Archives for February 2015

U.S. Chamber of Commerce discusses Small Business Tax Relief with Luci Miller

Last week, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce caught up with Luci to discuss her position on the Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 that passed the House of Representatives February 13, 2015. Read the article below…

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Miller Blueprint Co. rebrands to MILLER Imaging & Digital Solutions

Austin’s most established printing house, Miller Blueprint Co., is updating its name to MILLER Imaging & Digital Solutions just in time for their relocation to 1000 E. 7th Street on February 20, 2015.

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We’re Moving to the Eastside February 20th!

Our 6th Street store will be closed Friday Feb 20th for our move to the eastside. Orders uploaded and emailed will be processed through our north store, and delivered if requested. Walk-in service will be available at 10713 Metric Blvd only (512.837.8888). Thanks for your patience – and please visit us at our new location,… ... Read more...

Jupiter Rising – Does it Remind You of a Skyline?

The filmmakers behind the new movie Jupiter Rising, Lana and Andy Wachowski, are from Chicago. According to a report in the Chicago Tribune, the pair showed off their hometown in the design of the spaceships in the movie.

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Hospital vs. Storm: Designers Aim to Keep Hospitals Open During Disasters

By: Ed Avis When Hurricane Ike rolled over Galveston Island, Texas on September 13, 2008, the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) received a knock-out punch. Winds reaching 110 miles per hour pounded the 100 buildings of the 85-acre medical complex, and a 15-foot storm surge washed through the campus, flooding the lower level of… ... Read more...

Featured Artist: Janis Fowler

Our featured artist this month is Janis Fowler with her piece “Billy Stardust” featuring actor Bill Murray.

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Austin’s old power plant downtown now stunning creative office

The massive Art Deco-inspired Seaholm Power Plant in downtown Austin has long captivated the imaginations of locals and visitors alike, and now after many years of dreaming and planning the retrofitted building is almost ready for its new occupants. About 70 employees of Athenahealth — a software company — will move into the building near… ... Read more...

Behind the Paint Cans: Austin Street Art

Guest article by Gino Barasa for The Austinot. It’s five in the morning and I’m somewhere off 51st Street with Austin’s most dangerous street artists. Well, not exactly. It’s is really early and I am watching some of Austin’s finest street artists do their thing, but they aren’t actually very dangerous. In fact, they’re really a… ... Read more...