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Banning The Plastic Bag

Last week Hawaii became the first in the U.S. to ban plastic shopping bags statewide. The island of Oahu, home to two-thirds of Hawaii's population, joined its neighbors in outlawing non-compostable and non-recyclable bags, effectively making it a total state ban.

Keep Austin Weird

In our home of Austin, TX, there’s a saying that might as well be the unofficial motto of the city - Keep Austin Weird. The slogan serves as a rallying cry for a town in the midst of a stretch of incredible growth and transformation. Once a sleepy haven for hippies and musicians, Austin has been booming in recent years due largely to its role as a technology hub.