Halina European Day Spa opens in Westlake area

Halina European Day Spa opened in June in the Westlake area. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Halina European Day Spa opened in June in the Westlake area. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Halina European Day Spa opened in June in the Westlake area. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Halina European Day Spa opened in June at 3600 N. Capital of Texas Hwy., Austin. The spa previously called Woodhouse Day Spa is operating under new ownership and underwent a rebranding. Though the spa was previously closed to the coronavirus pandemic, the Westlake location is now open with safety precautions in place. The spa also has locations in Central Austin and Round Rock. 512-306-1100. www.halinaspa.com
By Amy Rae Dadamo
Amy Rae Dadamo is the reporter for Lake Travis-Westlake, where her work focuses on city government and education. Originally from New Jersey, Amy Rae relocated to Austin after graduating from Ramapo College of New Jersey in May 2019.


MOST RECENT

East West Manufacturing will retain 30 jobs and create an additional 30 new jobs for a total of 60 full-time jobs in Round Rock over five years, according to an economic incentive agreement signed Oct. 22. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Round Rock to add 60 jobs and more Central Texas news

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

Juliet Italian Kitchen
Juliet Italian Kitchen to open Arboretum location and 7 other dining updates in Northwest Austin

Juliet Italian Kitchen is set to open its second Austin restaurant in the Arborteum early in 2021.

map
Leander ISD combines attendance rezoning for Tarvin and Elementary School No. 29

District officials and board members elected to combine the two schools' rezonings to lessen confusion for families.

Eanes ISD trustees met Oct. 20 for a board meeting. (Courtesy Eanes ISD)
Eanes ISD sees dip in enrollment numbers

Eanes ISD has seen receding enrollment numbers as a result of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, according to an update from Deputy Superintendent Jeff Arnett during an Oct. 20 board meeting.

leander-isd
Leander ISD adds 17 early-release school days to give teachers planning time

The early releases will begin Nov. 11 and includes 17 Wednesdays through the rest of the school year.

A screen shot of Elon Musk speaking into a microphone
Tesla CEO Elon Musk confirms 2021 opening for Travis County gigafactory

Musk said construction is moving apace at the new electric auto factory east of Austin.

The bakery is known for its Texas Sized Donut weighing 2 pounds and can trace its history back to 1926 when Reinhold R. Moehring opened the shop in downtown Round Rock. (Community Impact file photo courtesy Round Rock Donuts)
Round Rock Donuts coming to Cedar Park and more Central Texas news

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

Oct. 23 is the last day Texas voters can apply for a vote-by-mail ballot. (Courtesy Pexels)
Tackling Texas' vote-by-mail system: Applying, delivering, tracking your ballot

Oct. 23 is the last day Texas voters can apply for a vote-by-mail ballot.

Lake Travis ISD Superintendent Paul Norton gave a presentation during the annual State of the District luncheon Oct. 21. (Courtesy Lake Travis Chamber of Commerce)
LTISD superintendent holds his first State of the District

Lake Travis ISD Superintendent Paul Norton delivered his first LTISD State of the District speech during an Oct. 21 luncheon sponsored by the Lake Travis Chamber of Commerce.

The Eanes ISD board of trustees met Oct. 21 to pass a resolution regarding STAAR testing for the 2020-21 school year. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Eanes ISD calls for suspension of STAAR testing for 2020-21 school year

Eanes ISD officials are urging Gov. Greg Abbott and the Texas Education Agency to suspend the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness, or STAAR, test for the 2020-21 school year.

Kat Albert (left), the executive director of the Lake Travis Film Festival, delivers a presentation at the Oct. 19 Lakeway City Council meeting as Mayor Sandy Cox (center) and Mayor Pro Tem Laurie Higginbotham look on. (Brian Perdue/Community Impact Newspaper)
2021 Lake Travis Film Festival receives $100,000 in hotel tax revenue

At the Oct. 19 Lakeway City Council meeting, council members voted unanimously to allocate $50,000 in hotel occupancy tax revenue to the 2021 Lake Travis Film Festival.