Eileen's Colossal Cookies to close in February plus more Cedar Park business news

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Eileen’s Colossal Cookies will close its Cedar Park location in February. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)

Eileen’s Colossal Cookies will close its Cedar Park location in February. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)

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Harmony Science Academy-Cedar Park was one of six Harmony Public Schools campuses named as 2021 "State Schools of Character. (Courtesy Harmony Public Schools)
Coming soon: Swish Dental

Swish Dental will open a dentistry office in Cedar Park on March 15. The office will offer family services, cosmetic dentistry, general dentistry, Invisalign and oral surgery. It will be located at 12160 W. Parmer Lane, Ste. 110, Cedar Park. 512-866-3184. www.swishsmiles.com/location/cedar-park

In the news: Harmony Science Academy-Cedar Park

Harmony Science Academy-Cedar Park was one of six Harmony Public Schools campuses named as 2021 "State Schools of Character," according to a Jan. 25 release from the Texas school system. The designation is from the nonprofit Character.org and names schools "for their outstanding efforts in promoting cultures of character in their schools and communities," according to the release. Fifteen Texas schools also received the designation of 71 total schools and one district. www.harmonytx.org

Closings: Eileen's Colossal Cookies


Eileen’s Colossal Cookies will close its Cedar Park location in February, according to its Facebook page. The business will continue as normal through Feb. 13 and will close when it sells out or on Feb. 27. It opened in March 2013 and is located at 401 W. Whitestone Blvd., Ste. C800, Cedar Park. According to the company's website, this is its only Texas location. www.eileenscookies.com/store/cedarpark
By Taylor Girtman

Reporter, Cedar Park and Leander

Taylor Girtman became the reporter for the Cedar Park-Leander edition in February 2020. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Florida.



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