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Austin FC's first-ever match is just around the corner, and we're just as excited as you are!

In Austonia's commitment to covering the first major league pro sport in Austin, Senior Producer Sonia Garcia and I will head to LA to watch the opening match vs. LAFC.

We understand what a special opportunity this is, which is why we're going to share our experience as much as possible. We'll provide updates on our website and make sure to follow along on our Twitter and Instagram as we bring every bit of the matchday experience to you.

Stay tuned!


Austin native Samuel Grey Horse is giving love back to his community in the form of horses, music and positive energy. (Sam Grey Horse/Instagram)

No matter how long you’ve been in Austin, Samuel Grey Horse has probably been here longer than you and the spirit of his indigenous ancestors walked the land far before anyone living did. Born and raised in the capital city in 1961, the city has grown and changed all around him.

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Women can use SafeUP to contact a "guardian" when in need. (Pexels)

For women who feel threatened while they’re out, an app that lets users easily call for help is now available in Austin.

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The Michael and Susan Dell Foundation contributed over $35 million to help add to the Community First! Village. (Community First! Village/Facebook)

It's the most (philanthropic) time of the year, and the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation added to Central Texas' $100 million Giving Tuesday donations by promising a $38 million commitment towards combatting homelessness in Austin.

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