Southpaw Brewing Co. opens in Cedar Park and 5 more area business updates

southpaw
Southpaw Brewing Co. opened Aug. 14 in Cedar Park. (Taylor Girtman/Community Impact Newspaper)

Southpaw Brewing Co. opened Aug. 14 in Cedar Park. (Taylor Girtman/Community Impact Newspaper)

Image description
Creative World School Leander will open Sept. 22. (Courtesy Creative World School Leander)
Image description
Fit Body Boot Camp opened a Northwest Austin location Aug. 24. (Courtesy Fit Body Boot Camp)
These six businesses are now open, coming soon or changing names in the Cedar Park and Leander area.

Now open: Fit Body Boot Camp

Fit Body Boot Camp, a gym that provides 30-minute boot camp workouts, opened a Northwest Austin location Aug. 24. Gym visitors must follow local and state COVID-19 guidelines with social distancing, masks and sanitizing procedures. The gym is located at 14005 N. US 183, Ste. 300, Austin. 979-732-1997. www.lakelinefbbc.com

Now open: Southpaw Brewing Co.

Cedar Park brewery Southpaw Brewing Co. opened Aug. 14 with crowlers to go and four craft brews on tap. The company focuses on beer production but will later open its taproom. The brewer is located at 2415 S. Bell Blvd., Cedar Park. 512-599-4330. www.southpawbrewingco.com


Now open: Stiles Switch BBQ

Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew opened its Cedar Park location Aug. 21. The Austin-based barbecue joint, located at 800 W. Whitestone Blvd., Ste. A1, Cedar Park, serves on-site smoked meats, scratch-made sides and desserts. 512-305-3611. www.stilesswitchbbq.com

Coming soon: Creative World School

Creative World School Leander, an accredited preschool franchise, will open Sept. 22. Located at 10840 E. Crystal Falls Parkway, Leander, the school will teach children ages 6 weeks to prekindergarten. 512-337-6080. https://creativeworldschool.com

Coming soon: The Montessori Inclusive School

The Montessori Inclusive School plans to open Sept. 8. The preschool will teach ages 3-6 with a focus on inclusive character development, owner Isabelle Abad Turner said. Future plans include a toddler program and educational services for elementary students. The school is located at 901 Royal Lane, Cedar Park. 512-520-5948. www.inclusivemontessoriatx.com

Name change: Jupiter House Preschool

Montessori Kids Universe is now Jupiter House Preschool as of Sept. 1. The preschool, located at 1602 Medical Parkway, Cedar Park, offers day care and instruction to children ages six weeks to 6 years old. ​512-528-5959. www.jupiterhousepreschool.com
By Taylor Girtman
After interning with Community Impact Newspaper in 2019, Taylor Girtman became a reporter for the Cedar Park and Leander edition in Feb. 2020. She covers Leander ISD and the Cedar Park and Leander city councils.


MOST RECENT

Here is what you need to know today about the coronavirus in Williamson County. (Community Impact staff)
Williamson County adds 30 new cases of COVID-19 on Oct. 28

Here is how COVID-19 has impacted Williamson County.

Local candidates submitted their most recent campaign finance reports Oct. 26; they detail contributions, expenses and loans between the end of September and the end of October. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Incumbent Williamson County Commissioners Valerie Covey, Terry Cook outraise opponents as election nears

Local candidates submitted their most recent campaign finance reports Oct. 26; they detail contributions, expenses and loans between the end of September and the end of October.

Williamson County Sheriff Robert Chody and opponent Mike Gleason will appear on the Nov. 3 ballot. (Community Impact staff)
Williamson County Sheriff Robert Chody spends nearly $700,000 in final month of re-election bid

Chody did not outraise his opponent, Mike Gleason, but he did significantly outspend him, documents show.

Here is what you need to know about coronavirus in Williamson County. (Community Impact staff)
Williamson County adds 61 new cases of COVID-19, 1 death to daily count

Here are the coronavirus data updates to know today in Williamson County.

Even though Williamson County was lowered to a coronavirus spread risk of “minimal” on Oct. 26, masks are still required. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Masks are still required in Williamson County

Even though Williamson County was lowered to a coronavirus spread risk level of “minimal” on Oct. 26, masks are still required.

Customers can order Goodstock Angus and Goodstock Black Label beef, including ribeye steaks, strip steaks, filets and ground chuck. (Courtesy Nolan Ryan brands)
Nolan Ryan expands Round Rock-based butcher business and more Central Texas news

Read the latest business and community news from the Austin area.

The Williamson County Commissioners Court unanimously approved an agreement with the State of Texas and the Sheriff’s Office to continue the lease of excess equipment after initially denying the agreement in July. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Williamson County Commissioners overturn decision on ending contract for law enforcement equipment

The Williamson County Commissioners Court unanimously approved an agreement with the State of Texas and the Sheriff’s Office to continue the lease of excess equipment after initially denying the agreement in July.

An "I Voted" sticker is left outside the Northwest Recreation Center in Austin, one of 37 early voting polling places open in Travis County. (Jack Flagler/Community Impact Newspaper)
More than half of all Travis County voters have cast their ballots, exceeding early voting turnout percentage in 2016

More than 448,000 votes have been cast in Travis County. Early voting closes on Oct. 30.

Here is what you need to know today about the coronavirus in Williamson County. (Community Impact staff)
Williamson County coronavirus spread risk drops to ‘minimal’

Here is what you need to know today about the coronavirus in Williamson County.

More than half of Williamson County eligible voters have already cast their ballot ahead of the November election. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
More than half of Williamson County eligible voters have cast their ballot ahead of the November election

The county surpassed the total number of early voters in 2016 on Oct. 22.

lisd-admin
9 Leander ISD schools needed in next 6 years for attendance growth, report says

The report said the district needs to build seven elementary schools, one middle school and one high school over the next six years.

Here are the coronavirus data updates to know today in Williamson County. (Community Impact staff)
Williamson County adds 47 new cases of the coronavirus Oct. 23

Here are the coronavirus data updates to know today in Williamson County.