ROUNDUP: Mother's Day options in Central Texas

Mother's Day is May 10. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Mother's Day is May 10. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Mother's Day is May 10. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Read more about Central Texas gift shops, florists and restaurants to honor mothers this Sunday.

Guide: Southwest Austin businesses offer last-minute Mother's Day options

Here is a noncomprehensive collection of Southwest Austin florists, gift shops, brunch spots and events for mom’s big day this year.

Six Cedar Park-area restaurants offering Mother's Day to-go dine-in specials

Mother's Day is May 10, and some Cedar Park-area restaurants have created special menus for carryout orders or limited dine-in seating; per Gov. Abbott's order, restaurants are limited to 25% capacity in dining rooms.

Lake Travis-Westlake businesses offering specials for Mother's Day

Several businesses in the Lake Travis-Westlake area are offering specials in celebration of Mother’s Day, from a picnic to go from the Wayback Cafe and Cottages to a family paint party provided by Flin’N Art.

Six places to find the perfect Mother's Day gift in Round Rock, Pflugerville, Hutto

While your Mother’s Day plans may have changed due to the coronavirus pandemic, you can still show some love to the mothers in your life while also supporting area businesses. Here are six shops in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto to help make this Mother’s Day celebration one for the books.

3 Georgetown restaurants offering Mother's Day specials for dine-in carryout

Still looking to make Mother’s Day special even with the coronavirus pandemic? Several Georgetown restaurants are offering dine-in and ready-made options for pickup based on your preference of social distancing.

Olivia Aldridge, Amy Rae Dadamo, Taylor Girtman, Kelsey Thompson and Ali Linan contributed to this report.


Salvation Pizza, opening in the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport June 16, is one of several new pizza options in the Austin area. (Courtesy Salvation Pizza)
Pie chart: See a map of 11 new, coming-soon pizza options in the Austin area

New spots include Above Ground Pizza opening in New Bruanfels after several permitting delays and Salvation Pizza feeding travelers at the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport

Austin City Council members finalized their spending plan for the federal stimulus dollars before adjourning for their summer recess that will stretch to late July. (Ben Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)
Austin will dedicate $100M in federal stimulus funds to combating homelessness over two years

In one of their last detailed discussions before their summer break, council members secured funding for several of their individual priorities alongside homelessness allocations.

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The Moontower Comedy Festival will return in September

Headliners for the four-day festival include Margaret Cho, Dave Attell and others.

The extension of Kenney Fort Boulevard is underway north of Hwy. 79. (Amy Bryant/Community Impact Newspaper)
North-south road in Round Rock makes progress; homestead exemption OK'd in Leander and more Central Texas news

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

Candlewood Suites is located at 10811 Pecan Park Blvd., Bldg. 2, Austin. (Chris Neely/Community Impact Newspaper)
Austin City Council votes for improved coordination with local counties on homeless issues; no action taken on Williamson County Candlewood Suites purchase before summer break

Council members unaimously approved a resolution aimed at improving collaboration on homeless strategy between Austin and local county officials June 10.

Land deal snag delays new middle school in Austin's Mueller neighborhood

AISD originally planned to open the middle school by 2022, but has yet to purchase the land from the city of Austin so it can start construction.

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Travis County and partners to hold multiple vaccine clinics over the weekend, June 11-13

A drive-thru clinic at the Travis County Expo Center, along with several other neighborhood pop-ups, will offer the Pfizer vaccine this weekend.

Central Austin home prices reached a median price of $675,000 in April. (Olivia Aldridge/Community Impact Newspaper)
City Council votes to double Austin's homestead tax exemption

The exemption's increase from 10% to 20% of a homestead's value follows the passage of an additional exemption increase for senior and disabled Austinites last week.

Daniel Llanes, chair of the Govalle/Johnston Terrace Combined Neighborhood Plan Contact Team, led a demonstration against the rezoning of the proposed Springdale Green PUD site June 9. (Ben Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)
East Austin residents speak out against Springdale Green PUD plan ahead of final City Council rezoning vote

The project's proposed height of 93 feet has become a point of controversy among residents of nearby neighborhoods as the PUD's rezoning case has moved forward this spring.

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Mayawell launches wellness pop-up in East Austin, plus more area business news

Mayawell's pop-up will serve as a hybrid cafe, wellness shop and community space through the summer.