CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Hoots Wings opening delayed in Round Rock; Grab N Go Tacos now open in New Caney and more top news

The opening of Hoots Wings at 2200 E. Palm Valley Blvd., Ste. 125, Round Rock, has been delayed from a planned March opening, according to a company representative. (Brooke Sjoberg/Community Impact Newspaper)
The opening of Hoots Wings at 2200 E. Palm Valley Blvd., Ste. 125, Round Rock, has been delayed from a planned March opening, according to a company representative. (Brooke Sjoberg/Community Impact Newspaper)

The opening of Hoots Wings at 2200 E. Palm Valley Blvd., Ste. 125, Round Rock, has been delayed from a planned March opening, according to a company representative. (Brooke Sjoberg/Community Impact Newspaper)

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 18.

Note: The following stories were published April 16-17.

Central Texas

Round Rock Hoots Wings opening delayed


The opening of Hoots Wings at 2200 E. Palm Valley Blvd., Ste. 125, Round Rock, has been delayed from a planned March opening, according to a company representative, with a new target date yet to be announced.



University Blvd. widening project crosses $13M mark

Round Rock officials approved an $88,546.77 change order for the University Boulevard widening project, bringing the total cost of the project to $13,047,276.29.

Zucchini Kill opening new Central Austin location

Vegan bakery Zucchini Kill will open a second location at 2908 1/2 Fruth St., Austin, by the end of April.

Greater Houston

Grab N Go Tacos now open in New Caney


Grab N Go Tacos, a Spring-based street taco restaurant, opened a new location at Valley Ranch Town Center in New Caney on April 11.

Dallas-Fort Worth

Friendship BBQ brings menu inspired by Chinese street food to Plano


Friendship BBQ opened its new location in General Legacy Plaza this winter at 240 Legacy Drive, Ste. 306, Plano.

Brooke Sjoberg, Erick Pirayesh, Darcy Sprague and Wesley Gardner contributed to this report.