3:52 PM Nov 12, 2019 CST

Koller hired as principal at new Danielson Middle School

The Leander ISD board of trustees has hired Mark Koller as the first principal at Danielson Middle School.


6:41 PM Nov 5, 2019 CST

Travis County voters approve Expo Center proposition

Precinct 1 Commissioner Jeff Travillion said in a statement that investment in the Expo Center is "long overdue."

Central Texas transportation agencies investing millions in I-35 for new lanes, intersection improvements aimed at aiding mobility

About 20 miles of I-35 through Central Texas will see an infusion of $400 million in state and federal funding to add one to two additional lanes in an effort to improve mobility.



Savvy Chix Studio now offering sewing classes in Leander area

Savvy Chix Studio opened in Leander on Oct. 30.


Travis County intergovernmental relations officer announces retirement, triggers "aggressive" hiring schedule

Deece Eckstein, Travis County's inaugural intergovernmental relations officer, will retire at the end of the year.


Pinballz owner to open collectibles shop in Lakeline Plaza

Collectors Crossroads is opening in the Lakeline Plaza Shopping Center on Nov. 22.


MaidPro North Austin relocates from Leander to Cedar Park

MaidPro North Austin is a professional home cleaning service.



Leander Trail of Trains initiative pays homage to community’s railroad roots

Local businesses are displaying painted concrete train sculptures in Leander.


Leander's new City Manager Rick Beverlin to start Dec. 2

The current assistant city manager of Galveston will serve as Leander's next city manager.


Influx in open records requests spurs Leander to hire new position, update processes

The city of Leander has received 569 open records requests this year, up from 484 in 2018.


Gallop Family Dentistry reaches 15th anniversary in Cedar Park

Gallop Family Dentistry is located on Cypress Creek Road.



Leander to look into creating Old Town park

The city of Leander may turn a 0.82-acre lot next to City Hall into a park.


Cedar Park hires architect to design Brushy Creek North Fork Trail

Cedar Park has hired an architectural firm to design a multiuse trail along Brushy Creek.


Three newcomers elected to Volente City Council

Three newcomers were elected to Volente City Council on Nov. 7.


Perky Beans Coffee now open in Leander area

Perky Beans Coffee is a family-owned coffee shop.



Hopdoddy Burger Bar now open in Cedar Park

Hopdoddy opened its first Cedar Park location Nov. 4.


Leander ISD trustees may change meeting schedule in 2020

Leander ISD’s board of trustees is scheduled to vote on a new meeting schedule for the 2020 calendar year


Formal wear boutique opens in Cedar Park

Atiana's Boutique opened Nov. 1 in the 1890 Ranch shopping center in Cedar Park


UPDATED: Here is how Texas voters weighed in on 10 state constitutional amendments on the ballot Nov. 5

Ten constitutional amendments went before voters in Texas on Election Day, Nov. 5.



Volente experiences voting delays with new system

Glitches in the new voting system caused two delays in the Village of Volente the morning of Nov. 5, according to a press release from the Travis County Clerk’s Office.


Leander ISD trustees may remove standardized test goals from annual improvement plan

Leander ISD's board of trustees may omit standardized test scores from annual improvement plan


UNOFFICIAL RESULTS: Williamson County $447 million roads and parks bond passes

Williamson County 2019 bond results start to come in


Williamson County veterans services director named service officer of the year in Central Texas

Williamson County Veterans Services director honored with state organization award