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FASHION

Get Fit or Get fat launches fall fitness line

Posted  September 27, 2013  by  Jon E. Garrett

Get Fit or Get Fat CEO Iriel Franklin, who had a hand in designing all of her signature line – often coming up with the vision in her head then collaborating with an experienced designer to complete each piece – said the signature hoodies are her favorite new item. “They just really sum up the […]

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NEWS

The REBELLION has begun

Posted  September 18, 2013  by  Jon E. Garrett

It’s been awhile since I’ve graced these electronic pages with my presence and for that I am truly sorry, but sometimes a man has to put one passion on hold while he builds bridges toward the future. That’s what 2014 has been about for me, expanding on existing dreams, working towards new ones and setting the […]

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TECHNOLOGY

Custom-made man: Oscar Cordova wants to change the way you see your iPhone

Posted  January 21, 2013  by  Jon E. Garrett

What does it take to be a trailblazer – Is it a unique idea, or just the will to execute one? Oscar Cordova did not take the traditional path to business success. The 29-year-old Garland Texas native doesn’t have a MBA – or a college degree for that matter, but what he does have is […]

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College Football

Some football talk to start the new year with my favorite Australian sports blog

Posted  January 6, 2013  by  Jon E. Garrett

hashtagsportsau: #Sports Podcast – Episode #1 We talk #FOOTBALL with former Longhorn linebacker Jon Garrett #NFL #Playoffs #CollegeFootball #JohnnyManziel #Romo #Tebow #RayLewis #RG3 #RussellWilson #HASHTAGSPORTS

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LIFE

Tupac breaks down the Jewish tradition of Hanukkah

Posted  November 30, 2012  by  Jon E. Garrett

With December just a day away people are starting to get into the holiday spirit Christmas trees are sprouting up everywhere, “The Nutcracker” is being staged at venues around the country and you can’t walk into a mall without hearing a Christmas jingle or two. There are, however, many among us who see the hubbub around them but either […]

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I burn the old ones every year when I get the new ones.

If you’re gonna go out, go out on top

Following the example of my good friend and former Pflugerville Pflag sports editor, Chris Grant, who left Cox after taking well-deserved employee of the month honors earlier this June, it looks like old Jon is leaving the Aus...
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Like baseball, learn more about it from a guy who has mastered the art of storytelling

Two of my favorite things in the world are watching a good baseball game and reading a good book. That’s why I’m pretty excited to see one of my favorite former freelancers, during my time as sports editor of the Ro...
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Stony Point alumni, friends, fans and anyone in Central Texas who wants to make a difference

Via Robert Stephenson: Weston is a 2009 Grad from Stony Point. If you are on this list, it is because I believe he touched your life or your childs life in some way. He is very Charismatic, he was the one who lead the Blue Crew...
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Mom and I in better times

Big things have small beginnings

Whether you first heard the title of this post as a flippant line thrown out in the middle of a beautiful, if overambitious, movie epic, in the classic “Lawrence of Arabia,” or at your grandfather’s knee –...
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