Tag: corona virus

Austin-area gas prices keep plunging

Austin-area gas prices continued to drop this week, driven by a sharp decline in both oil prices and consumer demand, according to new data from industry tracking firm GasBuddy.com. The price for regular unleaded gasoline is currently $1.56 per gallon in the Austin metro area, according to GasBuddy, which surveys prices at 830 Austin-area gasoline…

Drive-thru coronavirus testing in Austin area

AUSTIN, Texas — As Texas continues to ramp up its COVID-19 testing capabilities, more and more drive-thru testing sites are starting to pop up. Here are some of the groups doing drive-thru testing in the Austin area: Austin Emergency Center Austin Emergency Center (AEC) announced that it was offering drive-thru or drive-up testing on March 30….

South By Southwest 2020 Is Canceled

Corona Virus (Covid-19) has changed the world in only a few short weeks and another major repercussion from this virus is the cancellation of South by Southwest 2020. Sadly, with SXSW being just days away it makes sense to cancel this years arts and technology festival since it draws thousands of fans from around the…