Local Insights

follow @BDOEROCKS Michael Harman and Derin Stewart from the Young Men’s Business League of Austin stopped by Local Insights to tell you about the 2 nd Ann. Sunshine Run, May 3 rd , at Auditorium Shores. This is more than a day of running, the proceeds will go to benefit the...
follow @BDOEROCKS Did you know that 58% of the residents of Travis County are overweight or obese? CRAZY! Do something positive for your health in the month of April with the Million Mile Month . Steve Amos tells you how this idea was born, and how you can win cool prizes and...
follow @BDOEROCKS Officer Chris Frierson, Deputy Rodney Blackmon, and Tiffany Curnutt, stopped by Local Insights to tell you all about the 2 nd Annual Capital of Texas Police Motorcycle Chute Out. Do you know what a Police Rodeo is? Well, May 29-30 at Cabela’s in Buda, Texas,...
follow @BDOEROCKS Kim Chadwick, Court Operations Manager, stopped by to tell all you Rowdy Rockers how to take care of your outstanding warrants during The Great Texas Warrant Round Up! Starting March 7th, hundreds of courts and law Enforcement Agencies will be coordinating a...
follow @BDOEROCKS Co-founder of Therapy Works , Kellen Von Houser, and Volunteer Extraordinaire, Paige Buechley, share the unbelievable story from 2008 on the inspiration behind starting an organization that helps both abused and neglected children, and horses, heal. Hear about...
follow @BDOEROCKS I caught up with the Muscular Dystrophy Association of Austin to find out exactly what a neuromuscular disease is, and how MDA - Austin is helping thousands of family's battle against them. Plus, I introduce you to Mario. His son Amadeo was diagnosed with...
FOLLOW @BDOEROCKS The Flatwater Foundation's Mission Statement is simple: The Flatwater Foundation is a dedicated to providing those diagnosed with cancer, their families and loved ones access to mental health therapy and family support. This includes access to both traditional...
When I first heard of Keep Austin Fed , and how they pick up and deliver surplus food to Austinites who need it, I thought to myself, why doesn't everybody do this?!? Now I hear they're collecting over 40,000 pounds of food a month and need more volunteers to help keep up with...
Since 1975 the Texas Humane Legislation Network has been working hard to protect animals in the state of Texas. Stacy Sutton Kerby, THLN Government Liaison, stopped by Local Insights to share the success stories from the past legislative session, and let you know how you can...