3:00 PM Oct 18, 2021 CDT

Perky Beans Cafe open for breakfast, lunch in north Leander

The cafe menu includes pancakes, omelets, eggs Benedict, sandwiches, mimosas and more.


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Inaugural Williamson County Fair and Rodeo ready to open gates Oct. 21 after coronavirus delay

After the inaugural Williamson County Fair and Rodeo was postponed in 2020, county and fair officials said they are excited to kick off the agricultural celebration.




Eanes ISD easing restrictions on campus activities

Eanes ISD easing restrictions in time for Veterans Day celebrations



CI NATION ROUNDUP: Read the latest top news about restaurants, businesses and other commercial projects that are coming soon or now open

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 19.


Officials look to make new Williamson County precinct map available to public in early November

Williamson County will redraw its commissioner precinct map after the county saw a 44% growth in population over the past decade.



CI NATION ROUNDUP: New H-E-B in Leander opening soon; Texas Supreme Court grants rehearing for high-speed rail eminent domain case and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 18.


4 businesses coming to Cedar Park, Leander

Check out four businesses coming soon to the area, including fitness studios, a coffee shop and a therapy center. 


New H-E-B in Leander opening soon

The store is scheduled to open Wednesday, Nov. 17.


20 fall activities to do across Central Texas; Grand Donuts coming to Georgetown and more top area news

Read the top business and community news from the past week from the Central Texas area.



CI NATION ROUNDUP: Austin commission OKs development plan near Lady Bird Lake; shopping center coming to Porter and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 15.



Featured neighborhood: Learn about Cedar Park's Red Oaks

Red Oaks home values range from $525,000 to $975,000.


CI NATION ROUNDUP: More restaurant, retail space could be coming to north Frisco development; Locatelli’s owners launch virtual food hall in Cypress, and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 14.



The Lash Lounge now open in Cedar Park

The studio offers four types of eyelash extensions, eyelash lifts, eyelash tinting, brow tinting, brow threading and microblading.


Grand Donuts coming to Georgetown; new businesses open in Central Austin and more area news

Read the latest business and community news from the Central Texas area.


CI NATION ROUNDUP: Frisco ISD proposes attendance zone modifications; concerns are voiced over Grogan's Mill Village Center vacancies, plus more top stories

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 13.


For Whipped Bakery & Cafe owners, life’s too short to wait on dreams

Few companies have the imprint of COVID-19 baked into their origin story like Whipped Bakery & Cafe in Leander.



Austin-Bergstrom International Airport moves one step closer to adding fourth security checkpoint at main terminal

The airport had its fourth busiest day ever on Oct. 8, which officials attribute in part to the Austin City Limits Music Festival and the University of Texas versus the University of Oklahoma football game.


Coffee shop to open in Round Rock Oct. 14; New Braunfels airport changes name and more Central Texas news

Read the latest business and community news from the Central Texas area.


CI NATION ROUNDUP: Gov. Abbott signs order banning COVID-19 vaccine mandates; Frisco businesses seek to solve area workforce shortage, and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 12.


Voters to consider $772M Leander ISD bond in November election

Bond projects include new school construction, technology updates and aging school improvements.



Gov. Abbott signs executive order banning all COVID-19 vaccine mandates

Citing the Biden administration’s recent vaccine mandates, the governor signed an order on Oct. 11 preventing any entity from mandating a vaccine.


Central Texas transportation organization stacks its population projections up against U.S. Census data

CAMPO’s projections play an important role in deciding which regional transportation projects will be prioritized.