Who Needs Some Healthy Energy?

  I like smoothies but they have to be sweet. I tend to go for the fruit based ones. I love Jamba Juice just for that reason. Because most people are on go, I want to share a smoothie recipe you can make at home to get your energy up for whatever you need to do. Plus it’s healthy. Morning Sunshine Smoothie Packed with vitamin … Continue reading Who Needs Some Healthy Energy?

AFD: Basketball Camp for At-Risk Youth this Thursday

WHO:                   Austin African-American Firefighters Association’s (AAAFFA) Basketball Camp WHAT:                 More than 150 kids from throughout Austin (primarily East Austin) attend this free three-day camp to learn both the fundamentals of basketball and fire safety. Additionally, the firefighters involved take the opportunity to talk to them about what it takes to become a firefighter, hoping to spark interest in the profession. WHEN:                 Thursday, July 28, 2016 … Continue reading AFD: Basketball Camp for At-Risk Youth this Thursday

Travis County saves taxpayer money with bond refinancing

To save Travis County taxpayer dollars and capitalize on historically low interest rates, Travis County refinanced bonds to provide more than $12 million in savings through fiscal year 2030.  Travis County is committed to effective, efficient and affordable local government, and achieving that goal requires thoughtful and well-timed financing. “I am thrilled that Travis County is meeting its affordability goals by increasing cost savings for … Continue reading Travis County saves taxpayer money with bond refinancing