Find a nonprofit to support, explore local wedding vendors and more things to do this weekend in Georgetown, Feb. 15-18

Stop by Pistons on the Square to see antique, classic, muscle and late-model cars.

Stop by Pistons on the Square to see antique, classic, muscle and late-model cars.

Thursday, Feb. 15

Stroke support group meets in Georgetown
Baylor Scott & White Health's Stroke Support Group meets to provide support, resources and information for individuals who have experienced strokes. 3:30 to 5 p.m. Free. Baylor Scott & White Clinic Conference Room, 4945 Williams Drive. 512-509-9432.

Friday, Feb. 16

Sun City to host more than 40 nonprofits
Attendees can speak with representatives from dozens of nonprofit organizations in need of volunteers. 9 a.m.-noon. Free. Sun City Texas Community Association, 2 Texas Drive. 512-864-1200.

Saturday, Feb. 17

Unique cars and motorcycles gather in downtown Georgetown 
Every third Saturday of the month, antique, classic, muscle and late model cars and motorcycles gather on the downtown Square. Free. 8 a.m.-10 a.m. The Square, 710 S. Main St. [email protected]

Sunday, Feb. 18

Hungrytown to perform at the library 
Folk duo Hungrytown, comprised of Rebecca Hall and Ken Anderson, perform during the Georgetown Public Library’s regular live music event. 2-3:30 p.m. Free. 402 W. Eighth St. 512-686-7247.

The end-all be-all for Georgetown brides
The event features vendors, prizes, fashion shows and seminars. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. $10. Sheraton Austin Georgetown Texas Hotel and Conference Center, 1101 Woodlawn Ave. 512-930-3535.


Minnesota-based Rockler Woodworking and Hardware will open a location in La Frontera in late September. (Brooke Sjoberg/Community Impact Newspaper)
Rockler Woodworking and Hardware coming to Round Rock

Minnesota-based Rockler Woodworking and Hardware is coming to La Frontera in Round Rock in late September.

The proposed Wild Ridge master-planned neighborhood northeast of downtown Dripping Springs would include 960 homes on 40- to 60-foot-wide lots. (Courtesy City of Dripping Springs)
Master-planned neighborhood in Dripping Springs to bring 960 homes, new roads

The proposed development by Meritage Homes would feature amenities such as a disc golf course.

Georgetown's contract with Capital Metro will expire at the end of September. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
GoGeo fixed-route bus service in Georgetown to end Oct. 1

Paratransit services offered for residents with disabilities will continue.

Q&A: Greg Smith, executive director of Fast Growth School Coalition

Greg Smith is the former superintendent of Clear Creek ISD and became executive director of Fast Growth School Coalition in December 2020. 

Williamson County Sheriff’s Office
Sheriff’s office requests pay increases during Williamson County budget process

The Williamson County Sheriff's Office said its officers are paid less than law enforcement officers in city departments countywide.

Williamson County courthouse
Williamson County proposes lower tax rate ahead of final budget vote Aug. 31

The tax rate will go to support a recommended $440.5 million total operating budget.

Photo of a doctor with a pregnant woman
Austin health experts warn delta variant could pose higher risk for pregnant women

Maternal medicine doctors across Central Texas have seen increasing numbers of pregnant women coming to the hospital with breathing issues and pregnancy complications as a result of COVID-19.

Wayback Burgers makes cooked-to-order burgers and hand-dipped milkshakes. (Courtesy Wayback Burgers)
6 eateries open or coming to Cedar Park, Leander; Trudy's North Star reopens in Northwest Austin and more Central Texas news

Read the latest business and community news from the Central Texas area, including Tiff's Treats opening in Hutto.

student writing on paper
Texas Legislature allows parents to opt for students to repeat grade levels or courses

Senate Bill 1697 is effective for the 2021-22 school year.

Photo of medical professions in a hospital
Health officials warn ICU space is critically low as Travis County sees its 900th COVID-19 death

As the delta variant drives transmission rates up, local hospital systems warn that ICUs are strained.

At Blue Gecko, a Texas Taco comes with seasoned ground beef, lettuce, tomato, sour cream, cheese and bacon. (Courtesy Blue Gecko)
New taco spot opens in Four Points; roadwork for Austin's Zilker Eagle continues and more Central Texas news

Read the latest business and community news from the Central Texas area, including news on when Lou Neff Road will open in Central Austin.

TheraWave Vibrant Wellness is located at 1616 Williams Drive, Ste. 107, Georgetown. (Courtesy TheraWave Vibrant Wellness)
TheraWave Vibrant Wellness now open in Georgetown

The business is focused on offering pulsed electro-magnetic frequency therapy.