Kids get a taste of entrepreneurship on Lemonade Day

Austin consistently ranks as one of top entrepreneurial cities in the country. What better way to keep the spirit going than to pass it on to the next generation? Over 10,000 budding young entrepreneurs will be learning valuable business lessons while serving up lemonade as part of the second annual Lemonade Day. This Sunday, May [...]

Krav Maga for self-defense and fitness

In my ever-expanding quest to find a great workout, I stumbled upon Krav Maga (KM). No matter what level athlete you are-or aren’t-KM is an excellent way to get in shape. Plus, not only do you get a great workout, but you also learn very practical self-defense techniques as well. In Bratislava, during the 1930’s, [...]

Justine’s: A French story d’amour

Tucked away among the factories and warehouses on East Fifth Street, you will find a house with a pétanque, or bocce ball, court and garden tables. As you walk through the courtyard, you begin to smell the aroma of butter and garlic.  A few more steps and you are greeted with the sound of classic [...]

Hispanic Chamber, Doggett, Acevedo host Celebrando awards

Over 900 of Central Texas’ most influential leaders are expected to share in the culmination of another successful year for the Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GAHCC) at their 37th annual signature event, Celebrando Austin. Congressman Lloyd Doggett and Police Chief Art Acevedo will serve as honorary co-chairs of the March 6 event at [...]