Here’s an idea for a late Summer/almost Fall getaway. Saturday, September 20th is ‘Conquer the Coast’. Some call this one of the toughest stretches, but one of the prettiest in Texas. It leaves from Whataburger Field and takes cyclists all through the Corpus Christi Bay area. Why ride? It promotes a green healthy lifestyle. It also supports the Corpus Christi Chamber Foundation with it’s mission to continue to bring events like this to Corpus Christi. Also supporting local programs! Click here for more 411.…Read More
It’s not your imagination – you have been paying more for electricity this year. Driven by large increases in the Northeast, U.S. residential electricity prices took their biggest leap in five years during the first six months of this year, the government said on Tuesday.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration said pinpointing all the factors behind the 3.2 percent increase in the nationwide average residential price of electricity, to 12.3 cents per kilowatt hour, can be difficult in such a big, complex market.…Read More
Many taxi trips in cities could be shared, cutting down travel time and attendant pollution, according to a new study. But will riders want to pair up?…Read More
The Wilderness Act celebrates its 50th anniversary this month. The act created our National Wilderness Preservation System and a means by which Americans can protect wilderness. It is now considered one of America’s greatest conservation achievements.