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Perry Watson

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LifeLast, Inc., which manufactures polyurethane coatings for steel water pipe, is relocating its headquarters to Pflugerville. Floyd Akers, executive director of the city's community development corporation, talks about why the company is making the move from Vancouver. “...
The head of an online software marketing company...who brought his business to Austin a few years ago...says it was one of his best decisions and things are still looking up. Court Cunningham, CEO of New York-based Yodle, says the company has more than tripled in size since he...
This weekend Austin-area cyclists are taking part in an event that organizers hope will raise one million dollars to fight a deadly disease...while honoring the man it's named for. KLBJ's Perry Watson explains. George says the nine cities are expected to attract 1,000 to 1,500...
Ellen Johnson with Austin Pets Alive says because of the recent influx of animals, the Austin Animal Center and Williamson County Regional Shelter have exceeded their capacity. “We really need their help right now. We encourage people to go to Austin Animal Center, Williamson...
The Capital Area Food Bank of Texas has taken a step that will move it toward a healthier community by implementing a tobacco-free campus policy at its facility on South Congress Avenue. The policy change, which took effect September 1, makes the Food Bank one of the largest non...
A Central Texas compounding pharmacy, under investigation by the FDA due to alleged safety violations, remains closed, but the pharmacist says they hope to reopen once the feds give the go ahead. Solano says Specialty Compounding has remained fully cooperative throughout the...
Despite the problems associated with the Affordable Care Act, Elizabeth Colvin with Insure Central Texas says the law transformed health insurance and allowed many people to obtain coverage for the first time. She says next month, others will have an opportunity to sign up. She...
When you surf the Internet, are you concerned about your privacy? The Stop information security officer says you should be, and has some advice that could help protect you. October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month and Brian Engle, the State Chief Information Security...
A new study shows that if teens are involved in sexting…there’s a good chance they’re also having sex and an Austin psychiatrist talks about the relationship between the two.