BEST OF 2017: 11 business features from the Georgetown area

Cat and Danny Solano opened Sincerely Yours 1848 in October 2016 in downtown Georgetown.

Cat and Danny Solano opened Sincerely Yours 1848 in October 2016 in downtown Georgetown.

Here is a roundup of links to business features that appeared in the Georgetown edition of Community Impact Newspaper in 2017.


Georgetown goldsmith Atelier Thomas Anselment makes custom pieces


Williamson County Recycle Center provides area hazardous waste disposal


Mikey V’s Hot Sauce Shop heats up Georgetown Square


A Sheep at the Wheel Yarn Co. in Georgetown carries wide range of yarns and fabrics


Bluebonnet Wound Center & Hyperbarics sees patients as family


Georgetown’s Rentsch Brewery is about to have canned beer in Central Texas stores


Stanzeski’s Cheese, Wine & Charcuterie expands Georgetown business


Sugar Mommy’s in Georgetown blends art with dessert


Sincerely Yours 1848’s clothing, accessories offer California chic with nod to local history


Art is for fun and therapy at Paint With Me Kimberly Keller in Georgetown


Tail Waggins Dog Bakery in Georgetown offers canine goodies and more


City Post Chophouse opened its oyster bar and market in June. (Trent Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)
City Post Chophouse opens its oyster bar and market

Oyster bar and market open at City Post

 Redistricting is one of the items on the Texas Legislature's third special session, and the state Senate released proposed maps on Sept. 18. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Texas Senate releases proposed redistricting maps as special session begins

Redistricting is one of the items on the third special session, and the state Senate released proposed maps on Sept. 18.

Williamson County Court House
Williamson County approves nonprofit funding, and other notes from Commissioners Court

Commissioners approved public funding for local nonprofits, including funding for the Williamson Museum.

Photo of people attending ACL Fest
City of Austin approves ACL health and safety plan, holds off on final permit

Austin Public Health gave ACL the go-ahead to allow proof of vaccination in lieu of a negative COVID-19 test, but asked organizers to require masking in some areas.

Georgetown Independent School District voted to approve virtual learning for its students on Sept. 20. (Adobe Stock)
Georgetown ISD moves toward remote learning option

Georgetown ISD approves virtual learning option

ROCK will host its annual barn dance on Oct.16. (Courtesy ROCK)
Ride On Center for Kids works to heal variety of individuals with horses

Georgetown nonprofit utilizes horses to help heal people

Wayback Burgers specializes in cooked-to-order burgers and hand-dipped milkshakes. (Courtesy Wayback Burgers)
Wayback Burgers coming to Leander; fire kills 75 dogs in Georgetown and more Central Texas news

Read the latest business and community news from the Central Texas area.

Georgetown Fire responded Sept. 18 to a call at the Ponderosa Pet Resort. (Community Impact Newspaper File Photo)
Fire at Georgetown facility claims 75 dogs

Fire at Ponderosa Pet Ranch results in 75 dog deaths

Shake's at 1208 Williams Drive, Georgetown is rebranding as Frozen Flamingo with an expanded menu. (Courtesy Photo)
Georgetown's Shake's rebrands as Frozen Flamingo with expanded menu

Shake's rebrands as Frozen Flamingo, to feature alcoholic drinks

 Busy Nurse's Station In Modern Hospital
Williamson County seeking input on community health needs

The Williamson County and Cities Health District is holding two focus group sessions through September with the goal of collecting public feedback on community health needs throughout the county.

DATA: How population changed in Texas counties between census counts in 2010, 2020

Texas added nearly four million people between 2010 and 2020, according to the latest Census data.