Spoonfed Tribe, Houston's D.R.U.M., Minneapolis' Dred I Dread, and locals Azul, Fire & Isis, Echo Squad, Stop the Truck, and Tribal Nation. Admission is $7 plus two nonperishable items for the Capital Area Food Bank; two-day passes are available for $10..."
"...but you better get the ball on the green. It's steeply banked on all sides..."
"...Eventually, Wheatsville outgrew its warehouse location and began scouting around for a new site, settling on the Guadalupe building, a former Kash-Karry grocery. Funding for the 1981 move came from a Co-op Bank loan of $145,000 and some $200,000 in loans from members..."
"...Though the Arriagas would like to continue to add stores and maybe even begin to franchise their operation, they claim to have no master plan for expansion. They took an initial loan for expansion from a bank using Yoli's teacher retirement savings as collateral, but other than that they've never had any investor funding or large loans..."
"...2) Ann has an MBA and has extensive fiscal and management experience at the federal and state level. She was part of an FDIC senior management team that oversaw four states and dealt with solvency issues facing 1,500 financial institutions, ranging from small town banks to multi-billion dollar institutions..."
"...Austin Chronicle: More or less, the movie is about the battle over Barton Springs and its aftereffects. So you've chosen to open with a shot of the Frost Bank Tower under construction...."
"...I request that the children of Kirby School (and the children of the entire North University Neighborhood Association) take a moment out of each day at their respective schools and bow their heads for a moment of silence to reflect upon the power of the Almighty Dollar. We as parents would like to thank Mike McHone and the developers of the Villas of Guadalupe for teaching our children the importance of having the biggest bank account...."
"...Miguel Ancira Occupation: senior coordinator, Capital One Bank Experience: city commissioner (Immigrant Affairs), community banker, entrepreneur Issues: education, economic opportunities/small business support, transportation miguelancira.com (FB) Miguel Ancira..."
"...Once the fun of opening the mail was over, Nick lost interest in the checks. Not being able to stand it, and with our bank right across the street, I started preparing a daily deposit..."
"..."Feast on the Flood Cuisine" is what they call it, and that's no lie. Though the first lunch, eaten on the bank at Talley, was simple, it was delicious and plentiful; ham and turkey, different cheeses, many jars of pickled stuff, breads and rolls, oysters, all fresh and laid out on cloth-covered tables..."
"...Not only do local entities not represent the polity's economy, but, no matter where you live, most people do their shopping (and many do their eating) at the same outlets you find in Snyder. They bank with the same banks..."