Mighty Fine Burgers coming to Hutto; 4 business updates from Cedar Park and more Central Texas news

Mighty Fine Burgers, Fries & Shakes operates five locations in the Greater Austin area. (Courtesy Mighty Fine)
Mighty Fine Burgers, Fries & Shakes operates five locations in the Greater Austin area. (Courtesy Mighty Fine)

Mighty Fine Burgers, Fries & Shakes operates five locations in the Greater Austin area. (Courtesy Mighty Fine)

Read the latest business updates from the Central Texas area.

Pflugerville-Hutto

Mighty Fine Burgers, Fries & Shakes to build location in Hutto

Austin-based burger chain Mighty Fine Burgers, Fries & Shakes will open a new location on Ed Schmidt Boulevard in Hutto.

Central Austin



Mueller district announces six new businesses, including a new Veracruz All Natural taco shop location

Mueller's Aldrich Street district announced the impending arrival of six businesses over the coming months, including a new brick-and-mortar location for acclaimed taco shop Veracruz All Natural and San Francisco-based ramen restaurant Marufuku Ramen.

Georgetown

Souper Salad closes in Georgetown

Souper Salad is a chain serving buffet-style salad, soup and homemade bread. The restaurant was located at 1013 W. University Ave., Georgetown.

Leander-Cedar Park

4 local business updates to know in Cedar Park

Here are four local business updates, including a new martial arts studio in Cedar Park and two business name changes.

New Braunfels

Texan Tea, Urban Mutt and nine more New Braunfels businesses that are now open or coming soon

Urban Mutt opened at 242 Business I-35, New Braunfels, in September. The grooming salon caters to all breeds of cats and dogs, and specializes in doodle sculpture, bathing and full scissor grooms.

Carson Ganong, Olivia Aldridge, Brittany Andes, Taylor Girtman and Lauren Canterberry contributed to this report.



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RoboCo X earned its fourth championship in five years at the 2021 UIL robotics competition. (Courtesy Hutto ISD)
Hutto High School robotics team takes UIL state championship

Hutto High School's robotics team, RoboCo X, earned its fourth championship in five years at the 2021 UIL robotics competition.

Tewbeleaux's Cajun Grill opened in Northwest Austin on Nov. 2. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Tewbeleaux's Cajun Grill opens first Central Texas location in Northwest Austin; House of Pies opens in Cypress and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of Dec. 8.

Williamson County Commissioners Court will discuss allocating the remaining CARES Act funding during its Dec. 14 meeting. (Claire Shoop/Community Impact Newspaper)
Williamson County officials discuss how to spend remaining federal coronavirus relief funding

County Treasurer Scott Heselmeyer said the county has approximately $18 million remaining of the $93.4 million Williamson County received from the CARES Act.

The Gringo's location in Katy is pictured. A new Conroe location is planned for late 2022. (Courtesy NewQuest Properties)
CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Gringo's restaurant confirmed for Conroe Waterfront Center; Austin’s longest-standing H-E-B to be rebuilt and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of Dec. 7.

A child gets a COVID-19 shot in November, shortly after the Food and Drug Administration authorized use of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 through 11. (Courtesy Dell Children’s Medical Center)
Travis County, Austin Public Health report uptick in COVID-19 vaccine demand

Officials said that booster and pediatric shots are driving the surge.

US Attorney General Merrick Garland and US Associate Attorney General Vanita Gupta announced the lawsuit against Texas on Dec. 6. (Screenshot courtesy of Department of Justice)
U.S. Dept. of Justice lawsuit alleges Texas' redistricting maps discriminate against voters of color

The suit alleges that the Texas Legislature redrew the maps to reduce voters of colors' influence on elections.

City and Austin EMS Association representatives discussed a pay increase on the third day of negotiations (Darcy Sprague, Community Impact Newspaper)
Austin EMS Association lays out argument for $27 per hour starting pay

The increase would represent almost a 42% increase in starting salary for EMS medics.

The 6.5-mile project will be an important connection for the pedestrian, bicycle and transit networks, according to city officials. (Courtesy Austin Public Works)
CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: City of Austin begins design of urban trail on abandoned rail corridor; 12 things to do in and around New Braunfels this holiday season and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of Dec. 6.

John Brotherton co-owns Liberty Barbecue in Round Rock and Brotherton's Black Iron Barbecue in Pflugerville. (Brian Rash/Community Impact Newspaper)
Pflugerville, Round Rock business owner John Brotherton makes a priority of helping community

John Brotherton is a restaurateur and barbecue aficionado—he owns Brotherton’s Black Iron Barbecue in Pflugerville and is a co-owner of Liberty Barbecue in Round Rock—but for many, he is much more than a local businessman.

Courtesy Henry Huey
From light drives to live radio shows: Your December to-do list for Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto

Many events in the Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto areas have taken on a holiday theme, but there are plenty more activities to participate in for the month of December. 

Supply chain hurdles in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto hurting businesses, suppliers and consumers

In local communities, recent supply chain bottlenecks driven by inflation and labor shortages are putting business owners, suppliers and consumers in increasingly difficult positions during the busiest shopping season of the year.

People join hands around the Circle of Hope Community Center sign. (Courtesy Circle of Hope Community Center)
From animal assistance to community building: A 2021-22 volunteer guide for Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto

Help out your community in a number of ways throughout the year by volunteering with local nonprofit groups in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto.