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Help make our streets safer

Help make our streets saferAbout our safe driving initiative
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  • 3 months ago
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Rachel's Challenge

Rachel's ChallengeStart a chain reaction
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
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Photos: 15th Annual Komen Race for the Cure

Photos: 15th Annual Komen Race for the CureCheck out this slideshow of Central Texans and breast cancer survivors coming out to run in one of Austin's most popular events, the Komen Race for the Cure!
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  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
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Meet the Authors: Major talent supports small town library

Meet the Authors: Major talent supports small town libraryIf you enjoy reading, you have an opportunity this weekend to visit with a dozen authors who share a love of the printed word. "Evening with the Authors" supports Lockhart's Dr. Eugene Clark Library.
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  • 10 hours, 27 minutes ago
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Spirit of Caring

Spirit of CaringHonoring exemplary work being done at Dell Children's Medical Center.
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  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
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Rachel's Challenge: Promoting kindness

Rachel's Challenge: Promoting kindnessRachel's Challenge is a program which aims to stop bullying in schools and create an atmosphere of kindness among students. It was started in honor of Rachel Scott, the first student killed in the 1999 Columbine High School massacre.
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  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
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Playing it safe on social media: Tips for parents and teens

Playing it safe on social media: Tips for parents and teensLocal teens reveal what they do online and the problems they've experienced. A dad offers his safety tips.
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
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Hundreds celebrate Juneteenth in downtown Austin

Hundreds celebrate Juneteenth in downtown AustinHundreds celebrate Juneteenth in downtown Austin
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Race for the Cure

Project Pink combines fashion and philanthropy

Project Pink combines fashion and philanthropyHigh fashion meets philanthropy this weekend in Austin with Project Pink – a fashion show that puts a purpose behind design by raising money for breast cancer research.
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  • 1 year ago
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Thousands participate in March of Dimes March for Babies

Thousands participate in March of Dimes March for BabiesAbout 10,000 Central Texans joined the movement to help babies who are born premature or sick at the March of Dimes March for Babies Saturday at Auditorium Shores.
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  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
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Special event at Wildflower Center honors Lady Bird Johnson

Special event at Wildflower Center honors Lady Bird JohnsonSunday was Lady Bird Johnson Tribute Day. Dozens of families, friends and nature lovers walk around one of Austin's most beloved spots, The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center.
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  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
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Your chance to empower next generation of givers

Your chance to empower next generation of giversWhat will it take to inspire the next generation of community leaders? One local organization believes in nurturing the compassion in young people that leads to committed philanthropy in adults.
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  • 7 months, 1 week ago
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Local nonprofit helps seniors stay independent; volunteers needed

Local nonprofit helps seniors stay independent; volunteers neededAustin’s oldest and largest senior transportation service entered the new year with a new name and has sounded the call for volunteers.
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  • 9 months ago
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Party for Good honors Austin nonprofits

Party for Good honors Austin nonprofitsThe numerous nonprofit organizations who improve our community have their own source of support: Greenlights for Nonprofit Success. Greenlights accelerates other nonprofits' impact with in-depth resources, workshops, and professional development.
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  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
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Thousands run in 15th Komen Race for the Cure

Thousands run in 15th Komen Race for the CureThousands came out Sunday morning for the 15th annual Komen Race for the Cure.KVUE meteorologist Ilona McCauley was there to watch the race, and give us a check of today's forecast.
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  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
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Komen Austin Race for the Cure celebrates 15 years

Komen Austin Race for the Cure celebrates 15 yearsSusan G. Komen's Austin Race for the Cure celebrated 15 years of raising money to help breast cancer survivors in Central Texas.
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  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
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Area food banks to benefit this weekend

Area food banks to benefit this weekendPeople you know suffer from hunger and you may not even be aware. But you can help outnumber hunger and all it takes is feeding your own family and about two minutes of your time online.
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  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
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Zilker residents prepare for busy ACL weekend

Zilker residents prepare for busy ACL weekendThe Austin City Limits music festival will kick off two weekends of live music this Friday. Organizers have been working closely with neighbors to try to cut back on complaints and keep everyone happy.
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  • 13 hours, 24 minutes ago
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Komen Austin in partnership with APD

Komen Austin in partnership with APDOfficers will be sporting a little more color in their uniforms this month.
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Blood Center of Central Texas asks for blood platelet donations

Blood Center of Central Texas asks for blood platelet donationsThose who suffer from Leukemia and other cancers and premature babies are just some of the patients who rely heavily on blood platelet donations.
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  • 6 days, 9 hours ago
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KLRU-TV awarded $200,000 community grant for education

KLRU-TV awarded $200,000 community grant for educationOn Wednesday KLRU-TV was awarded a $200,000 community service grant to raise awareness about Central Texas high school dropout rates.
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  • 6 days, 12 hours ago
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'Waste free by 2040': City enters next phase in recycling ordinance

'Waste free by 2040': City enters next phase in recycling ordinanceA recycling ordinance adopted by the Austin City Council in 2012 is entering its next phase to ensure more Austin business will be in business to recycle, according to a news release Tuesday by the Austin Resource Recovery.
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  • 1 week ago
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Central Texas boy's birthday wish helps hospitalized children

Central Texas boy's birthday wish helps hospitalized childrenA Central Texas boy is ready to celebrate his upcoming birthday.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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Food Bank seeks to raise $10M in 10 months

Food Bank seeks to raise $10M in 10 monthsAs Central Texas continues to grow, so do the demands on the Capital Area Food Bank. A new, larger facility is planned.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
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Austin police patrol high crime area on foot

Austin police patrol high crime area on footPolice are patrolling one of Austin's high crime neighborhoods on foot, and results show it's making a big difference there.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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Elementary schools join 'Meatless Monday' movement

Elementary schools join 'Meatless Monday' movement"Meatless Monday" is just what it sounds like: A day without meat. It's a trend happening across the nation, and Dripping Springs ISD is trying it out -- and cooking up some controversy.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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Ray Rice video sparks domestic violence conversation

Ray Rice video sparks domestic violence conversationThe incident with Ray Rice has people talking, and those who assist women and men in escaping domestic violence hope others use this as a springboard to get help.
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  • 3 weeks ago
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Program gives Del Valle students weekend meals

Program gives Del Valle students weekend mealsAn Austin program makes sure some Del Valle students get nutritious meals on the weekend.
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
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New rideshare program is free for UT students downtown

New rideshare program is free for UT students downtownThursday night is the first night any student at the University of Texas can chose to get a free ride home after drinking downtown. It's a pilot program called Safe Ride made possible through UT's Student Government and car service company uRide.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
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2014 March for Babies

2014 March for Babies2014 March for Babies
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  • 4 months ago