Read the top business and community news from the past week from the Central Texas area.

Leander-Cedar Park

California knife manufacturer moving headquarters to Leander

Cangshan Cutlery, which produces premium cutlery, will develop a 400,000-square-foot production and administrative facility that will bring up to 300 jobs to Leander.


Citing staffing issues, Chick-fil-A location in Pflugerville temporarily closes dine-in, curbside service

In an early morning video released to social media Aug. 22, Kirk Thompson, owner and operator of the Chick-fil-A location at 18617 Limestone Commercial Drive, Pflugerville, in the Stone Hill Town Center, stated the restaurant is temporarily halting some services due to staffing issues.

219-home single-family rental community coming to Hutto

Adding to the diversity of housing options in the rapidly growing city of Hutto, officials have approved a new 219-home community to move forward.

Round Rock

Round Rock ISD trustee Jun Xiao announces intention to resign at next board meeting

Place 1 Trustee Jun Xiao announced his intention to resign at the next regular board meeting set for Sept. 16.


Dream comes true for owner of Mikey V’s on Georgetown Square

“Having a taco shop was always my dream since I was a kid,” Michael Valencia said. “I’ve always wanted to open my own restaurant.”

Taylor Girtman, Brian Rash, Brooke Sjoberg and Ali Linan contributed to this report.