Read the most popular Central Texas stories from the past week.

San Marcos-Buda-Kyle

Two new shops now open at the Tanger Outlets in San Marcos

The Tanger Outlets are located at 4015 I-35. S., San Marcos.

Northwest Austin

Ace Hardware opens in Northwest Austin

An Ace Hardware store opened Feb. 1 at 13450 Research Blvd., Ste. 240, Austin.

New Braunfels

March 2022 Primary Voter Guide: Candidates and information for New Braunfels residents

The March 2022 primary takes place March 1.

Round Rock

New Round Rock Tesla service center expected to be operational by March

A Tesla service center is expected to be operational in Round Rock by March.

Cedar Park-Leander

St. David's to start Leander hospital construction in 2022

St. David's HealthCare plans to start construction of its Leander hospital in 2022, according to a Feb. 15 announcement. Leander's first hospital is scheduled to open in 2024.

Zara Flores, Claire Shoop, Eric Weilbacher, Brooke Sjoberg and Taylor Girtman contributed to this report.