A boutique shop called Brooklyn Jayne opened May 1 at 102 Wonder World Drive, Ste. 302, San Marcos. Brooklyn Jayne also celebrated five years of business as an exclusively e-commerce retailer. The shop specializes in women’s clothing, including tops, dresses, skirts and more as well as shoes, bags and other accessories. In addition to shipped orders, shoppers can pick up online orders in store. 830-370-6374.

Everline Coatings and Services opened a new location June 1 at 1111 Deertrail Drive, San Marcos. Everline has locations throughout the country, including Colorado, Ohio and throughout Texas, offering residential and commercial pavement maintenance, pothole repair, hot pressure washing and more. Everline can service the Austin metro area from San Marcos to Lakeway, Elgin and Round Rock. 512-273-7533.

Baylor Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation began taking patients July 5 at 2041 N. I-35, Ste. 205, San Marcos. The new outpatient therapy clinic offers physical therapy treatment and some recovery and reconditioning treatment that can help overcome lingering effects of COVID-19. Pre- and post-surgical rehabilitation, blood-flow restriction therapy, trigger point dry needling and other health services are also offered. 737-266-0210.

Texas Shoe Exchange held a grand opening celebration July 2 for the new location at the Tanger Outlets, 4015 S. I-35, Ste. 215, San Marcos. The shop resells name-brand shoes such as Jordans, Yeezys, Adidas, Dunks and carries streetwear clothing brands such as Supreme and Anti Social Social Club. 512-353-0792. Instagram: texasshoeexchange_sm


The San Marcos Activity Center celebrated its 25th anniversary June 30. The activity center, located at 501 E. Hopkins St., San Marcos, was approved by voters in a $5.3 million bond election May 1994 and opened to the public in 1997. The center expanded in 2001 by nearly 4,000 square feet and recently reopened in May following a seven-month closure due to flooding. The center offers a variety of classes, in person and virtual, and members have access to basketball courts, aerobics studio rooms, an indoor swimming pool and more. Guests can also purchase a single-day pass. 512-393-8280.

Little Guys Movers in San Marcos will celebrate its 25th anniversary since opening in August 1997. Little Guys Movers offers many moving services , including local, long distance, residential, commercial, on-site moving, packing items, and loading and unloading items. “[Our goal] is to help alleviate customers’ stress,” San Marcos General Manager Todd Apple said. Little Guys Movers San Marcos is located at 222 Wonder World Drive, San Marcos. 512-754-0311.


Figaro’s Pizza & Pub, located at 243 Wonder World Drive, Ste. 100, San Marcos, announced its closure via Facebook on June 29, with June 30 the last day open. The franchise location was started by brothers Greg, Jack and Jeff Harper. Figaro’s celebrated five years of business in May and served a variety of pizzas, pastas, burgers, sandwiches and more.

San Marcos Corridor News announced June 27 that it will cease operations after eight years of reporting. However, the website will remain active, and all articles published will remain accessible to the public. San Marcos Corridor News reported local news in San Marcos, Hays County and other Texas-based issues.