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Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

Texas incentives lure video game companies

In the lobby of the Twisted Pixel Games studio in Austin, a futuristic motorcycle welcomes visitors with an electric blue glow. The robotic motorcycle stars in LocoCycle, a new video game produced almost entirely in Texas.

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

Perry calls for $1.6 billion in business tax cuts

With less than two months remaining in the 83rd legislative session, Gov. Rick Perry on Monday called on state lawmakers to find $1.6 billion to give Texas businesses relief from the state’s franchise tax.

Monday, September 14th, 2009

Grande wins customer service award

Grande Communications won the Texas Gas Service sponsored "Customer Service Award" at the ninth annual Greater Austin Business Awards presented by the Austin Chamber of Commerce.

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2008

Hays CISD Channel: Lehman student to read essay at Austin Chamber

Lehman High School senior Victor Martinez has been chosen from among numerous students in local school districts to read his college scholarship essay to the Austin Chamber of Commerce.