Nominees Sought for MNA Steering Committee

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The Mueller Neighborhood Association is governed by a Steering Committee whose members are elected by the general membership in annual elections. New members will be elected in November 2021, and residents are invited to stand for election. The Steering Committee is the principal governing and policy-recommending body of the association. It consists of no more than 13 and no fewer …

Dining with the Dead – A Day of the Dead Cookbook

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By Marta White In 2016, Mariana and Ian McEnroe embarked on a singular idea: create a cookbook that celebrates the food of Día de Muertos (The Day of the Dead) along with its history, traditional Mexican cuisine, and its relationship to the culture of Mexico.  The fascinating evolution of Día de Muertos into the cultural folk tradition of today has …

How can I get plugged into the Mueller Community?

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By Susan Grant Palombo So maybe you are new to Mueller (like my husband and I are) and are looking to put that Austin state of mind to work, which is about neighbors helping neighbors. Here are five ways to get plugged into the larger community with a focus on Mueller and our nearby East Austin neighborhoods, learn about the city’s key …

Flying in the Time of COVID-19

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By Shawn Collins I fly pretty much every week. Back in March 2020 I flew in the first week of the month, and then not again until April 26, 2020. That was the longest stretch I can remember where I didn’t fly. When I finally returned to the airport several weeks later in the new, COVID-19 world, it was spooky, …

Zero Waste Quarterly Questions

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By Taylor Youngblood, Mueller Zero Waste Block Leader Hi everyone, your zero waste block leader here. I’m sharing the roundup of zero waste questions I’ve received over the last several months. Is anyone taking styrofoam to the Recycle & Reuse Drop-off Center? We haven’t reactivated the Mueller Recycling Group so if you have foam and want to see if anyone …

GOOD TO KNOW 

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ANIMAL EDITION Found a pet? Post a description and picture of the pet and the date and location found on Mueller Neighbors and Austin Lost and Pets Facebook page, Nextdoor.com, and Craigslist with the words “Found DOG” or “Found CAT” at the beginning of the post. Submit a Found Animal report by calling 3-1-1 or via the 3-1-1 app. This …