Celebrating Eid in Mueller

Brian Gramling Front Porch Flyer

By Saamiya Seraj “By the way, Eid Mubarak!” my neighbor waved at me as we finished our conversation and were going our respective ways.  I paused for a second, taken aback by the fact that he knew it was Eid. I’m not sure what my expression looked like at the time, but I must have had the biggest grin on …

Which Would You Choose: Friendship, a Good Time, or Pétanque? 

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By Ted Herr What if you could have all three at the same time? Several times a week, a group of Mueller residents and their friends choose all three whenever they gather for a game of pétanque (pronounced “pay tonk”) at the Mueller Browning Hangar.   I had the opportunity to meet with four of them, including Mueller resident Gayla Slikas, …

How to Get to Q2 Stadium for Austin FC Matches

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By Shawn Collins Austin FC, the new Major League Soccer club in Austin, is finally playing at home at the soccer-specific Q2 Stadium near the Domain. The season started with eight games on the road as they completed the stadium, and now we’re in for a summer and fall of matches in Austin. In late May, Austin FC and Austin …

The Buy Nothing Project

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By Taylor Youngblood, Mueller Zero Waste Block Leader The Buy Nothing Project Mission: We offer people a way to give and receive, share, lend, and express gratitude through a worldwide network of hyper-local gift economies in which the true wealth is the web of connections formed between people who are real-life neighbors. ~From buynothingproject.org/about/mission-and-principles The Buy Nothing Project is a …