Cedar Bark Festival

Dog lovers and owners visited the Cedar Bark Park, 2525 W. New Hope Drive, Cedar Park, for the inaugural Cedar Bark Festival on April 26.



The event was hosted by the Cedar Park Parks and Recreation Department, Friends of the Cedar Bark Park and the Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter, which accepted donations of food, beds and blankets from park guests. Event activities included agility competitions, vendor booths, demonstrations and a costume contest.

By Emilie Lutostanski
Emilie reported on education, business, city and county news starting in 2009. After a stint as a radio reporter and writing for the Temple Daily Telegram, she joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in 2011. In 2013 she was promoted to editor of the Cedar Park | Leander edition, covering transportation, development, city and education news. In February 2015 she advanced her passion for online media and was promoted to manage digital content, metrics analytics, and quality assurance as well as branding and social networks in various inaugural roles at the company, including community manager and digital managing editor. Most recently in 2017, Emilie expanded her responsibilities to include sales support as Community Impact's first digital product manager. She oversees digital product development, enhancement, and monetization strategies; online content innovation, processes and efficiencies; and company-wide training for Community Impact's digital offerings.


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