Northwest Austin Impacts roundup: Austin FC announces podcast, radio partner and 4 other business news items to know

Austin FC forward Jon Gallagher
Austin FC forward Jon Gallagher plays the ball during the team's April 3 preseason tilt against Houston Dynamo FC. The MLS team recently announced its radio broadcast partner for the upcoming 2021 MLS season. (Courtesy Austin FC)

Austin FC forward Jon Gallagher plays the ball during the team's April 3 preseason tilt against Houston Dynamo FC. The MLS team recently announced its radio broadcast partner for the upcoming 2021 MLS season. (Courtesy Austin FC)

NOW OPEN


Engineering firm L.A. Fuess Partners Inc. in late March announced it has opened an Austin office at 8200 N. MoPac, Ste. 130, Austin. The firm specializes in designing commercial, residential, institutional and industrial buildings. L.A. Fuess Partners has designed parking structures in The Domain, several buildings at Dell’s campus in Round Rock and has other notable Austin projects in its portfolio, according to the company. 512-505-8722. www.lafp.com

COMING SOON


Daniel’s Jewelers is opening a store inside Lakeline Mall at 11200 Lakeline Mall Drive, Cedar Park. The jewelry retailer, set to open in June, will be located on the upper level of the mall near Dillard’s. www.danielsjewelers.com

RELOCATIONS


Licensed psychologist Linda Eldredge, Ed.D., on March 15 relocated her office to 4131 Spicewood Springs Road, Bldg. L, Ste. 4, Austin, from 9430 Research Blvd., Bldg. 2, Ste. 140, Austin. Eldredge provides outpatient psychotherapy and telehealth services and works with those who are deaf, hard of hearing, late-deafened, deaf-blind and other patients with disabilities. 512-687-3436. www.drlindaeldredge.com

EXPANSIONS


Chabad of Austin on March 30 announced it has launched its new JUDA Hebrew School. The after-school program allows children to explore Judaism through learning the Hebrew language, Jewish history and culture, and celebrate Jewish holidays. Classes are held at the Hebrew Preparatory School at 2127 W. Parmer Lane, Austin. 512-765-5345. www.chabadaustin.com/juda-hebrew-school

IN THE NEWS


Major League Soccer outfit Austin FC on April 5 announced it has launched "Verde & Black," the team’s official podcast. Available for download on several podcast platforms, the biweekly podcast will host interviews with Austin FC players, coaches and executives, according to the team’s news release.

Austin FC also announced ALT 97.5 FM as its exclusive English-lanuage radio broadcast partner for the upcoming 2021 MLS season. The team did not announce the radio broadcast play-by-play commentator in its news release. Spanish-language TV and radio partners and on-air talent for Austin FC broadcasts have yet to be announced, though the team expects to do so ahead of the 2021 season. www.austinfc.com


By Iain Oldman
Iain Oldman joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 after spending two years in Pittsburgh, Pa., where he covered Pittsburgh City Council. His byline has appeared in PublicSource, WESA-FM and Scranton-Times Tribune. Iain worked as the reporter for Community Impact Newspaper's flagship Round Rock/Pflugerville/Hutto edition and is now working as the editor for the Northwest Austin edition.