Southwest Austin
7:54 PM Nov 12, 2019 CST

Dove Springs Recreation Center could be renamed after Constable George Morales

The Dove Springs Recreation Center could be renamed after Constable George Morales, although some residents oppose changing the park's name at all.


Lake Travis | Westlake

Three businesses coming to or now open at the Hill Country Galleria

Runaway Luna Lifestyle and more are projected to open the Hill Country Galleria.


Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Pflugerville Plaza named finalist in Texas Downtown Association's Best Public Improvement Award

Formally named "The Best Little Plaza in Texas," the plaza is home to a variety of civic, recreational and entertainment events.



Central Austin

Groundbreaking for Moody Center at The University of Texas set for Dec. 3

The UT Board of Regents gave final approval Nov. 14 to a $38.5 million project to realign Red River Street around the new basketball arena.


Lake Travis | Westlake

Ladies of Charity Lake Travis Thrift Shop holds groundbreaking for new location

Ladies of Charity Lake Travis held its groundbreaking event Thursday, Nov. 14, at the site of its new thrift shop location at 440 Medical Parkway Drive, Lakeway.


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

San Marcos Fire Department investigates explosions near Texas State

Officials have not identified a cause.


New Braunfels

New Braunfels resident earns Southern Texas PGA Bill Strausbaugh award

One New Braunfels resident is at the top of his game.



Central Austin

City Council green lights $8 million Rodeway Inn plan for homeless shelter transition, vows to address crime in the area

South Austin neighbors raised concerns that criminal activity in the area will put homeless individuals who enter the shelter at risk.


Northwest Austin

Coworking space for parents with on-site child care opens in North Austin

A new coworking space called Poppy is now open.


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt coming soon to The Lyndon in San Marcos

The yogurt shop will feature customized frozen dessert and fro-yo cakes.


Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

NCAA Big 12 Soccer Championships moves to Round Rock for 2020-22 competitions

The move marks the first time in seven years Texas will host the championship event.



Lake Travis | Westlake

Mirabelle Spa opens in Lakeway

Mirabelle face, body and skin spa opens a new Lakeway location.


Southwest Austin

New Brightway insurance office opens in South Austin

Brightway, The Trusted Agency opened a new office in late October.


Round Rock | Pflugerville | Hutto

Jersey Mike's Subs to open second Round Rock location in 2020

The second Round Rock location is anticipated to open in early 2020, Jersey Mike's officials confirmed.


New Braunfels

Schertz Bank & Trust coming soon to New Braunfels

It will be the bank's first location in New Braunfels.



Southwest Austin

Marucci Clubhouse baseball facility opens in Southwest Austin

Marucci Clubhouse opened its new Southwest Austin location in October.


Central Austin

Toxic algae blooms are becoming more common, scientists say

Months have passed, but the capital city still has signs up warning of ongoing dangerous conditions in Lady Bird Lake.


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

RE/MAX Posh Properties and Motto Mortgage joint office now open in Kyle

A grand opening was held Nov. 8.


Cedar Park | Leander

Leander vehicle service business changes name to Lamb's Tire and Auto

Driver's Edge Complete Tire and Auto Service, at 3510 Lakeline Blvd., Leander, is now Lamb's Tire and Automotive



San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

GUIDE: 7 things to do in and around San Marcos, Buda and Kyle in November and December

Turkey trots, cookoffs, arts markets and more.


Lake Travis | Westlake

14-year-old Lakeway resident launches cosmetics company

Lady Caroline Cosmetics feautres organic, vegan and crulety free skincare products


Lake Travis | Westlake

West Lake Hills receives planning excellence award

West Lake Hills' Zonning and Planning Comission is recognized for its excellence in professional planning.