Thinking about a mortgage? A car loan?— the release today of the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s meeting — may affect you. The reveal indicates whether the Fed Reserve will raise interest rates in March, a move that will almost inevitably lead to higher lending costs and would continue the increase in rates started in December after a year’s break.
In California, Rescuers chest-deep in water steered boats full of people, some with babies and pets, on yestersday from a San Jose neighborhood inundated by water from an overflowing creek. At least 225 residents were taken to dry land. Thankfully, that area is expected to have a dry day today.
A fourth tornado is confirmed to have hit Hays and Travis counties Sunday night, traveling from Niederwald to Mustang Ridge. The National Weather Service say the two tornadoes were responsible for much of the damage in the area.
Victims from this week’s storm can get up to 30-days of free storage. U-Haul offering free storage for storm victims. U-Haul stores also offer storm recovery supplies such as like boxes, tarps, propane and propane tanks.
Because of all our fall and winter rains and the warmer than usual weather in February, you might be seeing some bluebonnets earlier than usual.
Four men from the Austin area who were on a golf vacation in Australialost their lives when the plane they were in crashed into a shopping mall. The pilot also died. The pilot had called mayday on his radio citing a catastrophic engine failure.