The Patio opens in Pflugerville and more Central Texas news

Typhoon Texas has opened The Patio, a seasonal "eater-tainment" space in Pflugerville. (Courtesy The Patio)
Typhoon Texas has opened The Patio, a seasonal "eater-tainment" space in Pflugerville. (Courtesy The Patio)

Typhoon Texas has opened The Patio, a seasonal "eater-tainment" space in Pflugerville. (Courtesy The Patio)

Read the latest business and community news from Central Texas.

Round Rock-Pflugerville-Hutto

Typhoon Texas opens The Patio entertainment venue and 3 other Round Rock-Pflugerville-Hutto business updates


Summer may be coming to a close, but Typhoon Texas is still hosting food and entertainment options in Pflugerville.

Find out when Pflugerville playgrounds, recreation center reopen



The city of Pflugerville announced a new round of parks and recreation facility reopenings scheduled for Sept. 18 and 25.

San Marcos-Buda-Kyle

Kyle plans for reopening certain city facilities, events in September

Kyle officials are proceeding with caution toward reopening some of the city's facilities, but city staff stated any of that could change depending on what local pandemic numbers do over the next several weeks.

Northwest Austin

Roundup: Asian fusion eatery Joi to open in North Austin and other businesses now open and coming soon

Restaurant group Lombardi Family Concepts in early September announced it is opening its newest concept Joi in Domain Northside at 3120 Palm Way, Ste. 150, Austin, sometime in late October.

Leander-Cedar Park

Haute Spot renovates, to restart in 2021 for concerts, weddings; Wiseguys to open at Cedar Park venue

Haute Spot, a music and event venue in Cedar Park, has begun a renovation of its interior and exterior space. The project is set to be complete in March 2021.

New Braunfels

Corridor Title, with locations in San Marcos and New Braunfels, to celebrate 10th anniversary

Central Texas finance company Corridor Title, which has offices in New Braunfels and San Marcos, is celebrating its 10th anniversary Oct. 25.

Kelsey Thompson, Brian Rash, Iain Oldman and Taylor Girtman contributed to this report.



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Williamson County added 54 confirmed cases of the coronavirus Sept. 18. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Williamson County adds 54 confirmed cases of coronavirus Sept. 18

As of Sept. 18, eight patients are hospitalized, four are in intensive care units and seven are on a ventilator.

Round Rock ISD families can now monitor the number of confirmed positive coronavirus cases by campus. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Round Rock ISD launches COVID-19 dashboard

Round Rock ISD families can now monitor the number of confirmed coronavirus cases by campus.

Central Health administrative building in Austin
Central Health finalizes budget with increased tax rate, more health care services for low-income residents

Local health care district Central Health is budgeting a nearly $20 million increase in health care delivery services for Austin’s low-income residents.

"This season is a big, black box, and there are a lot of unknowns, as far as what the season's going to look like," said Dr. Bradley Berg, a BSW pediatrics doctor in Round Rock. (Courtesy Fotolia)
Baylor Scott & White Health to host 9 Austin-area drive-thru flu shot clinics

"This season is a big, black box, and there are a lot of unknowns, as far as what the season's going to look like," said Dr. Bradley Berg, a BSW pediatrics doctor in Round Rock.

Chief Academic and Innovation Officer Brandy Baker said the act of maintaining two separate learning environments could lead to a one-two punch of teachers burning out and students not receiving the quality of education they need. (Iain Oldman/Community Impact Newspaper)
Pflugerville ISD outlines struggles of balancing in-person, virtual curricula

Based on current struggles teachers are facing, Chief Academic and Innovation Officer Brandy Baker said she will distribute a survey to teachers the week of Sept. 20 to determine struggles, impact and needs regarding simultaneous on-campus and virtual instruction.

Over 11,000 students returned to RRISD campuses this week as in-person learning resumed Sept. 15. (Community Impact staff)
'I’ve cried almost every day': Inside Round Rock ISD's return to in-person learning

Over 11,000 students returned to RRISD campuses this week as in-person learning resumed Sept. 15.

Dr. Sam Rolon is a physician for Baylor St. Luke's Medical Group Creekside Family Medicine in The Woodlands. (Courtesy St. Luke's Health)
Q&A: St. Luke's physician shares advice on flu season, vaccine and prevention

The influenza vaccine is recommended for nearly all patients of all ages ahead of this year's flu season, Dr. Sam Rolon said.

student in mask
TEA launches statewide COVID-19 dashboard for public schools

The Texas Education Agency, in collaboration with the Texas Department of State Health Services, has launched its latest COVID-19 dashboard for positive cases in Texas public schools.

Williamson County added 35 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus and two new deaths Sept. 17. (Community Impact staff)
Williamson County adds 35 confirmed cases, 2 deaths to coronavirus count Sept. 17

Of the total cases reported, 8,187 are estimated to have recovered.

Austin City Limits Music Festival will present a free virtual broadcast from Oct. 9-11. (Jack Flagler/Community Impact Newspaper)
Free virtual broadcast of ACL Music Festival to be held Oct. 9-11 and more Central Texas news

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

Pflugerville's testing location is operated from 8 a.m.-noon Monday through Saturday where a maximum of 300 people can be tested each day at the site. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Pflugerville to relocate COVID-19 testing site

Pflugerville's testing location is operated from 8 a.m.-noon Monday through Saturday where a maximum of 300 people can be tested each day at the site.

As overall residential sales decreased 7.5% in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto in August, townhouse sales skyrocketed by 157.7% in the region. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Townhouse sales spike by 158% in Round Rock, Pflugerville

Overall residential sales decreased by 7.5% in August as townhouse sales skyrocketed.