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Yesterday, the Austin Police Department (APD) was called to the Goodwill Central Texas Brodie Store to investigate a possible explosion in relation to a recent spate of bombings in the Central Texas area. Upon further investigation, it was determined by APD that the event at Brodie was not related to the recent bombings around Austin, but instead the detonation of an expired military artillery simulator that was donated to the store.
It’s Oscar Season and the internet is abuzz with award fever. What better way to celebrate the Academy Awards than host your own “Watch Party.” We’re not suggesting you open a bag of chips and salsa and call it a party. We’re saying with a little planning, a little imagination, and a little help from Goodwill, YOU’LL be what all the buzz is about!
Goodwill Central Texas announced today that it received grant of $15,000 from Austin Community Foundation in support of providing mental health counseling services for adult students of The Goodwill Excel Center.