Mikey V's Hot Sauce Shop in Georgetown opens location with taco restaurant and more Central Texas news

Mikey V’s Hot Sauce Shop opened in its new location on the Georgetown Square on Jan. 2 and added Tacos on the Square. (Community Impact staff)
Mikey V’s Hot Sauce Shop opened in its new location on the Georgetown Square on Jan. 2 and added Tacos on the Square. (Community Impact staff)

Mikey V’s Hot Sauce Shop opened in its new location on the Georgetown Square on Jan. 2 and added Tacos on the Square. (Community Impact staff)

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

Georgetown

Mikey V's Hot Sauce Shop opens in new location with taco restaurant, plus more Georgetown business news

Keep up to date on Georgetown business news.

Southwest Austin



Coming soon to South Austin: The Salty Donut, Pinthouse Pizza, Tiny Grocer and more

See the latest business news from South Austin, including the arrivals of two new breweries and Whole Earth Provision Co.'s 50th anniversary.

Poke-Poke brings West Coast flavors to Austin

Jason McVearry and his wife, Trisha Fortuna, established Poke-Poke on Venice Beach in Los Angeles in 2010, which he said was one of the first restaurants to exclusively feature the traditional Hawaiian cuisine on the U.S. mainland.

Round Rock-Pflugerville-Hutto

Black Rock Coffee Bar announces Round Rock opening date, 3 other business updates

Black Rock Coffee Bar has announced its Round Rock location will open Jan. 8.

San Marcos-Buda-Kyle

Tiff's Treats to open Kyle location in late 2021

A Tiff's Treats location at 18840 S. I-35, Kyle, is expected to open in late 2021, according to information from the company and the real estate group Endeavor.

Lake Travis-Westlake

Louisiana Crab Shack opens in Bee Cave, Marco’s Pizza set to expand and more Lake Travis-Westlake-area business news


Here is the most recent business news from the Lake Travis-Westlake area.

Williamson County

Looking ahead: A Q&A with new Williamson County Sheriff Mike Gleason


Mike Gleason was sworn in Jan. 1 as Williamson County’s new sheriff.

Community Impact Newspaper spoke with Gleason in December about the new role and how he plans to lead the department moving forward.

Nicholas Cicale, Jack Flagler, Ali Linan, Kelsey Thompson, Brian Rash and Amy Rae Dadamo contributed to this report.



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The city of Georgetown has organized tree limb cleanup services for residents. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Tree limb pickup update, plus more Georgetown winter storm recovery news

Limb pickup is available for those who reside within city limits.

Snow covers I-45 in Houston during a winter storm that hit Texas the night of Feb. 14. (Shawn Arrajj/Community Impact Newspaper)
Legislators probe energy officials over power failures, lack of preparation heading into winter storm

The Texas Legislature held hearings Feb. 25 with energy companies including Oncor Electric Delivery and the Electric Reliability Council of Texas in response to last week’s historic winter storm, which left millions of Texans without electricity for days.

Homes are expected to continue to sell at record rates in Georgetown, Williamson County and the five-county metropolitan statistical area. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
See Georgetown real estate trends for January

Homes are expected to continue to sell at record rates in Georgetown, Williamson County and the five-county metropolitan statistical area.

Jo's Coffee opened a North Austin location in January. (Courtesy Chad Wadsworth)
Jo's Coffee opens in Central Austin; new restaurant coming to Georgetown Square and more Central Texas news

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

New restaurant District Six coming to the Georgetown Square. (Courtesy District Six)
New restaurant District Six coming to Georgetown Square

The restaurant plans to open March 5.

Here is everything you need to know about Williamson County’s COVID-19 vaccine plan. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Here is everything you need to know about Williamson County’s COVID-19 vaccine plan

Here is a breakdown of what happened, how decisions were made and how vaccine distribution is moving forward in Williamson County.

As many as 31 stores across nine states will be shuttered as Fry's Electronics shuts down due to market changes and the pandemic. (Courtesy Qygen, Wikimedia Commons)
Fry's Electronics calls it quits after nearly 36 years in business

As many as 31 stores across nine states will be shuttered as Fry's Electronics shuts down due to market changes and the pandemic.

A lone runner jogs on a snow-covered road in Austin. Transportation projects across the city were briefly paused due to Winter Storm Uri. (Jack Flagler/Community Impact Newspaper)
ERCOT: Texas power system was less than 5 minutes from collapse during winter storm

ERCOT's CEO offered details into what led to the massive blackouts that left millions of Texans in the cold last week.

If approved, the bill would also establish goals for emissions reductions by 2030, 2040 and 2050. (Courtesy James Talarico)
After Winter Storm Uri, Rep. James Talarico files climate action plan in Texas House

The Texas Climate Action Act would require the development of a climate action plan to help alleviate future climate-related disasters and establish goals for reducing emissions for 2030, 2040 and 2050.

Georgetown ISD sees an improved dropout rate and a higher graduation rate in a state report. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Georgetown ISD sees improved dropout rate, higher graduation rate in state report

The full report can be viewed online on the TEA website or via a print copy at each campus and the Hammerlun Center for Leadership and Learning building.

Georgetown ISD prepares for an uncertain budget cycle. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Georgetown ISD preps for uncertain budget cycle

The board must adopt a budget by June 30. The new budget cycle begins July 1.