Pflugerville | Hutto
12:58 PM CST

Pflugerville ISD finalizes start date, winter break for 2021-22 school year

Planning ahead on a family vacation? Find out when classes start at Pflugerville ISD for the 2021-22 school year.


Southwest Austin | Dripping Springs
3:36 PM CST

Gabriela's to open in Southpark Meadows; Al’s Formal Wear rebrands and more South Austin business news

Find the latest local business news from South Austin here.


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Vaccine portal opens in Hays County; read Austin business news and more Central Texas info

Read the latest business and community news from Central Texas.




Central Austin

Ground breaks on Capitol Quarters, Austin's first car-free multifamily housing development

Developer Weaver Buildings said the project is aimed at urban commuters who are committed to getting around wiithout cars.


Georgetown

Williamson County adds 294 new COVID-19 cases, 3 deaths Jan. 22

Here is what you need to know today about coronavirus in Williamson County.


Pflugerville | Hutto

Pflugerville ISD trustee Mary Kimmins will not seek re-election in May

Trustee Mary Kimmins was elected to the board in 2015 and previously served as board vice president.



Cedar Park | Leander

Leander ISD students to make up snow day in April

The April date was set in the 2020-21 district calendar and otherwise would have been a holiday.


Cedar Park | Leander

Council OKs $1B Leander Springs development, addresses water concerns in agreement

Council will consider final zoning documents Feb. 4.


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Hays County vaccine signup portal is now live, but officials warn of short supply

A press release from the county states time slots will fill up quickly due to a limited supply.


New Braunfels

200 Comal County residents receive first vaccine dose at county COVID-19 vaccination center

Since vaccines first became available in Texas in mid-December, Guadalupe County health care providers have received a total of 4,275 doses, while Comal County providers have received a total of 4,900 doses.



Northwest Austin

Cake design specialist Bento Bakes now open in Anderson Mill

Local custom cake designer Bento Bakes is now open at a brick-and-mortar location in the Anderson Mill area.


Central Austin

Second phase of ACC Highland campus opens in Central Austin

The campus is home to the Austin Community College District's Culinary Arts Department.


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

San Marcos CISD's DeZavala Elementary renovations on schedule for August completion

The DeZavala Elementary overhaul is one of several projects that are part of a more than $100 million bond for the district.


Lake Travis | Westlake

Real estate competition grows in Lake Travis-Westlake region as Central Texas sees unprecedented housing demand

Residential home sales in the Lake Travis-Westlake area soared by 28.5% in December. The total dollar volume, which represents the month’s total sale prices, increased by 56.2%.



San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

San Marcos CISD ready for COVID-19 vaccines

San Marcos CISD officials have a plan on paper for vaccinating adults. Now, they just need the vaccine.


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Kyle officials show enthusiasm for proposed 57-acre multiuse development

While officials on Jan. 19 said they will still need to receive a second hearing of the request to rezone the land, which should come at an upcoming meeting in February, council members expressed excitement about the project.


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

2020 bond could be resurrected by Hays CISD

Hays CISD On Jan. 25, Hays CISD expects to call for a May bond election to address growth and other district needs, according to district Director of Communications Tim Savoy.


Southwest Austin | Dripping Springs

Austin ISD families can return to campus after 2 weeks of encouraging virtual learning

Austin ISD has seen a 28% decrease in weekly coronavirus cases since the first week of January.



Georgetown

Journey Gymnastics strives to be a one-stop-shop for kid-friendly exercise

Journey Gymnastics offers a wide range of classes for all skill levels.


Cedar Park | Leander

May election called for Leander mayor, 3 City Council seats

Applications for the seats opened Jan. 13 and will close Feb. 12.


Central Austin

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott floats ‘statewide camping ban’ as homeless debate heats up

The legality of reinstating tighter restrictions on public camping, solicitation, and sitting and lying down remains vague.


Southwest Austin | Dripping Springs

Dripping Springs ISD sets timelines for superintendent search, school rezoning

This spring marks a season of change for DSISD.



San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Hays County's real estate market soared in 2020

Despite a spring slowdown, real estate sales in Hays County saw double-digit increases in volume and price in 2020.


Round Rock

Round Rock ISD announces four days of virtual learning in February, March and May

Students will spend those days at home participating in online schooling while teachers engage in planning and preparation.